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Introduction to Visual Patch 2.0
Visual Patch 2.0 is a fast and efficient system for creating software patches. This unique solution features state-of-the-art binary differencing and compression algorithms, combined with a powerful full-history patching engine. Visual Patch makes an excellent...
I have been using visual patch for some time now to build differential patches and must say, it's awesome! But sometimes when deploying it appears that files are not being updated. I now that is because of files not being upgraded in the past, due to an omission on my part :eek:
When two silent patches are started via *.cmd-script shortly one after another, our application goes awry. (it's not the case when the patches are started manually, even via commandline)
My question: Are there any processes working after the main task (the one shown in the taskmanager)...
I am getting either an error 3040 saying it could not append file size to file or I get out of memory....
I read on another thread that the error could be a drive error, but I have tried writing the patch file to another drive entirely and get the same problem...
We need to deploy a...
i have Added A CheckBox Screen To My Patch, And After The Patch has Been applied i want it to run the program PAL.exe
how would one do so with code.?
thanx in advance
I'm using Visual Patch 2.0 and I could not able to get Installed version of application.
Here is my script,
local MainKey = HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE;
local SubKey = SessionVar.Expand("Software\\xxxxxxx");
local ValueName = "InstallPath";
local FolderPath =...
I'm using Visual Patch 2.0 and I tried add custom message into log file, looks log file not even created.
In project settings Create Log file is checked and Extended Errors has been selected for include action details. And I set the log file name as
%AppFolder%\%ProductName% Patch Log.txt...
Am gettng error while patching a dll file.
gettng error msg as
"Failed patching xxxxx.dll" with msgbox caption "Error (111)".
i enabled logging in project settngs. the log file just showing line as
"Error Patch File (111): c:\xxxxx.dll (104)"
what are these numbers 111 and 104 ?
am new bey to this Visual Patch and would like to know how to get full error log while patching(runtime)?.
- Any command line options to set a text file for logging?.
- how to set verbos options in visual patch?.
while preparing patch works good and while at runtime failed giving...
Hello I have the following code:
local MainKey = HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE;
--Debug.Print("MainKey =" .. MainKey .. "\r\n");
local SubKey = SessionVar.Expand("Software\\JohnDeere\\IVS\\JDLinkMMSDirect\\");
--Debug.Print("subkey =" .. SubKey .. "\r\n");
local ValueName = "InstallPath";
I recently created a patch and added the French and Spanish Languages to it. The Language window showed that the French file was installed but that the Spanish one was the same as the Default which was English. Is there a way to download a Spanish Language file?
I have an application that has a sql express 2005 data base associated to it. IfI were to want to make a database change with a script is there a way to trigger a script to run on the client in addition to the incremental changes made by the diff files?
I'm trying to keep this simple and I'm using VP 2.0 to patch version 1.1 to version 1.1.1 of my software. The patch is returning that the current version is already installed when it's clearly not. The installed version is 1.1 on the system but the patch is saying that version 1.1.1 is installed. ...
Everything was working fine yesterday I was going to test some code changed so I did a new build now I keep getting this F"ailed To Extract File From Archive". Anyone else run into this???
I would like to create several incremental patches but then put some logic in the update code to keep updating until the patch level is at the most current. What is the best way to do this?
Can somebody please tell me how to get the value of a session variable like %AppFolder%? I think the value of this is at the root of a problem of mine but I can't figure out what it thinks that value is.
I have a program that I built with Auto Play that has several Powerpoints presentations in it that are over 200MB each. Is there anyway to patch the "difference" between the Powerpoints, rather than having it replace the whole file? Here's an example:
Powerpoint #1 is 100MB...
I encountered some problems with keyfiles which are not in the root folder of my application path. I'd like to use my .exe for keyfile as recommended, but it is located in %AppFolder%\bin\release.
When I tag it as keyfile, the patch won't find the installed application. When I use...
We have been using Visual Patch for almost a year now, without issue. We have a product that we make a monolithic patch for once a month or so, until now this has been fine.
We use the executable as the key file and this has worked without issue until today.
We are now getting...
Please add Drag and drop of files on the Primer Files tab.
How can I stop and start a windows service with an action script? Is there any way to do this besides executing a net stop and net start command through Shell.Execute?
Never Mind. I found the answer
Service.Start and Service.Stop
where can I download some more languages like italian and spanish? Maybe I'm blind but I can't find it.. ;)
Philip Hammer, Deck13 Interactive
I've a problem with the creation date of a file after a patch. The date is set to the point where a user performs the patch. But i need the original date and time. I only can reach this if i set the flag "force install" to this file with the drawback of increasing file size.
Iím with a game company who is creating an MMO lite type of game. We were looking at Indigo Roseís Virtual Patch, Setup Factory and True Update software as a potential solution for our game.
I have a few questions which Iím hoping someone can help with:
Are there any game companies...
I am very impressed with the suite since purchasing three seats this past week.
However I am not sure the best way to integrate all the means available to keep it all up-to-date.
I wrote a project in AMS that is a document launcher. Users have it on a USB thumb drive and when run it needs...
We've put up a new section on the website for showcasing customer comments on AutoPlay Media Studio, Setup Factory, TrueUpdate, Visual Patch or any other Indigo Rose product.
We'd really appreciate you taking a few minutes to...
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