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Project Ribbon Page

The Project Ribbon page contains the actions for creating new project structure units and preparing a project. This section describes each group from this page and all available actions.

New Ribbon Group

The New Ribbon group is used to create new items within a project.

System Folder

System Folder

The System Folder button from the New group on the Project Ribbon page should be used to add a new system folder object to the currently configured project.

Drive

Drive

The Drive button from the New group on the Project Ribbon page should be used to add a new logical drive to the currently configured project.

Root Key

Root Key

The Root Key button from the New group on the Project Ribbon page should be used to add a new root key to the currently configured project.

Environment Variable

Environment Variable

The Environment Variable button from the New group on the Project Ribbon page should be used to add a new environment variable modification to the currently configured project.

Service

Service

The Service button from the New group on the Project Ribbon page should be used to add a new service modification to the currently configured project.

Win32 Assembly

Win32 Assembly

The Win32 Assembly button from the New group on the Project Ribbon page should be used to add a new Win32 assembly to the currently configured project.

.NET Assembly

.NET Assembly

The .NET Assembly button from the New group on the Project Ribbon page should be used to add a new .NET assembly to the currently configured project.

Basic Driver

Basic Driver

The Basic Driver button from the New group on the Project Ribbon page should be used to add a new basic driver deployment action to the currently configured project.

Driver Package

Driver Package

The Driver Package button from the New group on the Project Ribbon page should be used to add a new driver package to the currently configured project to be either installed or pre-installed by a resulting MSI package.

Printer Entries

Printer Entries

The Printer Entries drop-down button from the New group on the Project Ribbon page can be used to create modifications to the printing system to be performed by a resulting MSI package

Action

Action

The Action button from the New group on the Project Ribbon page should be used to create a new action and add it to the selected project.

Wrapped Package

Wrapped Package

The Wrapped Package button from the New group on the Project Ribbon page should be used to create a new wrapped package and add it to the selected project.

Links Ribbon Group

The Links Ribbon group contains the actions for preparing projects for an MSI package creation.

Prepare

Prepare

The Prepare button from the Links group on the Project Ribbon page should be used to prepare the selected projects.

Missing Links

Missing Links

The Missing Links drop-down button from the Links group on the Project Ribbon page allows you to choose the method for resolving the problems with missing files in the selected projects. You can either remove those files, or try to check if they became available.

Import Ribbon Group

The Import Ribbon group should be used to import file system or registry changes into projects.

File System

File System

The File System drop-down button from the Import group on the Project Ribbon page should be used to add files and folders from the file system to the selected project.

Registry

Registry

The Registry button from the Import group on the Project Ribbon page allows you to add the changes defined in the specific registration entries (.reg) file to the selected project.

System Folders Ribbon Group

The System Folders Ribbon group contains the actions for rolling and unrolling the system folders for a project.

Roll All

Roll All

The Roll All button from the System Folders group on the Project Ribbon page should be used to replace all system folders with their definitions in the selected projects.

Unroll All

Unroll All

The Unroll All button from the System Folders group on the Project Ribbon page allows you to expand the system folder definitions to their absolute local paths in the selected projects.