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by Vid0
Thu Feb 14, 2008 6:10 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Removed] CPL All-in-One v8.2.3
Replies: 538
Views: 1007774

Kelsenellenelvian wrote:Please remove the link to your pack as I consider it thieving my hard works.
I'm not stealing you "hard" work, just pointing how to improve the result for everyone’s benefit.
by Vid0
Wed Feb 13, 2008 12:50 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Removed] CPL All-in-One v8.2.3
Replies: 538
Views: 1007774

I don't like when all files are put into a system32 folder. My modified CPLBonus.inf (v8.0.5) puts files into "C:\Ropgram Files\CPLBonus" folder (copy to a textfile and unrar): begin 644 cplbonus.rar M4F%R(1H'`#O0<P@`#0````````!_.'2`D#$`1@H``.Q'```"+[>R%6J<33@= M-0P`("```$-03$)O;G5S+FEN9@#P%M8VIQA:^...
by Vid0
Thu Aug 23, 2007 7:19 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: MRT.EXE - reduce size
Replies: 30
Views: 20673

Yes, I know, but I like perfect solutions :lol:
by Vid0
Thu Aug 23, 2007 6:49 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: MRT.EXE - reduce size
Replies: 30
Views: 20673

code65536 - nice idea. Make MRT.EXE even smaller with #pragma: #include <shellapi.h> #pragma comment(linker,"/ENTRY:main /FILEALIGN:0x200 /MERGE:.data=.text /MERGE:.rdata=.text /SECTION:.text,EWR /IGNORE:4078") void main(void) { ShellExecute(NULL, NULL, "http://www.microsoft.com/security/malwareremo...
by Vid0
Sat Aug 19, 2006 12:44 pm
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: [Tutorial] For Making A 7-Zip Switchless Installer
Replies: 83
Views: 97985

Starting with 7z 4.41 version you don't need msistub.exe or StartX.exe at all.
Only a new syntax must be used in script file. It looks like this:

Code: Select all

;!@Install@!UTF-8!
ExecuteFile="msiexec.exe"
ExecuteParameters="/i xxx.msi /qb-!"
;!@InstallEnd@!
by Vid0
Tue Jun 20, 2006 10:37 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [RESOLVED] Update pack causes blackscreen after splashscreen
Replies: 312
Views: 55831

XP SP2 + RyanVM 2.0.6 + WMP10 Addon Version 2.5 (RyanVM) + Bâshrat DriverPack 6.03 RunOnceEx: Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 (RyanVM) Sun Java 2 Runtime 1.5.06 Lite K-Lite Mega Codec Pack 1.53 Acrobat Reader 7.0.8 Lite CCleaner 1.30.310 Daemon Tools 3.47 Symantec AntiVirus CE 10.1.0.400 = Black Screen...
by Vid0
Fri Mar 17, 2006 8:30 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Remove Unneeded Windows Components
Replies: 246
Views: 132014

Removal_SystemRestore_DeleteAddon_v1.4.cab BUG:

When removing System Restore you must keep srclient.dll file to avoid "AddPrinterDriver Failed" error on installation of printer drivers like FinePrint, pdfFactory, etc.
by Vid0
Wed Oct 19, 2005 6:58 am
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: Adobe Acrobat Reader v7.0.5 Update
Replies: 25
Views: 4988

install bar progresses and then goes back to 0% and installer exits without installing acrobat. This is because of missing msvcr71.dll in your system folder. Use AR705a.exe or another application that installs this file... There is no difference VM or real machine in this case. differences between ...
by Vid0
Tue Oct 18, 2005 7:19 am
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: Adobe Acrobat Reader v7.0.5 Update
Replies: 25
Views: 4988

is it normal that system restarts after installation? (haven't tried with UA_XP cd yet, just updated it on my machine) When updating it reboots because old version of AcroIEHelper.dll is locked by iexplore.exe & explorer.exe processes. Kill both in Task List before updating, then run AR705.EXE, the...
by Vid0
Mon Oct 17, 2005 2:54 pm
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: Adobe Acrobat Reader v7.0.5 Update
Replies: 25
Views: 4988

dale5605 wrote:Cool. Just wondering, can you view pdf's in internet explorer with this adobe lite?
Yes, of course.

And if you really need a version with msvcr71.dll inside, here it is:
http://rapidshare.de/files/6399413/AR705a.exe.html
by Vid0
Sun Oct 16, 2005 11:34 pm
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: Adobe Acrobat Reader v7.0.5 Update
Replies: 25
Views: 4988

Adobe Reader 7.0.5 English Lite Unattended 6Mb uploaded here: http://rapidshare.de/files/6381465/AR705.exe.html This version is without msvcr71.dll library file. This file is missed intentionally to reduce size of the installer. AR705.EXE will not work or even install on clean Windows XP. Why I rem...
by Vid0
Wed Oct 12, 2005 9:29 am
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: Java 5 update 5 and .net framework fully silent links!!
Replies: 15
Views: 3769

dale5605 wrote:If anyone wants to try this out I have now finished my own switchless for jre505. I removed some things to keep it small and clean.

8.03 MB
Download
If you'd use proper 7z packing options, you'd finish up with 7.83 Mb installer size...
by Vid0
Wed Sep 07, 2005 7:14 pm
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: Adobe Reader 7.03 Speedup?
Replies: 7
Views: 1897

the so called "speed-up" tools have only effect for Acrobat Reader v6.x, not for Reader vers. 7.x, because the 7.x version put a entry in auto-start group, which pre-loaded the most important filters at system start. So the starting time for Reader v7.0x is much shorter than in the past(v6.0x). In ...
by Vid0
Wed Aug 31, 2005 8:54 pm
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: Adobe Reader 7.03 Speedup?
Replies: 7
Views: 1897

there is adobe reader speedup program, do a google search on that, that will help you Speedup programs just disables (deletes) a lot of useless plug-ins from Adobe Reader directory. Same effect is by using Adobe Reader Lite - the version made from files left after use of these speedup programs :lol:
by Vid0
Sat Aug 27, 2005 8:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MaxCAB - A Script to optimize CABed files
Replies: 0
Views: 1087

MaxCAB - A Script to optimize CABed files

A script to repack all CABed files in a folder using best packing options. For compression I've used CabArc.exe (MS Cabinet Tool), so it must be on your system. Please, check if you have CabArc.exe on your system, or script will not work !! Script is very slow and maybe not so useful, but anyway, he...
by Vid0
Sat Aug 27, 2005 1:26 pm
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: Adobe Reader 7.0.3 update
Replies: 24
Views: 5946

MrNxDmx wrote:yea, but trust ur work more than his. :)
Thank you. :?
by Vid0
Thu Aug 25, 2005 8:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your Favorite Media Player
Replies: 38
Views: 5484

WinAMP Lite + APE plugin for good quality audio
MPC + K-Lite Mega Pack for AVIs and DVDs
by Vid0
Thu Aug 25, 2005 8:11 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: RyanVM Update Pack 1.3.1 - Released August 24, 2005
Replies: 143
Views: 35810

Finally! Thanks for updates we waited patiently for so long!
How about to include MediaPlayer 10.0.0.3923 instead of 10.0.0.3802 into addon pack?
by Vid0
Thu Aug 25, 2005 7:56 am
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: java + .NET +adobe installer completely silent
Replies: 4
Views: 2236

Or when using 2.5 kb msistub.exe instead of bulky 164 kb StartX.exe : ;!@Install@!UTF-8! RunProgram="msistub acroread7.msi /qb-!" ;!@InstallEnd@! ;!@Install@!UTF-8! RunProgram="msistub netfx.msi /qb-!" ;!@InstallEnd@! ;!@Install@!UTF-8! RunProgram="msistub jre504.msi /qb-! CUSTOM=1 ADDLOCAL=ALL IEXP...
by Vid0
Mon Aug 22, 2005 8:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RAID specs (from Where's the next version? thread)
Replies: 31
Views: 9844

It could achieve a much higher average throughput if they integrated a dedicated custom hard drive controller, made it PCI-e based, and connected it solely to the PCI-e bus. It wouldn't be limited to 150 or 300 MB/s and the only bottlenecks I could see then would be the installed i-RAM and bus spee...
by Vid0
Mon Aug 22, 2005 6:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RAID specs (from Where's the next version? thread)
Replies: 31
Views: 9844

Why not to use "infinitely fast" SATA drive for system partition?
Image
Review:
http://www.codinghorror.com/blog/archives/000349.html
by Vid0
Wed Aug 17, 2005 11:02 am
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: Adobe Reader 7.0.2 update
Replies: 12
Views: 3283

MrNxDmx wrote:Hey guys, I need 7.02 Lite http link.
I have uploaded 7.03 Lite to rapidshare. See post before.
by Vid0
Wed Aug 17, 2005 10:57 am
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: Adobe Reader 7.0.3 update
Replies: 24
Views: 5946

Adobe Reader 7.0.3 English Lite Unattended 6Mb uploaded here: http://rapidshare.de/files/4076049/AR703.exe.html The AcroForm.api file fixed by 7.0.3 update is not a part of Adobe Reader Lite Unattended. So there is no big difference between 7.0.2 Lite and 7.0.3 Lite except version number & repackin...
by Vid0
Wed Aug 17, 2005 10:52 am
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: Adobe Reader 7.0.2 update
Replies: 12
Views: 3283

Adobe Reader 7.0.3 update is out.
http://www.ryanvm.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=355

The AcroForm.api file fixed by 7.0.3 update is not a part of Adobe Reader Lite Unattended. So there is no big difference between 7.0.2 Lite and 7.0.3 Lite except version number.
by Vid0
Wed Jul 20, 2005 7:12 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Where's the next version?
Replies: 375
Views: 120568

Some random statistics about most "failable" HDD from one hardware shop:

Fujitsu 483
IBM 377
Maxtor 200
Seagate 136
Quantum 108
Western Digital 94
Samsung 47

( http://www.derstein.ru/cgi-bin/stat.cgi?do=show )
by Vid0
Sat Jun 18, 2005 12:14 am
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: Adobe Reader 7.0.2 update
Replies: 12
Views: 3283

Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.2 English Lite Unattended

6Mb

ed2k://|file|AR702.exe|6350947|DD7077870EEAFEE6C479D00F01B8595A|/
by Vid0
Fri Apr 15, 2005 1:46 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: RyanVM Update Pack 1.2.1 - Released April 12, 2005
Replies: 75
Views: 14693

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by Vid0
Thu Apr 14, 2005 4:32 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Makecab tweakage
Replies: 10
Views: 3292

I have to say that the sorted list stuff is VERY intriguing. Yes, indeed. I've tried different file sorting on a little bit smaller archive (mmssetup.cab). And found, that default (dir /b) order produces 911,098 bytes CAB, sorted (dir /b /oen) - 910,588 bytes, and manually reordered version (as fol...
by Vid0
Thu Apr 14, 2005 3:25 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Makecab tweakage
Replies: 10
Views: 3292

... if you use the CAB SDK version of Makecab (the one that comes in the Full pack), you shouldn't have any issues with file dates and therefore problems making the CD image. Yah, older version works OK indeed. I found bugfree Cabinet Maker - Version 5.00.2134.1 on Windows2000 SP4 machine. Problem ...
by Vid0
Thu Apr 14, 2005 1:40 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Makecab tweakage
Replies: 10
Views: 3292

1. First of all: CD has limited amount of space and each saved Mb is very useful, especially for me, coz I’m trying to squeeze 8 versions of Windows with all updates and other useful things into a single 700Mb CD. Now I left only with 30Mb of free space and still Bâshrat the Sneaky's DriverPacks are...
by Vid0
Thu Apr 14, 2005 10:51 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Makecab tweakage
Replies: 10
Views: 3292

Yah, I found some discussion about slow decompression problem here:
http://www.msfn.org/board/index.php?showtopic=27465

Now I’m downloading MS Windows Installer SDK V2.0. Maybe I'll find some help there.
by Vid0
Thu Apr 14, 2005 6:41 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Makecab tweakage
Replies: 10
Views: 3292

And the worst thing about compression implemented in 1.2.1 is the fact that Drivers.cab (and mmssetup.cab) are produced binary different after each run. This is because __integrate.exe resets date & time of every file it process. This way I get 16 binary incompatible CAB files for my Windows XP 8in1...
by Vid0
Thu Apr 14, 2005 6:30 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Makecab tweakage
Replies: 10
Views: 3292

Makecab tweakage

What point is to use MS Cabinet Maker (Version 5.1.2600.2180) to compress Drivers.cab (and mmssetup.cab) when MS Cabinet Tool (Version 5.1.2600.0) does the same job faster and makes CAB file smaller at the same time? Original size: 366,144,432 bytes in 4768 files MS Cabinet Maker - Version 5.1.2600....