Installation of Certificate into Trusted Root Certification Authorities store

If you visit a webpage with a self-signed certification you will usually see the following warning: There is a problem with this website's security certificate. To avoid the messge you need to install the certificate into the Trusted Root Certification Authorities certificat store. This can be done very easily with executing the following command: certmgr […]

Run .NET Applications in 32-Bit Mode under 64-Bit Windows

Sometimes it is necessary to run .NET applications in 32-Bit mode. One example is the usage of Adobe Reader Interop Libraries which will crash if they run in 64-Bit mode. cd C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework64\v2.0.50727 ldr64 setwow This will force all .NET applications to be run in 32-Bit mode.

MSI Install Errror with CustomAction to execute a VBS-Script

The following error: "There is a problem with this Windows Installer package. A script required for this install to complete could not be run. Contact your support personnel or package vendor" Usually results from using the line: Set WShell = WScript.CreateObject("WScript.Shell") instead of Set WShell = CreateObject("WScript.Shell") this is caused because inside a MSI vbs-Scripts […]