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These are the most Frequently asked queries about Windows Installer.
Q. What is Windows Installer?
A. Windows Installer is a system service for installing and managing applications. It provides a standard method for developing, customizing, installing, and updating applications.
Q. What basic functionality is provided by Windows Installer?
A. Windows Installer provides the following basic functions:
- Transactional operations: All installation operations are transactional. For each operation that Windows Installer performs, it generates an equivalent undo operation that would undo the change made to the system. If a failure occurs during the middle of an installation, Windows Installer can roll back the machine to its original state.
- Self-healing: Windows Installer supports "self-...