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No option to exclude files

After adding a project reference, there are referenced files that I don't want to include in the installer but there is no option to exclude them. For example, I have a DLL that has embedded images...

Id #4760 | Release: None | Updated: Apr 9 at 10:07 AM by tomenglert | Created: Nov 16, 2016 at 6:46 PM by dxbydt

Crash when opening WiX Setup Editor (VS2013)

I have a number of VS2013 solutions, each containing a C++ application project and a number of C++ LIB and DLL projects. In one of these solutions I have created a WiX setup project and used the Wa...

Id #4692 | Release: None | Updated: May 21, 2016 at 1:46 PM by tomenglert | Created: Mar 15, 2016 at 10:41 PM by ldwren

VSTO Project not listed under Projects to install

Hi, I have a rather large VSTO project and would like to maintain the WIX Setup more comfortable. Unfortunately, the project does not get listed unter "Projects to install". Any suggestion Josef

Id #4670 | Release: None | Updated: Mar 20, 2016 at 5:14 PM by tomenglert | Created: Jan 15, 2016 at 2:02 PM by urgestein

Path comparison should not be case sensitive

Shared components are displayed twice: ...\Packages.. and ...\packages.. depending on the casing of the path in the project files.

Id #4662 | Release: None | Updated: Dec 28, 2015 at 4:30 PM by tomenglert | Created: Dec 8, 2015 at 1:57 PM by tomenglert

Visual Studio crashes on GetSubProjects

Visual Studio crashes on this function at tomenglertde.Wax.Model.VisualStudio.DteExtensions.GetSubProjects(System.Collections.IEnumerable, System.Collections.Generic.ICollection`1<EnvDTE.Project>)...

Id #4656 | Release: None | Updated: Dec 28, 2015 at 4:30 PM by tomenglert | Created: Nov 30, 2015 at 8:35 AM by janmarten1980

Format xml

Format the xml (.wx*) after modifying

Id #4655 | Release: None | Updated: Dec 20, 2015 at 4:32 PM by tomenglert | Created: Nov 28, 2015 at 6:29 PM by tomenglert

Project list should have a tree mod that reflect existing solution folders

For huge solutions we have solution folders to help navigate around in the solution e.g. all test has been put in a solution folder. However in Wax the list of projects is flattened.

Id #4635 | Release: None | Updated: Dec 28, 2015 at 4:37 PM by tomenglert | Created: Sep 15, 2015 at 2:41 PM by jodNi

Subfolders not copied

Hi, First of all, Wax is really great and helps a lot in adding many files to setup. However, subfolders files are correctly added to Wix but are not copied on setup. The reason is that subfolder...

Id #4599 | Release: None | Updated: May 23, 2015 at 6:19 PM by tomenglert | Created: May 18, 2015 at 7:16 AM by Zcodez

Suggestion for better file source determination

Instead of using user-defined variables to determine source paths, why not instead: Add the selected Projects to install as references in the Wix project. Use project variables to define the sour...

Id #4586 | Release: None | Updated: May 23, 2015 at 6:19 PM by tomenglert | Created: May 5, 2015 at 3:15 PM by tomenglert

After deleting WiX setup following error appears

Hi, After deleting WiX setup following error appears when trying to run Wax editor. Scenario: Create WiX setup project, edited it with Wax and then removed it from solution. Create new WiX setup...

Id #1410 | Release: None | Updated: Jan 6, 2015 at 2:38 PM by tomenglert | Created: Jan 4, 2015 at 10:46 AM by Vertygo