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Windows - Portable Installation 5 months 1 week ago #438

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Dear All,
does exist a portable installation for windows that will not require admin rights?
zy allow to unzip and execute... this is very useful in many situations...
Thanks
Fabio

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Windows - Portable Installation 5 months 1 week ago #439

Hi Fabio,

It is quite simple to prepare a portable installation on a USB drive for example/
You need to first copy the application installation folder tree.
Second stage is to copy the user data tree starting with the "data" folder into the same folder as the application.
That's it. When the program runs it will eventually find the data tree inside the application folder.

Enjoy,
David
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Windows - Portable Installation 5 months 1 week ago #440

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I will try - but not so trivial if you don't have access to a win machine as admin... I will have to use the installer on a VM on Linux or Mac to install and copy back to a USB pen...
Why not just distribute a ZIP file as an option to the installer?

Thanks anyway
Fabio

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Windows - Portable Installation 3 months 4 weeks ago #458

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Hello,
You normally do not need to be admin to copy a folder from your hard disk to a USB key
Bonne journée ou bonne soirée (vous pouvez choisir)
Have a nice day or good night (you can choose)
Guten Morgen oder gute Nacht (Sie können wählen)

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