WebLog Posts in Category Installation
Folder Virtualization in Windows Vista
October 08, 2006 @ 4:58am

Folder Virtualization is a feature of Vista that allows virtualizing installation folders into a virtual store so that users who normally wouldn't be able to modify data in the Program Files folder get a private 'shadow' store so they can write to data. Interesting feature and certainly not very obvious...

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Windows Vista and Installing Custom Applications - can you feel the pain?
July 10, 2006 @ 10:40pm

Oh man, I’m going to REALLY hate Vista from an application installation and configuration perspective for custom applications. To make a long story short, pretty much none of my Windows applications run or in some cases don't install under the default Vista security configuration.

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