Installation Issue with Windows 7, Intel RAID Storage Controller and Advanced Format Disk

I had to re-install Windows 7 on one of my machines. It’s important to note that I had to re-install it, means, I had Windows 7 already running on that box. The installation started as expected, created the partition, copied the files, started to setup the system. And when it …

Extract Files From .msi

Usually it is possible to use your favorite compression utility to treat a Microsoft Installer Package (MSI) like it is a normal archive. Though, sometimes this does not work. In this case one can use the Windows Installer Tool (msiexec.exe) to extract the files from the MSI package. The tool …