WiX Toolset

Item Templates

WiX Visual Studio package provides the following item templates for WiX projects:

  • WiX File - a .wxs file pre-populated with the same information as the default WXS file in a WiX Library Project
  • WiX Include File - a blank .wxi file
  • WiX Localization File - a blank .wxl file
  • Text File - a blank .txt file

For more information about WiX file types, please visit the File List section.

To add a new item:

  1. Right-click on the project node in the Solution Explorer.
  2. Choose Add | New Item... and select the appropriate item template.
  3. Type in the item name in the Name field and press Add.