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Product Element

The Product element is analogous to the main function in a C program. When linking, only one Product section can be given to the linker to produce a successful result. Using this element creates an msi file.
Windows Installer references
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Sequence (min: 1, max: 1)
  1. Package (min: 1, max: 1)
  2. Choice of elements (min: 0, max: unbounded)
Name Type Description Required
Id AutogenGuid The product code GUID for the product. Yes
Codepage String The code page integer value or web name for the resulting MSI. See remarks for more information.  
Language LocalizableInteger The decimal language ID (LCID) for the product. Yes
Manufacturer String The manufacturer of the product. Yes
Name String The descriptive name of the product. Yes
UpgradeCode Guid The upgrade code GUID for the product.  
Version String The product's version string. Yes
Any Attribute (namespace='##other' processContents='lax') Extensibility point in the WiX XML Schema. Schema extensions can register additional attributes at this point in the schema.

You can specify any valid Windows code page by integer like 1252, or by web name like Windows-1252. See Code Pages for more information.

See Also
Wix Schema