You can use thefeature in the Installation Customization Tool to deploy Workspace Settings. With this approach, you open the Workspace Settings dialog box from the Installation Customization Tool. The modified settings are automatically saved to your companion file and deployed to the correct directory.
NOTE:You can also create customize the Workspace.settings file by launching the Workspace directly, then creating a companion file as described in Create a Companion Package to Install Customized Settings Files.
To change workspace settings from the Installation Customization Tool
From your administrative installation point, open the Installation Customization Tool from a desktop shortcut or by typing the following command line:
From thedialog box, select , and then click .
From the navigation pane, click.
Under, select either (the default), or .
On the navigation pane, click.
From the list of, select and then click .
Thedialog box opens in a separate window.
Select the feature you want to modify. After you make your changes and click, the Workspace window closes. In the Installation Customization Tool window, under , you will see where the modified settings will be installed.
Repeat steps 6 and 7 to customize additional settings.
Save the companion package file (.msi) and close the Installation Customization Tool. You can deploy the companion file as it is, or you can edit it to add additional files.
Custom settings are automatically saved in the Application.settings file. The companion installer file is automatically configured to deploy this file for per-user installs to:
Or, for all users to: