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by Alexander Riedel
Wed Jul 08, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: PowerShell
Topic: Script Runs Fine in Debug, Errors in Normal Run
Replies: 5
Views: 1199

Re: Script Runs Fine in Debug, Errors in Normal Run

Very odd. Usually something like this results from a timing issue. I will move this over to the general PowerShell section, maybe someone else has an idea about this.
by Alexander Riedel
Thu Jun 25, 2020 8:14 pm
Forum: PowerShell Studio
Topic: Debugger Step Into (F11) not working
Replies: 2
Views: 324

Re: Debugger Step Into (F11) not working

F11 steps into the function at the current execution context. This implies that F11 is pressed when the application being debugged is already stopped. From your description I am not sure that this is the case here. Please provide a more detailed description. "Code does get executed in the called For...
by Alexander Riedel
Thu Jun 25, 2020 12:18 pm
Forum: PowerShell Studio
Topic: Issues with Sapien Script Packager
Replies: 5
Views: 1060

Re: Issues with Sapien Script Packager

No, doing so by default would open a backdoor for malicious scripts. The script execution policy at any system has to be determined by whoever administrates the system, not by us overriding it. It would be far too easy to manipulate a script embedded in an MSI file. You can execute a script with tha...
by Alexander Riedel
Thu Jun 25, 2020 7:01 am
Forum: PowerShell Studio
Topic: Issues with Sapien Script Packager
Replies: 5
Views: 1060

Re: Issues with Sapien Script Packager

Because custom actions are executed in an external shell, quotes must generally be doubled up or any script receiving a file name parameter with a space in it must re-quote it. If you pass a file name with a space to a custom action script, the shell removes quotes around arguments, but add the quot...
by Alexander Riedel
Wed Jun 24, 2020 11:35 am
Forum: PowerShell Studio
Topic: Issues with Sapien Script Packager
Replies: 5
Views: 1060

Re: Issues with Sapien Script Packager

Thank you for your feedback. There is no provision for prohibiting space characters in any of these fields. I was easily able to enter path names and arguments containing spaces for custom actions. I was also not able to verify that a change to an argument would need to be applied twice. I will forw...
by Alexander Riedel
Mon Jun 22, 2020 9:17 am
Forum: PowerShell
Topic: Win Service permissions
Replies: 1
Views: 712

Re: Win Service permissions

"Don't work" is a little too vague. Can it not find the script? Access denied? Is it in a personal user folder? Script runs but does not work?
I am sure you get some kind of error message or return value.
by Alexander Riedel
Sun Jun 21, 2020 6:49 am
Forum: Free Tools
Topic: Free Tools / Downloads links all give errors
Replies: 1
Views: 813

Re: Free Tools / Downloads links all give errors

I downloaded all of them just now from here without problem https://www.sapien.com/software/sapien_free_tools
Is this the location you used?
by Alexander Riedel
Sat Jun 20, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: Installation Issues
Topic: SAPIEN Updates.exe crashes
Replies: 6
Views: 741

Re: SAPIEN Updates.exe crashes

Thank you for providing this information. The checksum warning occurs because your system has no way of knowing what the correct checksum would be. Unfortunately this crashdump file is not helpful in this type of situation. The application does not crash on an updated and current Windows 10 system, ...
by Alexander Riedel
Sat Jun 20, 2020 1:40 pm
Forum: Installation Issues
Topic: SAPIEN Updates.exe crashes
Replies: 6
Views: 741

Re: SAPIEN Updates.exe crashes

This particular crash could possibly be linked to a missing Windows update: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/hel ... -web-based
Please check if the patch mention in this link is installed on your system.
by Alexander Riedel
Sat Jun 20, 2020 1:04 pm
Forum: Installation Issues
Topic: SAPIEN Updates.exe crashes
Replies: 6
Views: 741

Re: SAPIEN Updates.exe crashes

Can you please tell us which actual products you have installed?