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Warning: More than 80 cabs have been created 

You have set the Package files project property to In cabinet file(s) and set the Custom Cab size to a value that results in the creation of more than 80 .cab files. Windows Installer only supports 80 .cab files in an installer; installation will fail to initialize with more than 80 .cab files.

To correct this error

  1. Select the deployment project in Solution Explorer.

  2. On the Project menu, choose Properties.

  3. In the Property Pages dialog box, do one of the following:

    • Select the Custom property and enter a larger size.

      - or -

    • Select the Unlimited Cab size option.

      - or -

    • Choose a different option for the Package files property.

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