Read Me User Interface Dialog Box

The Read Me dialog box is used to present additional user information, typically a readme file that contains information which should be read before running the application.

The following illustration shows a typical Read Me dialog box, as it would appear during installation.

Read Me dialog box

Deployment UI splash screen

The following properties are available for the Read Me dialog box.




Specifies a bitmap or JPEG image to be displayed in the banner area. In the above illustration, the default bitmap is shown. For more information, see BannerBitmap Property.


Specifies the file to be displayed. Must be a Rich Text Format (.rtf) file. For more information, see ReadmeFile Property.


Determines whether to display a sunken border around the display area of the dialog box. In the above illustration, the Sunken property is set to true.

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