Product.SourceListInfo property

The SourceListInfo property of the Product object gets and sets the source information properties for a product. This property calls MsiSourceListGetInfo or MsiSourceListSetInfo. This is a read or write property.

This property is read-only.


propVal = Product.SourceListInfo

Property value

The name of the source information properties for a product to query or set. For possible values, see the Remarks section of this topic.


Not all properties that can be retrieved can be set. The szProperty parameter can be one of the following values.

PropertyCan set?Meaning
MediaPackagePathYThe path relative to the root of the installation media.
DiskPromptYThe prompt template used when prompting the user for installation media.
LastUsedSourceYThe most recently used source location for the product. When you set this property, prefix the source location with "n;" for a network source or "u;" for URL type. For example, "n;\\scratch\scratch\MySource" and "u;http://MyServer/MyFolder/MySource".
LastUsedTypeN"n" if the last-used source is a network location. "u" if the last used source was a URL location. "m" if the last used source was media. Empty string ("") if there is no last used source.
PackageNameYThe name of the Windows Installer package or patch package on the source.




Windows Installer 5.0 on Windows Server 2012, Windows 8, Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows 7. Windows Installer 4.0 or Windows Installer 4.5 on Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista. Windows Installer 3.0 or later on Windows Server 2003, Windows XP, and Windows 2000




IID_IProduct is defined as 000C10A0-0000-0000-C000-000000000046

See also

Not Supported in Windows Installer 2.0 and earlier