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* If you download using IE and small cache, and run from the web page, the install extracts then displays an error? (can't reproduce with IE6, 50MB cache) * If you download using IE and small cache, and run from the web page, the install extracts then displays an error? (can't reproduce with IE6, 50MB cache)
* "You need DirectX" dialog redirects you to main DirectX page--would be better to direct to a link on our web page that redirects to the current DirectX installer, so less clicks. World Wind main download page should have links to DirectX and .NET download pages, so user can download and install those before installing World Wind, for better user experience. On download page, there should be a warning: installing DirectX and .net might force you to reboot your machine. * "You need DirectX" dialog redirects you to main DirectX page--would be better to direct to a link on our web page that redirects to the current DirectX installer, so less clicks. World Wind main download page should have links to DirectX and .NET download pages, so user can download and install those before installing World Wind, for better user experience. On download page, there should be a warning: installing DirectX and .net might force you to reboot your machine.
- +:* The directX link links to the latest version, it's the directx main download page. There is no .NET main download page as I could see, however if we could find one that would be even better then a NASA redirect. -- llynix
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Revision as of 05:11, 18 February 2005

  • The .NET dialog doesn't contain a message, only Yes/No/Cancel buttons. strCpy/localization problem http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=208026
  • Add logfile capability to installer and turn it on by default
  • If you download using IE and small cache, and run from the web page, the install extracts then displays an error? (can't reproduce with IE6, 50MB cache)
  • "You need DirectX" dialog redirects you to main DirectX page--would be better to direct to a link on our web page that redirects to the current DirectX installer, so less clicks. World Wind main download page should have links to DirectX and .NET download pages, so user can download and install those before installing World Wind, for better user experience. On download page, there should be a warning: installing DirectX and .net might force you to reboot your machine.
  • The directX link links to the latest version, it's the directx main download page. There is no .NET main download page as I could see, however if we could find one that would be even better then a NASA redirect. -- llynix
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