SourceDisksNames Section



Identifies and names the disk(s) that contain the source files for file copying and renaming operations.  Used along with SourceDisksFiles.

A unique number that identifies a source disk.  If there is more than one source disk, each must have a unique ordinal.

A string or a strings key describing the contents or purpose of the disk.  The installer displays this string to the user to identify the disk.  The description is enclosed in double-quotation marks.

Volume label of the source disk that is set when the source disk is formatted.
This is also where you name the cab file if the files are in a cab.

Unused.  Value must be 0.

This example identifies one source disk.  The disk description is given as a strings key:


ID1="My Application Installation Disk 1"