ThinApp User's Guide
  Application Types That ThinApp Cannot Virtualize
  Recommendations for Installing ThinApp
  Install ThinApp
  ThinApp Installation Files
  Capturing Applications
    Preparing to Capture Applications
  Capturing Applications Using the Setup Capture Wizard
    Create a System Image Before the Application Installation
    Rescan the System with the Installed Application
    Defining Entry Points as Shortcuts into the Virtual Environment
    Set Entry Points Using Setup Capture Wizard
    Set User Groups Using the Setup Capture Wizard
    Defining Isolation Modes for the Physical File System
    Set File System Isolation Modes
    Storing Application Changes in the Sandbox
    Customize the Sandbox Location
    Send Anonymous Statistics to VMware
    Customize ThinApp Project Settings
    Defining Package Settings
      Defining the Primary Data Container
      Generating MSI Packages in the Capture Process
      Compressing Packages in the Capture Process
    Customize Package Settings
    Opening Project and Parameter Files
    Build Virtual Applications
    Advanced Package Configuration
      Modifying Settings in the Package.ini File
        Modify the Package.ini File
      Modifying Settings in the Attributes.ini File
        Modify the Attributes.ini File
      Capturing Multiple Applications Using ThinApp Converter
        ThinApp Converter Process
        System Requirements for Running ThinApp Converter
        Preparing the Configuration File for ThinApp Converter
          [HostEnvironment]
          [VirtualMachineN]
          [Settings]
          [AppSettings:AppName]
        Predefined Environment Variables
  Deploying Captured ThinApp Applications
    Requirements for Deploying ThinApp Application Packages
    Determining a Deployment Mode
      Centralized Mode of Deployment
      Decentralized Mode of Deployment
    ThinApp Deployment Tools and Options
      Understanding the thinreg.exe Utility
      Using Centralized Mode to Deploy ThinApp
      Using Decentralized Mode to Deploy ThinApp
      Deploying ThinApp in the VMware View Environment
    Establishing File Type Associations with the thinreg.exe Utility
      Manually Run the thinreg.exe Utility
      thinreg.exe Parameter Configuration Settings
      Optional thinreg.exe Parameters
    Creating ThinApp MSI Packages
      Building an MSI Database
      Customizing MSI Files with Package.ini Parameters
      Edit Package.ini Parameters to Create MSI Files
      Change Default MSI Installation Directory
      Change Default MSI Settings
      Deploying ThinApp Packages
    Controlling Application Access with Active Directory
      Using the PermittedGroups Parameter for Active Directory Access Control
    Deployment Best Practices
  Side-By-Side Updating of Applications on a Network Share
    Update a Running Virtual Application
  Updating Packages Using the Application Sync Utility
    Considerations When Using the Application Sync Utility
  Updating MSI Executables
  Locating the ThinApp Sandbox
    Search Order for the Sandbox
  Controlling the Sandbox Location
    Store the Sandbox on the Network
    Store the Sandbox on a Portable Device
    Store the Sandbox in a Thinstall Directory on a USB Drive at the Same Level as the Executable File
  Sandbox Structure
    Making Changes to the Sandbox
    Listing Virtual Registry Contents with vregtool
  Creating ThinApp Snapshots and Projects from the Command Line
    Using the Command Line to Create Snapshots
      Methods of Using the Snapshot.exe Utility
        Creating Snapshots of Machine States
        Creating the Template Package.ini file from Two Snapshot Files
        Creating the ThinApp Project from the Template Package.ini File
        Displaying the Contents of a Snapshot File
      Sample snapshot.exe Commands
      Create a Project Without the Setup Capture Wizard
  ThinApp File System Formats and Macros
  Virtual File System Formats
  ThinApp Folder Macros
    List of ThinApp Macros
  Processing %SystemRoot% in a Terminal Services Environment
  Application Types That ThinApp Cannot Virtualize
  Recommendations for Installing ThinApp
  Install ThinApp
  ThinApp Installation Files
  Capturing Applications
    Preparing to Capture Applications
  Capturing Applications Using the Setup Capture Wizard
    Create a System Image Before the Application Installation
    Rescan the System with the Installed Application
    Defining Entry Points as Shortcuts into the Virtual Environment
    Set Entry Points Using Setup Capture Wizard
    Set User Groups Using the Setup Capture Wizard
    Defining Isolation Modes for the Physical File System
    Set File System Isolation Modes
    Storing Application Changes in the Sandbox
    Customize the Sandbox Location
    Send Anonymous Statistics to VMware
    Customize ThinApp Project Settings
    Defining Package Settings
      Defining the Primary Data Container
      Generating MSI Packages in the Capture Process
      Compressing Packages in the Capture Process
    Customize Package Settings
    Opening Project and Parameter Files
    Build Virtual Applications
    Advanced Package Configuration
      Modifying Settings in the Package.ini File
        Modify the Package.ini File
      Modifying Settings in the Attributes.ini File
        Modify the Attributes.ini File
      Capturing Multiple Applications Using ThinApp Converter
        ThinApp Converter Process
        System Requirements for Running ThinApp Converter
        Preparing the Configuration File for ThinApp Converter
          [HostEnvironment]
          [VirtualMachineN]
          [Settings]
          [AppSettings:AppName]
        Predefined Environment Variables
  Deploying Captured ThinApp Applications
    Requirements for Deploying ThinApp Application Packages
    Determining a Deployment Mode
      Centralized Mode of Deployment
      Decentralized Mode of Deployment
    ThinApp Deployment Tools and Options
      Understanding the thinreg.exe Utility
      Using Centralized Mode to Deploy ThinApp
      Using Decentralized Mode to Deploy ThinApp
      Deploying ThinApp in the VMware View Environment
    Establishing File Type Associations with the thinreg.exe Utility
      Manually Run the thinreg.exe Utility
      thinreg.exe Parameter Configuration Settings
      Optional thinreg.exe Parameters
    Creating ThinApp MSI Packages
      Building an MSI Database
      Customizing MSI Files with Package.ini Parameters
      Edit Package.ini Parameters to Create MSI Files
      Change Default MSI Installation Directory
      Change Default MSI Settings
      Deploying ThinApp Packages
    Controlling Application Access with Active Directory
      Using the PermittedGroups Parameter for Active Directory Access Control
    Deployment Best Practices
  Side-By-Side Updating of Applications on a Network Share
    Update a Running Virtual Application
  Updating Packages Using the Application Sync Utility
    Considerations When Using the Application Sync Utility
  Updating MSI Executables
  Locating the ThinApp Sandbox
    Search Order for the Sandbox
  Controlling the Sandbox Location
    Store the Sandbox on the Network
    Store the Sandbox on a Portable Device
    Store the Sandbox in a Thinstall Directory on a USB Drive at the Same Level as the Executable File
  Sandbox Structure
    Making Changes to the Sandbox
    Listing Virtual Registry Contents with vregtool
  Creating ThinApp Snapshots and Projects from the Command Line
    Using the Command Line to Create Snapshots
      Methods of Using the Snapshot.exe Utility
        Creating Snapshots of Machine States
        Creating the Template Package.ini file from Two Snapshot Files
        Creating the ThinApp Project from the Template Package.ini File
        Displaying the Contents of a Snapshot File
      Sample snapshot.exe Commands
      Create a Project Without the Setup Capture Wizard
  ThinApp File System Formats and Macros
  Virtual File System Formats
  ThinApp Folder Macros
    List of ThinApp Macros
  Processing %SystemRoot% in a Terminal Services Environment