|20 Nov 2009||#1|
| || |
Want to know the metadata package installation process
I have two Windows 7 clients (both are Build 7600, x86).
When I connect a USB flash to one of the PC, device metadata package was installed in the “%LOCALAPPDATA%\Microsoft\Device Metadata\dmrccache\” directory. The thing is that I don't know when it's installed since I wasn't observing that all the time.
Anyways, I wanted to test this metadata installation on the other Windows 7 client but this package wasn't installed after waiting more than a day.
After reading MS's documents for metadata package installation, I was convinced that metadata package should be installed right after device is connected to that PC. But even after dmrc.idx file is being updated, no package is being installed in the directly.
I don't understand why DMRC is not recognizing the Hardware ID this time and not pulling down the metadata package from the Windows metadata server.
In the device & printer folder > Device Installation setting, both PC have the same setting; Yes, do this automatically.
Please help me understand what I should expect about metadata installation?
Is this installation should be done right after device is connected to PC or I can't even guess when it will be installed since it will be a rundom installation?
|My System Specs|
|Similar help and support threads for2: Want to know the metadata package installation process|
|Installation package could not be found||Software|
|<ASK> Visual C++ '05 and C++ '10 Red. Package installation question||Software|
|Installation package could not be opened||Software|
|Device Metadata Package(Urgent)||Hardware & Devices|
|Error 1619: This installation package could not be.....||Software|
|Self-build Metadata package doesn't work on Win7||PC Custom Builds and Overclocking|
|Device Metadata installation information||Drivers|
|Our Sites ||Site Links ||About Us ||Find Us |
Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.
© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:03 PM.