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Hi... I've been trying to figure out the best way to do this and I don't think I'm searching or looking in the right places... this is basically what I want to do

- person goes to my website
- person clicks my "web installer" (which should work with Win98/XP/etc.. hopefully Mac too)

What I'm trying to do is figure out how to make a web installer that will setup dialup settings and add a shortcut to the desktop. I also want it to configure outlook express.

I need to learn how to:
- make a web installer that does these things for windows 98 to XP
- make the installer show options currently configured for dialup and outlook express

you run installer and it says something like
"Do you have any other use for the dialup connection named: old-dialup 1?"
"Your Outlook Express currently has a mailbox for user: user.... would you like to keep this mailbox?"

Stuff like that... please guide me in the write direction... I don't want the code for it... I just need a good place to start learning how to do it and what it may involve to interact with Windows (and hopefully Mac as well)

Thanx :whistling:
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