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Drive Eraser - All version
PreInstall MSI


This article introduces a process of converting MSI package into a .intunewin package by utilizing IntuneWinAppUtil.exe.

In order to follow these instructions make sure MSI package is already fully built and tested and it works as per your expectations. Instructions to create an MSI package can be found from here: Blancco PreInstall MSI.

Step by step instructions

  1. Navigate in to Microsoft's GitHub and to "Microsoft-Win32-Content-Prep-Tool" project: GitHub - microsoft/Microsoft-Win32-Content-Prep-Tool: A tool to wrap Win32 App and then it can be uploaded to Intune
  2. Download the tool as a .zip file by selecting "Code" and then "Download ZIP"
  3. Save and extract the package into C:/ folder (C:\Microsoft-Win32-Content-Prep-Tool-master)
  4. Copy Blancco Drive Erase MSI package into the folder with "IntuneWinAppUtil.exe" (C:\Microsoft-Win32-Content-Prep-Tool-master\<blanccodriveeraser>.msi)
  5. Open Command Prompt with "Run as Admin"
  6. Navigate into Microsoft-Win32-Content-Prep-Tool-master -folder

    cd C:\Microsoft-Win32-Content-Prep-Tool-master
  7. Run the executable from the command line

  8. Specify the source folder, this should be the folder where the executable was extracted to

    Please specify the source folder: C:\Microsoft-Win32-Content-Prep-Tool-master
  9. Specify the setup file, in this case it is the Drive Eraser MSI package

    Please specify the setup file: <blanccodriveeraser>.msi
  10. Specify the output folder, in this example the same folder is used where the executable was extracted to

    Please specify the output folder: C:\Microsoft-Win32-Content-Prep-Tool-master
  11. Do you want to specify catalog folder? Answer "N"

    Do you want to specify catalog folder (Y/N)? N
  12. Run IntuneWinAppUtil.exe and type following

    Wait until the IntuneWinAppUtil.exe generates the package...
    INFO DONE!!!
  13. <blanccodriveeraser>.intunewin package is now available in the folder