MSI file larger than 2GB

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MSI file larger than 2GB

ilopez
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Hi,

I need to build a MSI file which is larger than 2GB.
I have splitted my files in several CABs and each CAB file size is less than 2GB.

Although the MSI file is built correctly, when I try to execute I am getting an error saying "the system cannot open the device or file specified".

For me, the fact that the cab files are embeded is a necessity.

Is it possible to build a MSI file larger than 2GB? What am I doing wrong?

My .wxs file is like this:

<?xml version="1.0"?>
<Wix xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/wix/2006/wi">
   <Product Id="*" UpgradeCode="12345678-1234-1234-4321-551111111111"
            Name="MyName" Version="0.0.1" Manufacturer="MyCompany" Language="1034">
      <Package InstallerVersion="200" Compressed="yes" />
      <MediaTemplate EmbedCab="yes" />
 
      <Directory Id="TARGETDIR" Name="SourceDir">
         <Directory Id="ProgramFilesFolder">
            <Directory Id="INSTALLDIR" Name="MyDir">
               <Component Id="ApplicationFiles" Guid="12345678-1234-1234-4321-552222222222">
                  <File Id="ApplicationFile1" Source="file1.7z.001"/>  
                                  <File Id="ApplicationFile2" Source="file2.7z.002"/> 
                                  <File Id="ApplicationFile3" Source="file3.7z.003"/> 
               </Component>
            </Directory>
         </Directory>
      </Directory>
 
      <Feature Id="DefaultFeature" Level="1">
         <ComponentRef Id="ApplicationFiles"/>
      </Feature>
   </Product>
</Wix>

Thanks
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