It might be safer to use InstallShield rather than rolling your own installation package. Also it might be easier. Let me know what happens in the end. ----- Original Message ----- From: "Lew" <lew1716@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> To: <nycfoxsig@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Wednesday, September 10, 2008 10:43 PM Subject: [nycfoxsig] rt can't find components > I'm attempting to deploy a small app by copying all the rt dll's & my exe into the same directory. Yet I get > this error which seems to indicate that the exe can't find one or more of the components, even though they are > all (gdiplus vfp9r, vfp9t & vfpenu ) right there. Has anyone run into this? To unsubscribe from the NYACC Database SIG list, send an email to nycfoxsig-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' (no quotes) in the subject field.