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0028998Open CASCADE[OCCT] OCCT:Releasepublic2017-08-15 15:142017-09-29 16:29
[OCCT] 7.2.0[OCCT] 7.2.0 
0028998: OCCT installer on Windows 10 creates unusable content in Start menu
When installed on Windows, OCCT fills Start menu by several groups of items:
- Links to Release Notes, Overview (chm and html), Reference Manual, DRAW
- Sub-folder containing links to sample applications
- Sub-folder containing links to PDF docs

On Windows 10, this does not work any more as expected: instead of showing these items in hierarchy as they are created, it shows them in plain list, likely sorted alphabetically. This produces unusable mess.

We need to modify the installer to provide more usable content on Windows 10. I propose the following:

a) Remove link to Overview.chm -- this format is obsolete anyway
b) Instead of creating sub-menus containing links to PDFs and samples in Start menu, try creating folders with such links, and add only links to these folders to Start menu
c) If (b) is not feasible, create only links to Overview, Reference Manual, Release Notes, and DRAW launcher
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Issue History
2017-08-15 15:14abvNew Issue
2017-08-15 15:14abvAssigned To => bugmaster
2017-08-15 17:19bugmasterStatusnew => feedback
2017-08-27 16:40bugmasterAssigned Tobugmaster => abv
2017-08-27 16:40bugmasterStatusfeedback => resolved
2017-08-27 16:40bugmasterSteps to Reproduce Updatedbug_revision_view_page.php?rev_id=17400#r17400
2017-08-28 20:22abvNote Added: 0070020
2017-08-28 20:22abvAssigned Toabv => bugmaster
2017-08-28 20:22abvStatusresolved => reviewed
2017-08-29 10:09bugmasterStatusreviewed => verified
2017-08-29 10:09bugmasterResolutionopen => fixed
2017-09-29 16:17aivFixed in Version => 7.2.0
2017-09-29 16:29aivStatusverified => closed

2017-08-28 20:22   
Seems to be OK now, thank you!