KBI 310262 Executables Not Visible In Argent Install Package


All Argent products and all previous versions


17 Oct 2011


You have just downloaded the latest Argent product and you extracted the files, only to find the package contains NO executable files!

Before deciding to download the files again, make sure the executables are not being blocked.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and up automatically block executables in ZIP files.

Technical Background



To unblock the executable in any ZIP File, follow the steps below.

  1. Download and save ZIP file to a location on server.

  2. Right Click on ZIP file and select ‘Properties

  3. Click the ‘Unblock‘ button on the ‘General‘ tab

  4. Select ‘Apply‘ then ‘OK

  5. Extract files from ZIP file as normal

NOTE: This is a Microsoft feature.