Get consistent installs with InstallShield and MSIX Ready. InstallShield will help you to adapt to industry changes quickly and get market faster. Buy now · Customer Community · Compare Editions · Compare Versions · Requirements Express. A quick and easy tool for creating Windows installer (MSI) installations. Quick and easy installations that support today's technologies. Pack · Other Release Automation & Management Applications · Buy Now. InstallShield Express. InstallShield Express is a leading Windows installation development solution. For example if you have 2 users each with 2 machines you will require 4 x 1 User. InstallShield Express. Quick and easy installations that support today's technologies. Pack · Other Release Automation & Management Applications · Buy Now InstallShield R2 Express - New Perpetual Licenses - with Silver For example if you have 2 users each with 2 machines you will require 4 x 1 User.
Unlike homegrown solutions, InstallShield Express Edition shields you from the complexities of building a setup. It also lets experienced developers save time by more efficiently jumpstarting new projects. The global de facto standard on more than million PCs, InstallShield is a strategic application installer designed for traditional and agile development teams and their Windows-based installation and virtualized deployment requirements.
Supporting the needs of today's sophisticated software producers for packaging standalone offerings and complex suites, InstallShield provides automated tools to productize, package and install software with minimal scripting, coding and rework.
More developers trust InstallShield to give their software a flawless, localized installation experience, keeping their users happy and support cost down. InstallShield Microsoft's Software Installer of Choice The world has changed. Development teams are more distributed. Products are more complex. Users are more sophisticated.
InstallShield continues to meet the exacting standards of today's agile software vendors, and exceed the expectations of today's sophisticated users. Supports packaging for both standalone offerings and complex suites. Delivers a fresh, positive and friendly "app-store-like" experience.
Provides automated tools for software producers to productize, package and install their products in both MSI and virtual formats. Supports installation authoring, building and bundling requirements of decentralized agile development teams.
Suite Installations Until now, there hasn't been a software installer solution that supports the complex product packaging requirements for a unified suite installation experience. With the new InstallShield Suite Project type, multiple products can be easily bundled together into a single, unified suite installation.
A next generation setup launcher Setup. An entirely new end-user interface with redesigned built-in wizard pages and a new wizard page editor. An integrated progress bar that presents a unified, visual indication of the overall status of the entire suite installation process. Settings to specify whether to have a single entry in Add or Remove Programs. A single installation that includes both bit packages and bit packages and runs only the appropriate packages on each target system.
Installation Streaming Meeting the needs of a new generation of "app-store savvy" users means that installations must be painless, fast and virtually transparent. The new Installation Streaming feature reduces the downloading wait time required before installation can begin.
End users need only download a small file to quickly start the installation. Based on the selected install options, only the required packages are downloaded from the web or extracted from the installation.
Flexible options for specifying the run-time location of each package, including: On the Web, available for download by Setup. Embedded in Setup. Uncompressed and stored on the suite source media.
Installation Collaboration Today, installation development must be integrated into agile development practices where installation responsibilities are distributed amongst the team and are an essential element of the iterative development process. The InstallShield Collaboration add-on has been significantly enhanced to better support distributed, collaborative installation development.
A new project type called Developer Installation Manifest DIM which is a feature-sized collection of related items such as product files, shortcuts, registry entries, text file changes, IIS Web sites, and other elements that together make up a discrete portion of a product installation.
A new Developer Installation Manifest Editor that can be separately installed and used by the entire product development team to create and manage their installation files. The manifest can then be dynamically or statically linked by the Installation Author to the product's Basic MSI project. The InstallShield Premier Edition includes 5 licenses of the Developer Installation Manifest Editor, enabling product development teams to immediately start working collaboratively.
InstallShield provides the most comprehensive support for bit installation development. Updated dependency scanners to identify bit dependencies of the bit files in a project. Support for setting permissions for files, folders and registry keys in bit locations. Application Tagging Software "self-instrumentation" or tagging is evolving as an industry standard, enabling software producers to create smarter applications that give customers better information for software asset management and license optimization initiatives.
InstallShield is the only strategic installation development solution that creates ISO software identification tags as part of the installation development process. Automatically creates the ISO tag during the installation development process and ensures it is deployed as part of the application's install.
Enhanced General Information view to manage the required metadata elements. Installs the tag in the locations as defined by the standard. Digitally sign tags in addition to your application files and setup. Automation interface support for specifying the required execution level for Setup. The ability to determine if Adobe Reader 10, Internet Explorer 9, or Microsoft Office , , or is installed on a target system. Following are the minimum requirements for systems that run InstallShield the authoring environment , as well as for target systems that run the installations created with InstallShield the run-time environment.
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Get consistent installs with InstallShield and MSIX Ready. InstallShield will help you to adapt to industry changes quickly and get market faster. InstallShield Express. A quick and easy tool for creating Windows installer (MSI) installations. Try Now. COMPARE ALL EDITIONS. See the detailed features of each InstallShield edition in a side. Introduction. InstallShield is the industry standard for authoring high-quality Windows Installer–based installations. InstallShield Express Edition offers new features and enhancements that make it easy to use the latest technologies. For example, when an InstallShield Express V (there's a patch to this minor version release for V users on InstallShield web site) setup runs under Windows , a message noting that the Windows Installer version on the Windows machine is typically generated.
Centurion Setup Information from the manufacturer: Centurion Setup creates executable installation programs that are self-contained in a single file. A single file is easily downloaded, requires no software such as WinZip to decompress, and ensures that all installation files are present. The installer's overhead is only KB and the compression engine achieves a very high compression ratio. All strings that are displayed in the user interface can be edited. Entire languages can be added.