Use automation in InstallAware Install Builder from an API with ASP.NET support. InstallAware is the Fastest Customize MSI tool with the industry's fastest setup capture. Use InstallTailor to create MSI transform files for any MSI package.
Version: X6Exclusive! Run Nested MSI Setups and Capture Progress with InstallAware Install Builder Deploy any MSI setup seamlessly within your InstallAware Wizard - even capture progress from the nested MSI.
License: Free To Try $3,999.00
Operating System: Windows
Install any feature set that the MSI offers, fully customizing the setup from the command line.
Exclusive! Multi-Instance Support on All Windows Platforms with InstallAware Setup Builder
Allow users to install multiple copies of your application on the same system, without requiring instance transforms or adding an MSI 3.0 dependency. Supports Windows XP Gold 32-bit through Windows Server 2016 64-bit.
Exclusive! Dynamic Feature Lists to Customize MSI Install Use MSIcode and variables to define product features based on target conditions or user entitlements.
Only InstallAware provides feature-level customizations at runtime.
Exclusive! System Tray Minimized Setups The new System Tray MSIcode command allows you to minimize your setup as an icon in the system tray.
Use the MessageBalloon command to prompt users when a process needs their attention.
Exclusive! Dynamic User Validation Use the included Authentication sample project to pass parameters or credentials to your website. Open access to certain features or to the entire setup.
Exclusive! Automatic Removal of Prior Versions When a previous version is detected, InstallAware will provide the option to uninstall it before proceeding with the installation - automatically.
Other Windows Installer tools simply allow the setup to fail and exit.
New! InstallTailor MST Creator Walk through the installation interview of any MSI setup as you normally would.
InstallAware Transformer InstallTailor MST Creator collects your changes to MSI properties, directories, and features; saving them in an MST file.
Enhanced! Setup Repackaging Convert setups to Windows Installer format by capturing the system changes made during the installation process. Enhanced to reduce package clean-up tasks.
Version X6: New InstallAware X6 Install Builder with InstallTailor MST Creator, visually transforming MSI setups and outputting MST files; also with updated Unicode PackageAware, with three new Setup Capture Filters - which may be combined to eliminate various sources of setup capture noise.
Version 16: New InstallAware 16 Install Builder Built from the Ground Up in Unicode, Native Engine 3.0; InstallAware Outpaces InstallShield in Release Cycle by Three Versions.
Version 11: InstallAware 11 adds support for reading and writing XML files, using PFX certificates, creating Windows Users and Groups, Games Explorer/Media Center objects, setting System Restore points; and getting/setting arbitrary, native IIS 7 Properties, without requiring IIS 6 metabase compatibility.
Version 10: Break through the Windows Installer barrier with InstallAware! Hybrid Installation Technology builds setups that can switch between our new Native Code Setup Engine or Windows Installer, at runtime, as many times as needed! The Native Engine works in Windows Safe Mode and sidesteps all MSI problems.
Version 9.2: InstallAware Studio Admin 9 R2 builds Windows Installer packages with 67% improved compression, partial web deployment, and MSI reverse engineering capabilities. New in version 9 R2 is .NET 4 support, a VS 2010 Add-In, and the ability to import InstallShield/Wise projects into InstallAware.
Version 9.0: InstallAware Studio Admin 9 builds Windows Installer packages with 67% improved compression, partial web deployment, and MSI reverse engineering capabilities. New in version 9 is full Windows 7 support and the ability to pin installed software directly to the new Windows 7 Taskbar.
Version 7.0: InstallAware Studio Admin 7 builds Windows Installer packages with 67% improved compression, partial web deployment, and MSI reverse engineering capabilities. New in version 7 is a redesigned IDE which makes the core differentiating features of InstallAware a lot more accessible and obvious.
Version 6.5: InstallAware Studio Admin 6 builds Windows Installer packages with 67% improved compression, partial web deployment, and MSI reverse engineering capabilities. New in version 6 is unlimited Web Updates, VMware/Virtual PC detection, DIFx 2.01 Driver installations, hybrid 32/64 bit setups, and Vista support. InstallAware's own setup no longer requires a password to install the trial.