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Double Standards and Hypocrisy

October 16th, 2019

InstallAware is no stranger to double standards and hypocrisy: So it is super easy for us to empathize with the following: And for comic amusement: May all these double standards and hypocrisy end for once and for all – for everyone!

Reflections on the Global Meltdown

October 14th, 2019

The following article does a good job of explaining why allegations of Kurdish genocide are completely off the rails: Having a poor lobby to push your interests doesn’t make a country genocidal! Follow this Twitter stream and get astounded by all the poorly photo-shopped images: My favorite is this one with a Turkish [...]

The Imbeciles at Borland

October 9th, 2019

Not the kindest topic, but you might agree after reading the post. Back in 2007 I spent quite possibly what was the happiest month of my career, upgrading Borland’s newly sprouting CodeGear from InstallShield to InstallAware. It was a dream come true in every sense of the word – working with my heroes and legends, [...]

InstallAware X10 Now Available

October 2nd, 2019

InstallAware X10 made the headlines (thank you, SD Times): o Save the world billions of clicks: Our new Single Click installers, inspired by MSIX packages; prove our setups are the easiest. Of course, build MSIX packages too, if you’re into that sort of thing. o Precision Windows configuration: Select your features (and server roles) from [...]

Thank You SD Times for Headlining InstallAware X10!

September 23rd, 2019

InstallAware X10 Coming Friday This Week!

September 15th, 2019

After almost a year of R&D, InstallAware X10 is finally here: o Features and Server Roles: They vary across each iteration of Windows 10. Our engineers painstakingly disassembled every single one to form the industry’s only accurate feature and role configuration supporting all Windows releases ever released. o Multi Part Downloads: This new plug-in is [...]

Secure Your PC with InstallAware DiskZIP

August 11th, 2019

This ain’t your daddy’s WinZip. Compress your entire disk and use it all as if it was uncompressed: Security First: Your greatest benefit is security. Your compressed disk image file is 100% impregnable to all known malware. Locked by the OS, it could hardly be touched by any future malware. Privacy Next: Skip the cloud [...]

NEW! InstallAware Centennial Update

May 19th, 2019

Good news, everyone: The InstallAware Win32 GDI to DirectX Bridge is finally here! o DirectX based rendering for all your existing setup wizard dialogs. o Ensures 100% seamless transitions, with or without special effects. o Intelligently enabled on a per-dialog basis, based on compatibility. o Fixes Windows 10 19H1′s slow drag bug for sheets of [...]

NEW! InstallAware X9 Update

April 28th, 2019

InstallAware X9 Update is here: o Detect the latest Windows 10 version, referred to as Redstone 6, April 2019 Update, 19H1, 1903 – yes, that’s a mouthful! o Install the newest Microsoft .NET Framework 4.8 version – compress it 12% (twelve percent) smaller too! o Full-support for, and integration with, the entire Visual Studio 2019 [...]

NEW! InstallAware MSIX Editor

April 15th, 2019

InstallAware is first (and only) to ship a dedicated MSIX IDE: o Create new MSIX packages from scratch. o Load any pre-existing MSIX package regardless of authoring kit. o View and extract resources inside of any MSIX package. o Update the contents and logic of any MSIX package. o Save your changes as a [...]