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InstallAware Holiday Upgrade

December 25th, 2016

InstallAware X5 contains years of continual improvements. For those of you on older versions, take a look at what you’re missing out on: Version X5: The first version of InstallAware to support Windows 10 Anniversary Edition, featuring one-click APPX Build from all your setup projects, bridging you to the Universal Windows Platform Highway through Microsoft’s [...]

InstallAware Open Sources APPX

December 11th, 2016

InstallAware has open sourced the library it built for Microsoft’s Desktop Bridge APPX creation at www.installaware.com/gnu.asp. InstallAware is the only vendor giving developers a free ride across Microsoft’s Desktop Bridge to the Universal Windows Platform Highway! As we prepare to welcome 2017 in excitement of the coming holidays, we thought we’d put together a small [...]

InstallAware Thanksgiving Special

November 20th, 2016

Happy Thanksgiving! There’s a lot we’re thankful for this year at InstallAware: o Start Menu and Taskbar Pinning: If you’d rather not play the Windows Store/Universal Windows Platform game, InstallAware still gives your apps direct, unfettered access to prime Windows Desktop real estate! o Native Engine Eclipses MSI: If Windows Installer is not your cup [...]

InstallAware X5 Wins Multiple Awards in 2016

October 31st, 2016

It’s been an exciting year at InstallAware. Take a look at our latest 2016 awards: – Visual Studio Magazine Reader’s Choice 2016 Award. – ComponentSource Top 50 Publisher 2016 Award. We’re also now shipping inside-the-box with Delphi, C++ Builder, and RAD Studio. InstallAware Express is available on versions XE8 through XE10.1 for free! If you’re [...]

Universal Windows Platform Builder

August 14th, 2016

Our launch of InstallAware X5 was a huge success two weeks ago. InstallAware is the first – and only – installer with support for Windows 10.1 Redstone: 1) Build APPX Universal Windows Platform packages from existing (or new) setup projects. 2) Convert any existing MSI or EXE setup (even if you don’t have its source) [...]

New InstallAware X5 with APPX for Windows 10 Redstone

August 1st, 2016

InstallAware X5 is launching on Friday this week, with zero-day support for the latest summer hits from Microsoft: APPX Builder: Build any InstallAware setup as a Windows 10 Redstone Universal Windows Platform application! Effortlessly carry your Win32, Win64, and .NET apps to the future. Windows 10 Redstone: Detect and run setups on Windows 10 Redstone. [...]

InstallAware 4th of July Special

July 3rd, 2016

Join us in celebrating 4th of July this year – Freedom for all setup builders worldwide! o Independence: Past the point of your initial software and license downloads, you do NOT need to connect to any InstallAware server to install or activate your software. o Self-Governance: Got a floating or multi-user license? You do NOT [...]

Wikipedia Censors InstallAware

May 15th, 2016

InstallAware, the only alternative to InstallShield, failed to get its Wikipedia article published despite years of trying. Even after hiring a specialist, conducting months of revisions, and ensuring that the InstallAware article has more quantity and quality of citations than InstallShield (which does have a Wikipedia article), Wikipedia editors merely wrote “You may as well [...]

New InstallAware Virtualization 6

May 1st, 2016

Innovation is relentless at InstallAware. We’re launching InstallAware Virtualization 6 on Friday this week, more than three years in the making: Brand New IDE: Built from the ground up, the new InstallAware Virtualization 6 IDE is easier, faster, and more resilient than before. Windows 10 Support: The InstallAware Virtualization 6 engine now produces bullet-proof virtualized [...]

InstallAware X4 Brings You Tomorrow!

April 17th, 2016

InstallAware X4 brings you tomorrow, without throwing away today: 1) Windows Store Bridge: InstallAware X4 has been the first to launch with a live, fully functional Windows Store Bridge that gets Desktop app installers in the Windows 10 Store, today; with full elevation and privileges. 2) Social Networking: InstallAware X4 has also been the first [...]