June 8th, 2013
InstallAware has won the SD Times 100 award for the second year in a row! Thank you all for your support – we couldn’t have done this without you!
March 4th, 2013
For the third year in a row, InstallAware has won ComponentSource’s Best-Selling Publisher Award. Thank you for your support – we couldn’t have done this without you! What’s the secret to our success? o The Bleeding Edge: Tired of waiting for weeks, months, and sometimes even years for updates from your installation technology vendor? InstallAware [...]
January 1st, 2013
The setup engine failed to correctly persist the 32 bit/64 bit state of the installation when persistent variables were used. The Install Service command editor window, in the Service Groups tab, incorrectly suggested that variables were disallowed. The setup engine failed to initialize on Windows 2000 (Windows NT 5.0). Under rare combinations of SD card [...]
December 28th, 2012
Continuing the subject of racism… As racist as some governments can be, so are some companies. Share-It, a payment services provider based out of Europe, have been engaged in racism for well over a decade. How do I know? Any time I place an order from a Turkish IP, Share-It declines [...]
December 15th, 2012
InstallAware increased prices for customers in the Schengen Visa zone (most of Europe) by 30% on Monday, 17th of December 2012. “Apple do it, so I am doing it too…” My friend Harry Kelly (ComponentSource) cautioned me strongly against increasing prices in Europe. His thinking was that, unless there is some specific value-add [...]
November 17th, 2012
We always strive to provide our customers with the timeliest and most accurate service possible. While as customers we are all likely to complain of “poor service” when we don’t get everything we want right when we need it (keep in mind that at InstallAware, we are very close to this ideal), – I wanted [...]
November 5th, 2012
He wasn’t in space at first. He was busy smashing through the glass ceiling of the software installer experience: InstallAware Superhero Debut Then, what happened? How did it end up that, just like a disillusioned Mr. Manhattan, the InstallAware Superhero ended up on Mars? InstallAware Space Jockey There’s clues hidden in [...]
October 2nd, 2012
InstallAware NX 14.11, currently live, adds the following bug fixes: The ProgressBar control now does not flicker on Windows Vista and newer operating systems. The IDE failed to add web update dialogs to a project when web updates were being enabled for the first time.
September 15th, 2012
InstallAware NX 14.1, currently live, adds the following bug fixes: The Convert Path command now expands environment variables, supports relative paths, and prepends the setup folder to paths that lack drive letters. The .NET Plug-In Bridge libraries and samples have been updated with further fixes.
September 13th, 2012
InstallAware NX 14.05, currently live, adds the following bug fixes: New projects created using any of the project wizards mistakenly suggested that script and project files not yet saved were marked read-only. Some incorrect combinations of parameters passed to the Evaluate Expression command caused access violations during setup compilation.