AdminStudio Standard Releases

Released: Apr 23, 2021

Updates in 2021


  • Package Feed Module - Customization Wizards
    • New custom installation capability provides application specific options for customizing installations which provide a Microsoft Windows Installer Transform (MST) file.
  • Package Backlog Management
    • You can now manage a simple backlog of packaging requests directly within AdminStudio. Set priorities, sort and filter. The list may be populated by importing a CSV file, via a new Microsoft PowerShell Cmdlet and even by a newly documented API to...

Released: Dec 17, 2020

Updates in 2020 R2 SP1


  • AdminStudio and Multi-Tenant FlexNet Manager Suite (On-Premises) Integration - AdminStudio can now integrate with Multi-tenant FlexNet Manager Suite (On-Premises) via Flexera Service Gateway. This integration enables you to fetch Flexera Identifier for applications in AdminStudio catalog from a multi-tenant FlexNet Manager Suite (On-prem) environment.
  • Retaining of Test Rules Selections in an Upgraded Catalog - All your test rule selections in the various test categories like Operating...

Released: Nov 5, 2020

Updates in 2020 R2


  • Added MSIX Editor - MSIX Editor is a tool which enables you to perform the following tasks on the MSIX packages:
    • Open MSIX and Modification packages and get insights into the package.
    • Make your desired changes to MSIX packages.
    • Save the changes made on a MSIX package as a Modification package.
    • Digitally sign MSIX and Modification packages.
    • Trace MSIX packages to identify run time issues.
    • Apply Package Support Framework fixups to fix run time issues.
  • New Rules Included in MSIX Conversion...

Released: Jul 7, 2020

Updates in 2020


  • New Automation Features in Application Manager - In Application Manager, a new Automation tab has been added that enables you to automate importing, testing, wrapping, converting, and publishing of packages.
  • Support for Microsoft Intune - AdminStudio 2020 now supports Microsoft Intune.
    • Import - You can import packages in Intunewin format into the Application Catalog.
    • Distribution - You can publish packages in MSI and MSIX format to a Microsoft Intune distribution system.
    • Conversion...

Released: Dec 20, 2019

Updates in 2019 R2 SP1


  • Publishing MSIX to ConfigMgr - AdminStudio 2019 R2 SP1 supports publishing MSIX packages to all ConfigMgr versions which supports MSIX. You can publish a single MSIX application or a folder of multiple MSIX applications to ConfigMgr from AdminStudio.
  • Support for ConfigMgr 1906 - In AdminStudio 2019 R2 SP1, you can distribute the following deployment types to the distribution system ConfigMgr 1906:
    • Windows Installer
    • App-V (4.x and 5.0)
    • Apple iOS (binary file and public store)
    • Google...

Released: Aug 14, 2019

Updates in 2019 R2


Support for Windows 10 - 1903

  • In AdminStudio 2019 R2, an application’s compatibility against Windows 10-1903 can be tested in the following:
    • Test Selection Wizard - Select Windows 10-1903 build in the Test selection wizard to test the operating system compatibility.
    • Analyze Tab
      • Chart View - Select Windows 10-1903 in the operating system compatibility chart view.
      • Summary View - View the package summary for Windows 10-1903 in the operating system compatibility tab.
      • Detail View - View the...

Released: May 7, 2019

Updates in 2019


Windows 10 Continuous Compatibility - Application compatibility can be tested against each specific version of Windows 10

  • Test Selection Wizard - You can select one or more versions of Windows 10 in the Test selection wizard to test the operating system compatibility.
  • Analyze Tab - You can view the operating system compatibility details for different versions of Windows 10 in the following places:
    • Chart View - You can select different versions of Windows 10 in the operating system...

Released: Nov 15, 2018

Updates in 2018 R3


  • Microsoft MSIX Compatibility and Conversion - AdminStudio’s popular Repackager tool now produces native MSIX packages as output.
  • Vendor Command Line Suggestions - Recommend silent, command-line arguments directly from AdminStudio.
  • EXE Wrapping - In addition to its popular PowerShell wrapping capability, you can now wrap a vendor’s installer using Wise Script Editor for a quick, consistent deployment.
  • Integration with VMWare Workspace One - Workspace ONE packages can be directly...

Released: Jul 20, 2018

Updates in 2018 R2


  • Import Microsoft MSIX Packages into the Application Catalog - AdminStudio 2018 R2 now supports importing Microsoft MSIX packages into the Application Catalog. To import, admins can simply select Microsoft MSIX Package on the Package Type Selection panel of the Import Wizard.
  • Testing Windows Installer Packages for MSIX Conversion Compatibility - In AdminStudio 2018 R2, admins can now test Windows Installer packages in the Application Catalog for compatibility for conversion to MSIX...

Released: Apr 26, 2018

Updates in 2018


  • Application Manager User Interface Redesign - In AdminStudio 2018, the Application Manager user interface has been redesigned and updated to provide a clean, modern look that makes it easy to navigate through application readiness tasks:
    • Redesigned Ribbon Interface
    • Updated Deployment Type, Status, and Subnode Icons
    • New Pie Chart Display on Group View of Analyze Tab
    • New Supportability Risks and Security Risks Test Category Groups 
    • Simplified Compatibility Test Results
  • Consolidation of...