InstallAware Studio Releases

Released: Oct 10, 2011

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Updates in 2012

Tools and Libraries

  • The new Build App-V Package tool builds existing InstallAware projects as App-V virtualized packages, either interactively or from the command line. Hybrid 32 bit-64 bit App-V packages are supported.
  • The new App-V Viewer tool views the contents of any existing App-V virtualized package, including those that were not built from InstallAware projects.
  • All build tools, including the automation interface, the IDE, and the command line build tool, may now source...

Released: Jun 6, 2011

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Updates in 11

Tools and Libraries

  • Various template and sample projects have been updated to take advantage of new Aero support.
  • The Code Signing tool has been updated to work with PFX format digital signature files, in addition to the existing SPC/PVK format file pairs.


  • The application runtimes for Microsoft .NET Framework 4 have been updated to display deterministic installation progress. The client profile runtime is now a dependency of the full runtime.
  • The SQL Server Express plug-in...

Released: Jan 5, 2011

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Updates in 10.10

  • Now supports the Aero Wizard look and offers Aero/Glass compatibility

Released: Nov 5, 2010

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Updates in Version 10

  • Native Code Setup Engine
    Two years in the making, InstallAware's new setup engine is fast compared to Windows Installer, and it adds convenience and stability to your setups.
  • Eliminate Windows Installer
    Break through the confines of Windows Installer with InstallAware. Your setups will no longer fail if the Windows Installer stack on the target system has been corrupted for any reason, increasing your successful installation rates and lowering support costs.
  • Safe Mode...

Released: May 11, 2010

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Updates in version 9 R2

InstallAware 9 R2 creates Windows Installer setup packages with support for the latest technologies, including Windows 7, Microsoft .NET Framework 4, Microsoft SQL Server Express 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008 R2, and 64 bit operating systems.

Users of Visual Studio versions 2003, 2005, 2008, and 2010 may now access InstallAware functionality within their native environment; automatically creating and building setup projects without ever leaving the Visual Studio IDE. Setup...

Released: Apr 13, 2010

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Latest Update

  • Now supports .NET Framework 4 deployment