InstallShield Express

InstallShield Express is a leading Windows installation development solution. It is designed to enable development teams to be more agile, collaborative and flexible when building reliable InstallScript and Windows Installer (MSI) installations for PCs, servers, Web and virtual applications. InstallShield Express can directly convert MSIs to Microsoft App-V virtual packages and includes automated tools to productize, install and bundle software in application virtualization and traditional EXE and MSI formats.

InstallShield Express Features

  • Windows Installer (MSI) Installations - Quickly and easily create Windows Installer (MSI) installations with advanced support for SQL databases, IIS web sites, XML editing and much more with InstallShield's intuitive graphical development environment.
  • Support the Latest Microsoft Certificate Requirements - Be prepared for 2016’s new signature requirements with support for SHA-256 certificates and digests.
  • Microsoft Team Foundation Server Integration - Compile...

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InstallShield 2015 released
InstallShield 2015 released
New version adds support for support for Windows 10 Insider Preview and Visual Studio 2015 Preview.
InstallShield 2014 released
InstallShield 2014 released
New version simplifies complex web/server application installations.
InstallShield 2013 Simplifies Server Installations
InstallShield 2013 Simplifies Server Installations
Use multi-tier templates to deploy Web/Server applications as a single cloud-ready package.
InstallShield Express Special Offer
InstallShield Express Special Offer
InstallShield Express customers receive 50% off when upgrading to InstallShield Professional.
InstallShield 2012 Spring released
InstallShield 2012 Spring released
New version supports Windows 8, Windows Server 2012 and Visual Studio 11 Beta.
InstallShield 2012 Express adds new prerequisites
InstallShield 2012 Express adds new prerequisites
Version 2012 features several new prerequisites that you can add to projects including: IE 9.0 and Office 2010 PIA.
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User licensing One software license is required per user, per machine. For example if you have 2 users each with 2 machines you will require 4 User Licenses. Concurrent licensing permits simultaneous...

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Operating System for Deployment
  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 8
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows XP

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Average Review Score: 2.5 (5)

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InstallShield Software Corp.5
Responses to KeithRisler's review: 1. Microsoft does not allow the Windows Installer Service to be updated separately, primarily for security and manageability reasons. As you know, the Windows...Read more

Most recent critical review

After I bought a new computer, I was unable to activate the InstallShield product which I own. On support request they do not answer. The so called "offline activation" doesnt work - they didnt...Read more