About InstallShield Express

Quick and easy installations that support today's technologies.

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, build and manage InstallShield projects on TFS build servers. Use Team Explorer to configure, schedule, and queue builds for InstallShield projects together with Visual Studio solution builds.
  • Microsoft Visual Studio Integration - Integrate InstallShield 2015 with the latest Visual Studio releases, including Visual Studio 2015 Preview. When integrated with Visual Studio and MSBuild, InstallShield can add project output groups to your installation and integrate into your source control and solution build processes.
  • Avoid Risk Exposure and Non-compliance - Creates ISO 19770-2 software identification tags.