World's #1 Software Installation Solution-Build Reliable MSI Installers for Windows Applications

InstallShield is a powerful and easy-to-use installation development solution for creating Windows installations. With automated tools to productize, bundle and install your products in both traditional MSI and virtual formats, InstallShield makes it easy for your customers to deploy and manage your applications when, where and how they are needed while providing a contemporary installation experience. To learn more about the #1 Windows installer solution, visit

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InstallShield is ideal for the next generation of application producers working with today's complex packaging needs, to make it easy for development teams to be more agile, flexible and collaborative. InstallShield is ideal for both novice and seasoned software installation developers. Here are just a few of the key capabilities included in InstallShield:

Install Web Applications to Microsoft® Azure™ and Microsoft IIS using Microsoft Web Deploy

With new support for Microsoft Web Deploy, Suite/Advanced UI installations give your customers the flexibility to deploy web applications to their choice of infrastructure—local machines, remote servers in the data center or Microsoft Azure in the cloud.

Design DPI-Aware Installations

All InstallShield project types are now DPI-aware, ensuring an optimized user experience when your customers install software on high DPI devices.

Check for the Latest Setup Every Time an Installation is Run

Suite/Advanced UI installations can automatically check for the latest version of a setup any time the installation is run, including from the installation's maintenance mode, making it simpler for users to find, download, and install your latest product releases.

Upgrade Multi-instance Installations

Develop upgrades that can detect the presence of multiple instances of a product on target systems, providing end-users with options to select the instance to upgrade. Now supports both major and minor upgrades.

Provision Virtual Machines from the InstallShield IDE for Testing Installations

Reduce testing time and eliminate manual steps by automatically provisioning virtual machines: choose test image snapshots, power on virtual machines, and stage setups directly from the InstallShield IDE. Supports VMware® vSphere, VMware Workstation, and Microsoft Hyper-V®.

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