Creating software updates is standard procedure for virtually every software company in the world. Knowing the right strategies to follow when creating and deploying an update-friendly Windows Installer (MSI) installation goes a long way to ensuring a smooth, error-free update experience for your end users down the road.
In this complimentary white paper, “Designing an Update-Friendly MSI Installation,” Robert Dickau examines:
- Designing your original Windows Installer setup project to best prepare it for future upgrades
- Designing upgrade packages to install later versions of your products
- Understanding the different types of updates supported by Windows Installer
- How InstallShield streamlines the installation and update authoring processes
InstallShield® is the world's leading Windows installation development solution. InstallShield is designed to enable development teams to be more agile, collaborative and flexible when building reliable InstallScript and Windows Installer MSI installations for desktop, server, Web, virtual and traditional applications. The software installer of choice for today's sophisticated application producers, InstallShield is the only software installer that can directly convert MSIs to Microsoft App-V virtual packages. Get your free trial of InstallShield today or contact us for more information.