Inno Setup 5.4

Inno Setup is a software that helps you to create installers for the programs you create. Well known and quite reliable. Inno Setup is a free installer for Windows programs. First introduced in 1997, Inno Setup today have been able to compete and even outperform many commercial installers in feature side and its stability. Features contained in this application includes interface that looks like Windows 2000/XP (Windows 2000/XP-style interface); the ability to create a single EXE file for easy online distribution; supports disk spanning, and full uninstall capability. The application also includes customizable setup types, integrated LZMA file compression, supports shared files and OCX installation, and support the creation of Start Menu icons, INI entries, and registry entry.

In essence, Inno Setup is a tool that can help you create a windows installer. When you operate it, the script has the extension. Iss, and the script is controlling every aspect of the installation. For example, the script determines which files will be installed and where the installation, determine the shortcut created and give the shortcut a name, and much more.

Script file is usually edited from inside the Setup Compiler program. After you finish writing the script, the next step and final step is to select the option "Compile" in the Setup Compiler. By running this command, it will be a Setup program that is ready to run based on the script. By default, the Setup program was created in a directory named "Output" under the directory where the script is located.

Some of the key features found in applications such as Inno Setup is: Supports all versions of Windows operating systems in use today, namely Windows 7, Vista, XP, 2008, 2003, 2000, Me, 98, 95, and NT 4.0: Support a good 64-bit applications on Windows operating systems 64-bit edition; Supports single EXE file maker for easy online distribution and support for disk spanning; Having a Windows 2000/XP user interface design standards; Customizable setup type (Full, Minimal, Custom), complete uninstall capability; Integrated Pascal scripting engine, available in full source code (Borland Delphi 2.0-5.0). Inno Setup also includes integrated support for file compression "deflate", bzip2, and 7-Zip LZMA file compression.

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