Top Software Installation Authoring Blogs of All Time

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For application producers, the year 2014 brought many new opportunities—such as developing installations for cloud and virtual environments, as well as ongoing challenges like bringing products to market faster while delivering a seamless, contemporary customer experience, whether developing Windows installers or multi-platform installers. And as we saw in the blog posts, even as we look ahead to the future, it's the nuts-and-bolts details of building installations that keep our blog readers coming back for more. Below are the top 10 most-read InstallTalk blog posts of all time. 

Top 10 Most-Read InstallTalk Blogs

  1. Using InstallShield to Create an Installation that Installs Windows Services
  2. Building 32-Bit and 64-Bit Installations from the Same InstallShield Project
  3. Using Active Setup to Repair User Settings
  4. Using MSI Launch Conditions to Prevent Installation on Unsupported Windows Platforms
  5. Cleaning Up Your Shared DLLs Registry References for MSIs
  6. InstallShield 2012 Spring Service Pack 1 is Now Available
  7. You Again: Understanding Windows Installer (MSI) Self-Repair
  8. Be Seeing You: Detecting Installed Products
  9. Getting Started with InstallShield Automation and Ruby
  10. Setting Permissions in Windows Installer: MSILockPermissionsEX and ISLockPermissions

Coming Soon to InstallTalk: Top Installation Videos of 2014. 


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