Flexible, Modern Software Installation

Create native MSIX packages, build clean installs, and build installations in the cloud with InstallShield from Revenera.

Revenera InstallShield

Consistent and reliable installs. Every time. With InstallShield, you’ll adapt to industry changes quickly, get to market faster and deliver an engaging customer experience. 

The result? Productivity: up. Extra scripting/coding/rework: way down with simpler and cleaner installs, upgrades and uninstalls.

Revenera InstallShield (formerly Flexera InstallShield) is the fastest easiest way to build Windows installers and MSIX packages and create installations directly within Microsoft Visual Studio.

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  • Support for Cloud Builds
    Easily move your build infrastructure to the cloud by connecting to Revenera’s Cloud License Server
  • Modern and Simple Installers
    Build one-click installers that are more modern than ever and refreshingly simple
  • Install packages from Windows Package Manager
    Configure pre-requisites to install third-party packages from Microsoft’s Windows Package Manager
  • MSIX Updates
    Create MSIX packages that check for updates using App-Installer
  • Support for Windows 11
    InstallShield can run and create installers for the latest and greatest Microsoft Windows

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  • Easily create native MSIX packages or convert any MSI file into an MSIX package
  • Build MSIX Modification Packages
  • Build clean installs, upgrades and uninstalls for Windows incredibly quickly and easily.
  • Simplify virtual and cloud-based deployments
  • Deliver a seamless customer user experience
  • Create installations directly within Microsoft Visual Studio for MSI and EXE installers
  • Benefit from the standard for Windows installers with Microsoft Windows and Visual Studio support


  • The standard for Windows Installer (MSI) and InstallScript Installations
  • Effortless Creation of native MSIX Packages or Build MSIX from Existing Projects
  • Provides a Fresh, Modern Designer Interface
  • Build installation suites to install multiple products for Windows, MSIX and more
  • Converts MSIs to Microsoft® App-V™ 5.1
  • Installs Web Applications to Microsoft® Azure™ and Microsoft IIS using Microsoft Web Deploy
  • Automatically Provisions Virtual Machines for Simple Installation Testing
  • Microsoft Team Foundation Server Integration    


Accenture is dedicated to developing differentiated software-based solutions to help organizations meet their business goals. The dynamic installation experience that we create ensures smooth adoption in enterprise environments. This is just as important as the functionality of the software products as a whole. We chose the versatile and robust InstallShield because of Revenera's domain expertise in innovative and flexible software suite products.

Ferdi Öztürk

Delivery Excellence Specialist

InstallShield Editions


InstallShield Premier

The most powerful, capable, and widely used solution among installation developers worldwide. Get immediate access to our new Suite Installation functionality, installation streaming, 64-bit enhancements and more.

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A powerful yet easy-to-use solution, ideal for both novice and seasoned installation developers.

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I Didn’t Know InstallShield Could Do That

Discover 9 secrets that will save you time with installation builds.

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It's MSIX Time – The Latest from Microsoft and InstallShield

The new InstallShield 2019 is completely ready for MSIX. This webinar offers the latest information on Microsoft MSIX and how to develop MSIX installers with InstallShield 2019.

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Discover the best practices and trends in software installation development.

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Cloud License Server for InstallShield Premier

Revenera is making it easy to move your build infrastructure to the cloud in InstallShield Premier—providing you with the flexibility to meet the needs of your business through our Cloud License Server.