What is Actual Installer Pro Plus?
An actual Installer is a lightweight software that developers can use to create installers for their software programs.
Actual Installer is a powerful yet simple-to-use tool to install Windows-based software programs. With this professional tool, you can create high-quality, reliable programs that are ready to be distributed. You can now forget about manual learning and tedious scripting. Fill out the required forms and attach program files.
Actual Installer offers many advanced features beyond the standard software installation tools. It supports both 32-bit Windows and 64-bit Windows apps, customizable dialogs, and registry modification. Actual Installer also checks the system specifications to ensure they are compliant with program prerequisites, file associations, and registrations of fonts, screensavers, ActiveX components, custom commands, and more. These features are easy to set up and can be compiled into an executable file in a matter of minutes.
The interface is user-friendly and divided into different areas to help you organize the installers. These are General, Installation and Dialogs, System, and Register.
Rookies can use the built-in wizard to help them set up the appropriate parameters step-by.
General parameters for creating a new project
Actual Installer Free lets you create a new package. You can provide general information such as product name and version and company name.
You can also choose the OS you want, disable only 64-bit versions, set different permissions (administrator privileges and Internet connection), and close custom applications.
You can also configure prerequisite software such as.NET framework and Internet Explorer.
You can choose to set up the parameters of the new Installer. This will allow you to install the product for all or just the current user. It will also generate the product GUID automatically.
You can also choose the destination folder, leading executable, and source directory. Additionally, you can include additional files in the package.
Modifying the dialogs
You can have the program display the "Welcome" dialog and Readme file.
Other useful features and settings for the system
You can specify the program's group name, import registry entries from REG files, and create INI files.
Last but not least, after you've configured all the parameters, you can test your new build to check for errors. Save the project to a file to make future imports.
A general efficient EXE builder
This software is an excellent choice for both professionals and beginners, considering the number of parameters included in the tool to help you create EXE executables.
Actual Installer Pro Plus Great Features:
Basic and advanced features
Actual Installer supports basic features such as copying files to any directory, creating shortcuts on Desktop or Start Menu, showing License Agreements and ReadMe files, and modifying Registry files and INI files. It also can uninstall with the support for Add/Remove programs (Control Panel – Programs and Features). Advanced features include the registration of File Associations and Environment Variables. Fonts, COM (DLL-In-Proc servers. Type Libraries),.Net Assemblies, and ScreenSavers are also supported. Actual Installer also supports customizable interfaces for setup programs and user information queries (e.g., User name, serial number, Uninstall feedback, patches/add-ons creation, and many more.
Support for 64-bit applications
Actual Installer can install 32-bit as well 64-bit programs on Windows. The setup program will use the correct paths to install a 64-bit program, such as C:Program Files and C:WindowsSystem32. Here are more details about installing 64-bit applications.
Requirements for the System
The actual Installer can check system information and inform the user if specific requirements are not being met. You can specify Windows OS versions, administrator privileges, Internet connectivity, and Close Running Application.
Prerequisites for Software
Actual Installer can be used to specify third-party software that your application needs for proper functioning. You can select Microsoft.NET Framework or Internet Explorer, Adobe Reader Java (JRE), SQL Server, Crystal Reports, and other custom prerequisites. These prerequisites can either be included in an installer package or downloaded via specific links.
Installer stand-alone and web
Actual Installer creates an installation package in a single executable file/single installer (e.g., Setup.exe. This file can then be uploaded to your website for visitors to download. It can also be uploaded to your website and made available for download on CD/DVD. Actual Installer supports the creation of Web Installer, a small setup file that downloads the rest of your app's data during installation.
Actual Installer allows you to create Windows installer packages in all supported languages (12 languages available: Chinese, Czech, and Dutch, English, French (German), Italian, Russian), Slovenian, Spanish and Vietnamese). You can specify the Readme and License Agreement text for each language separately.
Interface for Custom Setup
Actual Installer allows you to create beautiful installations. There are templates for both Classic Wizard and Modern structures. You can customize the setup icon and installation graphics. Edit any text or error messages. Silent installation mode is also supported. This mode will not display any user interface. This mode helps install/uninstall large numbers of computers without having to be supervised.
Data Reading & Custom Commands
Actual Installer allows you to specify custom commands that will be executed on the user's system. This is useful for creating flexible installations. You can also specify conditions for orders and show custom messages. Commands can also be executed before, during, and after installation (or uninstallation). Actual Installer also can convert data from Windows Registry into variables.
Support for latest Windows 10
Installer packages created with Actual Installer work fine on Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, and 10 versions.