InstallMate 9 creates software installers for all Windows 32-bit and 64-bit desktop and server platforms, with complete customization of all installer actions and dialogs. InstallMate 9 contains many features that you otherwise only find in products 5-10 times its price, plus some features that you will not find anywhere else.
Easy to navigate project pages
Your InstallMate project contains pages and options for:
System requirements checks
Add-ons for many Microsoft and other runtime libraries
plus many others...
Install on all Windows versions
Installers have no special runtime requirements and run on all current Windows desktop and server editions including:
Windows XP, Server 2003/R2
Windows Vista, Server 2008/R2, Windows 7, Windows 8, Server 2012, Windows 10
WinPE (Preinstallation Environment) 1.0, 2.0, 3.0
Both generic 32-bit and native x64 installers are provided.
Flexible packaging options
Build your installers as a single self-extracting .exe for Internet downloads, or as any combination of loader plus separate download packages. You can also wrap the installer in an MSI package for MSI-centric environments.Other options let you:
Create encrypted, password-protected installers
Customize the look and feel of your installer
Create generic 32-bit or specialised x64 installers
Build a single multilingual or separate monolingual installers
Build variations of an installer based on variables
Sign your installer with an Authenticode® signature
Familiar Explorer-like folders tree
Installs files, folders, shortcuts
Full .Net assemblies and prerequisites support
Full Windows side-by-side assemblies support
Fully isolated Current User installs
WYSIWYG dialog editor
Customize or create all installation wizard dialog boxes
Add or modify event handlers for dialog box and controls
Customize graphics, icons, font styles, and overall styling
Localize all dialog boxes or use predefined translations
Fully customizable UI design
All aspects of the installer's user interface can be customized, modified, or replaced, from its dialog boxes to the graphics and icons used to represent your product and your company.
You can also define your own installation wizard sequences or add new pages to the predefined sequence.
Fully customizable installer actions
All installer actions can be customized and modified, and you can add your own actions and action sequences as required by your product's installation requirements.
For even finer control, you can also add an extension DLL with your own C or C++ functions that are called by the installer.
Extensive preflight checks
More than 500 different preflight checks ensure that any potential installation problems are detected before you deploy your product.
Pre-translated into 19 languages
InstallMate 9 comes with predefined translations for 19 different languages.
It is also easy to add your own translations to virtually any aspect of the installer, from its dialog boxes to the title of the shortcuts that you install for your product.