Advanced Installer 1.9 Release Notes

On September 20th, 2004 Caphyon Ltd. is proud to announce the release of Advanced Installer 1.9 in Free, Professional, Java, Enterprise and Architect editions. This release is available for download on the Advanced Installer website.

Version 1.9 adds the ability to create installers that will launch any type of file at the end of the installation and the ability to create Uninstall shortcuts and other types of command shortcuts. The prerequisite support is improved with a better UI, silent install and command line support.

New features

  • Uninstall shortcut and other command shortcuts
  • Icon for Add/Remove Programs panel
  • Disable Modify, Repair or Remove in Add/Remove Programs panel
  • Ability to prevent installing an older version of the product over a newer one
  • Ability to start any file (html, etc) at install finish
  • Improved supported OS resolution to include SPs and OSRs
  • Support for Default registry entries
  • Silent install for Prerequisites
  • Ability to specify a command line for Prerequisites
  • Ability to accept a command line for the Setup file
  • Ability to change package name and destination folder
  • Ability to change project root and relative paths algorithm
  • Improved prerequisites UI

Bug fixes

  • Bugs when working with large number of files
  • Bugs for various Merge Modules
  • Many other small bug fixes and enhancements