Step by step tutorials that will guide you in creating different types of projects or in using certain features.
- Simple Installation
Learn how to create a simple MSI installation package with Advanced Installer. No previous experience in working with installers needed!
- Professional Installation
A step-by-step tutorial teaching you how to create a custom MSI or EXE package through an Advanced Installer Professional project.
- How to create a package using the command
Learn how to create a package for your application using the command line with the Command Prompt.
- Enterprise Installation
Enhance user experience during installation with exclusive features
- Major upgrade tutorial
A step by step tutorial describing the creation of a major upgrade package.
- Creating transforms
A step by step tutorial describing how to create, open and edit a Windows Installer transform file for MSI using using Advanced Installer. Learn with us!
- Professional Installation using PowerShell commands
Professional Installation using PowerShell commands
- Creating a ThinApp Package
A step by step tutorial to create a ThinApp Package in Advanced Installer.
- SharePoint Solution Installers
Step by step tutorial on how to create a project for a SharePoint solution.
- Other Languages
A step by step tutorial depicting the creation of Windows Installer MSI packages localized in other languages using Advanced Installer.
- New Language
A step by step tutorial explaining how to translate and create MSI packages in a new language.
- Java Product Installation
A step by step tutorial depicting the creation of a Java Product installation in Advanced Installer.
- Java Service Installation
Package your Java service, create a customized MSI or EXE installer, digitally sign it and allow your users to install it on any Windows edition.
- Setup package for a Tomcat web application
A step by step tutorial exposing the setup development of a Tomcat web app.
- Mac OS X package for a Java application
A step by step tutorial depicting the creation of a Mac OS X package for a Java application.
- IntelliJ IDEA import
Short tutorial explaining how to import an IntelliJ IDEA project/module and create a setup package for it.
- Patch Authoring
Learn how to create a simple Windows Installer patch file (MSP package) in Advanced Installer with the help of our step-by-step tutorial.
- Debug Desktop Bridge Apps
How to debug Desktop Bridge Apps using the Advanced Installer Visual Extension.
- Deploying Updates
Step by step tutorials that guide you in using Advanced Updater to automatically deploy updates to your users.
- Using the Dialog Editor
Step by step tutorials that guide you in using the dialogs editor from Advanced Installer.
- Using SQL Databases
Step by step tutorials on how to use the SQL Databases page.
- App-V Tutorials
The App-V tutorials in Advanced Installer.
- Visual Studio Tutorials
Visual Studio tutorials.
- Convert Legacy Installations
Choose the preferred project type to author an MSI installation package which installs existing EXE packages.
- Creating a new VM
Using Advanced Installer to create a new virtual machine for testing the installation.
- RAD Tools Integration
RAD Tool integration guidelines
- MSI Import
Step by step tutorial on how to import an MSI into an Advanced Installer project.
- WISE Import
Step by step tutorial on how to import a WISE project into an Advanced Installer project.
- Create MSIX
Create an MSIX package
- Import MSIX
Importing an MSIX Package
- Import Desktop Bridge AppX Package
Importing a Desktop Bridge AppX Package
- IIS Tutorial
Our step by step IIS server tutorial will teach you how to create Websites and Virtual Directories in IIS for your web application.
- Deploy an MSI through GPO
Step by step tutorial on how to deploy an MSI package through GPO.
- Add trial support to your VB application
Step by step tutorial on how to create a VB application that integrates the licensing functionality.
- Multiple Builds
Step by step tutorial on how to create a project with multiple build configurations.
- XML Locator Search
Step by step tutorial describing how to create an XML locator search in Advanced Installer.
- MSM with parameters for custom actions
A step by step tutorial detailing how to create and use basic MSM packages with configurable parameters
- Windows Mobile/CE Installations
Step by step tutorial on how to use the Advanced Installer Windows Mobile/CE features.
- Edit MSI packages through CLI
The most common Command Line options for editing an MSI package.
- Create a package to deploy an Office Add-In developed in Visual
Step by step tutorial on how to create a package for your VSTO Office Add-In.
- Running scripts inside MSIX
This tutorial shows you how to add your custom scripts inside a package.
- How to import and convert an MSI to an MSIX without repackaging
Step-by-step tutorial on how to import and convert an MSI to an MSIX package directly from the Advanced Installer’s GUI.
- How to install a Windows service through an MSIX package.
Step-by-step tutorial on how to build an MSIX package that installs a Windows Service.
- Configure Auto Updates for Your Application with Advanced Updater
If you are looking for an application auto updater, look no further. Advanced Updater implements auto-update functionality in your application package.
- Integrating licensing support in electron application
Step by step tutorial on how to integrate licensing support in electron application.
- Deploy an MSIX package along with non-MSIX prerequisites
This turorial will show you how to deploy an application using an MSIX package along with its non-MSIX prerequisites
- Install Visual C++ Runtime
Learn how to install Visual C++ Redistributable on Windows. Discover the required version, how to include it as a prerequisite, and how to install it as a merge module. Get step-by-step guidance!
- MSI Package Validation Using a .CUB File
Learn how to perform full MSI package validation using a .CUB file as an example. Step-by-step tutorial using Advanced Installer.
- Create an MSIX App Attach Image
This tutorial will guide on how to create an MSIX App Attach image.
- How to package a Node.js application and deploy it to users
Through this tutorial, we teach you how to package a Node.js application and have the installer ready to be deployed to your users Windows stations.
- Add an MSIX build to your Visual Studio solution
Learn how to launch an app after the installation as the installer user with PowerShell scripts in this easy, step-by-step guide.