Alternatives to WiX for Windows with any license

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  • Inno Setup icon

    Inno Setup

    Inno Setup is a free installer for Windows programs. First introduced in 1997, Inno Setup today rivals and even surpasses many commercial installers in feature set and...

    Open Source Windows

  • NSIS icon

    NSIS

    NSIS (Nullsoft Scriptable Install System) is a professional open source system to create Windows installers. It is designed to be as small and flexible as possible and...

    Open Source Windows PortableApps.com

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    Advanced Installer

    Advanced Installer is a powerful and easy to use setup authoring tool which offers full Windows Installer support and more. You can configure every aspect of your...

    Freemium Windows

  • InstallBuilder icon

    InstallBuilder

    Modern, easy to use crossplatform installation tool similar to InstallShield multiplatform and InstallAnywhere. It works across Linux, Windows and Mac OS X. Free...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

  • IzPack icon

    IzPack

    IzPack is a one-stop solution for packaging, distributing and deploying applications. It is fully cross-platform and generates a single installer. As such, it is an...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Java

  • InstallShield icon

    InstallShield

    InstallShield is designed to enable development teams to be more agile, collaborative and flexible when building reliable InstallScript and Windows Installer (MSI)...

    Commercial Windows

  • InstallForge icon

    InstallForge

    InstallForge is a very easy-to-use and flexible tool for creating fast installation packages for Windows.

    Free Windows Linux

  • DCP Setup Maker icon

    DCP Setup Maker

    Powerful simple-to-use application to generate stable and multi-platform installers. Its intuitive user interface and exceptional ease of use makes it very easy to...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • CreateInstall icon

    CreateInstall

    Professional installer software is an essential component for any software developer. The ideology behind the CreateInstall installer is based on two main principles....

    Freemium Windows

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    HM NIS EDIT

    HM NIS Edit is the best Editor/IDE for NSIS . It's useful for experts and beginners in the creation of Setup programs with the...

    Open Source Windows PortableApps.com

    • Discontinued The project is no longer developed. Last version, 2.0.3, released in March 2005, can be still downloaded from the official website.
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    CyberInstaller Suite

    CyberInstaller Suite is a packetization and installation software, oriented to every kind of developer. Thus, it can be applied to any language or development...

    Freemium Windows

  • PACE Suite icon

    PACE Suite

    PACE Suite is an advanced software packaging tool with intuitive user interface and set of features providing (re)packaging in Windows installer and various...

    Commercial Windows

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    SharpSetup

    SharpSetup enables creation of highly flexible Windows Installer based setup solutions directly in Visual Studio. Dialog templates, controls and wizards that come with...

    Free Personal Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

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    InstallAware

    InstallAware provides Windows Installer (MSI) authoring, MSI compression, and MSI repackaging solutions. Tools include: InstallAware for Windows Installer, Setup...

    Commercial Windows