Free InstallBuilder Alternatives

    The best free alternative to InstallBuilder is Inno Setup, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to InstallBuilder and many of them is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to InstallBuilder are NSIS (Free, Open Source), WiX (Free, Open Source), Advanced Installer (Freemium) and IzPack (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 15, 2021

    1. Ubucompilator is a modern software written in Gambas for Ubuntu, Debian, Linux Mint and debian derivates to compile and make .debs packages easly, by a graphic way. Other project pages: - Sourceforge - https://sourceforge.net/projects/ubucompilator/ - Launchpad -...

      Discontinued

      Last version 1.0, released May 2011, can be downloaded from Launchpad

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      SFX Tool is a graphical user interface and script generator for the Nullsoft Scriptable Install System. It allows the user to create simple setup files in minutes without writing a line of code. Advanced users may also edit the install script before it is compiled.

      Discontinued

      The project has been discontinued. Last version, 2006-01-28, can be still downloaded from SourceForge



      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      • Microsoft Visual Studio
      SharpSetup enables creation of highly flexible Windows Installer based setup solutions directly in Visual Studio. Dialog templates, controls and wizards that come with SharpSetup make creating installer an enjoyable experience.
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    2. The main objective of this project is to simplify the creation of Debian packages by providing an utility that parses a simple YAML file and generate all the file structure, DEBIAN control files and freedesktop.org menus and icons (for GUI applications).

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.1svn30, released in March 2011, can be still downloaded from Google Code Hosting

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    3. Gobi is a alternate installation builder tool to publish your Linux application in a simple archive Tarball file. runs on Linux versions like Debian, Fedora, OpenSuse, Mageia, Mx-Linux, Ubuntu (Xubuntu, Lubuntu, Kubuntu), Uruk , *.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      Easy-to-use software installer program for 32 & 64-bit Windows applications. Actual Installer Free & Professional Editions. Supports all installation features - Install, Update, Uninstall.
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    4. MAKEMSI is a freeware tool which enables you to easily and reliably create low overhead "MSI" or "Windows Installer" based installers.
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    5. RPM Package Maker is a frontend for creating RPM packages quickly and easily. It requires root access.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Easy gui to build rpm package from binary (developed and tested on Fedora 18). Attention: This software can run also on windows but works only for linux!
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • InstallBuilder
      Gobi is a alternate installation builder tool to publish your Linux application in a self-extract binary file, running on the most Linux versions, install your applications securly and using the classics system tools.
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