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Install Time™ is the right product for all of your installation needs.  We encourage you to compare Install Time™ to other products on the market.   Below you will find a quick comparison table of the most commonly used features.  Download an evaluation Install TIme™ and see for yourself why we are the right tool for all of your Windows Installer installation needs.

Compare - Highlights Install Time™ InstallShield
Cost   $499 $649 - $4,499
Full Featured IDE      
Setup Capture
OVAL Definition Standards with over 5,600 application or prerequisite look ups pre-defined
Full Featured Automation Interface
EXE, DLL, Scripting extensibility
Pre-built Themes and runtime Dialogs
Advanced Wizard Page / Dialog Editor
Package deployment preparation wizard (see Install Butler™)
Target Platforms (Windows 95/98/Me/NT4/2000/XP/2003/Vista/2008/7/2008 R2/8/2012)
Extensible Pre-install Runtimes (Preconfigured with .NET, Internet Explorer, Windows Installer)  
No guessing which edition is 'Right for You'; One Full Featured Edition
   

Included:  Included       Included in some editions:  Available in Some Editions       Not available:  Not Included



Install Time™ Feature List

If the applications you develop targets Windows©, Install TIme™ is your solution. Install Time™ makes it easy for development teams and individuals alike to be more agile and flexible. Install TIme™ builds bulletproof installs without rocket science. Focusing on your core business was never easier. No need to guess if you have the right edition, Install Time™ is the full featured installation product of choice. Download an evaluation copy of Install TIme™ and start building your install today.


Features Description
Installer and Uninstaller Create packages that completely install and register, respectively uninstall and unregister, your application.
Projects Set overall installation configuration options such as installation properties, build settings, Prerequisites. Read More...
Valid MSI 2.0/3.x/4.x/5.0 packages Recommended best practice are carefully followed with global options like component make up and resource allocation
32-bit or 64-bit packages Create packages that run and install on 32-bit processors or on 64-bit CPUs from Intel and AMD.
Build Settings Customize the type of installation media to create,output directories and code sign the installation. Read More...
Summary Information Configure installation Summary information for the installation such as contact details and miminum required Windows Installer versison. Read More...
Add/Remove (Control Panel) authoring Customize your application's information listed in the "Add/Remove Programs" page of the Control Panel.
Application Search Configure customize searches that scan for files, registry keys or existing installed components. Read More...
Per-user and per-machine installs Select which type of installation better suits your needs: per-user or per-machine. Additionally, use Install Butler™ to offer both with the same installation.
Installation Prerequisites Configure operating system and software prerequisites to scan before an installation starts. Automatically apply prerequisites and supply customized messages to display to the end users. Read More...
Installation Variables Configure installation properties and source path variables that replace path strings for resources, custom actions and other path related items. Read More...
Installation Features Configure the features that are available in the installation. Order features as a hierarchy, configure features options such as to only be visible when specific conditions are met. Read More...
Optionally force rebooting Support sensitive components that require it. The installer can prompt the user to restart the system or determine that a restart is necessary whether there are any ForceReboot or ScheduleReboot actions in the sequence. For example, the installer automatically prompts for a restart if it needs to replace any files in use during the installation.
Resources: Files Add files and folders to the installation. Standard and special file handling support available including COM, services, configuration files, shortcuts, etc.. Read More...
Resourse: Registy Add, customize, or edit registry information in the installation. Customize both the 32 and 64 bit registry hives. Easy registry selection by browsing current machines registry or create new. Read More...
Resources: ODBC Configure ODBC drivers and datasources. Select which features a data source is associated with. Import data sources from current machine for easy configuration and customization per use or per machine. Read More...
Resources: Merge Modules Add common merge modules or supply custom merge modules to the installation. Configure customizations such as destination directories or associated features. Read More...
Customize User Interface Customize the user interface of the installation. Choose from default installation dialogs or provide new dialog wizards. Select from designer controls to customize the UI experience. Read More...
Windows 7/Vista and UAC installs Create installs that run flawlessly on Windows 7/Vista, targeting its features and supporting its security model
Template projects Create customized templates based on your current project making them ready-to-use for your future projects or use one of the built in templates for a standard look, feel and user experience.
Actions and Action Sequence Add and order standard as well as custom actions to develop an installation sequence. Set action text and build conditions for individual actions. Default installation sequences, standards actions and Install Time™ custom actions makes building an install from ground up painless, saving time while increasing installation reliability. Read More...
Transforms Set Transform validation options and suppress errors while creating customized installations (Transforms) without modification to the orginal installation. Read More...
Code Signing Secure installations by code signing them using any command line signing tool such as signtool.exe. Read More about build settngs or about Install Time™ Options.
Component Managment Select default component creation options including best practice component creation or one component per file for more resiliant repairs. Read More...
Resource Management Configure how file resource will be handled when added to an installation. Automatically use path variable, the advertising table or automatic scanning for .NET assembly details. These options make for a more bulletproof installation ensuring the necessary file details are included in the installation. Have the control to shut these options off for addtitional customization of the installation package. Read More...
Table Editor For advanced installation customization, a table editor is provided within the Install Time™ user interface. All tables are exposed with clear column headers and column data requriements (i.e. type Char, Not Null, max 72 characters long) Read More...
Setup Capture Setup Capture (Savage Snap) allows for a before and after installation snapshot that will automatically create a Windows Installer installation based on the changes to the system. Incredibly useful when debugging installation failure or creating customized packages to distribute silent or customized installs within a network. Read More...
Command line mode execution Build your release packages in a completely automated script, like Make, BAT files, vbScript, Ant, NAnt, PowerShell, etc...
Automation Install Time's extensive automation interface provides developers the ability to customize build environments, build an Install UI that may better meet individual requirments or add pre/post install build actions. Read More...
And much more! We know that a list of features is nice but the real test is the product itself. Download Install Time™ today and give a the only product that does not try the switch-and-bait a test drive. Install Time™ includes all its features, in a single edition at the best price in the market. When it is time to build your install, make it Install Time™

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Savage Fly Corporation is a privately held widely-recognized global provider of installation authoring and configuration management software for Windows-based applications. We offer a powerful, reliable, feature rich installation product specifically designed for software application developers, web managers, software vendors, network administrators and system administrators. Install Time™ allows better overall single view experience which increases collaboration and reliability, while Install Butler™ accelerates the time to deployment enabling distribution. No need to learn and relearn the frustrating and complicated Windows Installer commandline syntax or package structures!

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