How to make an installer

This is a discussion on How to make an installer within the Tech Board forums, part of the Community Boards category; Hallo, I am in the process of wrapping up a project for Mac and PC and I need to make ...

  1. #1
    Registered User
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    UK/Norway
    Posts
    485

    How to make an installer

    Hallo,

    I am in the process of wrapping up a project for Mac and PC and I need to make an installer for it. I made the PC version of the installer using NSIS, but after burning it to a CD the īvalidating installerīstep of the installation takes more time then I would like it to. It takes several minutes, while the actual installation process takes second.

    Can anyone recommend me a software for making installers? Something that is able to generate one for both mac and PC would be great.

    Thanks,

  2. #2
    Epy
    Epy is offline
    Fortran lover Epy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    California, USA
    Posts
    958
    On Windows, the nullsoft one you mentioned is a big one, and there's also Inno Setup

    Don't know about mac...

  3. #3
    Registered User
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Posts
    3
    Try installshield, it's been around forever. Oh, yea there is a PC and a MAC version, so this helps you alot!

Popular pages Recent additions subscribe to a feed

Similar Threads

  1. How to make a Packet sniffer/filter?
    By shown in forum C++ Programming
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 02-22-2009, 08:51 PM
  2. "Cannot make pipe"
    By crepincdotcom in forum C Programming
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 08-16-2004, 12:43 PM
  3. HELP!wanting to make full screen game windowed
    By rented in forum Game Programming
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 06-11-2004, 04:19 AM
  4. make all rule
    By duffy in forum C Programming
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 09-11-2003, 01:05 PM
  5. Replies: 6
    Last Post: 04-20-2002, 06:35 PM

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21