InstallShield is the industry standard for developers creating installers for Windows desktops, servers, virtual, and cloud platforms. InstallShield Premier Edition offers the most comprehensive list of features users can expect out of an installation solution.

In today's competitive world, simplicity and reliability are paramount to delivering a seamless customer user experience. Using a modern designer interface, InstallShield Premier enables you to build clean installs and effortlessly create native MSIX packages or convert an MSI file into an MSIX package. In addition, the Premier edition provides:

  • Simplified builds within Docker,
  • The ability to combine Appx packages,
  • Create, edit, and build InstallShield projects in Visual Studio 2022
  • Enhanced control for suite installation authors,
  • Automatic provisioning to virtual machines for simple installation testing,
  • And much more.

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"Moving from WiX to InstallShield was an easy choice. InstallShield makes it simple to build, compile, and customize our MSIs, and it doesn't have the steep learning curve you get with WiX."

Rajesh Rajashekar—Software Developer, NetApp

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InstallShield is for software developers. It is NOT for people trying to install a software program on their own computers. If you are having trouble installing a software program, please contact the company that built the software program. Or you can visit Consumer Central at