SSE Setup

SSE SetupTM is a freeware Windows installation creator that is easy, full-featured & mature.

  • Installers run on Windows 10 and all relevant Windows OS's (you choose which)
  • Installs both 32-bit and 64-bit programs
  • NOT some complicated scripting language! (unlike many other installers)
  • Create a fully functional installer in minutes (NOT days!)
  • Handles the most common things automatically
  • Creates small, efficient .EXE's or .ZIP's, or burns to CD/DVD
  • Non-Admin (Limited/Standard user) install support
  • Upgrade and patch support for installed programs
  • Integrated Internet Updater solution that can download & install needed updates
  • Prerequisites checks to look for needed hardware / OS's / software
  • Can download any required software (runtimes) your program needs
  • For .NET installs, easy framework download if user needs
  • For Access developers: Easy Access database deployment
  • Built-in Language support for 12 of the world's most-used (multilanguage)
  • Works well with UAC / Very "UAC Friendly"
  • Customizable GUI and 7 presets to choose from
  • Ability to digitally sign installer/uninstaller/your program's files
  • Display license agreement that must be agreed to
  • Install files & shortcuts; modify registry
  • Automatic DLL/OCX registration or font installation if needed
  • Full Unicode support
  • Complete context-sensitive help a button away
  • Automatic removal of everything installed during uninstall
  • Run external programs during install/uninstall
  • Show welcome screen or custom messages
  • Play audio files
  • Associate filetypes with your software
  • Create/Run/Delete Task Scheduler Tasks
  • Modify security permissions (ACL) on files/folders/registry
  • Modify user or group privileges/rights
  • Automatic system restore point creation
  • Replaces "in use" system files
  • Recognizable design ensures great end-user experience
  • Can legitimately provide a way for your program to avoid UAC elevation prompts if it needs Elevated Admin privileges on Admin accounts
  • Detailed LOG file generation
  • Much more!

Take the SSE Setup Challenge!

Attention Entrepreneurs/Developers:
I am open to the possibility of selling the entire SSE Setup and/or Simple Data Backup product (including all code, this website, etc.). Both products are mature and stable and run on and support OS's up to and including Windows 10. This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated person/business. The codebase for both products is VB6 with SSE Setup also utilizing C++. If you think you might be interested, please contact me for further information. Serious inquiries only. None of this affects current support or development; I have NOT abandoned any software and am planning to continue to release updates as needed or warranted.

Sample first installer screen #1

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