SSE Setup

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

  • Installers run on Windows 11 and all relevant Windows OS's (you choose which)
  • Create a fully functional installer in minutes (NOT days!)
  • NOT some complicated scripting language! (unlike many other installers)
  • Creates small, efficient .EXE's or .ZIP's, or burns to CD/DVD
  • 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
  • Non-Admin (Standard user) install support
  • For .NET installs, easy framework download if user needs
  • For Access developers: Easy Access database deployment
  • Multilingual installers supporting 12 of the world's most-used languages
  • Includes 12 modifiable language translations plus ability for additional languages
  • Works well with UAC / Very "UAC Friendly"
  • Customizable GUI with several 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
  • Unicode & long path friendly
  • 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
  • Much more!

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Sample first installer screen

Sample first installer screen #2

Launchpad Project Manager

Booster Project Editor

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