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How to test an installation before you create it

Before you actually create an installation package on your hard drive or USB stick, with Visual Installer, you can test it. You can step through all setup dialog boxes in your project and simulate an installation of you files. The … Continue reading

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SamLogic’s Newsletter Issues in 2018

We have an international newsletter that is targeted for our international customers where we publish information and news related to our products and our company. We send the newsletter about 6 times/year. In the newsletter you can read about: Information … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

SamLogic Software wishes all our customers a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

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How to change source folder paths for a group of files

Sometimes it is necessary to change source folder paths for a group of files in Visual Installer’s file list. This is necessary if for example some files have been moved to another folder location or if you change computer and … Continue reading

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How to make sure that a shortcut (icon) is created for all Windows accounts

In Visual Installer you can choose whether you want to add shortcuts (icons) for the Windows account that is used to install your files, or for all Windows accounts in the computer. Mostly the Windows account that is used for … Continue reading

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Visual Installer now supports EV code signing

Nowadays it is very important to code sign installation packages. This increases the security and gives less warning messages in Windows and in web browsers. Since many years back our setup tool Visual Installer has supported standard digital certificates, but … Continue reading

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Visual Installer: The XRUN command now also supports OS and bitness

The XRUN script command in Visual Installer has been updated and extended to handle two more parameters: %OS and %Bitness. These two parameters are optional and allows you to specify in which Windows version and with which Windows bitness (32 … Continue reading

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CD-Menu Creator: Creation date of a menu is automatically saved

A date field has been added to the Version tab in CD-Menu Creator’s editor. This new field will be automatically updated with the date of the last creation of the menu. Every time you create a menu, this field will … Continue reading

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SamLogic Software’s new Privacy Policy

As of May 25, SamLogic Software has a new Privacy Policy. You can read the new Privacy Policy on this page: > SamLogic Software – Privacy Policy

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New menu examples in CD-Menu Creator 2018

We have included some new menu interface examples in CD-Menu Creator 2018. Below you can see two of the new menu examples: You can use the menu examples as inspiration for your own menu projects or as basic templates when … Continue reading

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The ‘User Options’ setup dialog now also supports radio buttons

The User Options setup dialog box in Visual Installer has been updated to also support radio buttons. So you can now choose if you want to use check boxes or radio buttons in the installation dialog box. When you use … Continue reading

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You can now change font for Visual Installer’s and CD-Menu Creator’s editor

Using one and the same font in a software with all versions of Windows, graphic cards, displays and DPI settings, and expecting the result always to be perfect, is nearly an impossible mission. And then you must also take into … Continue reading

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