TLUX offers a number of public and onsite courses for publishing and enterprise audiences. Our training programs are delivered by world-class instructors with practical, first-hand project experience. We provide flexible course schedules and content to meet your specific needs, at your choice of location, in English, French and German – as well as via our Certified partners throughout EMEA.
Installation Authoring (Application Producers)
TLUX is proud to present the following courses based on Flexera Software’s market leading and complete Application Setup Authoring solution, InstallShield®. For more than 25 years Flexera Software’s installation solutions have been the “gold standard” for creating professional and reliable installers that meet the exacting standards of today’s global application producer. The software installation solutions support both traditional and agile development teams as well as the need for packaging standalone offerings and complex suites.
InstallShield® is the world’s leading Windows installer development solution. InstallShield® is designed to enable development teams to be more agile, collaborative and flexible when building reliable InstallScript and Windows Installer (MSI) installations for PCs, servers, Web and virtual applications. InstallShield is the only software installer that can directly convert MSIs to Microsoft App-V virtual packages.
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InstallShield, MSI Projects (5 days Class + Virtual)
The InstallShield, MSI Projects course provides you with a solid understanding of installation terminology, the tasks an installation program needs to perform, and the InstallShield development environment.
In this course, you will learn how to customize your installation with custom actions in order to make changes to your end users’ systems. You will also see how to correctly identify, install, and configure special types of files (e.g., COM servers, Windows services, and .NET assemblies). Finally, you will understand how to perform simple to sophisticated changes to your installation’s user interface.
This course teaches you how to create Basic MSI projects, which use the Windows Installer service (MSI) for the installation’s behavior and appearance. This course does not cover InstallScript MSI projects.
Refresher (Advanced) Windows Installer (MSI), InstallShield (3 days)
This course provides you with a solid understanding of advanced techniques to improve your installer’s appearance using control types and provide detailed user feedback using billboards, progress information, and logging. In addition we teach you to master custom actions for extending Windows Installer functionality, avoid common pitfalls when coding custom actions, and, finally we will work with InstallShield prerequisites and chained installations to handle multi-package requirements