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-====== ​InstallShield ​(legacy) ======+====== ​Nullsoft Scriptable Install System ​(NSIS) ======
  
-InstallShield ​is a proprietary software ​tool for creating installers or software packages. InstallShield is primarily used for installing software ​for Microsoft Windows ​desktop and server platformsbut it can also be used to manage software applications and packages on a variety ​of handheld and mobile devices. +Nullsoft Scriptable Install System (NSIS) ​is a script-driven Installer authoring ​tool for Microsoft Windows ​with minimal overhead backed by Nullsoftthe creators ​of WinampNSIS is released under a combination ​of free software licenses, primarily ​the zlib license. It has become ​widely used alternative to commercial proprietary products.
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-There are 2 kind of InstallShield installers ​the lagacy one (the one described here) and MSI based version.+
  
 ===== Parameter ===== ===== Parameter =====
  
-^ /uninst ​ | |+^ NCRC | disables the CRC check, unless CRCCheck force was used in the script. | 
 +^ /S   | runs the installer or uninstaller silently | 
 +^ /D   | sets the default installation directory ($INSTDIR), overriding InstallDir and InstallDirRegKey. It must be the last parameter used in the command line and must not contain any quotes, even if the path contains spaces. Only absolute paths are supported. | 
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 +==== Uninstaller Specific ==== 
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 +^ _?=  ​| ​sets $INSTDIR. It also stops the uninstaller from copying itself to the temporary directory and running from there. It can be used along with ExecWait to wait for the uninstaller to finish. It must be the last parameter used in the command line and must not contain any quotes, even if the path contains spaces. | 
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 +===== Return Codes ===== 
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 +^ 0 | Normal execution (no error) ​                    | 
 +^ 1 | Installation aborted by user (cancel button) ​   | 
 +^ 2 | Installation aborted by script ​                 ​| 
  
 ===== Installer used in ===== ===== Installer used in =====
  
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