Introduction To Install4j


What is install4j?

install4j is a professional tool for building installers for multiple platforms, especially for applications that run on the Java Virtual Machine.

Main features that distinguish install4j are:

The install4j UI is delivered as a desktop application. Building installers is not only possible in the IDE, but also with the command line compiler as well as the plugins for Gradle, Maven and Ant.

How do I continue?

The "Concepts" section is intended to be read in sequence, with later help topics building on the content of previous ones. The sections at the end are optional readings that should be consulted if you need certain features.

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