Instructions for installing and activating InstallShield Limited Edition for Visual Studio
*InstallShield Limited Edition for Visual Studio is included with Visual Studio 2010 and newer versions.
NOTE: InstallShield Limited Edition for Visual Studio supports the following Visual Studio editions:
*Visual Studio Community Edition is not supported.
Note that Visual Studio Express Edition does not support integration with InstallShield Limited Edition for Visual Studio.
- Click the Download button above. If prompted, choose to save the file.
Note: If Visual Studio is open when you install InstallShield Limited Edition, Visual Studio will need to be restarted after installation has finished.
- Open Visual Studio and create an InstallShield Limited Edition project:
- On the File menu, point to New and click Project. The New Project dialog box opens.
- In the Installed Templates box, expand the Other Project Types item, then the Setup and Deployment item, and then click the InstallShield Limited Edition Project template.
4. Select Activate or Register for free copy of InstallShield and click Next.
5. Enter your serial number, click Next, and then click Finish to begin your first InstallShield project.