Monthly Archives: October 2013

Custom OpenVPN Installer XP (NSIS)

In this tutorial I will show you how to roll your own custom OpenVPN client installer using NSIS. The installer will include the Better OpenVPN GUI Client that I have previously written about. This tutorial is a modified version of Mathias Sundman’s original tutorial which can be found here. Required software NSIS 3.0b3 – Nullsoft…  Read More 

Nullsoft Scriptable Install System

NSIS (Nullsoft Scriptable Install System) is a professional open source system to create Windows installers. It is designed to be as small and flexible as possible and is therefore very suitable for internet distribution. Being a user’s first experience with your product, a stable and reliable installer is an important component of succesful software. With…  Read More 

WiX Installer Toolset

The most powerful set of tools available to create your Windows installation experience. Free and Open Source since 2004! The WiX toolset lets developers create installers for Windows Installer, the Windows installation engine. The core of WiX is a set of build tools that build Windows Installer packages using the same build concepts as the…  Read More 

Automate WSUS Cleanup

Windows Server Updates Services is a nice tool that can be used in network deployments that enables network administrators to fine tune their windows patching process. Essentially WSUS creates a local repository of updates that it has downloaded from Microsoft to deploy to client machines. While this is great, the repository depending on what you…  Read More