Dialog Designer
Additional Tab

Dialog Designer - Additional Tab

InstallAware ships with a powerful dialog editor. Using the dialog editor, you can customize pre-built setup themes, and also design your own themes from scratch. The full range of controls available on dialogs has to be seen to be believed.

Click each tab on the palette above to see the full range of controls available.. Controls unique to InstallAware are highlighted in red.

bitmap button
A button with a bitmap

speed button A button with a bitmap and no text

custom bitmap button A bitmap button with custom bitmaps for each state

masked edit
Edit box with masked characters, useful for passwords
Any bitmap or icon, clickable

shape A geometric shape in any color

Bevel useful for defining dialog regions
static text
Display textual progress, clickable links
Display installation progress in a custom control
form shape
Create non-rectangular dialogs

Of course, getting and setting the state of dialog controls and script variables is completely automatic. Absolutely no manual coding is required. Best of all, you can even define intra-dialog interaction between controls; for instance, disable the Next button while the License Agreement checkbox is unchecked.