MSI Wrapper is a lightweight software application whose purpose is to help users convert EXE files to MSI file format.
It sports a clean and intuitive interface that allows you perform most operations with just a few clicks.
Since it offers support for a step-by-step approach, even rookies can learn to configure the dedicated parameters with minimum effort.
MSI Wrapper gives you the possibility to specify the executable file, pick the target location and filename, enter the utility ID or select it from a list, which displays all programs installed on your system and their corresponding IDs, and specify the upgrade code.
What’s more, you are allowed to provide details about the installation package, such as product name, manufacturer, version, and comment, and change the icon by uploading an ICO file from the computer.
Other notable characteristics worth mentioning are represented by the possibility to specify command-line arguments that are used when running the installer and uninstaller, add a Help, Update Information, and About links, and insert information about the contact.
Before proceeding with conversion process, MSI Wrapper lets you to check a summary which includes information about the entire process. Plus, you can save the settings to XML file format for using them in your future projects.
During our testing we have noticed that the tool carries out the conversion process very quickly, and without errors throughout the entire process. It doesn’t eat up a lot of CPU and memory, so the overall performance of the computer is not affected.
As a conclusion, MSI Wrapper offers a handy set of parameters for helping you build MSI packages. Thanks to its straightforward approach, it is suitable for all types of users, regardless of their experience level.