Application Packaging Training

Get trained with Application Packaging trainer. Experience the Real time implementation and setup Software Packaging Lab

Application / Software Packaging Course Contents

What you’ll learn

  • Get familiar with Windows Installer Technology(MSI).
  • Learn how to package any software in organization.
  • Hands-on experience with Adminstudio and Installshield.

Course Content

  • Introduction To Application Packaging –> 3 lectures • 5min.
  • Application Packaging Lab Setup –> 3 lectures • 15min.
  • Methods of Application packaging –> 6 lectures • 1hr 8min.
  • Methods of Application Deployment –> 5 lectures • 52min.
  • Application packaging using Powershell Application Deployment Toolkit (PSADT) –> 5 lectures • 58min.
  • Package And Deploy Applications Using SCCM Configuration Manager –> 25 lectures • 5hr 4min.

Application Packaging Training


  • Basic knowledge of computer is sufficient!.
  • What is Application Installation, Application Packaging overview and historical background, Why Packaging the Applications.
  • The steps for application packaging lab on your home computer so you can learn and experiment with application packaging with hands-on experience).
  • Identify application behavior and choose the methods of software packaging which are 1. Application Repackaging 2. Application Transforms 3. Authoring / Building MSI 4. Silent Installation.

                                                            Application / Software Packaging Course Contents


1. What is Application Packaging / repackaging?

  • Windows Installer Technology
  • Why repackaging is required​
  • What are the Problems in legacy installations
  • Major Benefits of windows installer
  • Differences between EXE & MSI

2. Application Packaging Minimum Hardware & Software Requirements For Lab Setup

  • Oracle Virtual Box / VMWARE WorkStation / Hyper-V
  • Windows 10 Operating System
  • Install-Shield Admin Studio
  • Pre-Installation Steps
  • Post Installation Steps
  • Test the repackaged application

3. Client Application Pre-Validation Analysis

  • Commanding on Legacy Applications Installation Process
  • Technical Analysis of a Client Source​ application
  • Functionality Check & Source Application Behaviour
  • Technical Review of a Legacy / MSI Application Discovery

4. Introduction to Installshield Adminstudio

  • Installation of Installshield and Adminstudio
  • How to use for Installshield Adminstudio for packaging
  • Overview Of MSI Architecture
  • Introduction on Windows Installer
  • Technical Review of a Legacy / MSI Application Discovery

5. Methods Of Application Packaging

  • Application Repackaging
  • Application Transforms
  • Authoring / Building MSI Applications
  • Silent Switch Installation / Un-installation

6. Working with Property Manager

  • Working with ALLUSERS Property
  • Working with ROOTDRIVE
  • Working with INSTALLLEVEL
  • Working with REBOOT
  • Working with Accept License Agreement

7. Application Deployment through System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)

  • Difference between applications and packages node
  • Deployment of application using SCCM
  • Generate a report after Installation
  • Important logs to monitor and troubleshoot application deployment

8. How to package common application in organisation for mass deployment

  • Microsoft Office Application
  • Microsoft SQL Application
  • Adobe Reader DC Application
  • Oracle Java Application
  • Microsoft SQL Management Studio Application
  • Microsoft Office 365 (O365) Application

9. How to deploy application via common deployment methods

  • Install / Uninstall Applications Using Bat File
  • Install / Uninstall Applications Using CMD File
  • Install / Uninstall Applications Using Powershell
  • Install / Uninstall Application Using SCCM
  • Install / Uninstall Application Using Psexec

10. Packaging application using Powershell Application Deployment Tool (PSADT)

  • Understanding the concept of PSADT
  • Downlading and configuring PSADT before application packaging
  • Understanding the folder structure of PSADT
  • Modifying the commands in PSADT as per the requirement
  • Packaging application using PSADT
  • Deployment application to install / uninstall application using PSADT
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