Macrovision to acquire InstallShield Software Corporation

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Macrovision has signed an agreement to
acquire the privately owned installShield
software. The Schaumburg, Illinois company sold…

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Bad news for everybody. Now, with the hidden SF drivers uncovered, we can expect something like with Safedisc if Installshield gets popular.

If it will add nasty stuff then after a while consumers will make a loud noise, that is when developers will use another install shell and MacroV will be hanging itself. :S

Use Inno Setup instead this crap. It’s free and powerful.