When wy Update is in standalone mode all you have to do is include the wy Update executable with your application. Use wy Update as a silent updater whether you've written your app in C, C++, Delphi, Java, or any other language.This has been used to great success by both developers looking for a simple drop-in solution & web designers looking for an easy way to distribute new versions of their works to their clients. When you use the free Automatic Updater control your updates are downloaded, extracted, and patched in the background.Using wy Update in standalone mode you can even silently check for updates and silently update Windows Services. This means your updates are installed on your users' machines amazingly fast.
The Automatic Updater control gives you several options for checking for, downloading, extracting, and install updates. wy Build uses our own patch algorithm to generate the smallest possible update files. Your users will be able to update to the latest version of your software in a blink of the eye.
Differences between versions of your software are analyzed and tiny patch files are generated. With significant speed-ups in wy Update's patching algorithm your users will get your updates faster even if they're using old single-core processors. NET applications will get optimized using NGEN when updated. NET assemblies whether they've been built for the x64, x86, or Any CPU platforms. wy Update works seamlessly on both the 32-bit and the 64-bit versions of Windows including the ability to install files to the x86 & x64 system32 folders.
This ensures that you'll spend less on bandwidth while also saving your users' time. wy Update seamlessly handles file Access Control Lists (ACL), that is which users can read, write, and execute files.
Use wy Build to make update patches and get them to your users fast.
Using the open source updater, wy Update, you can update your app no matter what language you used (C++, Delphi, Java, C#, VB. You can silently check for updates to GUI apps and silently update Windows Services. NET app use the Automatic Updater to add full automatic updating to your app. wy Build simplifies the entire updating experience. Using installers results in files hundreds of megabytes long with bandwidth bills to match.
wy Build shrinks your files to tiny patches that range from kilobytes to a few megabytes.IT departments and web developers use wy Build and the standalone updater (wy Update) to keep their departments and clients up-to-date.No complicated scripts — just a simple updater that handles all the details.wy Update can work in either standalone mode or fully integrated automatic update mode.Standalone-update mode is made for people who aren't using .NET technologies, but want to add the best updater in the industry to their application. NET developers — whether you're working with C#, VB. — can add fully automatic updating to your application.