Base App: NSIS
NSIS is the scripting language used to write all of the launchers for the applications on this site, NSIS Portable includes the full NSIS package so beginning users will have examples, tutorials and help files to work from. It it highly recommended to download another application from this site and use those scripts as samples for creating your own portable apps.
Updated to use latest PortableApps.comInstaller
Added the new TextReplace plugin
Updated NSIS to 2.38
Development Test 3 - Fixed Patrick's suggestions
Updated NSIS to 2.37
Added more Includes.
Added more Includes. Please let me know what other Includes required for compiling PortableApps.com apps are missing, and I will add them in.
2008-04-14 Please delete previous install and start fresh
PortableApps.com required plugins and includes are now kept in /Data/Plugins or /Data/Include (thanks wraithdu for the tip)
nsisconf.nsh is now moved between the app dir and /Data/settings
Updated to NSIS 2.36
The non-default NSIS plugins and includes that are required to compile PortableApps.com apps are now stored in DefaultData and moved in on first run. This eases the update process when upgrading the internal version of NSIS
Hint: Thanks to rayven01 for discovering this
If you use the NSISPortable.ini file to control which exe is loaded, you can launch the NSIS menu, the compiler or the zip2exe converter. the following sections are for each setup respectively.
[NSISPortable] NSISDirectory=App\NSIS SettingsDirectory=Data\settings NSISExecutable=NSIS.exe AdditionalParameters= DisableSplashScreen=false
[NSISPortable] NSISDirectory=App\NSIS SettingsDirectory=Data\settings NSISExecutable=makensisw.exe AdditionalParameters= DisableSplashScreen=false
[NSISPortable] NSISDirectory=App\NSIS SettingsDirectory=Data\settings NSISExecutable=bin\zip2exe.exe AdditionalParameters= DisableSplashScreen=false
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