WiX Online Meeting #171 Highlights

Thursday, June 6, 2019 by Bob Arnson

Today was the last WiX Online Meeting...to be held via Skype, that is. Microsoft is encouraging everyone to switch to Teams so Rob is investigating whether we can use Teams to hold future WiX Online Meetings so everyone can participate, and you can hear Sean and me, and not just Rob.

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WiX Online Meeting #170 Highlights

Thursday, May 23, 2019 by Bob Arnson

In an ongoing trend of alternating meetings with few and many issues to triage, today we had only a couple issues to triage and spent a bit of time talking about the one-hopes-to-be-imminent release of Votive for Visual Studio 2019.

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WiX Online Meeting #169 Highlights

Thursday, May 9, 2019 by Bob Arnson

Our last meeting was very short because we had no new issues to triage. Today's meeting isn't terribly long but we had a bunch of issues to triage, though only a few we could take action on.

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WiX Online Meeting #168 Highlights

Thursday, April 25, 2019 by Bob Arnson

Today's meeting is perhaps the shortest we've ever had. There were no new issues to triage and only a brief announcement from Rob. I will definitely spend more time preparing these highlights than the meeting itself took so in a philosophical sense, are they still merely highlights? These are the questions to ponder in the extra time we have available to us, thanks to a meeting that ends earlier than scheduled.

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WiX Online Meeting #167 Highlights

Thursday, April 11, 2019 by Bob Arnson

Welcome to the 167th WiX Online Meeting, the first since last Friday's 15-year anniversary of WiX's first open source release in 2004! Rob wrote about WiX's 15th anniversary here at Setup Matters and I did so briefly on my blog as well.

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Celebrate the 15th Anniversary of the WiX Toolset

Friday, April 5, 2019 by Rob Mensching

Today marks the 15th Anniversary of the WiX Toolset's release as Open Source. The impact of this "relatively insignificant geekware tool" (Time, 10 May, 2004) over the last decade and a half is profound. The largest software companies in the world use WiX to create installation packages for their flagship products. When FireGiant launched nearly six years ago, we offered enterprise support for WiX and more companies—of all sizes, across all industries—adopted the toolset. In addition, there are countless Open Source projects that have MSI-based installation packages thanks to WiX. We are proud of the work we've done with WiX over the years, but the future excites us even more.

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