The ThinApp User’s Guide provides information about how to install ThinApp™, capture applications, deploy applications, and upgrade applications. You can refer to this guide to customize parameters and perform scripting.
Intended Audience
This book is intended for anyone who installs ThinApp and deploys captured applications. Typical users are system administrators responsible for the distribution and maintenance of corporate software packages.
VMware ThinApp Documentation
The complete documentation set for VMware ThinApp consists of the following documents.
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Legal Notice
ThinApp uses the regular expression library originally written by Henry Spencer.
Copyright (c) 1986, 1993, 1995 by University of Toronto.
Written by Henry Spencer. Not derived from licensed software.
Permission is granted to anyone to use this software for any purpose on any computer system, and to redistribute it in any way, subject to the following restrictions: