Software Virtualization Solution (SVS)

Software Virtualization Solution (SVS)

Average User Rating:
4.2
out of 29 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    2.1.2084
  • Total Downloads:
    119,851
  • Date Added:
    Aug. 24, 2007
  • Price:
    Free

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5 stars

"Great tool for traceless uninstall of any software"

January 20, 2011  |  By bittutor

 |  Version: Software Virtualization Solution (SVS) 2.1.2084

Pros

I use it on Windows XP, and is much faster than the new Symantec Workspace Virtualization (SWV) tool! Use this lic. code for free personal use (free): b6c5a-wiy8u-e89de-c3cv4

Cons

Simpler and not so feature-rich GUI than that of SWV.

Summary

Don't forget to set global excludes (Edit - Edit Global Excludes) for your data drives/directories (and subdirs!), otherwise you get pretty strange behaviour - files or file modifications disappearing, etc.

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4 stars

"Great tool if you like to repackage manually"

March 02, 2008  |  By bodywave

 |  Version: Software Virtualization Solution (SVS) 2.1.2084

Pros

I don't have much need for app virtualization which I can't satisfy more easily with BufferZone or SandboxIE. I just like to use SVS to monitor installers so I can repackage them from scratch. I've used WinInstall, Prism, MS SMS, and various other monitoring tools which are designed for repackaging, but they all assume that I want to start with their auto-generated packages and modify. I prefer to start with an empty package and add everything so I know exactly what's happening and I don't overlook anything suspicious or unnecessary. Those repackagers don't provide the kind of visibility I need for doing this. With SVS, it's easy to inspect captured layers.

Cons

Many people have a problem with the spartan GUI which comes with SVS, and there are several community-developered front-ends which address this, but I'm not so much bothered by the simplicity of the GUI as much as I am by the clumsiness of what's there. Menus and labels are just awkwardly worded and named. For a new or infrequent user, it's far too easy to come away with the conclusion that the product just doesn't work.

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1 stars

"Can't install!!"

August 25, 2007  |  By rafffeee

 |  Version: Software Virtualization Solution (SVS) 2.1.2084

Cons

For the product key, I am delivered a file named yourfile.aspx I can find no way to use this for the product key. So, I completely unable to install the program.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 2.1.2084
Version 2.1.2084 contains the following and is recommended for all SVS customers: Workaround for a Windows registry defect that could result in a BSOD when certain reg functions are called , Fix for an IIS compatibility issue, Fixes for memory leaks that could result in impaired system performance over time.
General
Publisher Symantec
Publisher web site http://www.symantec.com
Release Date August 24, 2007
Date Added August 24, 2007
Version 2.1.2084
Category
Category Networking Software
Subcategory Network Management Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2000/XP/Vista
Additional Requirements Windows 2000/XP/2003 Server/Vista
Download Information
File Size 6.04MB
File Name SWV_2_1_SP3.zip
Popularity
Total Downloads 119,851
Downloads Last Week 18
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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