Both Free Edition and Professional Edition of EA Install share some common key features, including:
- The generated installer is packed in one single file.
- Uninstaller included, shown in Windows's Add/Remove Programs.
- Can detect and install to one or more MetaTrader installations at once.
- Can detect if a MetaTrader program is running.
- Create program shortcuts in Start Menu (uninstall, readme, license info, what's new, website, contact email).
- Built-in editor for Readme, License Info, What's New documents.
- Support for Expert Advisors, Custom Indicators, and Scripts.
- Secure encryption with industry standard 128 bits auto generated keys.
- Anti tampering mechanism, protecting your content from being illegally cracked.
- Support for MetaTrader 4 or later versions.
- The generated installer runs on Windows 2000, Windows 2003, Windows 2008, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10 operatings systems.
- Fully compatible with the new MetaTrader 4 Build 600 folder structure.
- Fully compatible with MetaTrader 5 folder structure.
The Professional Edition has some additional features over the Free Edition, including:
- Custom banner picture.
- Custom icon.
- Custom splash screen.
- Serial number protection, including a tool to generate random serial numbers based on your criteria.
- Can override user's MetaTrader Expert Advisors settings such as Allow Live Trading, Allow DLL Linking, Allow Calling to Other Expert Advisors, etc.
- Registering Web Request URL directly and safely to MT4 installations.
- Overriding Charts options.
- Command line tool to build projects automatically.
- Embedded installers within your EA installer.
- Multilanguage and Unicode support.
- No link to EAInstall.com in the generated installer.