How to distribute an ActiveXperts Component

Introduction
Standard Product Installation
How to deploy/distribute to multiple computers

 

Introduction

ActiveXperts Software offers a Distribution License for the following products:

For each product, the core consists of just two files:

If you install the product using the ActiveXperts product installation program, the DLL file(s) are already copied to the system and registered. However, if you plan to deploy/distribute yourself without making use of the ActiveXperts product install program, you'll need to copy and register the DLL files yourself.


 

Standard Product Installation

If the ActiveXperts component installation was done through the product installation program (as downloaded from the ActiveXperts Download Site), the DLL(s) are located in the following folder (depending on platform architecture):

64-bits Operating Systems:

Product DLL file
Product:
ActiveXperts SMS Component
DLL files:
C:\Program Files\Common Files\ActiveXperts\AxSms64.dll
C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\ActiveXperts\AxSms32.dll
Product:
ActiveXperts Network Component
DLL files:
C:\Program Files\Common Files\ActiveXperts\AxNetwork64.dll
C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\ActiveXperts\AxNetwork32.dll
Product:
ActiveXperts Serial Port Component
DLL files:
C:\Program Files\Common Files\ActiveXperts\AxSerial64.dll
C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\ActiveXperts\AxSerial32.dll
Product:
ActiveXperts Email Component
DLL files:
C:\Program Files\Common Files\ActiveXperts\AxEmail64.dll
C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\ActiveXperts\AxEmail32.dll

32-bits Operating Systems:

Product DLL file
Product:
ActiveXperts SMS Component
DLL file:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\ActiveXperts\AxSms32.dll
Product:
ActiveXperts Network Component
DLL file:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\ActiveXperts\AxNetwork32.dll
Product:
ActiveXperts Serial Port Component
DLL file:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\ActiveXperts\AxSerial32.dll
Product:
ActiveXperts Email Component
DLL file:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\ActiveXperts\AxEmail32.dll

 

How to deploy/distribute to multiple computers

To distribute the DLL (32-bit, 64-bit, or both) to one or more PC's as part of your software or solution, you must do the following: