Discstarter is the industry-leading solution for HTML-based autorun CD-ROM menus and front-ends. Many major companies from around the world use Discstarter to successfully implement autostart menus and front ends for software CD-ROMs, E-Learning publications, electronic catalogues, manuals, digital business cards or company and product presentations. Discstarter is also used by many leading magazine publishers for their covermount CD-ROM menus.
Use Discstarter for:
* CD-ROM / DVD-ROM / USB-Stick Start Menus
* Public Kiosk Terminals
* Launcher for Web Applications on the Desktop
What is Discstarter?
Discstarter is an application that allows you to create professional looking CD-ROM autorun menus, front-ends and many other kinds of applications based on easy to create HTML pages (including multimedia such as videos, Flash, Java etc.). With Discstarter you can fully customize the look and feel as well as the behavior of the browser window to your individual requirements.
# Autostart Menu / Front End:
Discstarter's major use case covers all kind of CD/DVD-ROM menus e.g. magazine cover mounts, product catalogs, company presentations, digital business cards, handbooks, documentations, online help, E-Learning publications, E-Books, job applications, ...
# Kiosk Terminal Browser:
Discstarter can also be used as a flexible user interface for kiosk terminals (e.g. on trade fairs, hotel lobbies or Internet cafs). This gives you the full control over the look and feel and protects the host system from unauthorized access.
# Web Applications on the Desktop:
With Discstarter you can easily give your Web-based application a Desktop look & feel. This is perfect for web based applications that are used within a company or to allow users to access a Web application from the Desktop with just one click. The integration of Server2Go even allows you to run Web applications on the local machine without a remote Web server.
Changelog for this release:
# Ability to import data into the Windows Registry on start up
# Ability to execute an application or a command line when Discstarter is launched (perfect for bootstrapping tasks)
# Ability to execute an application or a command line when Discstarter is closed (perfect for cleanup tasks)
# Console windows can be hidden when batch files (CMD or BAT) are executed via hyperlink (e.g. for passing command line arguments to EXE files without losing standard conformance)
# New Discstarter Designer look & feel
# Completely revised online manual
Internet Explorer 3.x or higher, .NET Framework 2.0 (only for Discstarter Designer)