The following topic describes the installation packages for Telerik UI for WinUI.
Each installation package comes in three types:
MSI file for automatic installation.
NuGet packages for manual installation.
ZIP file for manual (advanced) installation.
The MSI files are intended for easy and automatic installation of a product. It installs the controls on your computer in a folder in your Program Files named Progress, and automatically creates the necessary virtual folders and projects.
For more information about how to install UI for WinUI from MSI file, read here.
If you already have Telerik UI installed from a MSI, you can safely install an updated version - the installer will keep your existing installation. The new files will be placed in a separate folder and the new installation does not damage the common installer files.
The NuGet packages are a single ZIP file with the .nupkg extension that contains compiled code (DLLs), other related files, and a descriptive manifest that includes information like the package's version number.
For more information about how to install the UI for WinUI NuGet packages, read here.
The ZIP is used to manual (advanced) installs and for upgrading/updating purposes.
For more information about how to install Telerik UI for WinUI from a ZIP file, read here.