This is not spam so don't start on that fail boat.
I want to create a AIR prog that would deploy on my client's
computers, which number several thousand. I want to create
something similar to Steam by Valve. It would automatically install
the program by contacting a download place(such as rapidshare),
would update automatically, would display product news, previews, a
download section for the other programs I develop, and place these
programs in specific folders.
I would need it to look for a .exe file that it uses, and
install into a specified directory from there, which would go into
Is this possible using AIR, or will I need to look at a
No problem with AIR. You can use RSS, xml over http, AMF or
whatever to pull data from your server, then easily show it.
As for downloading a file, no problem as well. As for
installing the new version from within the AIR app, I don't know.