How to Extract an Inno Setup Installer

Download InnoExtract

  • Windows – innoextract-<version>
  • Linux – innoextract-<version>-linux.tar.xz (not tar.gz, that’s the source code)

You need the latest version. The one from your package manager may be too old.

Extract and:

  • Windows – Copy “innoextract.exe” to a folder available in your PATH – tutorial
  • Linux – Copy “innoextract” from “bin/amd64” to “~/.local/bin/”


innoextract <installer> -d <output_location>


innoextract example-installer.exe -d installer

This will extract all files into a folder called “installer”.

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