Microsoft Windows support side-by-side technology. The goal of
this technology is to allow conflict-free concurrent execution of
multiple programs using different, possibly conflicting, versions
of the same COM components and non-COM DLLs.
COM registration is no longer necessary. All you need is a
manifest - an XML file describing your COM components. The rest
is done by the operating system.
With Manifest Maker it is now possible to build manifests quickly
and reliably. It is now possible to isolate (run using side-by-side)
most applications using typical off-the-shelf and built in-house
COM components. Read more...
Windows 10 Support Statement
Side-by-Side Manifest Maker is supported by Maze Computer Communications,
Inc. on all editions of Windows 10 on the following servicing branches:
Current Branch, Current Branch for Business and Long-Term Servicing branch.