Setting up the MS.NET Enterprise Environment for Application Development

A new machine configuration for Microsoft development software.

Developer

  1. Install Visual Studio 2010 from DVD
  2. Install Team Explorer (.iso) from http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=329
  3. Install Visual Studio 2010 SP1 from http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=23691

Database

  1. Install Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 RTM – Express with Management Tools from http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=23650
  2. Install Microsoft® SQL Server® 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 from http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=26727
  3. Otherwise (1-2) you can download and install these products separately:

Windows Phone

  1. Install Windows Phone SDK (actual SDK 7.1) from http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?displaylang=en&id=27570
  2. Verify and install Windows Phone Developer Tool Update from http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=23854

Silverlight

  1. Install the latest version of Silverlight SDK (check Microsoft’s Web Site – actual version 5.0.x)
  2. Install Silverlight Toolkit based on last installed version
  3. Install Silverlight for Windows Phone Toolkit (actual release september 2010) from http://silverlight.codeplex.com/releases/view/52297

Kinect

  1. Install Microsoft Kinetic SDK (Beta version) from http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/um/redmond/projects/kinectsdk/download.aspx

Azure

  1. Install Windows Azure SDK e VSCloudService (actual version 1.4) from http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=15658
  2. Otherwise (1) you can download and install Windows Azure SDK All-in-one (actual september 2010) from http://www.microsoft.com/windowsazure/sdk/

Microsoft Web Platform

You can complete your installations with the Microsoft Web Platform availabe at http://www.microsoft.com/web/downloads/platform.aspx

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