Easy SP2010 Setup for Developers

Chris Johnson has announced Windows Powershell scripts that will install and configure all of the pre-requisites and products to begin development in a SharePoint 2010 environment. You can customize which products to install via a configuration file. Out of the box, it installs:


  • SharePoint Server 2010 + pre-requisites (Standalone)
  • Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate Edition
  • Silverlight 4 Tools for Visual Studio
  • Expression Studio 4 Ultimate
  • Open XML SDK
  • Visual Studio SDK
  • Visual Studio SharePoint Power Tools
  • Office 2010 Professional Plus
  • SharePoint Designer 2010
  • Visio 2010


The link also includes a walk-thru guide.