Web Platform Installer 2.0 is now available for download
The Microsoft Web Platform Installer 2.0 is a free tool that makes it simple to download, install and keep up-to-date with the latest components of the Microsoft Web Platform, including Internet Information Services (IIS), SQL Server Express, .NET Framework and Visual Web Developer. In addition, install popular open source ASP.NET and PHP web apps with the Web PI.
The following files are available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
Microsoft Web Platform Installer 2.0
The Web Platform Installer is a simplified download/install experience for all of Microsoft’s free web products. Get started FREE with a simple downloadable installer. Install the latest version of Microsoft Web Platform, including framework, tools, server, database and more.
Download -> WebPlatformInstaller_x64.msi
Download -> WebPlatformInstaller_x86.msi
The Web Platform Installer is a simplified download/install experience for all of Microsoft’s free web products. It includes everything that you need to get up and running to build your web solutions - from servers, tools, and technologies, including the most recently updated products. Web Platform Installer always contains the most recent products of the Microsoft Web Platform so you no longer need to visit multiple sites, just launch Web PI to see what is new.
Microsoft Web Platform Installer - What's Inside?
Popular Web Apps
- Install free popular ASP.NET and PHP web apps such as DotNetNuke and WordPress.
- Install the latest version of the .NET Framework. This includes everything you need to work with ASP.NET.
IIS and Extensions
- Install the latest version of IIS, including latest IIS Web extensions like IIS Media Services.
- Install the latest version of SQL Server 2008 Express. This includes both the database engine and tools.
Visual Web Developer
- Install the latest version of Visual Web Developer Express, Our full featured free web development tool.
Extra and Goodies
- In addition to everything above, the Web PI also includes the latest community version of PHP for Windows.