Here are the links required to prepare a Silverlight 5 development environment for those that need to target Silverlight 5.0.61118.0 even when Microsoft remove the links to the downloads from their download site(s). Both the Developer runtime and normal runtime for 32-bit and 64-bit are included.
Silverlight 5 Tools for Visual Studio 2010 SP1 – 10.0.40219.370
This download will install all components necessary for Silverlight 5 and WCF RIA Services V1.0 SP2 development. You can find the appropriate individual downloads below.
- Silverlight 5 SDK (software development kit) – see below for 5.0.61118.0 version
- Silverlight 5 Developer Runtime – see below for various 5.0.61118.0 downloads
- Update for Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1 and Visual Web Developer Express 2010 Service Pack 1 (KB2502836)
- Microsoft WCF RIA Services V1.0 SP2
Unless Microsoft updates/removes the tools at this location there is no need to download the following SDK / Developer runtime versions individually for 5.0.61118.0. The standard runtime versions could be handy to reproduce your target environment however.
Silverlight 5 SDK – 5.0.61118.0
The actual setup version is 9.0.61118.0, but it installs the correct SDK version. http://silverlight.dlservice.microsoft.com/download/3/A/3/3A35179D-5C87-4D0A-91EB-BF5FEDC601A4/sdk/silverlight_sdk.exe
32 bit Development
Silverlight 5 Developer Runtime (32 bit) – 5.0.61118.0
Use this to develop for 32 bit 5.0.61118.0 environments.
Silverlight 5 Runtime (32 bit) – 5.0.61118.0
Use this to reproduce the 32 bit 5.0.61118.0 target environment.
64 bit Development
Silverlight 5 Developer Runtime (64 bit) – 5.0.61118.0
Use this to develop for 64 bit 5.0.61118.0 environments.
Silverlight 5 Runtime (64 bit) – 5.0.61118.0
Use this to reproduce the 64 bit 5.0.61118.0 target environment.