Here are the links required to prepare a Silverlight 5 development environment for those that need to target Silverlight 5.1.20513.0 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. Note: this release of Silverlight uses the same SDK and Tools version as for the previous release – links have been included for convenience.
Silverlight 5 Tools for Visual Studio 2010 SP1 – 10.0.40219.370
Note: this is unchanged from the previous version of Silverlight 5.
This download will install all components necessary for Silverlight 5 and WCF RIA Services V1.0 SP2 development. You can find the appropriate downloads below to update this to the Silverlight 5.1.20513.0 release.
- Silverlight 5 SDK (software development kit) – 5.0.61118.0
- Silverlight 5 Developer Runtime – 5.0.61118.0
- 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
After installing you must manually update the Silverlight 5 Developer Runtime to 5.1.20513.0 using the links below.
32 bit Development
Silverlight 5 Developer Runtime (32 bit) – 5.1.20513.0
Use this to develop for 32 bit 5.1.20513.0 environments.
Silverlight 5 Runtime (32 bit) – 5.1.20513.0
Use this to reproduce the 32 bit 5.1.20513.0 target environment.
64 bit Development
Silverlight 5 Developer Runtime (64 bit) – 5.1.20513.0
Use this to develop for 64 bit 5.1.10411.0 environments.
Silverlight 5 Runtime (64 bit) – 5.1.20513.0
Use this to reproduce the 64 bit 5.1.20513.0 target environment.