Una delle novità del setup di SharePoint 2010 è quella dell'installazione dei prerequisiti software direttamente dalla splash page del setup di SharePoint 2010.

Il tool l'eventuale verifica la presenza sul server di tutto o parte dei requisiti, installando quelli mancanti, compreso il ruolo Application Server (IIS) di Windows Server 2008.

Ecco la lista dei componenti:

• Application Server Role, Web Server (IIS) Role: configured successfully

• Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Native Client: installed successfully

• Hotfix for Microsoft Windows (KB976462): requires restart of the computer to complete installing

• Windows Identity Foundation (KB974405): requires restart of the computer to complete installing

• Microsoft Sync Framework Runtime v1.0 (x64): requires restart of the computer to complete installing

• Microsoft Chart Controls for Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5: installed successfully

• Microsoft Filter Pack 2.0: requires restart of the computer to complete installing

• Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Analysis Services ADOMD.NET: installed successfully

• Microsoft Server Speech Platform Runtime (x64): installed successfully

• Microsoft Server Speech Recognition Language – TELE(en-US): installed successfully

• SQL 2008 R2 Reporting Services SharePoint 2010 Add-in: installed successfully