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I've used thoughtbot's laptop setup script to setup my mac for ruby develpment in the past.

Is there anything similar out there for windows/c# development? Something that sets up IIS, installs visual studio, etc. would be great.

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Not strictly an answer, but I think that most people who do this often enough to bother writing a script simply deploy a Windows image that has everything already pre-installed. – Mark Henderson May 11 '12 at 3:36

I believe that this is the closest to what you are looking for

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It is worth noting that v4 of WebPI also supports an offline mode where you can sync the required download files to a network share and then use that as a source to script an install to many computers if needed:… – Goyuix May 11 '12 at 2:42

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