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I need to install url-rewrite module (windows server 2008) - while extension starts setup it tries to launch web platform installer- get error:

Unable download the product list from. Check your network connection and ....

I have two installed browsers - IE and FireFox.

In IE there is a proxy which I tried to disable but without success - every time it restores (FireFox allows me to disable proxy). Can the reason for the platform installer failure be in IE settings?

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I'd use the standalone installer instead. microsoft.com/en-us/download/confirmation.aspx?id=7435 –  squillman Mar 31 '14 at 15:36

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