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Microsoft Links removed, had its name changed, or is temporarily unavailable.

various links on the Microsoft website take me to a 404 page. and the web platform installer does the same

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is there a workaround for this or can someone advise how i can fix the webplatform installer.

i tried changing my dns and also connected to several different countrys via vpn thinking it might be specific to my connection but it isnt

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For a dying product id expect it to be taken down entirely rather than left with many broken links and users who dont see or know that its ended its life.

Iif we all follow the other logic imagine how messy that would be for support

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LanHuang-MSFT answered

Hi @CraigWright-2097,
Yes,I think,installers are no longer available via WebPI.
About Web Platform Installer:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_Platform_Installer
Best regards,
Lan Huang


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