Why doesn't my copy of VS Enterprise 2019 install from local media?

Joseph Stavitsky 1 Reputation point

I'm on win11 enterprise x64 21H2. Despite launching vs_setup exe from full install media (iso) with --noWeb, setup still demands a network connection. How can I force installation of only local packages?

Am I selecting packages that are only available from the web unintentionally? Is my only option to create a layout?

Alternately, is there some simple way to force installation of every local package available?

Many thanks in advance


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  1. Tianyu Sun-MSFT 29,186 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor

    Hi @Joseph Stavitsky ,

    Welcome to Microsoft Q&A forum.

    Please try to add and use --noUpdateInstaller parameter together with --noWeb and then retry installing VS offline.

    Best Regards,

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