Installing XNA using MXA

Introduction

MXA provides an XNA installer for Visual Studio. The installation files can be downloaded here:

MXA Game Studio

To install XNA using the MXA installer:

  1. Unzip the file
  2. Open the folder containing the unzipped files
  3. Open the 1. DirectX folder and run DXSetup.exe
  4. Open the 2. XNA Framework 4.0 Redistribution folder and run XNA Framework 4.0 Redist.msi
  5. Open 3. XNA Game Studio 4.0 Platform Tools and run XNA Game Studio Platform Tools.msi
  6. Open 4. XNA Game Studio 4.0 Shared and run XNA Game Studio Shared.msi
  7. Run XNA Game Studio 4.0.vsix