Not all servers have Internet access, and usually you want to script the installation of a SharePoint server. For these reasons, you can drive the Prerequisite Installer (prerequisitesinstaller.exe) from the command line or via an arguments file, and tell it the location of each of the prerequisites from a place where you have already downloaded them.
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I recently had a question from one of my students:
Every time I create a Visio diagram for a SharePoint farm, I start with an existing diagram and use the shapes from that. Are there any Visio stencils for SharePoint?