I am using Windows 8 build 8108. I am trying to install .NET 3.5.1 framework for running my application. After starting the installation from "Manage Programs" by choosing "Add features/roles" I am hitting the following error
Well, it is a conundrum for me! I have a couple of program which throw up that message. One, as I said, is Snagit. Atempts to install fail. Attempts to install ver 4 fail with the message that ver 4 is already built in.
However. The story gets more complicated!!!
If you look in
C:\Program Files\Reference Assemblies\Microsoft\Framework\v3.5
Well, there it is! But I cannot track down Ver 4.
It is just the irritating message for me, otherwise, I am not to stressed about it. Must be a bug somewhere in the install procedure or, as I said, individual software updates are needed.
You can enable 3.5 Framework feature on Win 8, providing you have the Win 8 source disk: Create and folder in c: and name it temp. copy all files from your Win 8 source disk: "?:\sources\sxs," folder and paste into "c:\temp."
xcopy e:\sources\sxs\*.* c:\temp /s
With CMD as administrator rights Locate c:\temp
In command line from this location (c:\temp) type: