net framework runtime 3.5 sp1 RRS feed

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  • I am trying to download autocad. Each time i try it says .net framework runtime 3.5 sp1 needs to be installed first. i have downloaded 3.5 from three different locations and it downloads but stops during install. i am not very good with computers but i can follow directions. please help as i need the autocad for school
    Saturday, October 16, 2010 8:15 PM


  • Hello,

    Here is an article offers useful tips on installtions of VS you can refer to: You may download .NET Framework 3.5 sp1 from here and install to see this issue still exists.

    If this issue still exists, What is your OS? If it is Vista or later, follow the two setps shown below and try reinstalling to see if the issue is fixed.

    1. Verify that if you have turned on the feature of .NET Framework.
        (Control Panel - Programs and Features - Turn Windows features on or off - Verify that the box next to Microsoft .NET Framework has been checked)

    2. Use Verification Tool to verify .Net Framework has been installed well on your OS. If .Net Framework cannot be verified on your computer, you can try to follow the steps mentioned in this blog to repair the .NET Framework.


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    Wednesday, October 20, 2010 5:21 AM