How to manually install Microsoft's .Net Framework

Description: This article will show you how to manually install either the newest version or a previous version of Microsoft's .NET framework.

  1. Click on the Internet Explorer icon to open the internet.



  2. When the browser opens go to www.microsoft.com/net as shown below.



  3. To install the newest version of .NET Framework click on "Install .NET Framework 4.5"



    • This will take you to the page shown below where you have the choice to install now or download for later installation.



  4. If you are looking to install a previous version of .NET Framework. Choose the option shown below from the main page.



    • This will load the page shown below where you can select which previous version to install.



  5. Once installed a reboot may be required.

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