Microsoft .NET Framework Redistributable 1.0

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The Microsoft® .NET Framework includes everything you need to run .NET Framework applications.
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      The Microsoft® .NET Framework includes everything you need to run .NET Framework applications, including the Common Language Runtime, the .NET Framework class library, and ASP.NET.
  • Supported Operating System

    Windows 2000, Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

      Typical Installation Requirements
      The .NET Framework runs on:
      • Microsoft Windows® 98
      • Microsoft Windows NT® 4.0 (SP 6a required)
      • Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition (Windows Me)
      • Microsoft Windows 2000 (SP2 Recommended)
      • Microsoft Windows XP Professional
      • Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
      Software Requirements: Server Installation Requirements
      If you have been directed to do a server installation, you must meet the following requirements in addition to the typical installation requirements:
      • Microsoft Data Access Components 2.6; Microsoft Data Access Components 2.7 is recommended. This is for applications that use Data Access.
      • Internet Information Services (IIS) version 5.0 or later - To access the features of ASP.NET, IIS with the latest security updates must be installed prior to installing the .NET Framework. ASP.NET is supported on the following platforms: Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional (SP 2 recommended), Microsoft Windows 2000 Server (SP 2 recommended), Microsoft Windows XP Professional, and Microsoft Windows .NET Server family.
      Note: Most users will perform a typical installation and can ignore these requirements. If you are unsure which type of installation to perform, only meet the typical installation requirements. If you plan on developing .NET Framework applications, the Microsoft® .NET Framework Software Development Kit (SDK) includes the .NET Framework, as well as everything you need to write, build, test, and deploy .NET Framework applications—documentation, samples, and command-line tools and compilers.
      1. Click the Download button on this page to start the download, or choose a different language from the drop-down list and click Go.
      2. Do one of the following:
        • To start the installation immediately, click Open or Run this program from its current location.
        • To copy the download to your computer for installation at a later time, click Save or Save this program to disk.
    • Installing Localized Versions of Dotnetfx.exe Windows 98 or Windows ME

      When installing the .NET Framework redistributable package, Dotnetfx.exe, on a computer running the Windows 98 or WindowsMe operating system, the system code page and font need to support the language of the dotnetfx.exe being installed. There are several options:

      • Install the same language of dotnetfx.exe as the language of Windows 98. For example, install Japanese dotnetfx.exe on Japanese Windows 98.
      • Install a localized version of dotnetfx.exe onto a localized Windows 98, in which the system code page is the same for both languages. For example, install French dotnetfx.exe on German Windows98.
      • Install English dotnetfx.exe onto any localized Windows 98.If the system code page and font do not support the language of the dotnetfx.exe being installed, then dialogs will not display correctly. For example, when installing the Japanese dotnetfx.exe onto English Windows98, setup dialogs will not display text correctly.

      This limitation only applies to Windows 98 and WindowsMe. You can install any language version of Dotnetfx.exe on any language version of Windows 2000, Windows NT 4.0, Windows XP, or the Windows .NET Server family.