Troubleshooting installing the .NET Framework
You may be having trouble installing the .NET Framework. This document describes a set of steps you can take that may help you get it installed or help you undertstand why it isn't working.
Validate your Windows version
Not all .NET Framework versions are supported on all Windows versions. .NET Framework 4.8 is the latest version of the .NET Framework. We recommend you install it if you can. The following list describes which .NET Framework versions are supported on various Windows versions.
- .NET Framework 4.8 is supported on Windows 7 and later, and Windows Server 2008 R2 and later
- .NET Framework 4.8 is not supported on Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 8.0, or Windows Server 2003.