Install Previous Versions of the .Net Framework in Windows 8

Introduction

 
In this article, we are going to explain how to easily install previous versions of the .Net Framework in Windows 8.
 

Procedure for Installing the .Net Framework

 
Step 1
 
In Windows 8 Desktop, first, we press the "Windows + R" key in our keyboard.
 
Step 2
 
The Run window opens. Then type "appwiz.cpl" into the Run box and click "OK".
 
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Step 3
 
When the "Programs and Features" window opens, click on the "Turn Windows features on or off" hyperlink in the left-hand side panel.
 
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Step 4
 
Now we will need to check the box to install the .Net Framework 3.5.
 
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Step 5
 
The files will be downloaded from Windows Update and we will be prompted to reboot upon completion.
 
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That's all there is to it.
 

Summary

 
In this article, we learned about Install Previous Versions of the .Net Framework in Windows 8.