Cant install .net4 on server 2008 r2

Posted on 2011-03-09
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
I cant intall .net4 on windows server 2008 r2 it isnt giving any usefull error messages just a link to the read me file., I an trying to install the standalone version that microsoft say is compatible with server 2008 R2 SP1

Has anyone managed to install .net4 and could they please help me with a solution.
Question by:QuinnDester
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thats the version i am trying to install.
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by:Carl Tawn
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Have you got SP1 for Win2K8 installed? Have you followed the "Instructions" section (for turning on Wow64, etc) of the previous link?

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yes did all that still failing... but out of desperation i tried this

I know have .net4 installed



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this fixed the problem

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