Downloading .NET Framework 4 Full

Hi,

 I would like to download the .NET 4 Full framework..so far the articles I have read are a bit confusing. Also does the framework 4.5.1 really contain the .NET 4.0 Full framework?
I am on Windows 7.


Thanks
LuckyLucksAsked:
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Scott CSenior Systems EnginerCommented:
When .NET 4.5 is installed it effectively replaces .NET 4.0 on the machine. .NET 4.0 gets overwritten by a new version of .NET 4.5 which - according to Microsoft - is supposed to be 100% backwards compatible.

http://weblog.west-wind.com/posts/2012/Mar/13/NET-45-is-an-inplace-replacement-for-NET-40

http://www.hanselman.com/blog/NETVersioningAndMultiTargetingNET45IsAnInplaceUpgradeToNET40.aspx

Oh, BTW....the latest version is 4.5.2.
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
.NET 4.5 includes .NET 4 functionality. Look in Control Panel, Programs and Features, Windows Features and install (that is check to enable) .NET V3.5 and .NET4.5 and you should have everything you need.
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chuang4630Commented:
.NET 4.5 does include 4.0 functionality.
Just go to

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=30653

and follow the instruction.
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
@LuckyLucks - Thanks and I was happy to help.
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