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.NET Framework - Do I need it? RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi,

    I have MS .NET framework 2.0 SP2, 3.0 SP2, 3.5 SP1, 4 Client Profile and 4 Extended installed on my PC.

    Do I need all of them or can I safely remove any or all of them? I don't do any program design or development. I would appreciate any advise on this.

    Thanks,

    Peter.

    • Moved by Reed Copsey, JrMVP Monday, August 20, 2012 5:42 PM Off topic (From:.NET Base Class Library)
    Monday, August 20, 2012 5:37 PM

Answers

  • You likely should keep all of them.

    Different software on your system will require those to operate correctly.  Uninstalling any version may cause some programs you have installed to fail.


    Reed Copsey, Jr. - http://reedcopsey.com
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    Monday, August 20, 2012 5:41 PM