I need to download "net.framework 2.0" to run certain windows 7 programs. When I try to download I cannot find the right one, which one do I need and how do I make it work?

problem with windows 7, net.framework 2.0

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Last updated March 15, 2018 Views 1,341 Applies to:

Hi Skbldop,


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In order to understand your issue, please provide additional information.

  1. Do you receive any error message?
  2. Are you using 32 bit or 64 bit architecture?


You can download .net framework 2.0 for 32 bit architecture from the below mentioned link and verify if it works fine.



In case if you are using 64 bit architecture, visit the below mentioned link.



In addition, you may visit the below mentioned link for additional information on .net frame work related issues and how to troubleshoot them.



Hope this helps in fixing your issue!


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