Windows 7 - Error Code: 66a (Can't install KB2160841)

Getting error code 66A Windows update encountered an unknown error. Security Update for .NET Framework 4 on Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2 for x64-based Systems (KB2160841)

Installation date: ‎10/‎17/‎2010 2:14 PM

Installation status: Failed

Error details: Code 66A

Update type: Important

A security issue has been identified that could allow an attacker to compromise your Windows-based system that is running the Microsoft .NET Framework and gain complete control over it. You can help protect your computer by installing this update from Microsoft. After you install this item, you may have to restart your computer.

 
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Frank's solution didn't work for me too.
But i solved it by uninstalling the .net framework extended and left the .net client on the server.
Update worked after that and the extended component came back with the latest updates.

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