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.NET 3.5 SP1 will not install anymore on XP pro SP3

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 11, 2010    Points: 0   Category :.NET Framework

Everything was just peachy until a security update (kb2416473) failed to install and wouldn't go away.

So I removed .NET 3.5 (and later 3.0 as well) altogether using the cleanup tool and tried installing from scratch.

Downloaded the full installer (dotnetfx35.exe, 231MB, version 3.5.30729.1) but it will not install.

Error Logs: http://cid-cbc7c3511bbc51a4.office.live.com/self.aspx/Public/vslogs.cab


Latest error is:

[10/11/10,20:03:23] Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 'package': [2] Error: Installation failed for component Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 'package'. MSI returned error code 1603
[10/11/10,20:03:45] WapUI: [2] DepCheck indicates Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 'package' is not installed.


I am stuck without the framework and the apps I need will not run.

Please help.



Logs of another try: http://cid-cbc7c3511bbc51a4.office.live.com/self.aspx/Public/vslogs2.cab


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