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Recovering prior versions of .Net Framework

Posted By:      Posted Date: May 22, 2011    Points: 0   Category :.NET Framework

Like others, I've recently had repeated updates of .Net Framework 4 (KB2446708) which where successfully installed .  Before finding this site, I Googled the issue and it was suggested that I download & run the MS dotnet_cleaup_tool which I did.  It was also suggested to download & install the full version of .Net 4 (filename: dotNetFx49_Full_x86_x64 which I also did.  They both seemsed to work.

Unfortunately, when I ran the cleanup tool I mistakenly deleted ALL versions of .Net Framework.  I did do the instal of the "full" V4 application. 

Questions: How do I reinstall the prior versions?  Do I need them all back to V1?  Is there a specific order they should be installed? Should I perform update requests after each version has been installed?

TIA for your help.

Joe T

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