Install .Net2.0 and .Net3.5 offline in windows 10

Windows 10 preview is available to download and test , .net is required whether you are using some application that require .net2.0 or .net3.0 , or you are developing something that is targeted to .net2.0 or .net3.0 , you have to install .net in windows 10 , let me walk you through the steps how to install .net in windows 10 preview .


  1. Mount “Windows Installation Media ” ( i.e ISO or DVD or USB )
  2. Click on “Start”
  3. Click on “All Apps “
  4. Click on “Windows System”
  5. Right click on “Command Prompt ” and open as “Administrator “

CMD Open as Administrator

6 . copy and paste following and replace d: with your mounted drive letter .

DISM /Online /Enable-Feature /FeatureName:NetFx3 /All /LimitAccess /Source:d:\sources\sxs


deploy using DISM

Wait until it finish installing then , essentially restart your system . and yes if it stuck while installing just hit enter couple of time (believe me it worked ) .

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