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PROBLEM

When you try to open the Microsoft Azure Active Directory Module for Windows PowerShell, the Windows PowerShell console window opens with many text errors indicating that module packages couldn't be loaded.

CAUSE

This issue occurs if you don't have the Microsoft .NET Framework 3.51 enabled on your computer.

SOLUTION

To resolve this issue, manually enable the .NET Framework 3.51. To do this, follow these steps, as appropriate for the operating system that you're running:
  • In Windows 2008 R2:
    1. Open Server Manager.
    2. Click Features, click Add Features, click .NET Framework 3.51 Features, and then click .NET Framework 3.51.
  • In Windows 7:
    1. Open Programs and Features.
    2. Click Turn Windows features on or off.
    3. Click to select the Microsoft NET Framework 3.51 check box, and then click OK.

MORE INFORMATION

Still need help? Go to the Office 365 Community website or the Azure Active Directory Forums website.

Properties

Article ID: 2461873 - Last Review: July 9, 2014 - Revision: 33.0
Applies to
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Microsoft Office 365
  • Windows Intune
  • CRM Online via Office 365 E Plans
  • Microsoft Azure Recovery Services
  • Office 365 User and Domain Management
  • Office 365 Identity Management
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