Multi-Targeting Pack for the Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0.3 Beta

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Introduction

This article describes the Multi-Targeting Pack for the Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0.3 Beta. Multi-Targeting Pack for the Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0.3 Beta adds support for the new APIs that are introduced in Update 4.0.3 Beta Microsoft .NET Framework 4 – Runtime Update.

For more information about Update 4.0.3 Beta for Microsoft .NET Framework 4 – Runtime Update, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2599651 Update 4.0.3 Beta for Microsoft .NET Framework 4 – Runtime Update
 For more information about multi-targeting packs for the .NET Framework, visit the following Microsoft website:
General information about multi-targeting packs for the .NET Framework

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Multi-Targeting Pack for the Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0.3 Beta is included in Update 4.0.3 Beta for Microsoft .NET Framework 4 - Design-Time Update for Visual Studio 2010 SP1. The Multi-Targeting Pack adds new reference assemblies, IntelliSense files, and other supporting files.

For more information about the design-time update, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2599653 Update 4.0.3 Beta for Microsoft .NET Framework 4 - Design-Time Update for Visual Studio 2010 SP1
Notes
  • The target frameworks added by this update to Microsoft Visual Studio for projects to use are ".NET Framework 4.0.3" and ".NET Framework 4.0.3 Client Profile."
  • After you apply Multi-Targeting Pack for the Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0.3 Beta to Microsoft Visual Studio, you can build new projects that use the .NET Framework 4.0.3.

    Note You can build new projects that use the features that are introduced in the .NET Framework 4.0.1, .NET Framework 4.02, and .NET Framework 4.0.3 runtimes.
  • Multi-Targeting Pack for the Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0.3 Beta is cumulative. For example, it includes all the related files from Multi-Targeting Packs for the .NET Framework 4.0.1 and the .NET Framework 4.0.2. However, Multi-Targeting Pack for the Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0.3 Beta exposes only .NET Framework 4.0.3 targets. For example, this update exposes only the .NET Framework 4.0.3 targeting, and this update does not install the targeting for the .NET Framework 4.0.1 or the .NET Framework 4.0.2.
    The targeting for the .NET Framework 4.0.1 and the .NET Framework 4.0.2 can independently coexist side-by-side with the targeting of the .NET Framework 4.0.3. However, each version has to be installed by its own installation package.
  • When you open a project that uses the .NET Framework 4.0.3 Beta on a computer that is running Microsoft Visual Studio, you receive the following error message if the corresponding multi-targeting pack is not installed:
    Project Target framework Not Installed

    This error message indicates that the required multi-targeting pack is not installed. To resolve this issue, install the required multi-targeting pack that is described in the "Update Information" section.


Update information

Multi-Targeting Pack for the .NET Framework 4.0.3 Beta is included in the update that is described in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base article:
2599653 Update 4.0.3 Beta for Microsoft .NET Framework 4 - Design-Time Update for Visual Studio 2010 SP1

If you develop applications for the .NET Framework 4.0.3 Beta in Visual Studio 2010 SP1, download Design-Time Update from the following Microsoft Download Center website:

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For more information about all the available .NET Framework multi-targeting packs for Visual Studio 2010, visit the following website:

If you are developing applications for the .NET Framework 4.0.3 Beta on any major product version that is later than Microsoft Visual Studio 2010, download the multi-targeting pack from the following Microsoft Download Center website. We recommend that you do not use the following update package to set up your design-time in Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 or Visual Studio 11 Developer Preview.

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Download the package now.

For more information about Visual Studio 11 Developer Preview, visit the following MSDN website:

Visual Studio 11 Developer Preview

For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services
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Prerequisites

To install this update, you must have Windows Installer 3.1 or a later version of Windows Installer installed.

To obtain the latest version of Windows Installer, visit the following Microsoft website:
Download information for Windows Installer 4.5 Redistributable

Command-line switches for this update

For more information about Windows Installer command-line switches, visit the following Microsoft website:

General information about Windows Installer command-line switches
For more information about Windows Installer, visit the following Microsoft website:

General information about Windows Installer

Restart requirement

You have to restart the computer after you install this update if the files that are being updated are locked or are being used when you install this update.

Known issues with this update

Issue 1
When you use Visual Studio 2010 SP1 to build a website or a web application that uses the .NET Framework 4.0.3 Beta, an error occurs if the Web.config file is re-created.

Cause
This issue occurs because an incorrect value for the targetFramework attribute is written to the Web.config file.

Resolution
To resolve this issue, open the Web.config file, and then manually change the value of the targetFramework attribute to 4.0.3.

Issue 2
When you create a new Visual Studio add-in project, you receive the following error message if you set the target framework to .NET Framework 4.0.3:
Visual Studio Add-in Wizard: An error occurred, and the wizard could not generate the project. Verify that the programming language is properly installed.

Resolution
To resolve this issue, follow these steps:
  1. Set the target framework to .NET Framework 4 when you create the Visual Studio add-in project.
  2. Set the target framework for the add-in project to .NET Framework 4.0.3 after the project is created.


Update removal information

To remove this update, use the Add or Remove Programs item in Control Panel.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace a previously released update.

File information

The global version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.

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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
DHtmlHeader.htmlNot applicable16,11804-Nov-201112:53
Setup.exe10.0.30319.51979,11204-Nov-201113:00
SetupEngine.dll10.0.30319.519810,25604-Nov-201113:00
SetupUi.dll10.0.30319.519296,71204-Nov-201113:00
SetupUi.xsdNot applicable30,12004-Nov-201112:53
sqmapi.dll6.0.6000.16386144,41604-Nov-201112:53
SetupResources.dll10.0.30319.51919,22404-Nov-201113:00
SetupResources.dll10.0.30319.51917,68804-Nov-201113:00
SetupResources.dll10.0.30319.51916,15204-Nov-201113:00
SetupResources.dll10.0.30319.51914,61604-Nov-201113:00
SetupResources.dll10.0.30319.51914,61604-Nov-201113:00
SetupResources.dll10.0.30319.51919,22404-Nov-201113:00
SetupResources.dll10.0.30319.51919,22404-Nov-201113:00
SetupResources.dll10.0.30319.51918,71204-Nov-201113:00
SetupResources.dll10.0.30319.51915,64004-Nov-201113:00
SetupResources.dll10.0.30319.51919,22404-Nov-201113:00
Print.icoNot applicable1,15004-Nov-201112:21
Rotate1.icoNot applicable89404-Nov-201112:21
Rotate2.icoNot applicable89404-Nov-201112:21
Rotate3.icoNot applicable89404-Nov-201112:21
Rotate4.icoNot applicable89404-Nov-201112:21
Rotate5.icoNot applicable89404-Nov-201112:21
Rotate6.icoNot applicable89404-Nov-201112:21
Rotate7.icoNot applicable89404-Nov-201112:21
Rotate8.icoNot applicable89404-Nov-201112:21
Save.icoNot applicable1,15004-Nov-201112:21
Setup.icoNot applicable36,71004-Nov-201112:21
SysReqMet.icoNot applicable1,15004-Nov-201112:21
SysReqNotMet.icoNot applicable1,15004-Nov-201112:21
stop.icoNot applicable10,13404-Nov-201112:21
warn.icoNot applicable10,13404-Nov-201112:21
watermark.bmpNot applicable325,76004-Nov-201112:53
header.bmpNot applicable7,30804-Nov-201112:53
DisplayIcon.icoNot applicable88,53304-Nov-201112:53
UiInfo.xmlNot applicable37,48804-Nov-201112:53
Strings.xmlNot applicable13,60604-Nov-201112:53
SplashScreen.bmpNot applicable196,66204-Nov-201112:53
LocalizedData.xmlNot applicable39,40604-Nov-201112:54
LocalizedData.xmlNot applicable37,35804-Nov-201112:53
LocalizedData.xmlNot applicable32,97204-Nov-201112:54
LocalizedData.xmlNot applicable29,96204-Nov-201112:54
LocalizedData.xmlNot applicable29,97004-Nov-201112:54
LocalizedData.xmlNot applicable38,64404-Nov-201112:54
LocalizedData.xmlNot applicable39,22404-Nov-201112:54
LocalizedData.xmlNot applicable38,59604-Nov-201112:54
LocalizedData.xmlNot applicable32,05204-Nov-201112:54
LocalizedData.xmlNot applicable38,94204-Nov-201112:54
EULA.rtfNot applicable11,84704-Nov-201112:53
EULA.rtfNot applicable8,29104-Nov-201112:53
EULA.rtfNot applicable29,18004-Nov-201112:53
EULA.rtfNot applicable19,34204-Nov-201112:53
EULA.rtfNot applicable19,65404-Nov-201112:53
EULA.rtfNot applicable10,34304-Nov-201112:53
EULA.rtfNot applicable10,38204-Nov-201112:53
EULA.rtfNot applicable10,92104-Nov-201112:53
EULA.rtfNot applicable41,19604-Nov-201112:53
EULA.rtfNot applicable32,91404-Nov-201112:53
ParameterInfo.xmlNot applicable7,94604-Nov-201112:53
netfx_403mtpack.msiNot applicable469,50404-Nov-201112:47
netfx_403mtpack.cabNot applicable18,700,93404-Nov-201112:44

Note This is a "FAST PUBLISH" article created directly from within the Microsoft support organization. The information contained herein is provided as-is in response to emerging issues. As a result of the speed in making it available, the materials may include typographical errors and may be revised at any time without notice. See Terms of Use for other considerations.

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Article ID: 2599652 - Last Review: January 29, 2012 - Revision: 2.0
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4
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