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- The .NET Framework 4.6 Targeting Pack: Contains the reference assemblies that are needed to build applications that target the .NET Framework 4.6.
- The .NET Framework 4.6 Targeting Pack Language Packs: Contains the IntelliSense files to display help while you are building applications that target the .NET Framework 4.6 through Visual Studio and third-party IDEs.
Command-line switches for this updateFor more information about the various command-line options that are supported by this package, see the "Command-Line options" section on the MSDN website the .NET Framework Deployment Guide for Developers.
Restart requirementYou may have to restart the computer after you install this package. We recommend that you close all applications that are using the .NET Framework before you install this package.
- Windows 10
- Windows Server 2012 R2
- Windows Server 2012
- Windows 8.1
- Windows 8
- Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1
- Windows Server 2008 SP2
- Windows 7 SP1
- Windows Vista SP2
Article ID: 3045566 - Last Review: Jul 30, 2015 - Revision: 1