This package installs the following components:
- .NET Framework 4.6.1 Developer Pack (NDP461-DevPack-KB3105179-ENU.exe): Contains the .NET Framework 4.6.1, .NET 4.6.1 Targeting Pack, .NET 4.6.1 SDK and the ENU IntelliSense.
- .NET Framework 4.6.1 Developer Pack language pack (NDP461-DevPack-KB3105179-(Lang).exe): Contains the corresponding .NET Framework 4.6.1 language pack, .NET 4.6.1 SDK Language Pack and the language IntelliSense.
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This version of the .NET Framework runs side-by-side with the .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 and its earlier versions, but performs an in-place update for the .NET Framework 4, the .NET Framework 4.5, the .NET Framework 4.5.1, the .NET Framework 4.5.2, and the .NET Framework 4.6.
Command-line switches for this updateFor the information about the various command-line options that are supported by this update, see the "Command-Line options" section at the .NET Framework Deployment Guide for Developers.
Restart requirementYou may have to restart the computer after you install this update. We recommend that you exit all applications that are using the .NET Framework before you install this update.
Applies toThe .NET Framework 4.6.1 Developer Pack and Language Packs support the following operating systems:
- Windows 7 SP1
- Windows 8
- Windows 8.1
- Windows 10
- Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1
- Windows Server 2012
- Windows Server 2012 R2
Article ID: 3105179 - Last Review: Feb 14, 2017 - Revision: 1