This article describes an update that Microsoft .NET Framework 4.8 Language Pack is available for Windows Server 2012.
About Microsoft .NET Framework 4.8 Language Packs
Microsoft .NET Framework 4.8 Language Pack contains localized resources for supported languages. It contains translated error messages and other UI text for languages other than English. If you do not install a language pack, the text is displayed in English. You can install multiple language packs on one computer, each for a different language.
Before you install the language packs, you must download and install the following neutral .NET Framework package and the corresponding operating system language pack.
The following table lists the Knowledge Base article numbers that correspond to the language packs for the 23 languages that can be found on the machine after installation.
.NET Framework 4.8 Language Pack for Windows Server 2012
KB article number
Norwegian (nb- NO)
Portuguese - Brazil (pt-BR)
Portuguese - Portugal (pt- PT)
The language pack files are available for download from KB4497410.
For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, see How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services.
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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. However, it works as an in-place update for the .NET Framework 4, 4.5, 4.5.1, 4.5.2, 4.6, 4.6.1, 4.6.2, 4.7, 4.7.1, and 4.7.2.
For more information about the .NET Framework 4.8 and the .NET Framework Developer Center, see .NET Framework 4.8.
Command-line switches for this update
For more information about the various command-line options that are supported by this update, see the “Command-Line options” section in .NET Framework Deployment Guide for Developers.
You may have to restart the computer after you install this update. We recommend that you exit all applications that are using .NET Framework before you install this update.
Supported operating systems
Microsoft .NET Framework 4.8 Language Pack supports the following operating systems:
- Windows Server 2012