Installing .net Framework 4.5 in SharePoint server RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi

    i have SharePoint server with .net framework 3.5. Now i am planning to install a tool which needs .net framework 4.5.

    So can i go ahead and install the 4.5 framework. will it disturbs the environment anyhow or should i do any changes in IIS?

    Need inputs


    Friday, May 8, 2015 12:01 PM


  • Hi

    SharePoint 2010 works on .Net framework 3.5.

    So you can install 4.5 framework, but make sure that SharePoint Website application pools should be mapped to 3.5 framework only.

    You can create separate application pool for the tool which requires 4.5 framework.

    Refer this msdn blog also-



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    Friday, May 8, 2015 12:14 PM