Redistributing the .NET Framework

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Applications and controls written for the .NET Framework require the .NET Framework to be installed on the computer where the application or control runs. For the latest information about redistributing the .NET Framework, see the .NET Framework 3.5 Deployment Guide for Administrators or the .NET Framework 3.5 Deployment Guide for Application Developers.

Where to Obtain the .NET Framework Redistributable Package

Provides download locations and information about the legal distribution of the .NET Framework.

.NET Framework 4 Deployment Guide for Administrators

Describes how system administrators can deploy the .NET Framework in an enterprise.

Deploying the .NET Framework

Describes .NET Framework features that make it easier to deploy your applications.