9.5 Installation error for .Net 3.5.1 on Windows 2016 server

book

Article ID: 185346

calendar_today

Updated On:

Products

CA Network Flow Analysis (NetQos / NFA)

Issue/Introduction

During server management install of .Net Framework 3.5, we're getting an error when trying to point to a 'optional' source files to complete the installation.  

 

Cause

This issue is caused by attempting to install .net 3.5 on a Windows server that does not have access to Windows Update

Environment

Release : 9.5

Component : NQRPTA - REPORTERANALYZER

Resolution

.NET 3.5 must be directly downloaded and installed via the Microsoft website. More information located here:

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-hardware/manufacture/desktop/microsoft-net-framework-35-deployment-considerations