Microsoft releases .NET Framework 4.5.2

Microsoft has announced the release of .NET Framework 4.5.2. This release is said to be a highly compatible update to the.NET Framework 4, 4.5 and 4.5.1. This version of the .NET Framework runs side-by-side with the .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 and earlier. But in the case of Framework 4, .NET Framework 4.5 and .NET Framework 4.5.1, it will perform an in-place update.

microsoft .net frameworkThe Microsoft .NET Framework is a software framework for Windows operating system, that includes a large library of coded solutions to common programming problems and a virtual machine that manages the execution of programs written specifically for the framework.

.NET Framework 4.5.2

Based of feedback from various source, this release comes with several reliability and performance improvements along with some new features.

  1. ASP.NET improvements
  2. Distributed transactions enhancements
  3. High DPI Improvements
  4. Improved activity tracing support in runtime and framework
  5. A more robust profiling

To find out what’s new in .NET Framework 4.5.2, visit MSDN. To download it, visit Microsoft. On this web page, you will get the links of web installer as well as the language packs. Microsoft however recommends that you use the Web Installer instead of the Offline Installer for optimal efficiency and bandwidth utilization.

Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, Windows Server 2008 SP2, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Vista SP2 users, may download and install it.

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