Thoughts about setup and deployment issues, WiX, XNA, the .NET Framework and Visual Studio
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Microsoft recently released a hotfix to address a vulnerability in ASP.NET for the .NET Framework 2.0. Security bulletin MS06-033 contains more details about this hotfix.
This is one of the first hotfixes that has been released for the .NET Framework 2.0 (possibly the first, but I'm not sure). There have been some issues that we've seen with the installation of this hotfix, and as a result the following knowledge base articles have been published:
The set of steps that I typically use when a .NET Framework hotfix fails is not listed in any of the above knowledge base articles, so I thought I'd list them here in case they are useful to anyone out there:
If repairing the .NET Framework 2.0 does not solve this issue, then I would suggest trying the following steps as a last resort:
<update date="7/22/2006"> Updated workaround steps to suggest repairing the .NET Framework 2.0 before resorting to uninstalling and reinstalling it </update>
Details about the .NET Framework 2.0 setup packaging Available command line switches for .NET Framework