How to Manually Install Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008

Problem (Issue) Statement:

How to manually install Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008

Description:

A guide to manually install Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008.

Related Software:

  • xPortalNet v1.0
  • xPortal2005 v1.1

Related Hardware:

NIL

System Application:

Pre-requisite installation for xPortalNet v1.0 software and SQL Server 2008 installation.

Symptom and Finding:

NIL

Cause:

For first time installation of Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 in preparation for installation of xPortalNet v1.0, xPortal2005 v1.0, xPortal2005 v1.1 and Microsoft SQL Server 2008.

Solution:

Summary:

  • To manually install Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows Server 2018.

Step-by-step Guide:

  • To manually install Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows Server 2018:

Step 1: Create a new folder and rename it DotNet in C drive (C:\DotNet is used in this guide; users can change to any preferred folder, but ensure that the same folder location is referred to in the following steps).


Step 2: Download Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 Redistributable Package (dotnetfx.exe). Make sure the setup file is saved as dotnetfx.exe.


Step 3: Download Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 Service Pack 1 (NDP1.1sp1-KB867460-X86.exe). Make sure that the file is renamed and saved as dotnetfxsp1.exe.


Step 4: Move both installation files into the same directory C:\DotNet.

DotNet Folder in C Drive
Figure 1: DotNet Folder in C Drive


Step 5: Run Command Prompt as Administrator, the Administrator Command Prompt window will be shown as below:
Running Command Prompt as Administrator
Figure 2: Running Command Prompt as Administrator


Step 6: Type cd C:\DotNet and press enter.


Step 7: Type dotnetfx.exe /c:"msiexec.exe /a netfx.msi TARGETDIR=C:\DotNet" and press enter.


Step 8: The Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 Setup window will be shown as below. Click Yes to continue the installation.
Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 Setup
Figure 3: Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 Setup


Step 9: Wait for the installation process to complete. Upon completion, the following message window will be shown:
Installation of Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 is Complete Window
Figure 4: Installation of Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 is Complete Window


Step 10: Type dotnetfxsp1.exe /Xp:C:\DotNet\netfxsp.msp to the Command Prompt and press enter. No message will appear for this command.


Step 11: Type msiexec.exe /a c:\DotNet\netfx.msi /p c:\DotNet\netfxsp.msp and press enter. The following window will be shown.
Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 Setup Window
Figure 5: Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 Setup Window


Step 12: Wait for the setup to complete and close automatically.


Step 13: Install Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 with slipstreamed / integrated Service Pack 1 by running netfx.msi extracted in the same folder.
netfx.msi File in the DotNet Folder
Figure 6: netfx.msi File in the DotNet Folder


Step 14: The following window will be shown. Wait for the setup to complete and close automatically.
Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 Setup Window
Figure 7: Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 Setup Window


Step 15: The following screenshot of the Command Prompt window shows all the typed commands as reference for users.
All Typed Command in Command Prompt Window
Figure 8: All Typed Command in Command Prompt Window


Step 16: To confirm .NET Framework is installed correctly, go to Control Panel > Program and Features for verification.
Visual Verification that the .NET Framework is Installed Correctly
Figure 9: Visual Verification that the .NET Framework is Installed Correctly

Date Documentation:

12/7/2018 (Rev 1.0)

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