Replay requires Dot Net 3.5 Windows 10
So, I'm a little bummed out at how complex things have turned. I bought the software the other day and get "Replay" for free... Nice perk except I cant get it to run for the life of me. It apparently needs DotNet 2.0 . I am running Windows 10, for some reason its not on here...
Through some searching I dug this up
"Windows 10 includes the 2.0, 3.5 and 4.5 versions of the .NET Framework. However, only 4.5 is available for immediate use after a clean install. The versions 2.0 and 3.5 of the framework are not installed by default. If you open the Add/Remove Windows Features dialog you’ll see the “Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 (includes .NET 2.0 and 3.0)” listed, but disabled."
So actually whats happening is anyone out there who is installing this on a clean Windows 10 install doesn't have it... which is bound to be a lot of people. The help articles on here claim that NET Framework 2 will be loaded by the Replay install and I'm here to tell you first hand this is NOT true. Windows 10 wants you to install it their way and their way hangs. I've spent a day trying to run this software.
When I try to follow the prompts to add it it just hangs for hours and hours. I have restarted my brand new computer 5 times... I am on high speed internet and have a very fast computer... installing a small update shouldn't take much. I found a few articles on how to install it on windows 10 offline but sheeeeeesh, I'm not a coder and this stuff is CRAZY for mounting ISO files, running command prompts, SERIOUSLY??? Why cant Replay just install??? Windows 10 is sort of the standard OS being run these days and since this software is developed for Windows I don't see the complexity here to get it to run. Any help would be GREATLY appreciated. Thanks in advance!
Ok.. update a couple more hours later... I have managed to install Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6.1 after doing some massive work on my pc... Now, HERES what really gets me... Replay STILL prompts for wanting .NET Framwork 3.5 SERIOUSLY??? When I go to microsofts page to install ANYTHING less than 4.6 it wont let me because, well, 4.6 SHOULD cover all the other stuff??? Meaning Replay SHOULD work with Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6.1 I'm ready to go crazy here... 4 hours spent trying to get Replay to work on a brand new system, running brand new everything and the absolute latest Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6.1 and I keep hitting a brick wall with Replay. ANY ideas :) ? I'm going crazy.