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Microsoft .NET Framework 4.7.2

4.7.2.20180712

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 7/12/2018.

The .NET Framework is a development platform for building apps for web, Windows, Windows Phone, Windows Server, and Microsoft Azure. It consists of the common language runtime (CLR) and the .NET Framework class library, which includes a broad range of functionality and support for many industry standards.

The .NET Framework provides many services, including memory management, type and memory safety, security, networking, and application deployment. It provides easy-to-use data structures and APIs that abstract the lower-level Windows operating system. You can use a variety of programming languages with the .NET Framework, including C#, F#, and Visual Basic.

The .NET Framework 4.7.2 includes improvements in several areas:

  • [ASP.NET] Support for SameSite cookie in ASP.NET
  • [ASP.NET] Support for ASP.NET Dependency Injection
  • [ClickOnce] Per-monitor support for WPF and HDPI-aware VSTO apps deployed via ClickOnce
  • [SQL] Always Encrypted enhancements in SQL Connectivity
  • [Networking & BCL] Enhanced .NET Framework support for .NET Standard 2.0
  • [BCL] Cryptography improvements
  • [WPF] Diagnostic enhancements

The .NET Framework 4.7.2 will replace any existing .NET Framework 4 and later installation on your machine. This means all .NET Framework 4 and later applications on your machine will run on the .NET Framework 4.7.2 upon installation. The .NET Framework 4.7.2 installs on Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, Windows 10 Creators Update, Windows 10 Anniversary Update, Windows 8.1, Windows 7 SP1, Windows Server version 1709, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 OS platforms. .NET Framework 4.7.2 is also included in Windows 10 April 2018 Update.

The matching Developer Pack can be installed using this package.

To install Microsoft .NET Framework 4.7.2, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install dotnetfx

To upgrade Microsoft .NET Framework 4.7.2, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade dotnetfx

Files

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  • tools\ChocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    . (Join-Path -Path (Split-Path -Parent -Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition) -ChildPath 'helpers.ps1')
    
    $packageName = 'dotnetfx'
    $release = 461808
    $version = '4.7.2'
    $productNameWithVersion = "Microsoft .NET Framework $version"
    $url = 'https://download.microsoft.com/download/6/E/4/6E48E8AB-DC00-419E-9704-06DD46E5F81D/NDP472-KB4054530-x86-x64-AllOS-ENU.exe'
    $checksum = 'C908F0A5BEA4BE282E35ACBA307D0061B71B8B66CA9894943D3CBB53CAD019BC'
    $checksumType = 'sha256'
    
    if (Test-Installed -Release $release) {
        Write-Host "$productNameWithVersion or later is already installed."
        return
    }
    
    $originalFileName = Split-Path -Leaf -Path ([uri]$url).LocalPath
    $downloadFilePath = Get-DefaultChocolateyLocalFilePath -OriginalFileName $originalFileName
    $downloadArguments = @{
        packageName = $packageName
        fileFullPath = $downloadFilePath
        url = $url
        checksum = $checksum
        checksumType = $checksumType
        url64 = $url
        checksum64 = $checksum
        checksumType64 = $checksumType
    }
    
    Get-ChocolateyWebFile @downloadArguments | Out-Null
    
    $safeLogPath = Get-SafeLogPath
    $installerExeArguments = @{
        packageName = $packageName
        file = $downloadFilePath
        silentArgs = ('/Quiet /NoRestart /Log "{0}\{1}_{2}_{3:yyyyMMddHHmmss}.log"' -f $safeLogPath, $packageName, $version, (Get-Date))
        validExitCodes = @(
            0, # success
            3010 # success, restart required
        )
    }
    
    Invoke-CommandWithTempPath -TempPath $safeLogPath -ScriptBlock { Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @installerExeArguments }
    
    if ($Env:ChocolateyExitCode -eq '3010')
    {
        Write-Warning "A restart is required to finalize $productNameWithVersion installation."
    }
    else
    {
        if ($Env:ChocolateyExitCode -eq $null)
        { 
            Write-Host "A restart may be required to finalize $productNameWithVersion installation."
        }
    }
    
  • tools\helpers.ps1 Show
    $scriptDirectory = Split-Path -Parent -Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
    
    function Get-SafeLogPath
    {
        $logPath = $Env:TEMP
        if ($logPath -like '\\*')
        {
            # .NET installer does not like logging to a network share (https://github.com/jberezanski/ChocolateyPackages/issues/15)
            $candidates = @("$Env:LOCALAPPDATA\Temp\chocolatey", "$Env:LOCALAPPDATA\Temp", "$Env:USERPROFILE\AppData\Local\Temp\chocolatey", "$Env:USERPROFILE\AppData\Local\Temp", "$Env:SystemRoot\TEMP", $scriptDirectory)
            foreach ($candidate in $candidates)
            {
                if ((Test-Path -Path $candidate) -and $candidate -notlike '\\*')
                {
                    Write-Verbose "Using '$candidate' as log path because `$Env:TEMP points to a network share, which may cause the installation to fail"
                    $logPath = $candidate
                    break
                }
            }
        }
    
        return $logPath
    }
    
    function Test-Installed($Release)
    {
        $props = Get-ItemProperty -Path 'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\NET Framework Setup\NDP\v4\Full' -Name Release -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue
        return $props -ne $null -and $props.Release -ge $Release
    }
    
    function Get-DefaultChocolateyLocalFilePath
    {
        [CmdletBinding()]
        Param
        (
            [Parameter(Mandatory = $true)] [string] $OriginalFileName
        )
    
        # adapted from Install-ChocolateyPackage 0.10.8
        $chocTempDir = $env:TEMP
        $tempDir = Join-Path $chocTempDir "$($env:chocolateyPackageName)"
        if ($env:chocolateyPackageVersion -ne $null) { $tempDir = Join-Path $tempDir "$($env:chocolateyPackageVersion)"; }
        $tempDir = $tempDir -replace '\\chocolatey\\chocolatey\\', '\chocolatey\'
        if (![System.IO.Directory]::Exists($tempDir)) { [System.IO.Directory]::CreateDirectory($tempDir) | Out-Null }
        $downloadFilePath = Join-Path $tempDir $OriginalFileName
        Write-Debug "Local file path: $downloadFilePath"
        return $downloadFilePath
    }
    
    function Invoke-CommandWithTempPath
    {
        [CmdletBinding()]
        Param
        (
            [Parameter(Mandatory = $true)] [string] $TempPath,
            [Parameter(Mandatory = $true)] [scriptblock] $ScriptBlock
        )
    
        $oldTemp = $Env:TEMP
        if ($Env:TEMP -ne $TempPath)
        {
            Write-Debug "Changing `$Env:TEMP from '$oldTemp' to '$TempPath'"
            $Env:TEMP = $TempPath
        }
    
        try
        {
            & $ScriptBlock
        }
        finally
        {
            if ($Env:TEMP -ne $oldTemp)
            {
                Write-Debug "Changing `$Env:TEMP back to '$oldTemp'"
                $Env:TEMP = $oldTemp
            }
        }
    }
    

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Dependencies

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Software Author(s)

  • Microsoft

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Release Notes

Software

.NET Framework 4.7.2 announcement
.NET Framework 4.7.2 readme
.NET Framework 4.7.2 changes

Package

4.7.2.20180712: Updated installer url after .NET Framework 4.7.2 release on Microsoft Update with additional quality fixes.

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Microsoft .NET Framework 4.8 4.8.0.0-rtw2 202 Friday, April 19, 2019 approved
Microsoft .NET Framework 4.8 4.8.0.0-rtw1 24 Friday, April 19, 2019 approved
Microsoft .NET Framework 4.8 4.8.0.0-preview8 282 Thursday, February 21, 2019 approved
Microsoft .NET Framework 4.8 4.8.0.0-preview6 102 Saturday, January 5, 2019 approved
Microsoft .NET Framework 4.8 4.8.0.0-preview3 143 Sunday, October 7, 2018 approved
Microsoft .NET Framework 4.8.0 4.8.0.0-preview1 213 Saturday, June 30, 2018 approved
Microsoft .NET Framework 4.7.2 4.7.2.0-preview1 159 Saturday, February 17, 2018 exempted
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