Guide Deploy Windows Feature .NET Framework 3.5 with Configuration Manager. Before we begin, download net 3.5 cab file and copy to folder (where you place content for SCCM).

Create SCCM application:

1. Start SCCM console and navigate to Software Library\Application Management\Applications. Click Create Application;

2. Select Manually specify the application information and click Next;

3. Fill in the fields and click Next;

4. Fill in the fields, add Icon;

5. Click Next;

6. For Deployment Types, click Add;

7. At Type select Script Installer, select Manually specify the application information and click Next;

8. Fill in fields and click Next;

9. Select Content Location. For Installation program use:

dism /online /add-package /

For Uninstall program use:

DISM /online /disable-feature /FeatureName:NetFx3

10. Click Next;

11. Click Add Clause, set Registry. At Hive select HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE.
For Key use:

SOFTWARE\Microsoft\NET Framework Setup\NDP\v3.5

For Value enter Install, for Data Type select String. Click OK;

12. Click Next;

13. Specify user experience settings for the application and click Summary;

14. Click Next;

15. Click Close;

16. Deployment type added, click Next;

17. Click Next;

18. Click Close;

Distribute Conent and Deploy

  1. Right Mouse Button click on newly added application and select Distribute Content;

2. Click Next;

3. Click Next;

4. Add Distribution Point and click Next;

5. Click Next;

6. Click Close;

7. Wait some time, refresh page and you must get Content Status – Success;

8. Right Mouse Button click on newly added application and select Deploy;

9. Select target collection and click Next;

10. Click Next (We already sent it to Distribution Point);

11. Specify Deployment Settings and click Next;

12. Specify Scheduling and click Next;

13. Specify User Notifications and click Next;

14. Specify Alerts and click Next;

15. Click Next;

16. Click Close;

We complete SCCM side, let’s check how it work at client.

Install .NET Framework 3.5 from Software Center:

1. Login to client and start Software Center. You must see new application;

2. Click Install and wait some time;

3. Client successfully installed, so let’s uninstall it. Click Uninstall;

4. Uninstall completed and you can install it again if you wish;