Disable .NET Framework Setup

This policy setting prevents the user's machine from launching Microsoft .NET Framework setup when navigating to .NET Framework content in Internet Explorer. Microsoft .NET Framework is the next generation platform for Windows, utilizing the Common Language Runtime and incorporating support from a number of developer tools. It includes the new managed code APIs for Windows.

If you enable this policy setting, .NET Framework setup will be disabled. Users will not be able to change this behavior.

If you disable this policy setting, .NET Framework setup will be enabled. Users will not be able to change this behavior.

If you do not configure this policy setting, .NET Framework setup will be enabled by default. Users will have the freedom to change this behavior.


Supported on: At least Internet Explorer 7.0
.NET Framework Setup


  1. Enable
    Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
    Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\Lockdown_Zones\4
    Value Name2600
    Value TypeREG_DWORD
    Value3
  2. Disable
    Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
    Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\Lockdown_Zones\4
    Value Name2600
    Value TypeREG_DWORD
    Value0


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