How do I check which version of .NET Framework I have installed?
You can check the version of .NET Framework installed on a computer by opening a command prompt, navigating to \%windir%\Microsoft.NET\FrameWork, and then navigating to the directory with the latest version number. Once in the directory with the latest version number, run the command
The above command will output the latest version installed in the following format:
C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319> .\MSBuild.exe -version
When the command is entered, the following information will appear:
Microsoft (R) Build Engine version 4.6.1038.0
[Microsoft .NET Framework, version 4.0.30319.42000]
Copyright (C) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
The last line, after the copyright, will output the most recent verson of .NET Framework on your computer, for example, 4.6.1038.0.