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Error 1603: There was a problem installing Microsoft .NET Framework

When installing QuickBooks, the installation stops and one of the following errors occurs when installing QuickBooks:

Error 1603: There was a problem installing Microsoft .NET Framework [version]


Error 1642: Error installing Microsoft .NET Framework when installing QuickBooks

Why this is happening

 This can occur if there is damage to the Microsoft .NET Components installed on your computer.

How to fix it

Important: These troubleshooting steps may help resolve your issue. They focus on the Windows operating system, which is not an Intuit product. Intuit recommends if you are not comfortable doing these steps on your own, you can find expert assistance by consulting your computer's manufacturer or a Windows expert. If the difficulty persists after performing these steps, contact your computer's manufacturer or Microsoft.


If these solutions don't resolve the issue, you can read discussions and post messages and questions relating to your issue on the Intuit QuickBooks Community site for free. You can contact an agent for additional guidance. Fees may apply.

KB ID# SLN40363
8/29/2015 11:55:39 AM
PPRDQSSWS403 9125 Pro 2015 52741b