Windows 10: .NET Framework 3.5 error 0x800736B3 Solved

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  1.    11 Aug 2015 #1

    .NET Framework 3.5 error 0x800736B3


    hey there, so i recently upgraded to windows 10 and today while trying to launch a game i got a message saying i don't have .NET Framework 3.5 installed. every time i try to install it, though, it doesn't work and it always gives me the same error: Reference assembly not installed in the system, error 0x800736B3. i tried enabling it in Windows Features, but it stops halfway through and says changes couldn't be applied. i've tried following various instructions but nothing seems to work. any help is greatly appreciated!
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  2. Posts : 1,835
    Windows 3.1 to Windows 10
       11 Aug 2015 #2

    Insert your setup media and run this cmd.

    Dism /online /enable-feature /featurename:NetFx3 /Source:X:\sources\sxs /all /LimitAccess

    replace x with the drive letter of your setup media
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  3.    11 Aug 2015 #3

    i tried that already (many times) and i always get the same thing back:

    C:\Windows\system32>Dism /online /enable-feature /featurename:NetFx3 /Source:E:\sources\sxs /all /LimitAccess


    Deployment Image Servicing and Management tool
    Version: 10.0.10240.16384


    Image Version: 10.0.10240.16384


    Enabling feature(s)
    [==========================100.0%==========================]


    Error: 14003


    The referenced assembly is not installed on your system.


    The DISM log file can be found at C:\Windows\Logs\DISM\dism.log
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  4. Posts : 1,835
    Windows 3.1 to Windows 10
       11 Aug 2015 #4

    you have you setup media ? look into that sxs folder it is the only package included

    Attachment 30598
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  5.    11 Aug 2015 #5

    it's there but as a rar file?

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  6. Posts : 1,835
    Windows 3.1 to Windows 10
       11 Aug 2015 #6

    you have a WinRAR file association to .cab file
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  7.    11 Aug 2015 #7

    so, um, what do you suggest?
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  8. Posts : 1,835
    Windows 3.1 to Windows 10
       11 Aug 2015 #8

    based on the file size it is x86 version
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  9.    11 Aug 2015 #9

    yeah, when you open the archive there are only x86 files, so i guess i'll just redownload. thanks a lot, i never would have thought to look there!
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  10.    11 Aug 2015 #10

    Kyhi said: View Post
    Insert your setup media and run this cmd.

    Dism /online /enable-feature /featurename:NetFx3 /Source:X:\sources\sxs /all /LimitAccess

    replace x with the drive letter of your setup media
    Thanks Kyhi - this worked perfectly!
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