But once we click Ok and run the wizard, it will try to install .Net 3.5 and prompt an error saying that,
|Windows couldn’t complete the requested changes. |
Windows couldn’t connect to the Internet to download necessary files. Make sure you are connected to the Internet, and press “Retry” to try again.
Error code: 0x800F0906
This means using this wizard we cant install .Net 3.5 . Therefore to fix this issue, follow the steps listed below.
1. Insert the Windows 8 DVD in to CD ROM or mount the Installation ISO file. (If you have Win 8 ISO in you PC, you can simply right click on that ISO and select mount)
2. Use the CMD in run as Administrator
3. After that type the following command:
dism /online /Enable-Feature /FeatureName:NetFX3 /All /Source:D:\Sources\SxS /LimitAccess
Now your Windows Feature of .NET Framework 3.5 is enabled. To verify go in to Windows Features
Congratulations .. now you have .net 3.5 enabled on your Windows 8 PC.
Make sure to give correct Windows 8 Installation Media Drive Letter in above command. if not you will get below mentioned error.