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The .net framework is a set of programming tools created by Microsoft. Many
application developers use these tools, and so more and more software is
requiring the .net framework. Install it now or later...it's only a matter
"Lydia York" <LydiaYork@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>I run XP Pro on my laptop between my home network and my school network.
> What is this, and why should I install this update?