The .NET Framework 2.0 Service Pack 2 provides cumulative roll-up updates for customer reported issues found after the release of the .NET Framework 2.0. In addition, this release provides performance improvements, and prerequisite feature support for the .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1.
Please review the supported operating systems for this deployment package in the System Requirements section. The corresponding updates for Windows Vista and Microsoft Windows 2008 are deployed via the full .NET Framework 3.5 service pack 1.[ System Requirements ]
Supported operating systems: Windows Server 2003, Windows XP[ Notes ]
IMPORTANT: After installing the .NET Framework 2.0 SP2 update you should immediately install the update KB959209
to address a set of known application compatibility issues.
Please note that KB959209 contains updates for several operating systems and architectures so you should be careful to only download and install the 2.0 Service Pack 2 update corresponding to your platform.[ Official Download ]
(x86, 23.84 MB)
(x64, 46.27 MB)
(IA64, 52.22 MB)