Article ID: 118215, created on Oct 25, 2013, last review on Apr 25, 2014

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  • Operations Automation


Installation of the .NET2 POA package on a Windows host fails with the following error message:

Registry key "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\.NETFramework\v2.0.50727" does not exist


The "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft.NETFramework\v2.0.50727" registry rey because the .NET Framework 2.0 is not installed on the target Windows host.


Install the .NET Framework 2.0 on the Windows host in question and make sure that the registry key is present on the host.

Refer to the Microsoft Knowledgebase article for instructions.

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