Hi ,

i am using the following CMD lines to uninstall the .Net Frame work 4.0, which are working when i ran them manually.

C:\WINDOWS\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\SetupCache\Extended\setup.exe /uninstall /x86 /x64 /ia64 /parameterfolder Extended /q /norestart
C:\WINDOWS\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\SetupCache\Client\setup.exe /uninstall /x86 /x64 /parameterfolder Client /q /norestart

i am trying to write an custom action to uninstall the .Net Extended and .Net Framework 4 ,

1. Execute the program from destination ,
2. I have placed the custom action just before the install finalize
3. Execute Normal Immediate/Differed
5 Synchronous wait until end of the sequences

the above custom action is not working, can any one please help me to do this task.

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.Net Framework extracts and executes several MSIs. You cannot run an MSI from within another MSI.

See '%SystemRoot%\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\SetupCache\Extended' and '%SystemRoot%\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\SetupCache\Client'
Answered 02/01/2011 by: VBScab
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when i did it for installation it works and installation successful. i have created the same custom action as mentioned above(created wrapper of MSI)
the cmd line --> .NetSetup.exe /passive /norestart.

is there any other way to uninstall the . net framework silently ?

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Answered 02/01/2011 by: deepakkumar
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Best tool for .Net uninstall. I've used it in our environment & it works like a charm. You can also do this silently
Answered 02/02/2011 by: chichora123
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