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Microsoft .NET Framework 4.8 Language Pack on Windows 10 version 1609, Windows 10 version 1703 and Windows Server 2016

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This article describes an update for the Microsoft .NET Framework 4.8 Language Pack that is available now for Windows 10 Creators Update (Version 1703), Windows 10 Anniversary Update (Version 1607), and Windows Server 2016.

About Microsoft .NET Framework 4.8 Language Packs

Microsoft .NET Framework 4.8 Language Pack contains localized resources for supported languages. It contains translated error messages and other UI text for languages other than English. If you do not install a language pack, the text is displayed in English. You can install multiple language packs on one computer, each for a different language.

Before you install the language packs, you must download and install the following neutral .NET Framework package and the corresponding operating system language pack.

Download Microsoft.NET Framework 4.8 (Offline Installer) package now.

Microsoft .NET Framework 4.8 Language Pack is available on Windows Update and on Windows Server Update Service (WSUS). It will be offered as a recommended update on Windows Update.

Note: A recommended update may be installed automatically on all supported platforms, based on your computer settings.

The following table lists the Knowledge Base article numbers that correspond to the language packs for the 23 languages that can be found on the computer after installation. 

.NET Framework 4.8 Language Pack for Windows 10, version 1703; Windows 10, version 1607; and Windows Server 2016

KB article number

Arabic (ar-SA)


Chinese-China (zh-CN)


Chinese-Taiwan (zh-TW)


Czech (cs-CZ)


Danish (da-DK)


German (de-DE)


Greek (el-GR)


Spanish (es-ES)


Finnish (fi-FI)


French (fr-FR)


Hebrew (he-IL)


Hungarian (hu-HU)


Italian (it-IT)


Japanese (ja-JP)


Korean (ko-KR)


Dutch (nl-NL)


Norwegian (nb- NO)


Polish (pl-PL)


Portuguese - Brazil (pt-BR)


Portuguese - Portugal (pt- PT)


Russian (ru-RU)


Swedish (sv-SE)


Turkish (tr-TR)


Download Information

The language pack files are available for download from KB4497410.

For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, see How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services .

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Command-line switches for this update

For more information about the various command-line options that are supported by this update, see the “Command-Line options” section in .NET Framework deployment guide for developers.

Restart requirement

You may have to restart the computer after you install this update. We recommend that you exit all applications that are using .NET Framework before you install this update.

Supported operating systems

Microsoft .NET Framework 4.8 (Offline Installer) supports the following operating systems:

  • Windows 10 version 1703
  • Windows 10 version 1607
  • Windows Server 2016

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Article ID : 4087515
Revision : 27
Created on : 8/13/2019
Published on : 8/13/2019
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