A month ago, Microsoft released .NET Framework 4.7 as part of Windows 10 Creators Update, now the company has made .NET 4.7 generally available for other versions of Windows such as Windows 10 Anniversary Update, Windows 8.1 and Windows 7 SP1. You can now download and install this version of .NET on your computer. This is an in-place update to .NET Framework 4, 4.5, 4.5.1, 4.5.2, 4.6, 4.6.1 and 4.6.2.
.NET Framework 4.7 comes with the following improvements
- High DPI support for Windows Forms applications on Windows 10
- Touch support for WPF applications on Windows 10
- Enhanced cryptography support
- Support for C# 7 and VB 15, including ValueTuple
- Support for .NET Standard 1.6
- Performance and reliability improvements
.NET Framework 4.7 offline installer
Using the standalone installer, you can able to install .NET Framework on several computers offline.
Download .NET Framework 4.7 from below links.
Web installer | 1.4 MB
Offline installer | 58.7 MB
Confirm .NET 4.7 version presence on your computer
After installing, you can confirm .NET 4.7 installed or not by running .NET Version Detector, which has added latest .NET framework detection support.
Note: NET 4.7 installed on all other Windows OS versions except Creators Update, should show release value of DWord for .NET key in registry as 460805. For more information, read the below article that was updated recently.