Server Installation Fails Stating .NET 4.5 is Required
Version 7.2.1 P12 and prior.
When attempting to do a full install of the Carbon Black Enterprise Protection (Formerly Bit9) server application. An error occurs stating you need to install the Full version of .NET 4.5.
Server Console shows that 4.5 is already installed.
Symptoms Error stating "Bit9 Server requires the Microsoft .NET Framework v4.5 Full be installed in order to continue. Please install the Microsoft .NET Framework v4.5 Full and attempt installation again."
Cause Installers for the server prior to P13 look for specific registry keys related to .NET 4.5. But do not look for registry keys for 4.6. Microsoft has pushed hidden KBs that update the version from 4.5 to 4.6. This change does not show in the GUI
Firstly verify you're on 4.6. Navigate in Regedit to: