.Net Framework is one of the most crucial component to run and develop lot of applications these days. But when you go to microsoft website to download any version of .net framework you will get a web installer which will download the files from micorsoft server when ever you run this online installer.
This web installer will be of very small size but cannot be redistributed as full setup of .net framework as it download the same set of files every time when you run it on any computer. So, if you want to give your friend the setup of .net framework you cannot as it is not the standalone installer.
Today, we will share all the links to the full setup redistributable standalone offline installers for all the .net frameworks released till now for both 32 bit and 64 bit versions.
All direct links to download .net frameworks from microsoft servers
.NET Framework 3.5 Setup
.NET Framework 3.5 Setup Service Pack 1
.NET Framework 3.0 Setup
.NET Framework 2.0 Setup
Above are the direct links to download all the microsoft frameworks released till now, if this page does not contain the direct links to download any latest version of .net framework, please let us know through comments.