Where the hell is .NET framework 4.5 client profile ? Am I missing something ? Did I installed anything wrong ? Apocalypse ? No nothing is wrong, Microsoft have discontinued the client profile thingy from .NET Framework 4.5 onwards. Client profile was basically the version of .NET framework that was optimized for client application (according to MSDN). This basically means it can be used for most of the type of application developed againstĀ  .NET framework. One major difference betwee » Read more