Because of the .Net framework errors, the error code 0x800F0906 often occurs. This error can appear when you are installing the 3.5 or 4 versions of the framework. Apparently, the framework does not come inbuilt, in most of operating systems, especially for the earlier versions. This error is considered as the unique one because it occurs in computers where the individuals use Window’s server 2012 and 2012 R2.
If you ever face this kind of error, please do not panic and stay calm. Every problem has its way out. In this article, you will be given some methods to get rid of this error code 0x800F0906. You can try the first one and then try another if the first one does not work.
The first method is toggling the group policy settings. This error code 0x800F0906 can appear where the computer has been set up to use WSUS or Windows Server Update Service instead of the update server alone during servicing. The conflict with the settings can be caused by it. please contact the system administration when this problem occurs. It is to turn on the group policy option that specifies settings that are used for the optional component repair and installation. Then, they are able to select the option in order to connect the Windows Update to repair the content or to configure the alternative source file path. By opening up the group policy setting, you can configure the group policy setting. The next thing you have to do is to press the control and discover the key to open the search bar. Then, type in settings and the option so that the group policy options will appear. After that, toggle the search menu and find the templates of the administration or search via the list. Next, just go to the administrative templates and expand the bar. There, try to discover the option where you are able to specify the settings for installations of third party components and repairing them. Then, click on enable button. You can also pick the alternative source path file that consists of shared folders that have content of the \sources\sxs folder in the installation media.
The second one is using the installation media. When the installation media is running on the system, please open Command Prompt in administrator and then run the command “Dism /online /enable-feature /featurename: NetFx3 / All /Source:: \source\sxs /LimitAccess”. This one is able to enable the feature and fix the error.
The last method to fix this .Net framework error code 0x800F0906 is checking the Internet connectivity. This one is probably the most common of the error code. It can occur with the network issue on the blame. The settings of the firewall also can be the culprit. Aside from that, firewall failures and proxy settings are also on the list that can lead to the error. Make sure you are on Internet to fix the error. Firstly, you have to connect to the service of the Microsoft Update. Please contact the administrator if you cannot connected.