Upgrading your server to .NET Framework 4.5

Topics: Announcements, Troubleshooting
Coordinator
Oct 11, 2012 at 6:14 PM
Edited Oct 11, 2012 at 6:20 PM

If you have upgraded to .NET Framework 4.5 and you are still running old versions of Orchard (prior to 1.5.1) then you will certainly hit some exceptions, due to a breaking change in the CLR. To fix the issue a patch has been made available by the CLR team which is installed by Windows Update, or you can apply them manually with those links:

For Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012

http://blogs.msdn.com/b/b8/archive/2012/10/09/updating-windows-8-for-general-availability.aspx

For x86

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=267766&clcid=0x409

For x64

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=267886&clcid=0x409