Error code 0x800F0906: In windows 8/8.1, when you try to enable the .NET Framework 3.5 then the error 0x800F0906 occurs and it says that,
“Windows couldn’t connect to the internet to download necessary files. Make sure that you’re connected to the internet and click ‘Retry’ to try again.
Error code: 0x800F0906″.
Some particular applications need some specified version of .NET Framework for the perfect compatibility. Windows 8 also comes with .NET Framework 4.5 and still there are many applications needed. So, if you have the same problem then just follow the below steps and solution to just get it solved.
How To Fix Error Code 0x800F0906
First of all, search “regedit.exe” and just open the Registry Editor from the apps tab.
Now on the left panel of the Registry Editor, expand HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE to just goto SOFTWARE\Microsoft\NET Framework Setup\NDP\v3.5.
Now in the right panel you have to create DWORD Valuesand then name them CBS, Install, and SP.
Now to modify each entry, just double-click on them and just change their value data to 1.
Then in the same area, just create the string value and give its name as InstallPath.
Then just give the correct path(C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v3.5) in its value data part.
Now just click OK and just go out of the Registry Editor.
That’s It. If you have any questions related to this problem, then comment below.