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4 hours ago, mooms said:

I can't update from 4.2.12:


It looks like you have an installation of paint.net that has become broken.

Use this utility to remove the broken Paint.NET installation:



Then try to install the latest version afterwards.

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The file is not available anymore:




I was able to download it frow the wayback machine: https://web.archive.org/web/20190730150729/http://download.microsoft.com:80/download/7/E/9/7E9188C0-2511-4B01-8B4E-0A641EC2F600/MicrosoftProgram_Install_and_Uninstall.meta.diagcab


After a while, it successfully removed the old version:




Then I was able to install 4.2.13.



Thank you toe_head2001.

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