This manifest describes a public assembly that may be installed into the WinSxS folder as a shared assembly.

Do you want install the assembly in WinSxS?

The indicated Windows side-by-side manifest file describes a public assembly and you are currently installing it outside the WinSxS folder tree. However, to be accessible to other applications, it must be installed in the global WinSxS folder.


Full path to the manifest file in question.


Windows side-by-side manifests can describe both private and public (shared) assemblies. The latter contain a public key token that represents that public key of the public/private key pair that was used to sign the assembly. They must also be accompanied by a matching security catalog.

If you want to share a public side-by-side assembly on the target system, then it must be installed in the global WinSxS folder tree.


Do one of the following: