What Is .NET?
Microsoft® .NET is a set of software technologies for connecting information, people, systems, and devices. This new generation of technology is based on Web services—small building-block applications that can connect to each other as well as to other, larger applications over the Internet.
The Basics of .NET
The foundation of .NET is Web services: small, reusable applications written in Extensible Markup Language (XML) that allow users to connect with applications and data over a network.
In otherwords in a home environment it is absolutely useless and you'll never use it.
Ep, glad to see you come back and tidy up...did want to ask a one day favor, I want to enhance my resume , was hoping you could make me administrator for a day, if so, take me right off since I won't be here to do anything, and don't know the slightest about the board, but it would be nice putting "served administrator osnn", if can do, THANKS