.NET 6.0 .NET Framework 4.6.2
dotnet add package AvalonEdit --version
NuGet\Install-Package AvalonEdit -Version
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="AvalonEdit" Version="" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add AvalonEdit --version
#r "nuget: AvalonEdit,"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive and Polyglot Notebooks. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install AvalonEdit as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=AvalonEdit&version=

// Install AvalonEdit as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=AvalonEdit&version=


Check out the official documentation and the samples and articles wiki page

Make sure to try the AvalonEdit sample application in the repository - its project has additional documentation included.

OSS projects using AvalonEdit are listed on the repository main page.

Product Versions
.NET net6.0-windows net6.0-windows7.0 net7.0-windows net7.0-windows7.0
.NET Framework net462 net463 net47 net471 net472 net48 net481
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  • .NETFramework 4.6.2

    • No dependencies.
  • net6.0-windows7.0

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  • net7.0-windows7.0

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NuGet packages (51)

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Package Downloads

AvalonEdit style for the ShowMeTheXAML XamlDisplay control.


Code Completion for Avalon Editor from SharpDevelop http://www.icsharpcode.net/OpenSource/SD/


CodeEditor module for Gemini, providing a syntax-highlighted code editor using AvalonEdit.


Generic reusable WPF classes and extension methods that apply to no specific project and flavored to taste


Markdown XAML processor

GitHub repositories (89)

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