.NET Framework 3.5
NuGet\Install-Package CSCore -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.
dotnet add package CSCore --version
<PackageReference Include="CSCore" Version="" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add CSCore --version
#r "nuget: CSCore,"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive, C# scripting and .NET Interactive. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install CSCore as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=CSCore&version=

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

An advanced audio library, written in C#. Provides tons of features. From playing/recording audio to decoding/encoding audio streams/files to processing audio data in realtime (e.g. applying custom effects during playback, create visualizations,...). The possibilities are nearly unlimited.

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.NET Framework net35-client
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This package has no dependencies.

NuGet packages (10)

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Uses the FFmpeg binaries for decoding media files in combination with CSCore.


WPF audio visualization controls using cscore.


Audio component for GameUtils


Set of controls and skins for WPF applications. Demo on GitHub :


OpusSource IWaveSource implementation for CSCore

GitHub repositories (12)

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Stream the sound of your desktop to your Chromecast Audio device
Capture frames in real-time and save them as WebM.
Version Downloads Last updated 101,091 10/22/2017 21,291 4/16/2017
1.2.0 10,372 2/5/2017
1.1.0 35,863 5/28/2016
1.1.0-beta2 2,789 1/17/2016
1.1.0-beta 2,740 10/4/2015
1.1.0-alpha1 3,216 8/7/2015
1.1.0-alpa 2,638 6/4/2015
1.0.0 11,360 8/24/2014
1.0.0-beta 2,743 7/3/2014
0.9.2 3,849 1/16/2014
0.9.2-beta 2,651 12/29/2013
0.9.2-alpha 2,451 12/20/2013
0.9.1 2,862 10/19/2013 2,456 10/19/2013 2,442 10/12/2013 2,399 10/12/2013 2,559 10/9/2013 2,615 10/6/2013 2,572 9/19/2013 2,559 9/14/2013 2,651 8/31/2013 2,342 8/23/2013
0.9.0 2,561 8/21/2013 2,672 8/16/2013 2,484 8/15/2013 2,550 8/15/2013
0.8.9 2,668 8/15/2013