.NET Framework 3.5
dotnet add package CSCore --version
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.
<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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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 (13)

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Capture frames in real-time and save them as WebM.
Version Downloads Last updated 107,059 10/22/2017 21,625 4/16/2017
1.2.0 10,448 2/5/2017
1.1.0 36,137 5/28/2016
1.1.0-beta2 2,804 1/17/2016
1.1.0-beta 2,753 10/4/2015
1.1.0-alpha1 3,230 8/7/2015
1.1.0-alpa 2,650 6/4/2015
1.0.0 11,448 8/24/2014
1.0.0-beta 2,758 7/3/2014
0.9.2 3,924 1/16/2014
0.9.2-beta 2,664 12/29/2013
0.9.2-alpha 2,466 12/20/2013
0.9.1 2,942 10/19/2013 2,531 10/19/2013 2,515 10/12/2013 2,472 10/12/2013 2,634 10/9/2013 2,688 10/6/2013 2,645 9/19/2013 2,632 9/14/2013 2,725 8/31/2013 2,415 8/23/2013
0.9.0 2,636 8/21/2013 2,746 8/16/2013 2,557 8/15/2013 2,623 8/15/2013
0.8.9 2,757 8/15/2013