ManagedEsent provides managed access to ESENT, the embeddable database engine native to Windows. ManagedEsent uses the esent.dll that is part of Microsoft Windows so there are no extra unmanaged binaries to download and install.

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Install-Package ManagedEsent -Version
dotnet add package ManagedEsent --version
<PackageReference Include="ManagedEsent" Version="" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add ManagedEsent --version
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Release Notes

Release from 2016.03.09. has some bug fixes, and is back to .NET 4.5.


This package has no dependencies.

NuGet packages (16)

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Manages Ifc or STEP Model backed by the ESENT database. Windows only.
Visual studio extensibility package
A lightweight in-process small-API database for storing arbitrary class objects and their property values. The backing storage is a high-performance high-capacity Microsoft ESENT database.
Advance Framework Practice by BDO Canada LLP IT Solution practice
Publish subscribe implementation

GitHub repositories (21)

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Virtual File System for Git: Enable Git at Enterprise Scale
The .NET MVVM framework for cross-platform solutions, including Xamarin.iOS, Xamarin.Android, Windows and Mac.
Build Mobile, Desktop and WebAssembly apps with C# and XAML. Today. Open source and professionally supported.
Definitely Fastest and Zero Allocation JSON Serializer for C#(NET, .NET Core, Unity, Xamarin).
Refactoring Essentials for Visual Studio

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
2.0.0 3,981 1/29/2020
1.9.4 1,671,062 7/5/2016 10,645 3/9/2016 18,460 9/3/2015 700 8/20/2015
1.9.3 598 8/18/2015
1.9.2 56,694 9/11/2014
1.9.1 3,500 7/29/2014 5,072 2/19/2014
1.9.0 8,515 1/3/2014 3,588 4/5/2013 642 4/3/2013
1.8.3 614 4/2/2013
1.8.2 1,176 1/18/2013
1.8.1 804 11/19/2012
1.6.0 25,565 11/21/2011
1.0.0 981 11/3/2011