This packages enables projects targeting down-level platforms to use some of the types added in later versions including:
- Tuple<T1, T2, ...>
These types are "unified" to their later version equivalent. For example, when running on .NET Framework 4.5, IProgress<T> from this package will be seen by the runtime as the same type as the one already available in the platform.
- .NET Framework 4 (with KB2468871)
- Windows Phone 7.5
- Silverlight 4 and 5
- Portable Class Libraries
This package is only required for projects targeting .NET Framework 4.5, NET for Windows Store apps or Windows Phone 8 when consuming a library that uses this package.
See the version list below for details.
Requires NuGet 2.8.1 or higher.
Install-Package Microsoft.Bcl -Version 1.1.7
dotnet add package Microsoft.Bcl --version 1.1.7
<PackageReference Include="Microsoft.Bcl" Version="1.1.7" />
paket add Microsoft.Bcl --version 1.1.7
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This package includes HttpClient for sending requests over HTTP, as well as HttpRequestMessage and HttpResponseMessage for processing HTTP messages. This package is not supported in Visual Studio 2010, and is only required for projects targeting .NET Framework 4.5, Windows 8, or Windows Phone 8.1 when consuming a library that uses this package. Supported Platforms: - .NET Framework 4 - Windows 8 - Windows Phone 8.1 - Windows Phone Silverlight 7.5 - Silverlight 4 - Portable Class Libraries
This package enables Visual Studio 2012 projects to use the new 'async' and 'await' keywords. This package also includes Task-based extension methods that allow using some of the existing asynchronous APIs with the new language keywords. Windows Phone Silverlight 8 projects can use this package to get access to async extension methods for the networking types. This package is not supported in Visual Studio 2010, and is only required for projects targeting .NET Framework 4.5, Windows 8, Windows Phone Silverlight 8, or Windows Phone 8.1 when consuming a library that uses this package. For known issues, please see: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/bclteam/p/asynctargetingpackkb.aspx. For more information on the async programming model, visit MSDN: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/vstudio/hh191443.aspx. Supported Platforms: - .NET Framework 4 (with KB2468871) - Windows 8 - Windows Phone 8.1 - Windows Phone Silverlight 7.5 - Silverlight 4 - Portable Class Libraries
Provides popular portable components for a common HTTP pipeline and JSON parsing. This package is included as a dependency to other libraries such as the Microsoft Azure Management Libraries and should not be directly added to your project.
Easily build SendGrid SMTPAPI headers.
PCL Storage provides a consistent, portable set of local file IO APIs for .NET, Windows Phone, Windows Store, Xamarin.iOS, Xamarin.Android, and Silverlight. This makes it easier to create cross-platform .NET libraries and apps.
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CodeHub is an iOS application written using Xamarin
Cross-platform .NET sample microservices and container based application that runs on Linux Windows and macOS. Powered by .NET Core 3.0, Docker Containers and Azure Kubernetes Services. Supports Visual Studio, VS for Mac and CLI based environments with Docker CLI, dotnet CLI, VS Code or any other code editor.
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The Swagger/OpenAPI toolchain for .NET, ASP.NET Core and TypeScript.