Microsoft.Database.ManagedEsent 2.0.3

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.NET Standard 2.0
dotnet add package Microsoft.Database.ManagedEsent --version 2.0.3
NuGet\Install-Package Microsoft.Database.ManagedEsent -Version 2.0.3
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="Microsoft.Database.ManagedEsent" Version="2.0.3" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Microsoft.Database.ManagedEsent --version 2.0.3
#r "nuget: Microsoft.Database.ManagedEsent, 2.0.3"
#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 Microsoft.Database.ManagedEsent as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Microsoft.Database.ManagedEsent&version=2.0.3

// Install Microsoft.Database.ManagedEsent as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Microsoft.Database.ManagedEsent&version=2.0.3

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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NuGet packages (4)

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Microsoft.Database.Collections.Generic The ID prefix of this package has been reserved for one of the owners of this package by

PersistentDictionary is a simple class that implements IDictionary, and backs the storage to disk. It allows a simple key-value pair store. It supports strings, value-types, and binary blobs. It is built on the ManagedEsent library.

Microsoft.Database.Isam The ID prefix of this package has been reserved for one of the owners of this package by

The ManagedEsentIsam project provides a simpler object model interface to create and access databases, using ManagedEsent (esent.dll). As of mid-2014, the interface is still under development (for example, we should combine the 'Instance' and 'Database' classes), and may be broken in the future. We are releasing it to see if anyone finds it useful. Please keep the feedback coming!


Manages Ifc or STEP Models backed by the ESENT database. Windows only.


A library of ESENT database processing code that is common to all projects.

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Malware's Development Kit for SE
A .NET library to work with data in the IFC format. This is the core component of the Xbim Toolkit
Version Downloads Last updated
2.0.3 35,183 8/13/2021
2.0.2 816 7/22/2021
2.0.1 37,973 2/5/2020
2.0.0 548 2/4/2020

Release 2.0.3 from 08/13/2021.