Microsoft.VisualStudio.Validation 17.8.8

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dotnet add package Microsoft.VisualStudio.Validation --version 17.8.8
NuGet\Install-Package Microsoft.VisualStudio.Validation -Version 17.8.8
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.VisualStudio.Validation" Version="17.8.8" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Microsoft.VisualStudio.Validation --version 17.8.8
#r "nuget: Microsoft.VisualStudio.Validation, 17.8.8"
#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.VisualStudio.Validation as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Microsoft.VisualStudio.Validation&version=17.8.8

// Install Microsoft.VisualStudio.Validation as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Microsoft.VisualStudio.Validation&version=17.8.8

Common input validation and state verification utility methods.

Product Compatible and additional computed target framework versions.
.NET net5.0 was computed.  net5.0-windows was computed.  net6.0 is compatible.  net6.0-android was computed.  net6.0-ios was computed.  net6.0-maccatalyst was computed.  net6.0-macos was computed.  net6.0-tvos was computed.  net6.0-windows was computed.  net7.0 was computed.  net7.0-android was computed.  net7.0-ios was computed.  net7.0-maccatalyst was computed.  net7.0-macos was computed.  net7.0-tvos was computed.  net7.0-windows was computed.  net8.0 was computed.  net8.0-android was computed.  net8.0-browser was computed.  net8.0-ios was computed.  net8.0-maccatalyst was computed.  net8.0-macos was computed.  net8.0-tvos was computed.  net8.0-windows was computed. 
.NET Core netcoreapp2.0 was computed.  netcoreapp2.1 was computed.  netcoreapp2.2 was computed.  netcoreapp3.0 was computed.  netcoreapp3.1 was computed. 
.NET Standard netstandard2.0 is compatible.  netstandard2.1 was computed. 
.NET Framework net461 was computed.  net462 was computed.  net463 was computed.  net47 was computed.  net471 was computed.  net472 was computed.  net48 was computed.  net481 was computed. 
MonoAndroid monoandroid was computed. 
MonoMac monomac was computed. 
MonoTouch monotouch was computed. 
Tizen tizen40 was computed.  tizen60 was computed. 
Xamarin.iOS xamarinios was computed. 
Xamarin.Mac xamarinmac was computed. 
Xamarin.TVOS xamarintvos was computed. 
Xamarin.WatchOS xamarinwatchos was computed. 
Compatible target framework(s)
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  • .NETStandard 2.0

    • No dependencies.
  • net6.0

    • No dependencies.

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

Async synchronization primitives, async collections, TPL and dataflow extensions. The JoinableTaskFactory allows synchronously blocking the UI thread for async work. This package is applicable to any .NET application (not just Visual Studio).

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A member of the Visual Studio SDK

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A cross-platform .NETStandard library that implements the JSON-RPC wire protocol and can use System.IO.Stream, System.IO.Pipelines or WebSocket so you can use it with any transport.


PCL Crypto provides a consistent, portable set of crypto APIs for .NET 4.5, Windows Store, Xamarin.iOS, Xamarin.Android. This makes it easier to create cross-platform .NET libraries and apps. Crypto functionality includes asymmetric and symmetric encryption and signatures, and key derivation. PCLCrypto calls into each native platform's crypto API for maximum performance. For RSA operations this produces a 2-100X improvement in performance on Android and iOS over using the standard RSACryptoServiceProvider API.

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Lightning fast MEF engine, supporting System.ComponentModel.Composition and System.Composition.

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Version Downloads Last updated
17.8.8 215,991 11/14/2023
17.6.11 819,036 4/1/2023
17.6.4-alpha 3,033 1/27/2023
17.0.71 918,119 2/24/2023
17.0.65 571,337 1/5/2023
17.0.64 1,305,040 8/9/2022
17.0.53 900,171 5/6/2022
17.0.50 1,447 5/10/2022
17.0.46 42,997 4/27/2022
17.0.43 1,144,216 2/17/2022
17.0.42 2,147 2/17/2022
17.0.34 191,008 10/8/2021
17.0.28 389,194 11/8/2021
17.0.25-alpha 107,350 9/20/2021
17.0.21-alpha 11,696 8/11/2021
17.0.16-alpha 171,467 7/19/2021
17.0.12-alpha 26,472 6/1/2021
17.0.11-alpha 53,282 5/17/2021
16.10.35 831,836 9/23/2021
16.10.34 78,728 7/19/2021
16.10.26 1,033,461 6/1/2021
16.9.32 1,198,543 3/11/2021
16.9.28 76,038 3/3/2021
16.9.27-alpha 1,358 1/15/2021
16.8.33 1,489,588 10/23/2020
15.5.31 5,209,638 8/19/2019
15.5.3 13,924 7/23/2019
15.3.58 999,067 6/15/2018
15.3.53 15,312 4/20/2018
15.3.32 303,837 8/21/2017
15.3.23 190,428 7/21/2017
15.3.15 4,590,505 5/3/2017
15.0.82 4,325,789 1/30/2017
15.0.75 4,293 1/15/2017
15.0.67 2,003 1/27/2017
15.0.55-pre 150,600 10/13/2016
15.0.11-pre 188,493 3/24/2016
14.1.111 797,605 11/7/2015
14.0.51103 8,349 11/7/2015
14.0.50702 259,642 7/20/2015
14.0.50417-pre 8,673 4/29/2015
12.0.0 49,915 12/17/2015