System.IO.Packaging 6.0.0

.NET 6.0 .NET Standard 2.0 .NET Framework 4.6.1
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NuGet\Install-Package System.IO.Packaging -Version 6.0.0
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.
dotnet add package System.IO.Packaging --version 6.0.0
<PackageReference Include="System.IO.Packaging" Version="6.0.0" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add System.IO.Packaging --version 6.0.0
#r "nuget: System.IO.Packaging, 6.0.0"
#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 System.IO.Packaging as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=System.IO.Packaging&version=6.0.0

// Install System.IO.Packaging as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=System.IO.Packaging&version=6.0.0

Provides classes that support storage of multiple data objects in a single container.

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.NET net5.0 net5.0-windows net6.0 net6.0-android net6.0-ios net6.0-maccatalyst net6.0-macos net6.0-tvos net6.0-windows
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.NET Framework net461 net462 net463 net47 net471 net472 net48
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  • .NETFramework 4.6.1

    • No dependencies.
  • .NETStandard 2.0

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  • net6.0

    • No dependencies.

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The Open XML SDK provides tools for working with Office Word, Excel, and PowerPoint documents. It supports scenarios such as: - High-performance generation of word-processing documents, spreadsheets, and presentations. - Populating content in Word files from an XML data source. - Splitting up (shredding) a Word or PowerPoint file into multiple files, and combining multiple Word/PowerPoint files into a single file. - Extraction of data from Excel documents. - Searching and replacing content in Word/PowerPoint using regular expressions. - Updating cached data and embedded spreadsheets for charts in Word/PowerPoint. - Document modification, such as removing tracked revisions or removing unacceptable content from documents.

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This Windows Compatibility Pack provides access to APIs that were previously available only for .NET Framework. It can be used from both .NET as well as .NET Standard.

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The Microsoft SQL Server Data-Tier Application Framework (DacFx) is a component which provides application lifecycle services for database development and management for Microsoft SQL Server and Microsoft Azure SQL Databases. DacFx supports various database deployment and management scenarios for SQL Server and Microsoft Azure SQL Databases including extracting / exporting a live database to a DAC package, deploying a DAC package to a new or existing database, and migrating from on-premises to Microsoft Azure. This functionality is exposed via the DacFx API. DacFx can target SQL Server 2008 and newer, as well as Microsoft Azure SQL. This nuget package is a lightweight version of DacFx. If you would like to use the command-line utility SqlPackage.exe for creating and deploying .dacpac and .bacpac packages, please download SqlPackage.exe for Windows, macOS, or Linux from


DocX is a .NET library that allows developers to manipulate Microsoft Word files, in an easy and intuitive manner. DocX is fast, lightweight and best of all it does not require Microsoft Word or Office to be installed. v2.3.0 is available for .NET5 and up and provides 7 bug fixes and improvements. Check out the professional edition, known as Xceed Words for .NET, on It includes technical support, offer more features and options, and can create PDF files as well as convert Word files to PDF files.

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ClosedXML is a .NET library for reading, manipulating and writing Excel 2007+ (.xlsx, .xlsm) files. It aims to provide an intuitive and user-friendly interface to dealing with the underlying OpenXML API.
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