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A software development framework developed by Microsoft that runs primarily on the Microsoft Windows family of operating systems with support on Linux through Mono.

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The best Code Contracts alternative for VS 2017/2019 and .net core projects?

I was using Code Contracts in several projects and I was really satisfied with its static checker and propagated it across other developers. With new Visual Studio 2017 and .NET Core projects, I found ...
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Software library or tool to pivot and export a lot of data to Excel

I'm trying to find a way to get normalized data that's in an MSSQL database out of there, pivoted, and into an Excel file. The main problem is that I have many of those databases, each with the same ...
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.NET/MSSQL forum software supporting 3+ million users

This is not a duplicate of Forum solution for ASP.NET MVC Application. I've been searching for a (preferable) MVC.NET Forum Solution with the following requirements and found 2 "worth looking at" ...
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Always-on-Internet licence verification library for Windows desktop clients

Diablo 3 requires user to maintain a constant Internet connection, and I really do think that this is an effective way to deter piracy. From what I understand Diablo 3 writes their own software ...
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.NET Machine learning libary that supports incremental training

I'm looking for a .NET library that implements incremental machine learning algorithms (such as KNN or Naive Bayes). I'm trying to integrate these algorithms into a system that will be receiving ...
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Excel to SQL mapping tool

I am looking for a tool/library to import data from different clients into our SQL database. Each client will have their own EXCEL file. So the number of columns, name of the columns in EXCEL would be ...
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What is a suitable approach to logging in .NET Core?

I've developed a number of libraries and applications targeting the .NET Framework, and in those cases I used the Common.Logging abstraction library within my libraries and adapted it to use Log4Net ...
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Open source .NET library for automatic Russian text summarization

I need a library to automatically summarize a text written in Russian. Requirements: Summarize a text (for instance from 5000 characters to 500 characters) Works with Russian Open source Usable from ...
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Client UI for DBreeze

DBreeze is a C# NoSQL embedded database. Is there any easy tool to browse data contained in a DBreeze file? Like SQLiteBrowser for SQLite. Requirement: Runs on Linux Free, ideally open source CLI ...
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In need of a professional ASP .NET / MVC forum that allows integration with ASP .NET Identity / OWIN

Unfortunately and brilliant as they are, forums as yafnet and mvcforum are neither scalable nor decoupled enough to help me with my problem: a) I want a forum that allows me to use different security ...
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HLS Playback functionality for WPF/WinForms

I'm looking for a library/plugin that provides HLS (Http Live Streaming) playback for Windows Presentation Framework or Windows Forms (That I'll them embed in WPF). The existing MediaElement class ...
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C# What is the best free and reliable database solution for storing configuration?

I am about to choose a database solution for my c# project: to store simple configuration at first, bools, ints, paths etc. to store lots of small text blocks in the future probably to store small ...
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.net standard conform open source PDF library

I wanted to know if someone knows a good .NetStandard conform library to create PDFs. Task I want to perform The goal is to extend a static site generator that transforms Markdown to HTML to also ...
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Looking for CMS/Wiki for IIS/SQL Server platform

We are SaaS company and looking to update our web help portal. We can host ourselves, but prefer this to be more Microsoft-ish (SQL Server, IIS) Currently we use Confluence, here is what we like: ...
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How can I best implement a cluster for my .NET 4.5 Console Application (or Windows Service)

My application most closely resembles that of a market trading application. It is a .NET 4.5 Console Application written in C# (could be converted to a Windows Service), using Entity Framework 6, and ...
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Generate summary of .NET project

Is there a tool that can inspect a .NET project (or maybe a generic code repo) and generate a summary? This summary could include for example the stack like this: .NET 4.5 MVC 5.2 EntityFramework ...
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File indexing and search library/API for .Net applications

I am developing a WinForms .Net application. It does a a lot of management type things, but the important part is that it allows users to add file attachments - and they add lots of these. I now have ...
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.NET XMPP libraries for Xamarin

I need to write a mobile chat client using XMPP and Xamarin but I can’t seem to find a decent XMPP library anywhere. Jabber-net is too old and references Windows.Forms agsXMPP references System....
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Async Oracle Driver for .NET

I am looking for an async capable (using the async/await features) .NET client that can connect to Oracle 10GR2 and higher databases. Free and open source is preferred, but other suggestions are ...
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CMS in .NET that can serve content to external websites

I'm looking for a CMS written in .NET, preferably open source that provides an administrative UI, but has the capability to serve content to other websites via API rather than display content in it's ...
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Dependency injection container recommendation for MVC5?

I have experience with Symfony2 and now have the need to work with MVC5. Is there a Dependency injection container that works like the one provided in Symfony2. I am reading the documentation for ...
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An embedded database server, which can be connected to over network

I require an embedded database server(RDBMS or Document) which I can start within the current application process, which can be connected to over network for .Net. Do you have any recommendations? ex....
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NoSQL or RDBMS for user defined columns

We will soon be rewriting an application that will allow the end user to define objects and fields on those objects. I come from an MSSQL background and am familiar with options to handle this use ...
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Chat app on mobile phones were users can be anonymous and any two can chat privately

I am looking for a chat app on Android and iOS where users join a public room anonymously (no phone number or authentication is required) and chat. If two users want to chat privately, they can chat ...
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SQL Input Sanitization Library

I'm working with a third-party API that requires me to give it complete, runnable SQL query text - I cannot use approaches such as parameterization in order to guard against input that may break a SQL ...
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Machine Learning Multiclass Classification for thousands of Classes

I have Entities with 1 to 10 attributes describing each of them and I need Machine Learning to suggest best matching Class for each Entity. Sounds straightforward, but there are about one hundred ...
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What .net libraries can I use to synchronize in-memory object graph over multiple machines?

A task to accomplish Replace my read queries to a DB with requests to an in-memory snapshot of said DB to improve my server's performance. I've a DB of a very moderate size, with a few write requests ...
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Libraries for building a backup program in .NET

I'm thinking of building a backup program that suits my needs and since I'm familiar with C#, I'm looking for a few libraries that I'd need to achieve that. The library or libraries should support ...
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Comparison/Review Website Software

I am looking for website software (preferably open source), written in either PHP or ASP.net, where users can login and review a certain place and compare it against others in the area. Does anyone ...
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Aforge.Net FFMPEG alternative

I use Aforege.Video.FFMPEG library in a C# project to create a video from a series of bitmaps. Recently for a weird reason the project doesn't work and gives an error on this library when I call ...
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MySQL replication or Microsoft Sync Framework

I'm developing a Windows Application (WPF) which works on multiple instances of the same MYSql database, and those databases need to be synced, I'm not sure which solution should I go for, MS Sync ...
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Is there a serialization library for .NET that supports data versioning and references and doesn't require too much code overhead?

Reposted here at the recommendation of Alexei Levenkov after the original question on the main stackoverflow site was marked as off-topic. In .NET there are several different methods to serialize ...
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Notification Abstraction Service for .NET

I'm looking for a framework/service that would allow me to define messages/notifications in code and send them to specific users. How the message is delivered would depend on what notification ...
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Dependency management for .Net

I'm looking for an app to manage dependences in our .Net project. We have about 10 git repos with dependences between them. So the task is to checkout any of the "modules" with all dependences without ...
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Painting library for wpf

I am working on a painting app in wpf. I implemented several features such as painting with images: This is done by just drawing Image controls onto a canvas on mouse move, and rasterizing that ...
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Looking for a simple BackOffice data management solution in .Net

I am looking for a good framework / solution to (quickly) build a simple BackOffice application that manages application data. In our current situation the application data will be accessed mainly ...
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Is there a Linux tool for extracting embedded resources from EXEs?

Does anyone know of a Linux tool for extracting embedded resources (images, EXEs, DLLs, etc) from EXEs, especially for .NET and VC++ EXEs?
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Timeline chart for analogue and digital data in c#

I have both digital data e.g. open/closed & on/off and analogue values such as voltage, temperature etc and I would like to plot this on a timeline over 24 hours so the user can interept the data ...
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PDF SDK compatible with .net core 3 wpf?

I'm searching a PDF sdk targeting .net core 3. This SDK should of course read/write pdfs (multiplatform) but also view/edit in a wpf (windows only) component All the sdk that i found don't have viewer/...
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JavaScript Server-File Manager

I am developing a little software with a WYSIWYG editor. Therefore i am searching a javascript library which looks more or less like the following. Features should be: Upload of images and videos ...
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.NET core highly scalable zero-alloc sockets library

Is there a .NET core library which implements scalable, zero-allocation client/server sockets? I've seen certain benchmarks online (e.g. web framework benchmarks from TechEmpower) which compare ...
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.NET Core CSV deserialiser

I read this some time ago, and I assumed that by now all C# based CSV parsers would be using pipes and spans. CSVHelper and TinyCSV don't appear to use spans/pipes, so I was wondering if any other ...
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FTPS for linux on .Net Core

There's currently a bug in SslStream that prevents it being used for ftps on Linux: https://github.com/dotnet/corefx/issues/33506. Does anyone know of a cross platform, .Net Core compliant, open ...
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Create a standalone GUI application compatible with windows 7

I want to create a standalone GUI application compatible with windows 7 and through which pre-created database accession will be easier. I know to create these kind of application VB.NET is used, ...
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I want to convert SVG to DWG is there any software / library which can help

I need to convert SVG images to CAD readable file DWG/DXF is there any software or library which can help. Budget and programming language is not an issue, though a .Net based product will be great.
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C# Client Server Data transfer - Raspberry Pi

I am developing software for Raspberry PI, where I am planning to run a C# application using .Net core deployed as stand-alone executable including .Net virtual machine. My Requirements: I need to ...
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Is there any way to deploy UI via wcf?

I'm new to C# and .NET. I have some session hosts and because of some problem, if I want to change some content in the UI I have to update it one by one per each session host. I don't want to do this ...
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Library to retrieve tables and columns from an SQL statement

My application has an interface where the user can write various SQL statements to perform certain tests on their database tables (MSSQL, DB2, Hive, and many others). I would like to know the tables ...
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How can I analyze C# intra-assembly dependencies?

I'm working on a software project in C# whose source code is mostly is compiled to one assembly. Let's call it Monolith.dll. I have since decided that I should probably split Monolith.dll into ...
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Maintained light-weight ORM/SQL accessible database library for .NET

I am after a 100% .NET ORM DB library that allows me to store objects in it. Some of my requirements are: Free and (preferably) open-source (will consider closed source if supported by large ...