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.NET documentation generator alternatives to Sandcastle?

After searching and trying for a while, I found a perfect alternative to it. DocFX Main Features: Website from Source Code DocFX generates API documentation directly from .NET source code. You can ...
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C# library for parsing HTML?

AngleSharp: Actively developed/maintained Built-in support for CSS selectors
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Obfuscator for .NET Core

Obfuscar is a .NET assemblies obfuscation tool that should do it without problems. You can install it from Nuget (it's available here). Hope it helps!!
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What NoSQL solutions are out there for .NET?

I haven't gotten any answers (or even any views of my question), so here's my very non-authoritative answer, based on some googling and some testing of one of the programs. There's a comprehensive ...
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Tool for inspecting Windows Forms applications

As free application I'll recommend the Microsoft UI Automation toolset from the Windows SDK. With UI Inspect you can click an UI element then see its name and a full list of other information, and ...
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Where is the tool to turn off all known opt-out telemetry from Microsoft?

O&O ShutUp10++ is a free tool that allows you to disable a bunch of different Windows telemetries and similar kind of tracking by selecting them with chekboxes, you can also save the preset for ...
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C# library for parsing HTML?

CefSharp Why? Actively maintained You get the might of Chromium Let's you run any JavaScript. It's much easier to develop parsing this way. You go to your Chromium-based browser console and develop ...
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Any good open source charting for .NET?

Syncfusion provides a Chart library for all .NET platforms. While not open source, the libraries are available under a community license as well (see details below). Essential Chart for WPF ...
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Obfuscator for .NET Core

if you have not found the answer I can advise to try ArmDot. It uses virtual machine to obfuscate the code. Good luck!
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Soft for making license keys

If you feel that you can write a key generation program by yourself, just do it! There may be ready-made parts of the program, some blanks for generating keys on GitHub. Also, you can try ready-made ...
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Good and free unit-testing alternatives to Telerik's JustMock

A completely free possibility is Prig, which is even open-source. It may be a bit less user-friendly than the commercial alternatives, but seems to work quite well. Note that if the signature of the ...
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.NET library to convert Microsoft Office docs to PDF

The LEADTOOLS Documents SDK has the ability to convert all of the Microsoft Office formats and output as PDF in .NET. Here is a list of all of the support formats that the SDK can convert from and to:...
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.NET library for running an embedded/selfhosted light web server from C# with SSL/TLS HTTPS

Try using .Net Core with Kestral webserver. https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/fundamentals/servers/kestrel?view=aspnetcore-2.1 SSL Options options.Configure(context.Configuration....
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.NET library for running an embedded/selfhosted light web server from C# with SSL/TLS HTTPS

As well as the Kestral solution Todd provided (thanks!), I discovered a third party library called Ceen.Httpd - this is a very lightweight HTTPd server that I was able to just drop into my project ...
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Standalone object browser for C#

I'm using Jetbrains dotPeek. It's free and meanwhile has more features than ILSpy, it can e.g. make use of PDB files and Microsoft source servers and is extensible via plugins.
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Standalone object browser for C#

As Alex K mentioned in the comments above. ILSpy is a good choice in this case.
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A flexible, scalable Network Monitoring System with .NET support needed

Check iReveal, a combination of NMS and SIEM which I think can completely cater to all your needs. SNMP Support with Auto Discovery iReveal performs Auto Discovery of hosts in a single subnet or in ...
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A flexible, scalable Network Monitoring System with .NET support needed

I've used Pandora FMS, the software that Javier recommends, and it completely fits your needs. And it's not limited to Windows which is good because, as Steve Barnes say, networks are cross platform ...
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A flexible, scalable Network Monitoring System with .NET support needed

Check Pandora FMS, I did it and it perfectly met my needs. You can autodiscover every single piece of your network, however, take care, using autodiscover features in production can find thousands of ...
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High performance C# library for converting Bitmaps to PNGs

You could try net-vips, the C# binding for libvips. It's a lazy, streaming, demand-driven image processing library, so it can do operations like this without needing to load the whole image. NetVips ...
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Library to compare images

You could check out the Correlation command from the LEADTOOLS Imaging SDK. Here is what the Image processing command does: This command compares the correlation image (or part of the correlation ...
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Any good open source charting for .NET?

So, even though this is quite an old question, it has popped up on recent google searches so I am posting this here so that it may help anyone still searching for something similar! A good option is ...
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.net framework working version for windows 7 pro build 7600

Build 7600 means that it's the final version of Windows 7, thus it should be compatible with anything supporting Windows 7 SP1. The "Professional" edition aspect of your OS won't affect compatibility ...
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.net framework working version for windows 7 pro build 7600

As I understand it, Windows 7 Build 7600 comes with framework 3.5 but you can download and install Framework 4 from https://www.microsoft.com/download/details.aspx?id=17718 The next version up ...
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.NET documentation generator alternatives to Sandcastle?

Sandcastle Help File Builder supports .NET Core projects as of the v2017.5.15.0 release. Release notes for version 2017.5.15.0 ... A new cross-platform reflection data set file (...
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.NET Application monitoring tools

@Puneet, with the scant details relating to your specific technology stack and architecture it is difficult to give you a precise answer. But, on a high-level, I suggest you take a serious look at ...
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Which .NET obfuscator to use for obfuscating the code with same results each time?

My company's Thicket C# and VB.net obfuscators will generate new random names if you obfuscate everthing at once. If you obfuscate incrementally, then there isn't any choice, you have to preserve the ...
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C# library that validates XML with Schema 1.1?

Saxon-EE for .NET will do the job. www.saxonica.com
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Generate Certificate (award)

Syncfusion Essential PDF Viewer for ASP.NET/ASP.NET MVC is an option to consider. This will allow you to display the generated PDF in a consistent manner irrespective of the PDF Viewer the user has. ...
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Free .NET x86/x64 debugging library or tool for a custom C# IDE?

Take a look at dnSpy. It is a decompiler that includes a debugger. License: GPLv3 can debug both x64 and x86 (via separate executables) supports breakpoints, locals, watch window, breaking on ...
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