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

// Install AvalonEdit as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=AvalonEdit&version=


Check out the official documentation and the samples and articles wiki page

Make sure to try the AvalonEdit sample application in the repository - its project has additional documentation included.

OSS projects using AvalonEdit are listed on the repository main page.

Product Compatible and additional computed target framework versions.
.NET net6.0-windows7.0 is compatible.  net7.0-windows was computed.  net7.0-windows7.0 is compatible.  net8.0-windows was computed. 
.NET Framework net462 is compatible.  net463 was computed.  net47 was computed.  net471 was computed.  net472 was computed.  net48 was computed.  net481 was computed. 
Compatible target framework(s)
Additional computed target framework(s)
Learn more about Target Frameworks and .NET Standard.
  • .NETFramework 4.6.2

    • No dependencies.
  • net6.0-windows7.0

    • No dependencies.
  • net7.0-windows7.0

    • No dependencies.

NuGet packages (57)

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AvalonEdit style for the ShowMeTheXAML XamlDisplay control.


Markdown XAML processor


CodeEditor module for Gemini, providing a syntax-highlighted code editor using AvalonEdit.


Provides a Roslyn-based code editor using AvalonEdit (WPF platform) with completion, diagnostics, and quick actions


Code Completion for Avalon Editor from SharpDevelop http://www.icsharpcode.net/OpenSource/SD/

GitHub repositories (103)

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