CommandLineParser 2.7.0-preview1

.NET Standard 2.0 .NET Framework 4.0
This is a prerelease version of CommandLineParser.
There is a newer version of this package available.
See the version list below for details.
dotnet add package CommandLineParser --version 2.7.0-preview1
NuGet\Install-Package CommandLineParser -Version 2.7.0-preview1
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="CommandLineParser" Version="2.7.0-preview1" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add CommandLineParser --version 2.7.0-preview1
#r "nuget: CommandLineParser, 2.7.0-preview1"
#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 CommandLineParser as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=CommandLineParser&version=2.7.0-preview1&prerelease

// Install CommandLineParser as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=CommandLineParser&version=2.7.0-preview1&prerelease

Terse syntax C# command line parser for .NET.  For FSharp support see CommandLineParser.FSharp.  The Command Line Parser Library offers to CLR applications a clean and concise API for manipulating command line arguments and related tasks.

Product Versions
.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 net7.0 net7.0-android net7.0-ios net7.0-maccatalyst net7.0-macos net7.0-tvos net7.0-windows
.NET Core netcoreapp2.0 netcoreapp2.1 netcoreapp2.2 netcoreapp3.0 netcoreapp3.1
.NET Standard netstandard2.0 netstandard2.1
.NET Framework net40 net403 net45 net451 net452 net46 net461 net462 net463 net47 net471 net472 net48
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MonoMac monomac
MonoTouch monotouch
Tizen tizen40 tizen60
Xamarin.iOS xamarinios
Xamarin.Mac xamarinmac
Xamarin.TVOS xamarintvos
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Compatible target framework(s)
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  • .NETFramework 4.0

    • No dependencies.
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  • .NETFramework 4.6.1

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  • .NETStandard 2.0

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Version Downloads Last updated
2.9.1 2,020,325 5/17/2022
2.8.0 19,795,046 5/1/2020
2.7.82 3,664,757 1/1/2020
2.7.0 185,712 1/1/2020
2.7.0-preview1 573 1/1/2020
2.6.0 4,854,397 7/31/2019
2.5.0 2,141,385 4/29/2019
2.4.3 13,423,788 1/9/2019
2.4.2 3,611 1/9/2019
2.4.1 3,285 1/9/2019
2.4.0 9,365 1/9/2019
2.3.0 3,905,201 8/14/2018
2.2.1 2,926,620 1/11/2018
2.2.0 104,589 1/7/2018
2.1.1-beta 2,894,909 11/5/2016
2.0.275-beta 506,464 10/16/2015
2.0.273-beta 165,296 9/22/2015
2.0.261-beta 14,498 9/2/2015
2.0.257-beta 3,404 8/27/2015
2.0.215-beta 2,759 7/31/2015
2.0.211-alpha 5,495 7/31/2015
2.0.9-alpha 204,452 6/27/2015
2.0.0-pre 16,264 6/14/2015
1.9.71 6,929,301 2/27/2013
1.9.6-rc1 2,775 2/22/2013
1.9.5-rc0 2,621 2/21/2013 2,727 2/18/2013 2,777 2/7/2013 2,704 2/2/2013 53,799 12/22/2012 5,118 12/14/2012 6,918 12/9/2012 4,054 11/28/2012 33,859 8/5/2012 37,080 7/6/2012