HaemmerElectronics.SeppPenner.WindowsHello 1.1.3

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dotnet add package HaemmerElectronics.SeppPenner.WindowsHello --version 1.1.3
NuGet\Install-Package HaemmerElectronics.SeppPenner.WindowsHello -Version 1.1.3
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<PackageReference Include="HaemmerElectronics.SeppPenner.WindowsHello" Version="1.1.3" />
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paket add HaemmerElectronics.SeppPenner.WindowsHello --version 1.1.3
#r "nuget: HaemmerElectronics.SeppPenner.WindowsHello, 1.1.3"
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// Install HaemmerElectronics.SeppPenner.WindowsHello as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=HaemmerElectronics.SeppPenner.WindowsHello&version=1.1.3

// Install HaemmerElectronics.SeppPenner.WindowsHello as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=HaemmerElectronics.SeppPenner.WindowsHello&version=1.1.3


WindowsHello is an assembly/ library to work with Microsoft's Windows Hello in aplications.

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Available for

  • Net 6.0
  • Net 8.0

Net Framework latest and LTS versions

Basic usage (Version and above)

public void WindowsHelloTest()
    var handle = new IntPtr();
    var data = new byte[] { 0x32, 0x32 };
    var provider = WinHelloProvider.CreateInstance("Hello", handle);
    // Set the persistent key name if you want:
    var encryptedData = provider.Encrypt(data);
    var decryptedData = provider.PromptToDecrypt(encryptedData);

Basic usage (Before version

public void WindowsHelloTest()
    var handle = new IntPtr();
    var data = new byte[] { 0x32, 0x32 };
    IAuthProvider provider = new WinHelloProvider("Hello", handle);
    var encryptedData = provider.Encrypt(data);
    var decryptedData = provider.PromptToDecrypt(encryptedData);

The project can be found on nuget.


dotnet add package HaemmerElectronics.SeppPenner.WindowsHello

This project is mainly taken from https://github.com/sirAndros/KeePassWinHello.

Change history

See the Changelog.

Contributors ✨

Thanks goes to these wonderful people (emoji key):

<table> <tbody> <tr> <td align="center" valign="top" width="14.28%"><a href="https://github.com/danergo"><img src="https://avatars.githubusercontent.com/u/11708344?v=4?s=100" width="100px;" alt="danergo"/><br /><sub><b>danergo</b></sub></a><br /><a href="https://github.com/SeppPenner/WindowsHello/commits?author=danergo" title="Tests">⚠️</a></td> <td align="center" valign="top" width="14.28%"><a href="https://franzhuber23.blogspot.de/"><img src="https://avatars.githubusercontent.com/u/9639361?v=4?s=100" width="100px;" alt="HansM"/><br /><sub><b>HansM</b></sub></a><br /><a href="https://github.com/SeppPenner/WindowsHello/commits?author=SeppPenner" title="Code">💻</a> <a href="https://github.com/SeppPenner/WindowsHello/commits?author=SeppPenner" title="Documentation">📖</a> <a href="#example-SeppPenner" title="Examples">💡</a> <a href="#maintenance-SeppPenner" title="Maintenance">🚧</a> <a href="#projectManagement-SeppPenner" title="Project Management">📆</a> <a href="https://github.com/SeppPenner/WindowsHello/commits?author=SeppPenner" title="Tests">⚠️</a></td> </tr> </tbody> </table>

This project follows the all-contributors specification. Contributions of any kind welcome!

Product Compatible and additional computed target framework versions.
.NET net6.0-windows7.0 is compatible.  net7.0-windows was computed.  net8.0-windows was computed.  net8.0-windows7.0 is compatible. 
Compatible target framework(s)
Included target framework(s) (in package)
Learn more about Target Frameworks and .NET Standard.
  • net6.0-windows7.0

    • No dependencies.
  • net8.0-windows7.0

    • No dependencies.

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This package is not used by any NuGet packages.

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Version Downloads Last updated
1.1.3 39 5/16/2024
1.1.2 1,079 12/7/2023
1.1.1 493 11/13/2023
1.1.0 1,116 11/20/2022
1.0.12 1,237 2/18/2022
1.0.11 4,944 11/11/2021
1.0.10 1,452 8/9/2021
1.0.8 1,374 2/21/2021
1.0.7 1,255 1/1/2021
1.0.6 1,353 6/5/2020
1.0.5 1,385 5/10/2020
1.0.4 1,473 11/18/2019
1.0.3 1,645 11/8/2019
1.0.2 359,399 6/23/2019 1,691 5/5/2019
1.0.0 1,762 2/9/2019

Version (2024-05-16): Removed support for Net7.0.