HidSharp 1.5.0

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dotnet add package HidSharp --version 1.5.0                
NuGet\Install-Package HidSharp -Version 1.5.0                
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="HidSharp" Version="1.5.0" />                
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add HidSharp --version 1.5.0                
#r "nuget: HidSharp, 1.5.0"                
#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 HidSharp as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=HidSharp&version=1.5.0

// Install HidSharp as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=HidSharp&version=1.5.0                

HIDSharp is a cross-platform .NET wrapper for Windows, MacOS, and Linux (hidraw) USB HID APIs.

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NuGet packages (33)

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Monitor the temperature sensors, fan speeds, voltages, load and clock speeds of your computer.


Buttplug Server Hid Device and Serial Port Subtype Manager, based on the HidSharp Library. (.Net Framework 4.7+/.Net Standard 2.0)


Munts Technologies Remote I/O Library for .Net Standard 2.0


A simple .NET wrapper for StreamDeck (using OpenMacroBoard.SDK)


Cross-platform .NET Standard library for asynchronous access to HID Devices (e.g. gamepads, joysticks, etc.)

GitHub repositories (16)

Showing the top 5 popular GitHub repositories that depend on HidSharp:

Repository Stars
Libre Hardware Monitor, home of the fork of Open Hardware Monitor
Windows Driver and XInput Wrapper for Sony DualShock 3/4 Controllers
DirectInput to XInput wrapper
Provides advanced unified lighting across many different brands RGB peripherals
SystemTrayMenu - Browse and open your files easily
Version Downloads Last updated
2.1.0 483,970 5/4/2019
2.0.8 19,255 1/21/2019
2.0.5 8,018 11/11/2018
2.0.2 62,711 5/5/2018
2.0.1 4,919 4/11/2018
1.5.0 59,233 5/18/2013 1,363 4/21/2013
1.4.0 1,385 4/20/2013
1.3.0 1,611 2/23/2013

1.5 (May 18, 2013):
 Added the DevicePath property to HidDevice.
 This is useful for differentiating devices with the same VID, PID, etc. (April 21, 2013):
 Added missing XML documentation file to the archive.

1.4 (April 20, 2013):
 Documented the most important classes.
 Fixed a problem with output reports on 64-bit Windows.
 Fixed a timeout bug on Windows.
 Parallelized device enumeration.
 Reordered platform detection to prevent binary planting on Windows.

1.3 (February 23, 2013):
 Fixed Linux libudev reference to not require developer package symlinks.
1.2 (October 16, 2012):
 Fixed MacOS support.

1.1 (July 28, 2012):
 Added experimental MacOS and Linux support.
 Added experimental report descriptor parsing.
1.0 (August 28, 2010):
 Initial release.