The MSBuild Community Tasks project is a collection of open source tasks for MSBuild.

Install-Package MSBuildTasks -Version
dotnet add package MSBuildTasks --version
<PackageReference Include="MSBuildTasks" Version="">
  <IncludeAssets>runtime; build; native; contentfiles; analyzers</IncludeAssets>
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add MSBuildTasks --version
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#r "nuget: MSBuildTasks,"
#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 MSBuildTasks as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=MSBuildTasks&version=

// Install MSBuildTasks as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=MSBuildTasks&version=
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NuGet packages (22)

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Adds MSBuild target to the project for building a module package.
A build target that increments AssemblyInfo version as a SemVer pattern.
Install Lauener.Tasks in the Project
Bluehands.Versioning provides automatic assembly versioning for .NET projects. After installing the package, create a Version.txt file with three version number segments (e.g. 1.0.0) in the project or solution folder. See for more information.
This package allows for injecting versions into Msbuild which are reflected in the assemblyinfo file

GitHub repositories (26)

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A popular .NET validation library for building strongly-typed validation rules.
Build Mobile, Desktop and WebAssembly apps with C# and XAML. Today. Open source and professionally supported.
Secure Git credential storage for Windows with support for Visual Studio Team Services, GitHub, and Bitbucket multi-factor authentication.
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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated 2,446,369 1/19/2017 108,161 10/28/2016 300,655 5/25/2016 15,430 4/29/2016 272,314 11/2/2015 302,785 12/23/2014 70,296 8/28/2014 53,381 6/11/2014 83,925 11/8/2013 103,418 6/7/2013 77,320 1/19/2013 1,033 1/19/2013 62,869 7/9/2012 9,069 12/19/2011 1,389 11/17/2011 1,254 11/17/2011 2,822 11/17/2011