Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions 3.0.5

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dotnet add package Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions --version 3.0.5
NuGet\Install-Package Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions -Version 3.0.5
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="Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions" Version="3.0.5" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions --version 3.0.5
#r "nuget: Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions, 3.0.5"
#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 Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions&version=3.0.5

// Install Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions&version=3.0.5

Microsoft Azure Key Vault Extensions Class Library

This library has been replaced by the following new Azure SDKs. You can read about the new Azure SDKs at

The latest libraries to interact with the Azure KeyVault service are:

* Azure.Security.KeyVault.Keys
* Azure.Security.KeyVault.Secrets
* Azure.Security.KeyVault.Certificates

It is recommended that you move to the new package.

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Provides some minor abstractions over a few Azure KeyVault and Azure ActiveDirectory API behaviors.


An extension method to simplify using the Azure Key Vault in a .NET Core 2 application - adds secrets to the application configuration.


Provides implementation for Azure Key Vault


Azure helpers to simplify leverage of Azure


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3.0.5 1,422,229 2/3/2020
3.0.4 421,940 7/20/2019
3.0.3 371,557 1/23/2019
3.0.1 118,131 11/14/2018
3.0.0 310,262 6/28/2018
3.0.0-alpha 1,533 3/29/2018
2.4.0-preview 11,184 11/28/2017
2.0.5 654,042 1/5/2017
2.0.4 31,867 12/7/2016
2.0.3-preview 1,316 11/23/2016
2.0.2-preview 1,402 10/20/2016
1.0.5 91,394 10/14/2016
1.0.4 347,088 3/30/2016
1.0.3 65,712 2/5/2016
1.0.2 24,112 12/21/2015
1.0.1 29,024 11/18/2015
1.0.0 92,034 7/30/2015
0.9.1-preview 2,085 4/29/2015

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