Microsoft.Azure.Search 3.0.0-rc

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Please note, this package is obsolete as of 3/31/2023 and is no longer maintained or monitored. Microsoft encourages you to upgrade to the replacement package, Azure.Search.Documents, to continue receiving updates. Refer to our deprecation policy ( for more details.

This is a prerelease version of Microsoft.Azure.Search.
There is a newer version of this package available.
See the version list below for details.
dotnet add package Microsoft.Azure.Search --version 3.0.0-rc
NuGet\Install-Package Microsoft.Azure.Search -Version 3.0.0-rc
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.Search" Version="3.0.0-rc" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Microsoft.Azure.Search --version 3.0.0-rc
#r "nuget: Microsoft.Azure.Search, 3.0.0-rc"
#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.Search as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Microsoft.Azure.Search&version=3.0.0-rc&prerelease

// Install Microsoft.Azure.Search as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Microsoft.Azure.Search&version=3.0.0-rc&prerelease

Makes it easy to develop a .NET application that uses Azure Search.

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Version Downloads Last updated
10.1.0 7,613,724 10/29/2019
10.0.1 795,306 10/1/2019
10.0.0 580,942 8/27/2019
9.1.0 246,150 7/29/2019
9.0.1 717,863 5/16/2019
9.0.0 69,592 5/2/2019
8.0.0-preview 1,664 4/30/2019
7.0.0-preview 68,766 11/6/2018
6.0.0-preview 69,189 6/25/2018
5.0.3 1,770,422 11/2/2018
5.0.2 533,731 7/31/2018
5.0.1 259,809 6/27/2018
5.0.0 614,255 4/19/2018
4.0.2-preview 8,541 2/13/2018
4.0.1-preview 81,298 5/19/2017
4.0.0-preview 16,730 4/14/2017
3.0.5 363,340 2/6/2018
3.0.4 1,212,159 5/19/2017
3.0.3 351,660 4/4/2017
3.0.2 1,059,012 1/11/2017
3.0.1 377,508 11/30/2016
3.0.0-rc 7,675 11/24/2016

This is a release candidate of the next major version of the Azure Search .NET SDK, based on version 2016-09-01 of the Azure Search REST API. New in this version is support for indexing Azure Blob and Table storage, indexer field mappings, custom analyzers, and ETags. Also included is support for reflection-based field definitions via the FieldBuilder class, thanks to a contribution from Ian Griffiths ( See this article for help on migrating to the latest version: