.NET 6.0
dotnet add package MonoGame.Framework.WindowsDX --version
NuGet\Install-Package MonoGame.Framework.WindowsDX -Version
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="MonoGame.Framework.WindowsDX" Version="" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add MonoGame.Framework.WindowsDX --version
#r "nuget: MonoGame.Framework.WindowsDX,"
#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 MonoGame.Framework.WindowsDX as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=MonoGame.Framework.WindowsDX&version=

// Install MonoGame.Framework.WindowsDX as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=MonoGame.Framework.WindowsDX&version=

The MonoGame runtime for Windows using DirectX API's.

Product Compatible and additional computed target framework versions.
.NET net6.0-windows was computed.  net6.0-windows7.0 is compatible.  net7.0-windows was computed.  net7.0-windows7.0 was computed. 
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NuGet packages (96)

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MonoGame library for menus and game state management


Put some text on the screen easier with MonoGame


MonoGame library for making little flashcard games


MonoGame library to simplify drawing normal-mapped images


Helper classes for wrapping up input from different devices.

GitHub repositories (29)

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One framework for creating powerful cross-platform games.
TEdit - Terraria Map Editor - TEdit is a stand alone, open source map editor for Terraria. It lets you edit maps just like (almost) paint! It also lets you change world settings (time, bosses downed etc), edit chests and change sign, make epic dungeons, castles, cities, and add rewards for your adventurers!
Extensions to make MonoGame more awesome
UI Library for MonoGame, FNA and Stride
Open source Final Fantasy VIII engine implementation in C# working on Windows and Linux (Android and iOS planned too!) [Monogame]
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