Tags: .NET Core

How to install .NET 5

Benjamin Perkins C#

This release is a big deal.  Basically, all the different versions of .NET like shown in the following bullet list are merged into this one version called .NET 5. .NET Framework .NET Core .NET Standard From .NET 5 all projects can be run cross platform and cross verticals like WPF and ASP.NET. Here are some […]

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How to install ASP.NET Core 2.1 for development

ASP.NET Benjamin Perkins

A few days ago Microsoft announced the release of .NET Core 2.1, ASP.NET Core 2.1 and Entity Framework 2.1 here. I wrote a few similar articles about installing Core components, read them to get some greater perspective: Create a .NET Core 2 application on Linux with Visual Studio Code How to enable C# 7 in […]

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Targeting a specific version of the .NET Framework

Benjamin Perkins C#

I find numerous opinions and understandings about side-by-side and in-place installations of the .NET Framework.  Here is my favorite explanation of this “.NET Versioning and Multi-Targeting – .NET 4.5 is an in-place upgrade to .NET 4.0”.  I also link to that same article in one of my IIS labs here, “Lab 5: Basic and Advanced […]

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Creating a NuGet package for my .NET Standard class library

Visual Studio Benjamin Perkins

I successfully created and published my first NuGet package that included a .NET Standard class library here.  It is nothing specifically awesome but it’s pretty cool, simple and something I have never done before.  I simply executed this msbuild command on my .NET Standard class library and it built the package for me. msbuild CSharpProjectName.csproj […]

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Target .NET Core 2.0 and .NET Standard 2.0

Visual Studio Benjamin Perkins

I originally downloaded and installed the 2.0.0-download.md version of the .NET Core SDK and Runtime from GitHub here. The mistake I made was to install the SDK Installer for the bit of my Visual Studio instead of my OS.  I am running a 32bit version of Visual Studio on 64bit version of windows. I was […]

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How to install .NET Standard 2.0

ASP.NET Benjamin Perkins

The release of .NET Standard has been officially announced here.  I looked for a way to update .NET Standard to version 2.0 as I could see it was not installed on my workstation.  As shown in Figure 1, I only had version 1.0 – 1.6 installed. Figure 1, how to upgrade, install new version of […]

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