Microsoft Azure Storage Libraries for .NET
| SDK Name | Version | Description | NuGet/API Reference Links | | ------------- | ------------- | ----------- | ----- | | Blob Storage SDK v12 for .NET | v12.0.0 | The next generation Blob Storage SDK. Supports sync and async IO. | NuGet - Reference | File Storage SDK v12 for .NET | 12.0.0-preview.5 | The next generation File Storage SDK. Supports sync and async IO. | NuGet - Reference | Queue Storage SDK v12 for .NET | v12.0.0 | The next generation Queue Storage SDK. Supports sync and async IO. | NuGet - Reference | Data Lake Storage SDK v12 for .NET | 12.0.0-preview.6 | The next generation Data Lake Storage SDK. Supports sync and async IO. | NuGet
We have engineered a highly performant and scalable SDK with our V12 releases. We encourage all our customers to give it a try.
Server Version: 2019-07-07
The Microsoft Azure Storage SDK for .NET allows you to build Azure applications that take advantage of scalable cloud computing resources.
This repository contains the open source subset of the .NET SDK. For documentation of the complete Azure SDK, please see the Microsoft Azure .NET Developer Center.
Note: As of 10.0.0, the namespace has changed to Microsoft.Azure.Storage.Common, .Blob, .File, and .Queue. This is required for some SxS scenarios.
Note: As of 9.4.0, the Table service is not supported by this library.
Table support is being provided by CosmosDB.
The complete Microsoft Azure SDK can be downloaded from the Microsoft Azure Downloads Page and ships with support for building deployment packages, integrating with tooling, rich command line tooling, and more.
Please review Get started with Azure Storage if you are not familiar with Azure Storage.
For the best development experience, developers should use the official Microsoft NuGet packages for libraries. NuGet packages are regularly updated with new functionality and hotfixes.
VersionNotSupportedByEmulator(400 Bad Request) error, please update the Storage Emulator.
The Storage Client Libraries ship with the Microsoft Azure SDK for .NET and also on NuGet. You'll find the latest version and hotfixes on NuGet via the
To get the source code of the SDK via git just type:
git clone git://github.com/Azure/azure-storage-net.git cd azure-storage-net
Please note that the minimum NuGet client version requirement has been updated to 2.12 in order to support multiple .NET Standard targets in the NuGet package.
Install-Package Microsoft.Azure.Storage.Blob Install-Package Microsoft.Azure.Storage.File Install-Package Microsoft.Azure.Storage.Queue
Microsoft.Azure.Storage.Commonpackage should be automatically entailed by NuGet.
The libraries depend on Newtonsoft.Json, which can be downloaded directly or referenced by your code project through Nuget.
The client-side encryption support depends on the KeyVault.Core package, which can be downloaded directly or referenced by your code project through Nuget.
FiddlerCore is required by:
This dependency is not included and must be downloaded from Telerik.
Tests for the client-side encryption support also depend on KeyVault.Extensions, which can be downloaded directly or referenced by your code project through Nuget.
OAuth testing requires the ActiveDirectory identity model also available via NuGet:
How-Tos focused around accomplishing specific tasks are available on the Microsoft Azure .NET Developer Center.
Be sure to check out the Azure Community Support page if you have trouble with the provided code or use StackOverflow.
We gladly accept community contributions.
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