Microsoft.WebSockets 0.2.3

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dotnet add package Microsoft.WebSockets --version 0.2.3                
NuGet\Install-Package Microsoft.WebSockets -Version 0.2.3                
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.WebSockets" Version="0.2.3" />                
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Microsoft.WebSockets --version 0.2.3                
#r "nuget: Microsoft.WebSockets, 0.2.3"                
#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.WebSockets as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Microsoft.WebSockets&version=0.2.3

// Install Microsoft.WebSockets as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Microsoft.WebSockets&version=0.2.3                

Note: This package is not actively developed. Please consider an alternative such as SignalR.

This preview package provides functionality for writing WebSocket-enabled server applications on Windows 8 using ASP.NET and WCF. Requires .NET 4.5 RC and Windows 8 RC.

Product Compatible and additional computed target framework versions.
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Provides WebSocket support to Nancy applications running on an ASP.NET host.


For internal use in Widebot products.


For internal use in Widebot products.


For internal use in Widebot products.

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A native HTML4 / HTML5 Remote Desktop Protocol and SSH client
Connect tiny devices to Microsoft Azure services to build IoT solutions
Samples from ASP.NET Web API 2: Recipes book.
Version Downloads Last updated 728,658 12/14/2015
0.2.3 121,194 6/12/2012