PCLStorage 0.9.5

.NET Framework 4.5
There is a newer version of this package available.
See the version list below for details.

Requires NuGet 2.7.2 or higher.

dotnet add package PCLStorage --version 0.9.5
NuGet\Install-Package PCLStorage -Version 0.9.5
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="PCLStorage" Version="0.9.5" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add PCLStorage --version 0.9.5
#r "nuget: PCLStorage, 0.9.5"
#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 PCLStorage as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=PCLStorage&version=0.9.5

// Install PCLStorage as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=PCLStorage&version=0.9.5

PCL Storage provides a consistent, portable set of local file IO APIs for .NET, Windows Phone, Windows Store, Xamarin.iOS, Xamarin.Android, and Silverlight.  This makes it easier to create cross-platform .NET libraries and apps.

Product Versions
.NET net6.0-android net7.0-android
.NET Framework net45 net451 net452 net46 net461 net462 net463 net47 net471 net472 net48 net481
MonoAndroid monoandroid
MonoTouch monotouch
Silverlight sl5
Windows Phone wp8 wp81
Compatible target framework(s)
Additional computed target framework(s)
Learn more about Target Frameworks and .NET Standard.
  • .NETFramework 4.5

    • No dependencies.
  • All Frameworks

  • MonoAndroid 0.0

    • No dependencies.
  • MonoTouch 0.0

    • No dependencies.
  • Portable Class Library (.NETFramework 4.5, Windows 8.0, WindowsPhone 8.0)

    • No dependencies.
  • Unsupported 0.0

    • No dependencies.
  • Windows 8.0

    • No dependencies.
  • WindowsPhone 8.0

    • No dependencies.

NuGet packages (58)

Showing the top 5 NuGet packages that depend on PCLStorage:

Package Downloads
nunit.xamarin The ID prefix of this package has been reserved for one of the owners of this package by NuGet.org.

Adds support for running NUnit 3 unit tests on Xamarin Supported Xamarin platforms: - Android - iOS - Windows 10 Universal Apps


A client library for interfacing with the SendGrid APIs, including the Event API. This is an updated and refactored version of the SendGrid package.


Create JSON based database on any device.


A cross-platform convenience library for unpacking embedded resources.


Core Library for JDM App Development, install this into all app projects

GitHub repositories (14)

Showing the top 5 popular GitHub repositories that depend on PCLStorage:

Repository Stars
CodeHub is an iOS application written using Xamarin
Sample apps built using the Xamarin.Forms framework
Realm is a mobile database: a replacement for SQLite & ORMs
Modern OpenGL bindings for C#.
Samples that use Xamarin.Forms (http://xamarin.com/forms)
Version Downloads Last updated
1.0.2 3,057,030 1/18/2015
1.0.1 4,525 1/8/2015
1.0.0 24,624 10/15/2014
0.9.6 158,329 4/28/2014
0.9.5 1,927 4/28/2014
0.9.4 6,944 3/19/2014
0.9.3 4,021 2/10/2014
0.9.1 2,734 12/26/2013
0.9.0 1,879 12/26/2013
0.2.1-pre 2,046 4/29/2013
0.2.0-pre 1,282 4/19/2013
0.1.1-pre 1,302 3/10/2013
0.1.0-pre 1,241 3/8/2013

Added support for Windows Phone 8.1 platform