PCLStorage 1.0.2

Requires NuGet 2.8.1 or higher.

dotnet add package PCLStorage --version 1.0.2
NuGet\Install-Package PCLStorage -Version 1.0.2
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="1.0.2" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add PCLStorage --version 1.0.2
#r "nuget: PCLStorage, 1.0.2"
#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=1.0.2

// Install PCLStorage as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=PCLStorage&version=1.0.2

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 Compatible and additional computed target framework versions.
.NET net6.0-android was computed.  net7.0-android was computed.  net8.0-android was computed. 
.NET Framework net45 is compatible.  net451 was computed.  net452 was computed.  net46 was computed.  net461 was computed.  net462 was computed.  net463 was computed.  net47 was computed.  net471 was computed.  net472 was computed.  net48 was computed.  net481 was computed. 
MonoAndroid monoandroid is compatible. 
MonoTouch monotouch is compatible. 
Silverlight sl5 is compatible. 
Windows Phone wp8 is compatible.  wp81 was computed. 
Compatible target framework(s)
Included target framework(s) (in package)
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, WindowsPhoneApp 8.1)

    • No dependencies.
  • Unsupported 0.0

    • No dependencies.
  • Windows 8.0

    • No dependencies.
  • WindowsPhone 8.0

    • No dependencies.

NuGet packages (56)

Showing the top 5 NuGet packages that depend on PCLStorage:

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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 (15)

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 3,646,067 1/18/2015
1.0.1 5,994 1/8/2015
1.0.0 30,663 10/15/2014
0.9.6 165,422 4/28/2014
0.9.5 3,319 4/28/2014
0.9.4 16,997 3/19/2014
0.9.3 5,423 2/10/2014
0.9.1 4,200 12/26/2013
0.9.0 3,287 12/26/2013
0.2.1-pre 2,719 4/29/2013
0.2.0-pre 1,402 4/19/2013
0.1.1-pre 1,429 3/10/2013
0.1.0-pre 1,351 3/8/2013

- Reduce minClientVersion to 2.8.1 for compatibility with Xamarin Studio