System.Data.SqlClient 4.8.5

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.NET Core 2.1 .NET Standard 1.2 .NET Framework 4.5.1

Requires NuGet 2.12 or higher.

dotnet add package System.Data.SqlClient --version 4.8.5
NuGet\Install-Package System.Data.SqlClient -Version 4.8.5
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="System.Data.SqlClient" Version="4.8.5" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add System.Data.SqlClient --version 4.8.5
#r "nuget: System.Data.SqlClient, 4.8.5"
#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 System.Data.SqlClient as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=System.Data.SqlClient&version=4.8.5

// Install System.Data.SqlClient as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=System.Data.SqlClient&version=4.8.5

Provides the data provider for SQL Server. These classes provide access to versions of SQL Server and encapsulate database-specific protocols, including tabular data stream (TDS)

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When using NuGet 3.x this package requires at least version 3.4.

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.NET Core netcoreapp1.0 was computed.  netcoreapp1.1 was computed.  netcoreapp2.0 was computed.  netcoreapp2.1 is compatible.  netcoreapp2.2 was computed.  netcoreapp3.0 was computed.  netcoreapp3.1 was computed. 
.NET Standard netstandard1.2 is compatible.  netstandard1.3 is compatible.  netstandard1.4 was computed.  netstandard1.5 was computed.  netstandard1.6 was computed.  netstandard2.0 is compatible.  netstandard2.1 was computed. 
.NET Framework net451 is compatible.  net452 was computed.  net46 is compatible.  net461 is compatible.  net462 was computed.  net463 was computed.  net47 was computed.  net471 was computed.  net472 was computed.  net48 was computed.  net481 was computed. 
MonoAndroid monoandroid was computed.  monoandroid10 is compatible. 
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MonoTouch monotouch was computed.  monotouch10 is compatible. 
Tizen tizen30 was computed.  tizen40 was computed.  tizen60 was computed. 
Universal Windows Platform uap was computed.  uap10.0 was computed.  uap10.0.16299 is compatible. 
Windows Phone wpa81 was computed. 
Windows Store netcore451 was computed. 
Xamarin.iOS xamarinios was computed.  xamarinios10 is compatible. 
Xamarin.Mac xamarinmac was computed.  xamarinmac20 is compatible. 
Xamarin.TVOS xamarintvos was computed.  xamarintvos10 is compatible. 
Xamarin.WatchOS xamarinwatchos was computed.  xamarinwatchos10 is compatible. 
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Version Downloads Last updated
4.8.5 34,844,801 11/8/2022
4.8.4 3,011,760 10/14/2022
4.8.3 59,146,584 9/14/2021
4.8.2 61,590,320 8/11/2020
4.8.1 72,346,086 2/18/2020
4.8.0 21,221,670 12/3/2019
4.8.0-preview3.19551.4 77,007 11/13/2019
4.8.0-preview2.19523.17 23,027 11/1/2019
4.8.0-preview1.19504.10 45,409 10/15/2019
4.7.0 25,359,290 9/23/2019
4.7.0-rc1.19456.4 16,130 9/16/2019
4.7.0-preview9.19421.4 17,407 9/4/2019
4.7.0-preview9.19416.11 765 9/4/2019
4.7.0-preview8.19405.3 53,961 8/13/2019
4.7.0-preview7.19362.9 66,487 7/23/2019
4.7.0-preview6.19303.8 489,790 6/12/2019
4.7.0-preview6.19264.9 2,860 9/4/2019
4.7.0-preview5.19224.8 128,906 5/6/2019
4.7.0-preview4.19212.13 245,826 4/18/2019
4.7.0-preview3.19128.7 88,226 3/6/2019
4.7.0-preview.19073.11 56,271 1/29/2019
4.7.0-preview.18571.3 76,411 12/3/2018
4.6.1 34,544,092 5/14/2019
4.6.0 48,406,824 12/3/2018
4.6.0-preview3-27014-02 173,241 10/17/2018
4.6.0-preview2-26905-02 121,385 9/12/2018
4.5.3 577,745 2/18/2020
4.5.1 43,206,350 6/18/2018
4.5.0 23,415,550 5/29/2018
4.5.0-rc1 155,621 5/6/2018
4.5.0-preview2-26406-04 189,915 4/10/2018
4.5.0-preview1-26216-02 237,542 2/26/2018
4.4.3 22,472,603 3/13/2018
4.4.2 21,693,622 12/12/2017
4.4.1 54,255 12/12/2017
4.4.0 100,111,342 8/11/2017
4.4.0-preview2-25405-01 186,557 6/27/2017
4.4.0-preview1-25305-02 156,327 5/9/2017
4.3.1 46,602,805 5/9/2017
4.3.0 11,106,321 11/15/2016
4.3.0-preview1-24530-04 28,462 10/24/2016
4.1.0 15,046,088 6/27/2016
4.1.0-rc2-24027 119,337 5/16/2016
4.0.0-beta-23516 135,332 11/18/2015
4.0.0-beta-23409 25,030 10/15/2015
4.0.0-beta-23225 14,984 9/1/2015
4.0.0-beta-23123 8,030 7/29/2015
4.0.0-beta-23109 11,472 7/27/2015
4.0.0-beta-23019 21,140 6/30/2015
4.0.0-beta-22816 25,308 4/24/2015
4.0.0-beta-22605 11,535 2/13/2015
1.0.0-beta2 14,373 1/16/2015
1.0.0-beta1 18,016 11/11/2014