This package provides build infrastructure components so that projects referencing specific Microsoft packages can successfully build.
Do not directly reference this packages unless you receive a build warning that instructs you to add a reference.
This packages enables projects targeting down-level platforms to use some of the types added in later versions including:
- Tuple<T1, T2, ...>
This package includes HttpClient for sending requests over HTTP, as well as HttpRequestMessage and HttpResponseMessage for processing HTTP messages.
This package is not supported in Visual Studio 2010, and is only required for projects targeting .NET Framework 4.5, Windows 8, or Windows Phone 8.1...
This package enables Visual Studio 2012 projects to use the new 'async' and 'await' keywords. This package also includes Task-based extension methods that allow using some of the existing asynchronous APIs with the new language keywords. Windows Phone Silverlight 8 projects can use this package to...
TPL Dataflow promotes actor/agent-oriented designs through primitives for in-process message passing, dataflow, and pipelining. TDF builds upon the APIs and scheduling infrastructure provided by the Task Parallel Library (TPL), and integrates with the language support for asynchrony provided by C#,...
This packages provides a version of the Managed Extensibility Framework (MEF) that is lightweight and specifically optimized for high throughput scenarios, such as the web.
- .NET Framework 4.5
- Windows 8
- Windows Phone 8.1
- Windows Phone Silverlight 8
- Portable Class...
This package allows projects targeting Windows Phone Silverlight 8 directly or using portable class libraries to use the same ZipArchive, GZipStream and DeflateStream classes that are already available to projects targeting .NET Framework 4.5, Windows 8, and Windows Phone 8.1.
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