Gave.Libs.PEParserSharp 0.3.1

.NET Standard 2.0
dotnet add package Gave.Libs.PEParserSharp --version 0.3.1
NuGet\Install-Package Gave.Libs.PEParserSharp -Version 0.3.1
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="Gave.Libs.PEParserSharp" Version="0.3.1" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Gave.Libs.PEParserSharp --version 0.3.1
#r "nuget: Gave.Libs.PEParserSharp, 0.3.1"
#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 Gave.Libs.PEParserSharp as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Gave.Libs.PEParserSharp&version=0.3.1

// Install Gave.Libs.PEParserSharp as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Gave.Libs.PEParserSharp&version=0.3.1


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PE (Portable Executable) files parser and icon extractor written in C#.

  • Can extract resources and icons from dll, exe files.
  • Fully written in C#.
  • Does not use Win32 API/PInvoke

Based on PeParser for Java.


$ Install-Package Gave.Libs.PEParserSharp

Quick guide

Parses and displays info about "imageres.dll". Loads 3 icons from the dll.

using PEParserSharp;
using System;
using System.Linq;
using IO = System.IO;


var imageresDll = IO.Path.Combine(Environment.GetFolderPath(Environment.SpecialFolder.Windows), "SystemResources", "imageres.dll.mun");
var pe = new PeFile(imageresDll);
var icons = pe.ExtractIcons(256, new[] { 3, 35, 109 }); // Folder, Disk, This PC

Supported platforms

PEParserSharp has been created as a PCL targeting .NET Standard 2.0 that supports a wide range of platforms. The list includes but is not limited to:

  • .NetStandard 2.0
  • .NET Core 2.0
  • .NET Framework 4.6.1
  • Universal Windows Platform

© Copyright 2022 by Marco Gavelli

Product Versions
.NET net5.0 net5.0-windows net6.0 net6.0-android net6.0-ios net6.0-maccatalyst net6.0-macos net6.0-tvos net6.0-windows net7.0 net7.0-android net7.0-ios net7.0-maccatalyst net7.0-macos net7.0-tvos net7.0-windows
.NET Core netcoreapp2.0 netcoreapp2.1 netcoreapp2.2 netcoreapp3.0 netcoreapp3.1
.NET Standard netstandard2.0 netstandard2.1
.NET Framework net461 net462 net463 net47 net471 net472 net48 net481
MonoAndroid monoandroid
MonoMac monomac
MonoTouch monotouch
Tizen tizen40 tizen60
Xamarin.iOS xamarinios
Xamarin.Mac xamarinmac
Xamarin.TVOS xamarintvos
Xamarin.WatchOS xamarinwatchos
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This package has no dependencies.

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Version Downloads Last updated
0.3.1 141 5/25/2022

First release.