HidSharp 1.4.0

.NET Framework 3.5
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Install-Package HidSharp -Version 1.4.0
dotnet add package HidSharp --version 1.4.0
<PackageReference Include="HidSharp" Version="1.4.0" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add HidSharp --version 1.4.0
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#r "nuget: HidSharp, 1.4.0"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive, C# scripting and .NET Interactive. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install HidSharp as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=HidSharp&version=1.4.0

// Install HidSharp as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=HidSharp&version=1.4.0
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HIDSharp is a cross-platform .NET wrapper for Windows, MacOS, and Linux (hidraw) USB HID APIs.

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.NET Framework net35 net40 net403 net45 net451 net452 net46 net461 net462 net463 net47 net471 net472 net48
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NuGet packages (20)

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Monitor the temperature sensors, fan speeds, voltages, load and clock speeds of your computer.


Buttplug Server Hid Device and Serial Port Subtype Manager, based on the HidSharp Library. (.Net Framework 4.7+/.Net Standard 2.0)


Munts Technologies Remote I/O Library for .Net Standard 2.0


BlinkStick Generic Hid Library with KeesTalksTech modifications


A simple .NET wrapper for StreamDeck (using OpenMacroBoard.SDK)

GitHub repositories (6)

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Repository Stars
Windows Driver and XInput Wrapper for Sony DualShock 3/4 Controllers
Libre Hardware Monitor, home of the fork of Open Hardware Monitor
DirectInput to XInput wrapper
Provides advanced unified lighting across many different brands RGB peripherals
The one-stop SDK for RGB-peripherals
Version Downloads Last updated
2.1.0 109,668 5/4/2019
2.0.8 7,942 1/21/2019
2.0.5 3,943 11/11/2018
2.0.2 20,615 5/5/2018
2.0.1 3,970 4/11/2018
1.5.0 37,800 5/18/2013 1,098 4/21/2013
1.4.0 1,103 4/20/2013
1.3.0 1,123 2/23/2013

1.4.0 (April 20, 2013):
 Documented the most important classes.
 Fixed a problem with output reports on 64-bit Windows.
 Fixed a timeout bug on Windows.
 Parallelized device enumeration.
 Reordered platform detection to prevent binary planting on Windows.

1.3 (February 23, 2013):
 Fixed Linux libudev reference to not require developer package symlinks.
1.2 (October 16, 2012):
 Fixed MacOS support.

1.1 (July 28, 2012):
 Added experimental MacOS and Linux support.
 Added experimental report descriptor parsing.
1.0 (August 28, 2010):
 Initial release.