ManagedEsent provides managed access to ESENT, the embeddable database engine native to Windows. ManagedEsent uses the esent.dll that is part of Microsoft Windows so there are no extra unmanaged binaries to download and install.

There is a newer version of this package available.
See the version list below for details.
Install-Package ManagedEsent -Version
dotnet add package ManagedEsent --version
<PackageReference Include="ManagedEsent" Version="" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add ManagedEsent --version
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Release Notes

Release from 2015.09.03. has some bug fixes, and is back to .NET 4.5.


This package has no dependencies.

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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
2.0.0 1,237 1/29/2020
1.9.4 1,507,390 7/5/2016 9,870 3/9/2016 15,794 9/3/2015 592 8/20/2015
1.9.3 505 8/18/2015
1.9.2 53,939 9/11/2014
1.9.1 3,280 7/29/2014 4,867 2/19/2014
1.9.0 7,957 1/3/2014 3,257 4/5/2013 575 4/3/2013
1.8.3 544 4/2/2013
1.8.2 1,095 1/18/2013
1.8.1 735 11/19/2012
1.6.0 19,467 11/21/2011
1.0.0 913 11/3/2011