Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions 3.0.5 Prefix Reserved

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Additional Details

Please note, a newer package  is available Azure.Security.KeyVault.Secrets as of [10/31/2019].
While this package will continue to receive critical bug fixes, we strongly encourage you to upgrade.
See for Migration guide and more details.

Depending on what functionality of Key Vault you are using (Keys, Secrets or Certificates), please use one of the following libraries:

Install-Package Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions -Version 3.0.5
dotnet add package Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions --version 3.0.5
<PackageReference Include="Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions" Version="3.0.5" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions --version 3.0.5
The NuGet Team does not provide support for this client. Please contact its maintainers for support.
#r "nuget: Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions, 3.0.5"
#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 Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions&version=3.0.5

// Install Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions&version=3.0.5
The NuGet Team does not provide support for this client. Please contact its maintainers for support.

Microsoft Azure Key Vault Extensions Class Library

This library has been replaced by the following new Azure SDKs. You can read about the new Azure SDKs at

The latest libraries to interact with the Azure KeyVault service are:

* Azure.Security.KeyVault.Keys
* Azure.Security.KeyVault.Secrets
* Azure.Security.KeyVault.Certificates

It is recommended that you move to the new package.

NuGet packages (7)

Showing the top 5 NuGet packages that depend on Microsoft.Azure.KeyVault.Extensions:

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Kode-Aid Azure library.


Provides some minor abstractions over a few Azure KeyVault and Azure ActiveDirectory API behaviors.


An extension method to simplify using the Azure Key Vault in a .NET Core 2 application - adds secrets to the application configuration.


Provides integration with Azure Key Vault for API (Apps)


Azure helpers to simplify leverage of Azure

GitHub repositories (1)

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Microsoft Azure Storage Libraries for .NET
Version Downloads Last updated
3.0.5 528,523 2/3/2020
3.0.4 290,918 7/20/2019
3.0.3 263,487 1/23/2019
3.0.1 99,532 11/14/2018
3.0.0 245,216 6/28/2018
3.0.0-alpha 901 3/29/2018
2.4.0-preview 10,526 11/28/2017
2.0.5 547,882 1/5/2017
2.0.4 30,686 12/7/2016
2.0.3-preview 723 11/23/2016
2.0.2-preview 812 10/20/2016
1.0.5 64,266 10/14/2016
1.0.4 266,957 3/30/2016
1.0.3 60,262 2/5/2016
1.0.2 19,778 12/21/2015
1.0.1 27,493 11/18/2015
1.0.0 79,294 7/30/2015
0.9.1-preview 1,399 4/29/2015

Added recommendation to use new libraries listed in the package description.