Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack-Shell 1.1.0

Install-Package Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack-Shell -Version 1.1.0
dotnet add package Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack-Shell --version 1.1.0
<PackageReference Include="Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack-Shell" Version="1.1.0" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack-Shell --version 1.1.0
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#r "nuget: Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack-Shell, 1.1.0"
#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 Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack-Shell as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack-Shell&version=1.1.0

// Install Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack-Shell as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack-Shell&version=1.1.0
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Windows® API Code Pack for Microsoft® .NET Framework provides a source code library that can be used to access some features of Windows 7 and Windows Vista from managed code. These Windows features are not available to developers today in the .NET Framework.

The individual features supported in this library are:

# Windows 7 Taskbar:

- Jump Lists
- Icon Overlay
- Progress Bar
- Tabbed Thumbnails
- Thumbnail Toolbars

# Windows Shell:

- Windows 7 Libraries
- Windows Shell Search API support
- Explorer Browser Control
- A hierarchy of Shell Namespace entities
- Windows Shell property system
- Drag and Drop for Shell Objects
- Windows Vista and Windows 7 Common File Dialogs, including custom controls
- Known Folders and non-file system containers
- Shell Object Watcher
- Shell Extensions API support

This package includes the XML Documentation so you can explore the API while you code using IntelliSense.

NuGet packages (8)

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Contains some useful view models, messages, and handler routines using ModernWPF and MvvmLight.


a common library for lazebird.rabbit program


Library to write metadata in iTunes videos




The Open-Source Library for quick WinForm CRUD application creation. With SimpleWinCRUD C# class library you can create a completely portable application for working with personal or corporate reference data. For example, contact lists, phone directories, bookmarks, password lists, etc. The application integrates several open solutions. SimpleWinCRUD implements basic CRUD Functionality (create, read, update, delete). Windows GUI of SimpleWinCRUD C# class library is based on WinForms api and supports the look and feel of Visual Studio. Data and user settings stores in fast JSON file storage. The application integrates several opensource solutions.

GitHub repositories (10)

Showing the top 5 popular GitHub repositories that depend on Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack-Shell:

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Remove large amounts of unwanted applications quickly.
Custom launcher for Final Fantasy XIV
Windows desktop application to manage local video;Support baidu AI, youdao translation;Support FFMPEG video processing;Support multi-database management and statistics;Support skin switching
C# Outlook MSG file reader without the need for Outlook
An unofficial launcher for Need for Speed: World ( /
Version Downloads Last updated
1.1.0 514,597 2/3/2014