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A convention-based object-object mapper.
AutoMapper uses a fluent configuration API to define an object-object mapping strategy. AutoMapper uses a convention-based matching algorithm to match up source to destination values. AutoMapper is geared towards model projection scenarios to flatten complex object models to DTOs and other simple objects, whose design is better suited for serialization, communication, messaging, or simply an anti-corruption layer between the domain and application layer.
AutoMapper supports the following platforms:
- .NET 4.5
- .NET Platform Standard 1.1
New to AutoMapper? Check out the Getting Started page first.
Also Jimmy Bogard's blog has useful info.
- Configuration Validation
- Lists and Arrays
- Nested Mappings
- Custom Type Converters
- Custom Value Resolvers
- Null Substitution
- Before and after map actions
- Mapping Inheritance
- Queryable Extensions (LINQ)
- Conditional Mapping
- Open Generics
The source code contains unit tests and samples for all of the features listed above. To view the samples, browse the source code.
The latest builds can be found at NuGet
The dev builds can be found at MyGet
The discussion group is hosted on Google Groups