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Skybrud.Essentials is a library with common purpose functionality for working with .NET.

The package can help you work with date and time beyond the standard DateTime and DateTimeOffset classes in .NET. It has better support for various date formats - such as unix time, ISO 8601, RFC 822 and RFC 2822.

It also contains utilities for converting string values, changing text casing and working with both JSON and XML.


To install the Skybrud.Essentials, simply pick one of the methods below:

  1. NuGet Package
    Install this NuGet package in your Visual Studio project. Makes updating easy.
  2. ZIP file
    Grab a ZIP file of the latest release; unzip and move Skybrud.Essentials.dll matching your target framework to the bin directory of your project.

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The releases page lists the relevant changes from each release.


The package isn't very well document at the moment in terms of examples, but you can find a few examples on the reference page.

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