A .NET 6/.NET Standard 2.0 library that makes it easier to create beautiful, cross platform, console applications.
It is heavily inspired by the excellent Rich library for Python.
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- Written with unit testing in mind.
- Supports tables, grids, panels, and a rich inspired markup language.
- Supports the most common SRG parameters when it comes to text styling such as bold, dim, italic, underline, strikethrough, and blinking text.
- Supports 3/4/8/24-bit colors in the terminal.
The library will detect the capabilities of the current terminal and downgrade colors as needed.
The fastest way of getting started using
Spectre.Console is to install the NuGet package.
dotnet add package Spectre.Console
The documentation for
Spectre.Console can be found at
Spectre.Console in action, install the
> dotnet tool restore
Now you can list available examples in this repository:
> dotnet example
And to run an example:
> dotnet example tables
The following people are sponsoring Spectre.Console to show their support and to ensure the longevity of the project.
- Rodney Littles II
- Martin Björkström
- Dave Glick
- Kim Gunnarsson
- Andrew McClenaghan
- C. Augusto Proiete
- Viktor Elofsson
- Steven Knox
- David Pendray
We really appreciate it.
Thank you very much!
Code of Conduct
This project has adopted the code of conduct defined by the Contributor Covenant to clarify expected behavior in our community. For more information see the .NET Foundation Code of Conduct.
This project is supported by the .NET Foundation.
Copyright © Patrik Svensson, Phil Scott, Nils Andresen
Spectre.Console is provided as-is under the MIT license. For more information see LICENSE.
- For SixLabors.ImageSharp, see https://github.com/SixLabors/ImageSharp/blob/master/LICENSE