SocketTools .NET 7.0 Preview

Microsoft released .NET 7.0 Preview 4 on May 10, 2022. It is the unification of earlier versions of the .NET Framework with .NET Core, enabling developers to use a single framework and runtime with uniform behavior supported on multiple platforms.

To work with the .NET 7.0 Framework, you will need to install the current release of the Visual Studio 2022 Preview (currently 17.3).

You can use these download links for the current version of Visual Studio and the .NET 7.0 Framework.

  Visual Studio 2022 Preview
  Microsoft .NET 7.0 Preview

The minimum required version of SocketTools is 10.0.1416.2256, released on May 12, 2022. If you have an earlier version of SocketTools, you will need to upgrade to the current release. This update is free to developers who have a version 10 license.

You can download the current preview release of the SocketTools 10 assemblies. When .NET 7.0 is released, it will be included as part of the base installation package for SocketTools.

  SocketTools 10 .NET 7.0 Assemblies

SocketTools 10 remains focused on Windows desktop and server development and will only provide support for those platforms. If you have any questions about using the .NET 7.0 assemblies, please contact us.

See Also

SocketTools .NET 5.0 Framework
SocketTools .NET 6.0 Framework
Visual Studio 2022 Preview
Referencing .NET Core Assemblies