GitExtensions VS LibGit2Sharp

Compare GitExtensions vs LibGit2Sharp and see what are their differences.


Git Extensions is a standalone UI tool for managing git repositories. It also integrates with Windows Explorer and Microsoft Visual Studio (2015/2017/2019). (by gitextensions)
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GitExtensions LibGit2Sharp
19 5
6,770 2,737
1.1% 0.7%
9.8 3.0
5 days ago 23 days ago
C# C#
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later MIT License
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For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.


Posts with mentions or reviews of GitExtensions. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-11-25.


Posts with mentions or reviews of LibGit2Sharp. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-07-26.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing GitExtensions and LibGit2Sharp you can also consider the following projects:

NGit - Automated jgit port to c#

Git Credential Manager for Windows

Bonobo Git Server - Bonobo Git Server for Windows is a web application you can install on your IIS and easily manage and connect to your git repositories. Go to homepage for release and more info.

GitVersion - From git log to SemVer in no time

Gitea - Git with a cup of tea, painless self-hosted git service

GitLink - Making .NET open source accessible!

tortoisegit - Windows Explorer Extension to Operate Git; Mirror of official repository

GitRead.Net - .Net Standard library for reading Git repository data

posh-git - A PowerShell environment for Git