C# controls

Open-source C# projects categorized as controls

Top 10 C# control Projects

  • Extended WPF Toolkit™

    All the controls missing in WPF. Over 1 million downloads.

    Project mention: Extended WPF Toolkit™ VS NOV-Examples-for-WPF - a user suggested alternative | libhunt.com/r/wpftoolkit | 2023-07-13
  • Vanara

    A set of .NET libraries for Windows implementing PInvoke calls to many native Windows APIs with supporting wrappers.

    Project mention: PInvoke.net: the interop wiki | /r/dotnet | 2023-03-11

    I came across Vanara not long ago, very comprehensive library set to avoid importing/declaring everything yourself: dahall/Vanara: A set of .NET libraries for Windows implementing PInvoke calls to many native Windows APIs with supporting wrappers.

  • InfluxDB

    Collect and Analyze Billions of Data Points in Real Time. Manage all types of time series data in a single, purpose-built database. Run at any scale in any environment in the cloud, on-premises, or at the edge.

  • awesome-wpf

    A collection of awesome WPF resources, libraries and UI controls.

  • awesome-xamarin-forms

    A curated list of awesome Xamarin.Forms libraries and resources

    Project mention: How are nice UI’s made in non-web languages? | /r/learnprogramming | 2022-12-19

    Why not? Most GUI elements are just libraries, so what's a big problem to add another one? For example Xamarin framework: it's C#, and here's a big-ass list of forms for it: https://github.com/jsuarezruiz/awesome-xamarin-forms .

  • TaskScheduler

    Provides a .NET wrapper for the Windows Task Scheduler. It aggregates the multiple versions, provides an editor and allows for localization. (by dahall)

  • nodify

    Highly performant and modular controls for node-based editors designed for data-binding and MVVM.

  • GraphicsControls

    Experimental Microsoft.Maui.Graphics.Controls - Build drawn controls (Cupertino, Fluent and Material)

    Project mention: MAUI might be the worst developer experience I have had with any framework, ever. | /r/dotnetMAUI | 2023-03-29

    If you need this scenario, you can take a look at Maui.Graphics.Controls, and see if that fits your needs, right it's an experimental idea.

  • Onboard AI

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  • Aura.UI

    A Library with a lot of Controls for AvaloniaUI

    Project mention: Why does avalonia ui not have a navigation view | /r/AvaloniaUI | 2023-02-10

    Looks like someone had the same question and made their own navigation view. Here is a link to their Github repository.

  • AlohaKit.Controls

    A set of .NET MAUI drawn controls.

    Project mention: Open source charting libraries? Should I quit MAUI? | /r/dotnetMAUI | 2023-07-05
  • SimpleToolkit

    SimpleToolkit is a .NET MAUI library of helpers and simple, fully customizable controls, such as SimpleShell - a custom Shell implementation that allows you to create unique navigation experiences.

    Project mention: Is there any flexibility in tab bar design? | /r/dotnetMAUI | 2023-01-28

    Try this too https://github.com/RadekVyM/SimpleToolkit

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-07-13.

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What are some of the best open-source control projects in C#? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 Extended WPF Toolkit™ 3,640
2 Vanara 1,585
3 awesome-wpf 1,345
4 awesome-xamarin-forms 1,247
5 TaskScheduler 1,097
6 nodify 934
7 GraphicsControls 647
8 Aura.UI 487
9 AlohaKit.Controls 377
10 SimpleToolkit 299
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