C# Framework

Open-source C# projects categorized as Framework

Top 23 C# Framework Projects

  • ASP.NET Boilerplate

    ASP.NET Boilerplate - Web Application Framework

    Project mention: Is there any dotNet project that would be equivalent of a Django app, with admin pages, user model and SQLite context ready setup? | reddit.com/r/dotnet | 2022-11-14

    DotNetBoilerplate might suit your needs. They also have a more advanced commercial offering

  • ABP

    Open Source Web Application Framework for ASP.NET Core

    Project mention: Framework like Django's REST Framework? | reddit.com/r/csharp | 2023-03-16

    Best i can think of is https://abp.io/

  • InfluxDB

    Access the most powerful time series database as a service. Ingest, store, & analyze all types of time series data in a fully-managed, purpose-built database. Keep data forever with low-cost storage and superior data compression.

  • CefSharp

    .NET (WPF and Windows Forms) bindings for the Chromium Embedded Framework

    Project mention: Anyone know why when i go to task manager and look at lively wallpaper this virus is hiding there cefsharp.browsersubprocess? | reddit.com/r/LivelyWallpaper | 2023-03-10
  • ReactiveUI

    An advanced, composable, functional reactive model-view-viewmodel framework for all .NET platforms that is inspired by functional reactive programming. ReactiveUI allows you to abstract mutable state away from your user interfaces, express the idea around a feature in one readable place and improve the testability of your application.

    Project mention: System.Reactive v6.0.0-preview.1 available on NuGet | reddit.com/r/dotnet | 2023-03-11

    Personally I learned to use rx and observables by starting to use ReactiveUI combined with DynamicData for my WPF app MVVM architecture. It was maybe not to best choice out there, but I learned to work with it and some things it allows to do is awesome.

  • ServiceStack

    Thoughtfully architected, obscenely fast, thoroughly enjoyable web services for all

  • BepInEx

    Unity / XNA game patcher and plugin framework

    Project mention: Ultrakill modding bepinex | reddit.com/r/SteamDeck | 2023-03-19
  • xNode

    Unity Node Editor: Lets you view and edit node graphs inside Unity

    Project mention: Building a visual programming language in Unity | reddit.com/r/Unity3D | 2023-02-27

    For the former try https://github.com/Siccity/xNode

  • SonarLint

    Clean code begins in your IDE with SonarLint. Up your coding game and discover issues early. SonarLint is a free plugin that helps you find & fix bugs and security issues from the moment you start writing code. Install from your favorite IDE marketplace today.

  • EventFlow

    Async/await first CQRS+ES and DDD framework for .NET

    Project mention: Practical Samples and Tutorials of Event Sourcing in .NET | reddit.com/r/dotnet | 2022-10-20

    For those interested in this sort of thing Eventflow is awesome

  • FlaUI

    UI automation library for .Net

    Project mention: What do people usually use to automate Windows Applications? | reddit.com/r/csharp | 2023-03-21


  • Duality

    a 2D Game Development Framework

    Project mention: I want to make 2D games as a hobby. But I've noticed that easy engines like Gamemaker have their own meme little languages. Is there a popular and simple 2D language that uses an actual programming language like Python or something? | reddit.com/r/gamedev | 2022-04-21

    Something a little different, you could try https://adamslair.github.io/duality/ a game engine built using c#. Has a visual editor too.

  • Neutronium

    🚀 Build .NET desktop applications using HTML, CSS and javascript.

  • cofoundry

    Cofoundry is an extensible and flexible .NET Core CMS & application framework focusing on code first development

  • DotVVM

    Open source MVVM framework for Web Apps

    Project mention: Is Web Forms still not an option in .net 6.0? | reddit.com/r/dotnet | 2022-12-28

    Have a look at DotMVVM. They've gone to great lengths to provide a gradual upgrade process for Webforms projects.

  • WPF Application Framework (WAF)

    Win Application Framework (WAF) is a lightweight Framework that helps you to create well structured XAML Applications.

  • ASP.NET MVC Boilerplate Framework

    .NET Core Extensions and Helper NuGet packages. (by Dotnet-Boxed)

  • Towel

    Throw in the towel.

    Project mention: What your hidden nuget gems ? | reddit.com/r/dotnet | 2023-03-10

    Towel - Throw in the towel! data structures, algorithms, mathematics, metadata, extensions, console, and more - https://github.com/ZacharyPatten/Towel

  • AsmResolver

    A library for creating, reading and editing PE files and .NET modules.

  • Liquid-Application-Framework

    Liquid Application Framework documentation, useful links and sample project

    Project mention: Criando um CRUD do ZERO em .NET usando o Liquid Framework | dev.to | 2022-08-16
  • peasy

    A business logic micro-framework for .NET and .NET Core

  • Latios-Framework

    A Unity DOTS framework for my personal projects

    Project mention: Unity Released ECS 1.0 - Production-Ready Finally - for Unity 2022.2+ | reddit.com/r/Unity3D | 2022-12-02
  • Atata

    C#/.NET test automation framework for web

    Project mention: Wrapper for NLog with Selenium WebDriver in C# | reddit.com/r/csharp | 2022-08-05

    Have you looked in to Atata? It is a Web automation framework built around Webdriver. The logging provided out of the box is very comprehensive.

  • Revo

    Event Sourcing, CQRS and DDD framework for C#/.NET Core.

    Project mention: Which libraries/frameworks are you using for Event Sourcing? | reddit.com/r/csharp | 2022-10-05

    I'm the primary maintainer of the Revo framework you mentioned! :) Our company has been successfully using the framework throughout the service-oriented backend stack of our commercial app for 3+ years now (and we definitely intend to keep developing it). It's not just an event-sourcing framework - it also comes with features for implementing DDD, CQ(R)S, event-based architectures even with non-event-sourced entities (sort of like outbox pattern), projections and more, while still trying to keep its flexibility and not to get too much in your way.

  • DNTFrameworkCore

    Lightweight and Extensible Infrastructure for Building Web Applications - Web Application Framework

  • SaaSHub

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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 2023-03-21.

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

Project Stars
1 ASP.NET Boilerplate 10,949
2 ABP 9,582
3 CefSharp 9,202
4 ReactiveUI 7,399
5 ServiceStack 5,186
6 BepInEx 2,970
7 xNode 2,719
8 EventFlow 2,160
9 FlaUI 1,567
10 Duality 1,337
11 Neutronium 1,325
12 cofoundry 776
13 DotVVM 672
14 WPF Application Framework (WAF) 658
15 ASP.NET MVC Boilerplate Framework 651
16 Towel 641
17 AsmResolver 584
18 Liquid-Application-Framework 489
19 peasy 479
20 Latios-Framework 469
21 Atata 455
22 Revo 392
23 DNTFrameworkCore 278
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