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NuGet\Install-Package ExcelDataReader -Version
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<PackageReference Include="ExcelDataReader" Version="" />
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paket add ExcelDataReader --version
#r "nuget: ExcelDataReader,"
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// Install ExcelDataReader as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=ExcelDataReader&version=

// Install ExcelDataReader as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=ExcelDataReader&version=

Lightweight and fast library written in C# for reading Microsoft Excel files ('97-2007).

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ExcelDataReader extension for reading Microsoft Excel files into System.Data.DataSet.


Package Description


An extension of ExcelDataReader that supports fluent mapping of rows to C# objects.

Microsoft.ProgramSynthesis.Detection The ID prefix of this package has been reserved for one of the owners of this package by NuGet.org.

Libraries for detecting data, encoding and file types. Part of the Microsoft PROgram Synthesis using Examples SDK (PROSE).


This library implements an Excel type provider for Net Standard 2.0.

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