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ManagedShell Nuget

A library for creating Windows shell replacements using .NET, written in C#.


  • Tasks service that provides taskbar functionality
  • Tray service that provides notification area functionality
  • AppBar WPF window class and helper methods
  • Several helper classes for common shell functions
  • Implements DependencyProperty, INotifyPropertyChanged, and ObservableCollection where appropriate to support binding with WPF
  • Supports running as a Windows Explorer replacement, or running alongside Windows Explorer


Visit the ManagedShell Wiki for usage documentation.

Example implementations

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