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Get going with .NET Core


To run dotnet applications need to install the latest SDK.

Download the latest

VS Code extensions

Be sure to have VS Code configured according to the VS Code setup instructions

Scaffolding tools

To help get our projects started, we will install a few tools to help us create projects as we go.

For unit-i, you use the dotnet template for console apps. This template can be install (and updated) by running the command

dotnet new --install SDG.templates.Console

This only has to be done once per machine.

Using the scaffolding

To create a new project with the scaffolding.

dotnet new sdg-console -o MyCoolProject