dotnet-tool-search - Man Page

Searches all .NET tools that are published to NuGet.


dotnet tool search [--detail]  [--prerelease]
    [--skip <NUMBER>] [--take <NUMBER>] <SEARCH TERM>

dotnet tool search -h|--help


The dotnet tool search command provides a way for you to search NuGet for tools that can be used as .NET global, tool-path, or local tools. The command searches the tool names and metadata such as titles, descriptions, and tags.

The command uses the NuGet Search API. It filters on packageType=dotnettool to select only .NET tool packages.



See also

  • .NET tools
  • Tutorial: Install and use a .NET global tool using the .NET CLI
  • Tutorial: Install and use a .NET local tool using the .NET CLI