dotnet help reference

This topic applies to: ✓ .NET Core SDK 2.0 and later versions

Name

dotnet help - Shows more detailed documentation online for the specified command.

Synopsis

dotnet help <COMMAND_NAME> [-h|--help]

Description

The dotnet help command opens up the reference page for more detailed information about the specified command at docs.microsoft.com.

Arguments

COMMAND_NAME

Name of the .NET Core CLI command. For a list of the valid CLI commands, see CLI commands.

Options

-h|--help

Prints out a short help for the command.

Examples

Opens the documentation page for the dotnet new command:

dotnet help new