dotnet sdk check

This article applies to: ✔️ .NET 6 (preview) and later versions

Name

dotnet sdk check - Lists the latest available version of the .NET SDK and .NET Runtime, for each feature band.

Synopsis

dotnet sdk check

dotnet sdk check -h|--help

Description

The dotnet sdk check command makes it easier to track when new versions of the SDK and Runtimes are available. Within each feature band it tells you:

  • The latest available version of the .NET SDK and .NET Runtime.
  • Whether your installed versions are up-to-date or out of support.

Here's an example of output from the command:

.NET SDKs:
Version                         Status
-----------------------------------------------------------
2.1.816                         Up to date.
2.2.401                         .NET 2.2 is out of support.
3.1.410                         Up to date.
5.0.204                         Up to date.
5.0.301                         Up to date.

.NET Runtimes:
Name                              Version                       Status
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Microsoft.AspNetCore.All          2.1.28                        Up to date.
Microsoft.AspNetCore.App          2.1.28                        Up to date.
Microsoft.NETCore.App             2.1.28                        Up to date.
Microsoft.AspNetCore.All          2.2.6                         .NET 2.2 is out of support.
Microsoft.AspNetCore.App          2.2.6                         .NET 2.2 is out of support.
Microsoft.NETCore.App             2.2.6                         .NET 2.2 is out of support.
Microsoft.AspNetCore.App          3.1.16                        Up to date.
Microsoft.NETCore.App             3.1.16                        Up to date.
Microsoft.WindowsDesktop.App      3.1.16                        Up to date.
Microsoft.AspNetCore.App          5.0.7                         Up to date.
Microsoft.NETCore.App             5.0.7                         Up to date.
Microsoft.WindowsDesktop.App      5.0.7                         Up to date.

Options

  • -?|-h|--help

    Prints out a description of how to use the command.

Examples

  • Show up-to-date status of installed .NET SDKs and .NET Runtimes.

    dotnet sdk check