GitHub Actions with .NET

This sample is a console application written in C# from the Create a GitHub Action with .NET tutorial. The article gives an overview of what is required to create a .NET GitHub Action.

Sample prerequisites

This sample is written in C# and targets .NET 5. It requires the .NET 5.0 SDK or later.

Building the sample

To download and run the sample, follow these steps:

  1. Download and unzip the sample.
  2. In Visual Studio (2019 or later):
    1. On the menu bar, choose File > Open > Project/Solution.
    2. Navigate to the folder that holds the unzipped sample code, and open the C# project (.csproj) file.
    3. Choose the F5 key to run with debugging, or Ctrl+F5 keys to run the project without debugging.
  3. From the command line:
    1. Navigate to the folder that holds the unzipped sample code.
    2. At the command line, type dotnet run.

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