Get started with the Azure Blob Storage client library v12 for .NET. Azure Blob Storage is Microsoft’s object storage solution for the cloud. Follow steps to install the package and try out example code for basic tasks. Blob storage is optimized for storing massive amounts of unstructured data.
Use the Azure Blob Storage client library v12 for .NET to:
- Create a container
- Upload a blob to Azure Storage
- List all of the blobs in a container
- Download the blob to your local computer
- Delete a container
Install the package
While still in the application directory, install the Azure Blob Storage client library for .NET package by using the
dotnet add package command.ConsoleCopy
dotnet add package Azure.Storage.Blobs
- There is an older version of the Azure Storage SDK “WindowsAzure.Storage” that is more widely adopted than this newer version.