Welcome to the .NET Compiler Platform ("Roslyn")
The .NET Compiler Platform ("Roslyn") provides open-source C# and Visual Basic compilers with rich code analysis APIs. You can build code analysis tools with the same APIs that Microsoft is using to implement Visual Studio!
Install the Preview
- Just want to provide feedback on potential language and IDE features?
- Want to build code-aware tools that understand C# and Visual Basic?
- Get the SDK Preview. Preview downloads available now for Visual Studio 2013 and the Visual Studio "14" CTP.
- Get the latest NuGet Roslyn compiler package (from the NuGet package manager console):
Install-Package Microsoft.CodeAnalysis -Pre
git clone https://git01.codeplex.com/roslyn
Some of the best ways to contribute are to try things out, file bugs, and join in design conversations.
Looking for something to work on? The list of up-for-grabs issues
is a great place to start.