Microsoft.Net.Http 2.1.6-rc

This is a prerelease version of Microsoft.Net.Http.
There is a newer version of this package available.
See the version list below for details.
dotnet add package Microsoft.Net.Http --version 2.1.6-rc                
NuGet\Install-Package Microsoft.Net.Http -Version 2.1.6-rc                
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="Microsoft.Net.Http" Version="2.1.6-rc" />                
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Microsoft.Net.Http --version 2.1.6-rc                
#r "nuget: Microsoft.Net.Http, 2.1.6-rc"                
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive and Polyglot Notebooks. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install Microsoft.Net.Http as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Microsoft.Net.Http&version=2.1.6-rc&prerelease

// Install Microsoft.Net.Http as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Microsoft.Net.Http&version=2.1.6-rc&prerelease                

This package provides a programming interface for modern HTTP applications on .NET Framework 4, Silverlight 4 and 5, Windows Phone 7.5 and 8. This package includes HttpClient for sending requests over HTTP, as well as HttpRequestMessage and HttpResponseMessage for processing HTTP messages.

This package also supports Portable Class Libraries.

This package is not supported in Visual Studio 2010, and is only required for projects targeting .NET Framework 4.5 or .NET for Windows Store apps when consuming a library that uses this package. For known issues, please see:

Product Compatible and additional computed target framework versions.
.NET Framework net40 is compatible.  net403 was computed.  net45 is compatible.  net451 was computed.  net452 was computed.  net46 was computed.  net461 was computed.  net462 was computed.  net463 was computed.  net47 was computed.  net471 was computed.  net472 was computed.  net48 was computed.  net481 was computed. 
Windows Phone wp71 is compatible. 
Windows Store win8 is compatible. 
Compatible target framework(s)
Included target framework(s) (in package)
Learn more about Target Frameworks and .NET Standard.

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