Dapper Plus Environment Setup

To start using the Dapper Plus in your application, you will need to install the Dapper Plus NuGet package.

So let's open the Visual Studio and create a new project.

Create a new project

Select the Create a new project option.

Select Console Application template

Choose C# as language, Windows as a platform, and Console as the project type. In the template pane, select Console Application and click the Next button.

Configure your new project

Enter the project name, you can change the location and solution name, but we will leave it and click on the Next button.

Additional Information

On the Additional Information dialog, select the target framework and then click on the Create button.

Console Application created

You can see a new console application project is created. Now to install a Dapper Plus, right-click on the Solution Explorer project, and select Manage NuGet Packages...

Install Dapper Plus

Select the Browse tab and search for Dapper Plus and install the latest version by pressing the Install button.

Dapper Plus installed successfully

Once Dapper Plus has been successfully installed, we also need to install System.Data.SqlClient NuGet package.

You are now ready to start your application.