will maui generate code for c# dlls imported?

Sojan 21 Reputation points
2022-08-29T00:08:53.843+00:00

From my understanding, we can't import dll into maui as it is already complied. or can we?

will it automatically generate the versions of android, ios and windows for the code in the dll?

Thanks

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  1. Yonglun Liu (Shanghai Wicresoft Co,.Ltd.) 34,226 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor
    2022-08-29T07:15:58.783+00:00

    Hello,

    You can import dll into MAUI project, for instance, you could import MAUI class library into your MAUI project.

    will it automatically generate the versions of android, ios and windows for the code in the dll?

    For a MAUI class library project, it will automatically generate the dll files as the following building log said:

       1>MauiLib1 -> C:\Users\username\source\repos\MauiLib1\MauiLib1\bin\Debug\net6.0-maccatalyst\MauiLib1.dll   
       1>MauiLib1 -> C:\Users\username\source\repos\MauiLib1\MauiLib1\bin\Debug\net6.0\MauiLib1.dll  
       1>MauiLib1 -> C:\Users\username\source\repos\MauiLib1\MauiLib1\bin\Debug\net6.0-ios\MauiLib1.dll  
       1>MauiLib1 -> C:\Users\username\source\repos\MauiLib1\MauiLib1\bin\Debug\net6.0-windows10.0.19041.0\MauiLib1.dll  
       1>MauiLib1 -> C:\Users\username\source\repos\MauiLib1\MauiLib1\bin\Debug\net6.0-android\MauiLib1.dll  
    

    Best Regards,

    Alec Liu.


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  1. Sojan 21 Reputation points
    2022-08-29T23:29:01.303+00:00

    235897-screenshot-2022-08-30-112743.png
    The attached image of sourcecode is made using .net 2.0 , can we import this dll into maui

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  2. Sojan 21 Reputation points
    2022-09-02T02:40:06.927+00:00

    We can import dll into maui. it works.

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