Category: Assembly

About Assembly in .NET

How to register an Assembly in GAC without using GacUtil.exe ! 0

How to register an Assembly in GAC without using GacUtil.exe !

Sometime scenarios occur when the target machine does not have GacUtil.exe. GacUtil is included with Visual Studio (as part of the Microsoft SDK). In such scenario you can register Assembly in GAC programmatically using Publish.GacInstall method. First...

Signing an Assembly with Strong Name ! 3

Signing an Assembly with Strong Name !

Strong-Naming provides a unique identity to your assembly. It should not be taken as a security method. A Strong-Named Assembly contains the simple text name of the assembly, the version number, optional culture information, a digital...

What is an Assembly in .NET ! 0

What is an Assembly in .NET !

Assembly is the smallest unit of deployment of a .Net application. It can be a dll or an exe. When you compile an application, the MSIL(Microsoft Intermediate Language) code created is stored in an assembly. There...