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Lynx Toolkit


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This package was approved by moderator purity on 2/18/2015.

Lynx Toolkit is a collection of small command line tools for C# developers:

  • source code clean-up
  • property code generation
  • update file headers
  • updating version numbers in assemblyinfo files
  • extract sections from change logs

and more

To install Lynx Toolkit, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install lynxtoolkit

To upgrade Lynx Toolkit, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade lynxtoolkit


  • bin\BomInfo.exe
  • bin\CleanProjects.exe
  • bin\CleanSource.exe
  • bin\ExtractText.exe
  • bin\FindObsoleteFiles.exe
  • bin\FtpUpload.exe
  • bin\PropertyCG.exe
  • bin\ReplaceTool.exe
  • bin\UpdateFileHeaders.exe
  • bin\UpdateProjects.exe
  • bin\UpdateVersionNumbers.exe
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    Lynx Toolkit is a collection of small command line tools
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    ### License
    The library is licensed under the [The MIT License (MIT)](
    ### Source
    The origin source repository can be found at
    ### Build
    The library is built at [AppVeyor](, the latest build can be found at
    ### Issue tracker
    New features and bugs should be reported at
    ### NuGet packages
  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1

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This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • objo


Release Notes

Move to GitHub
Build at AppVeyor

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Lynx Toolkit 2015.1.424 255 Thursday, February 5, 2015 approved
Lynx Toolkit 2015.1.423 288 Thursday, January 1, 2015 approved
Lynx Toolkit 2015.1.422 289 Thursday, January 1, 2015 approved
Lynx Toolkit 2014.2.421 886 Thursday, September 25, 2014 approved
Lynx Toolkit 2014.2.420 284 Tuesday, September 23, 2014 approved
Lynx Toolkit 2014.2.419 264 Wednesday, September 17, 2014 approved
Lynx Toolkit 2014.2.418 263 Tuesday, September 16, 2014 approved
Lynx Toolkit 2014.2.417 278 Monday, September 15, 2014 approved
Lynx Toolkit 2014.2.416 273 Monday, September 8, 2014 approved
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