This topic describes the prerequisites for installing ApsaraVideo VOD SDK for .NET. It also describes how to install ApsaraVideo VOD SDK for .NET by using the GitHub.


  • .NET 2.0 or later is installed.
  • Visual Studio 2017 or later is installed.
  • Mono 3.12 or later is installed.

Install the SDK

  1. Download SDK source code from the GitHub
    1. Install git. If it is already installed, skip this step.
    2. Run the git clone command to download the latest source code for the SDKs aliyun-net-sdk-core and aliyun-net-sdk-vod.
    3. After the source code is downloaded, go to the next step to add project references.
  2. Start the Visual Studio and add project references.
    1. Choose View > Solution Explorer.
    2. In the right-side pane of the window, right-click Solution and choose Add > Existing Project.
    3. In the dialog box that appears, select the aliyun-net-sdk-core.csproj and aliyun-net-sdk-vod.csproj files, and click Open.
    4. Right-click Project and select Reference. Then, select Add Reference. In the dialog box that appears, click the Project tab.
    5. Select aliyun-net-sdk-core and aliyun-net-sdk-vod. Then, click OK.