Extensions Dialog

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The Extensions Dialog is displayed using the Tools | Extensions menu item on the main menu. It lists all extension points present in the NUnit engine together with any extensions that have been found and loaded.

Extensions Dialog

Extension Points

This section lists all the extension points present in the engine, which may or may not have extenions installed. The list shows the unique path, which identifies each extension.


The description of the currently selected extension point in the list, indicating its general purpose.

Installed Extensions

This section lists all extensions currently installed at the selected extension point in the first list. The name of the extension is usually the full name of the class that implements it, but may be different in certain cases. The status of an extension may be Enabled or Disabled.


If the author of an extension has provided a description, it is shown here when the extension is selected.


If the selected extension defines any properties, their names and values are listed here.