Developer: Zoo 5
Summary: Discusses how to create plug-ins for Zoo 5.
Zoo 5 lets third party plug-in developers add licensing support for their products to the Zoo.
When a customer attempts to add a product license to the Zoo, the product's plug-in is called to validate the user's request. Upon validation, the plug-in will return the product's licensing information back to the Zoo. In turn, the Zoo will serialize, maintain, and distribute this license.
Zoo plug-ins are .NET Framework 4.0 assemblies. To create a plug-in for Zoo 5, you need one of the following development tools:
The general steps required to create a Zoo plug-in are:
Once you have built your Zoo plug-in, you can install it and test it: