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3.0

CTP 1 Released July 15, 2014

Preview (for Visual Studio 2015) Released November 12, 2014

RC and RTM aligned with Visual Studio 2015

In Development

  • Lots of internal code refactoring
  • API v3 client
  • New Package Manager UI
  • Integration with ASP.NET vNext and MSBuild
  • Expanded packaging format

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2.8.3 October 2014

In Testing

  • Visual Studio crash/hang fixes
  • Pull requests for new project types
  • Visual Studio "14" support for ASP.NET vNext projects

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2.8.2 Released May 22, 2014
  • NuGet.exe Command-Line bug fixes
  • NuGet.Server bug fixes
  • Other NuGet package updates
  • NO VS Extension updates or release
  • NO WebMatrix Extension updates or release

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2.8.1

Released April 2, 2014

VS 2013 Spring Update RC/ RTM

  • Bug Fixes
  • Support for Windows Phone 8.1
  • Updating WebMatrix to NuGet Core 2.6.1

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2.8

Released January 29, 2014

VS 2013 Spring Update CTP2

  • Support multi-project folders by respecting packages.<projectname>.config
  • Update-Package -Reinstall performance improvements
  • Raise errors for missing targets files (MSBuild-integrated package restore)
  • Improved TFS integration performance
  • WebMatrix Extension update
  • Update to dependency resolution to no longer automatically patch dependencies

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2.7.2

Released
November 11, 2013

VS 2013 RTM

  • Support for Xamarin tools' implicit portable class library platform support
  • Support for respecting customized license headers within content files
  • Bug fixes

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2.7.1

Released
October 7, 2013

  • Regression fix: leading zeros in package version segments breaks package restore
  • Support solution folders for Automatic Package Restore in VS

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2.7

Released
August 22, 2013 

  • Automatic Package Restore in VS
  • Group Policy control of package sources
  • Omit development-only dependencies when packing
  • Support XNA for Windows Phone
  • Add 'Restore' command to nuget.exe
  • Support pre-installed packages outside of VS Templates

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2.6

Released
June 26, 2013 

VS 2012 Update 4

  • Support for Visual Studio 2013
  • XDT web.config transforms
  • Machine-Wide Configuration
  • Contextualizing Search
  • Tracking Direct Installs vs. Dependency Installs

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For a longer list of past releases, check the release archive page.

What is NuGet?

NuGet is the package manager for the Microsoft development platform including .NET. The NuGet client tools provide the ability to produce and consume packages. The NuGet Gallery (nuget.org) is the central package repository used by all package authors and consumers.

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NuGet is an open source project and we accept contributions! Read our contribution documentation to learn about how you can help.

If you'd like to discuss possible features for NuGet, use the discussion threads here on CodePlex.

To report bugs for the NuGet client tools (the Visual Studio extension, the nuget.exe command-line tool, or any of the NuGet team's NuGet packages), use the issue tracker here on CodePlex.

To report bugs for the NuGet Gallery (http://nuget.org), visit the GitHub repository for the NuGetGallery project.

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