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3.0 Planned for Summer 2014

In Planning

  • API v3 client
  • Cache improvements
  • Improved client extensibility 

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2.8.2 Planned for Mid-May 2014

In Testing

  • NuGet.exe Command-Line bug fixes
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 

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

 

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2.5

Released
April 25, 2013 

  • Option to overwrite content files
  • Automatic imports of msbuild targets
  • Different references per platform
  • Update All button
  • Improved project reference support for NuGet.exe Pack
  • Add a 'Minimum NuGet Version' property to packages
  • Dependencies are no longer unnecessarily updated during package installation
  • NuGet.exe outputs HTTP requests with detailed verbosity
  • NuGet.exe push supports UNC and directory sources
  • NuGet.exe supports explicitly-specified Config files
  • Support for C++ and WiX project types
  • Support for Mono/Xamarin projects targeting iOS, Android, and Mac
  • Package Restore improvements
    (a prototype of the new features will be available as a separate download/installation)

 

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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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Get Involved!

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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