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When I try to open the NuGet Package Manager Console I get the following error. Am not sure what is preventing the Package Manager Console to open.
Each package is licensed to you by its owner. NuGet is not responsible for, nor does it grant any licenses to, third-party packages. Some packages may include dependencies which are governed by additional licenses. Follow the package source (feed) URL to determine any dependencies. Package Manager Console Host Version 188.8.131.5285 Type 'get-help NuGet' to see all available NuGet commands. Unable to find fallback package folder 'C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft SDKs\NuGetPackagesFallback\'.
Here is an additional information from I retrieved from
.NET Command Line Tools (2.1.2) Product Information: Version: 2.1.2 Commit SHA-1 hash: 5695315371 Runtime Environment: OS Name: Windows OS Version: 10.0.15063 OS Platform: Windows RID: win10-x64 Base Path: C:\Program Files\dotnet\sdk\2.1.2\ Microsoft .NET Core Shared Framework Host Version : 2.0.3 Build : a9190d4a75f4a982ae4b4fa8d1a24526566c69df
After having tried searching for the solution am posting here.
Start PowerShell as Administrator and run the following command:
mkdir "C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft SDKs\NuGetPackagesFallback"
Then restart Visual Studio and everything should work.
Install and manage NuGet packages using the console in Visual , Please ensure you have an open and saved solution." This indicates that the console cannot determine the solution folder. Saving an unsaved Opening the console and console controls Open the console in Visual Studio using the Tools > NuGet Package Manager > Package Manager Console By default, console commands operate against a specific package source and project as set in Selecting a different package source and/or project
I had the same issue and I fixed it by creating the requested folder.
Hope this works for you too.
Package Manager Console cannot open, Neither the “Package Manager Console” nor the “Manage NuGet Packages…” window. I updated multiple things so I'm unsure what's the Quick solution for Visual Studio users. If you're using Visual Studio, first enable package restore as follows. Otherwise continue to the sections that follow. Select the Tools > NuGet Package Manager > Package Manager Settings menu command. Set both options under Package Restore. Select OK. Build your project again.
Make sure you are connected to the internet when you try to build a project that has new Nuget packages in it that need to be installed.
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