File Extension Library


.NUGET File Extension

  • Developer by: Outercurve Foundation
  • Category: Archive and compressed Files

What is an .NUGET file?

.NUGET file extension is created by Outercurve Foundation. .NUGET has been classified as Archive and compressed Files.

.NUGET is NuGet package file

The nuget file extension is mainly related to NuGet, a package manager for the Microsoft development platform (Microsoft Visual Studio for Windows and Mac).

The nuget file is a package created using NuGet.


How to open:

You can work with these *.nuget files using NuGet manager.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to other formats.

How to Open .NUGET file on different platforms

Open .NUGET File on Windows

  • Right-click a .NUGET
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .NUGET file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .NUGET files" Press "Ok"

Open .NUGET File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .NUGET file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .NUGET File on Linux

Right click on the .NUGET file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .NUGET File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .NUGET file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .NUGET File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .NUGET files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .NUGET files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .NUGET files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .NUGET file format
  2. You need to check the .NUGET file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)