File Extension Library

.NUSPEC File Extension

  • Developer by: NuGet
  • Category: Developer Files
  • Format: XML

What are .NUSPEC files and how to open them?

Can't open .NUSPEC file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .NUSPEC file.

What is a .NUSPEC file extension?

.NUSPEC file extension is created by NuGet. .NUSPEC has been classified as Developer Files. The format of .NUSPEC file is XML.

.NUSPEC is NuGet Specification File

File used by NuGet, a Microsoft Visual Studio extension used for managing third-party libraries for .NET projects; saved in an XML format and contains information that is used to build a NuGet package (.NUPKG file), which subsequently can be added as a Visual Studio project library.

NUSPEC files are often created from C# projects (.CSPROJ files).

List of all softwares that can open the NuGet Specification File

How to fix problems with .NUSPEC files

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