NuGet File Locations

NuGet Cache
Stores downloaded NuGet packages (.nupkg).

  • %LocalAppData%\NuGet\Cache
  • %UserProfile%\.nuget\packages

NuGet Configuration
The NuGet.Config file stores user defined NuGet package sources, credentials and proxy settings. The default location for this file is:

  • %AppData%\NuGet\NuGet.Config

Machine Wide NuGet Configuration
Machine wide configurations are used to define NuGet package sources specific to a machine or a particular IDE, such as Visual Studio.

  • %ProgramData%\NuGet\Config