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Nuget Package restore issues

After upgrading Nuget on VS2013, we’ve started hitting an issue where Nuget won’t restore packages. We get error messages similar to this:

Error 21 Could not find a part of the path 'C:\Dev\YourProject\ \packages\Microsoft.AspNet.WebApi.Core.5.2.3'.

I’ve found out that there is a change to the way Nuget picks up files. To get it to work you need to edit the file NuGet.targets changing the line:

<RestoreCommand>$(NuGetCommand) install "$(PackagesConfig)" -source "$(PackageSources)" $(NonInteractiveSwitch) $(RequireConsentSwitch) -solutionDir $(PaddedSolutionDir)</RestoreCommand>


<RestoreCommand>$(NuGetCommand) install "$(PackagesConfig)" -source "$(PackageSources)" $(NonInteractiveSwitch) $(RequireConsentSwitch) -solutionDir $(SolutionDir)\</RestoreCommand>

This sorts the issue.