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NuGet Alternatives

NuGet is described as 'Visual Studio extension that makes it easy to install and update open source libraries and tools in Visual Studio' and is a Package Manager in the development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to NuGet for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based, Windows S and Windows Phone. The best alternative is Chocolatey, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like NuGet are Just Install, OneGet, Microsoft Store and Ubuntu After Install.

NuGet alternatives are mainly Software Installers but may also be Package Managers or App Stores. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of NuGet.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows
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  1. Chocolatey icon

    Chocolatey

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Windows

    Chocolatey NuGet is a Machine Package Manager, somewhat like apt-get, but built with Windows in mind. It is built on top of NuGet command line and the NuGet infrastructure.

    ⚫︎ Command line interfaceChocolatey either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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  2. Just Install icon

    Just Install

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    just-install - The stupid package installer for Windows.

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  3. OneGet icon

    OneGet

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    OneGet is a unified interface to package management systems and aims to make Software Discovery, Installation and Inventory (SDII) work via a common set of cmdlets (and eventually a set of APIs).

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    Microsoft Store

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Windows S
    • Windows Phone

    A world of apps in the Microsoft Store.

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    Ubuntu After Install

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    This program installs a collection of some of the best Ubuntu software and can be considered to be one of the top things to do after installing Ubuntu.

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  6. Ubuntu Sources List Generator

    • FreeProprietary
    • Linux
    • Online

    Ubuntu Sources List Generator is a website where you can generate a sources.list file with a lot of useful repositories.

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  7. Debian Sources List Generator

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Online

    The Debgen is a tool that allows the user to create /apt/sources.list file by adding some extra repositories beyond the standards.

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    App Grid

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    App Grid is a new lightweight Snap Store alternative that tries to make application discovery easier by using a grid view which includes app screenshots and ratings.

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    CoApp

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    CoApp is an open-source package management system for Windows.

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    Discontinued

    Latest commit f1a1e50 on Jan 24, 2015. See https://github.com/coapp/coapp.org

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    PostInstallerF

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    PostInstallerF is a small, lightweight, useful tool that can be used to install 100+ essential softwares, Games, audio/video codecs, and third-party repositories which are not included by default in Fedora, Ubuntu and Manjaro.

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    Discontinued

    The last commit is from Aug 5, 2017

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