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Hi,
I am trying to update my visual studio with the latest released Nugget in the Package Manager console but I am getting this error:
Install-Package EntityFramework -Version 6.0.0-alpha2 -Pre
Install-Package : Cannot bind parameter 'Version'. Cannot convert value "6.0.0-alpha2" to type "System.Version". Error: "Input string was 
not in a correct format."
At line:1 char:42
+ Install-Package EntityFramework -Version 6.0.0-alpha2 -Pre
+                                          ~~~~~~~~~~~~
    + CategoryInfo          : InvalidArgument: (:) [Install-Package], ParameterBindingException
    + FullyQualifiedErrorId : CannotConvertArgumentNoMessage,NuGet.PowerShell.Commands.InstallPackageCommand

I am using MS VS 2010 and  Microsoft.NET Framework Version 4.5.50709 SP1 Rel and I have win 8 installed on my PC
and the reason I am trying to install is becuase I want to reference a namespace in the Global.asax file which does not found the BundleConfig in the namespace
and when I am trying to reference it from System.Web.Optimization it giving an error.

this is the code I a using in the Global.asax:

namespace WingtipToys
{
    public class Global : System.Web.HttpApplication
    {

        void Application_Start(object sender, EventArgs e)
        {
            // Code that runs on application startup
            BundleConfig.RegisterBundles(BundleTable.Bundles); at this line of code

        }
Please can someone help fixing this.
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1 solution

Have you tried it without the -alpha2 part? It doesn't look like a valid version otherwise.

Good luck!
 
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El Dev 11-Mar-13 9:15am    
Yes I have tried all the version using this link http://www.nuget.org/packages/EntityFramework/
E.F. Nijboer 11-Mar-13 9:32am    
How about simply: Install-Package EntityFramework -Pre
El Dev 12-Mar-13 2:48am    
it is not also working...Is a problem of my vs 2010?

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