Version: 2019.4
Adding and removing packages
Installing a package from a local folder

Installing from a registry

Note: When you install a package through the Package Manager window, the Package Manager evaluates other packages and their dependencies
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to see if there are any version conflicts with the version you selected. If it detects any conflicts or restrictions, it installs whatever version resolves these issues. For more information, see Dependency and resolution.

Use the same process for installing a package from either the Unity registry or any scoped registry defined in your project. The only difference is what you choose from the Packages drop-down menu:

  1. Open the Package Manager window and select Unity Registry from the PackagesPackages are collections of assets to be shared and re-used in Unity. The Unity Package Manager (UPM) can display, add, and remove packages from your project. These packages are native to the Unity Package Manager and provide a fundamental method of delivering Unity functionality. However, the Unity Package Manager can also display Asset packages that you downloaded from the Asset Store. More info
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    drop-down menu. If you want to install a package from a scoped registry, choose My Registries instead.

    Change the scope to Unity Registry
    Change the scope to Unity Registry

    Note: If you haven’t defined any scoped registries for this project, My Registries does not appear in the drop-down menu.

  2. Select the package you want to install from the list of packages. The package information appears in the details view.

    Note: By default, the Package Manager does not display preview packagesA preview package is in development and not yet ready for production. A package in preview might be at any stage of development, from the initial stages to near completion.
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    . If you don’t see the package in the list of packages, it may be a preview package. Make sure Show preview packages is enabled under the Advanced drop-down menu on the Package Manager window. For more information, see Including Preview packages.

  3. Select the version to install. For more information on available versions, see Finding a specific version.

  4. Click the Install button.

Install button in the bottom right corner of the details view

When the progress bar finishes, the new package is ready to use.


Adding and removing packages
Installing a package from a local folder