Finding package documentation
Package Manifest window

Inspecting packages

The Project viewA view that shows the contents of your Assets folder (Project tab) More info
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displays the list of packages currently installed in your Project from all sources. This means that immutableYou cannot change the contents of an immutable (read-only) package. This is the opposite of mutable. Most packages are immutable, including packages downloaded from the package registry or by Git URL.
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packages that you installed from a package registry are visible, as well as mutableYou can change the contents of a mutable package. This is the opposite of immutable. Only Local packages and Embedded packages are mutable.
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packages (such as embedded and local packages).

Registry package (immutable) on the left and a local package (mutable) on the right
Registry package (immutable) on the left and a local package (mutable) on the right

You can inspect the contents of any package that appears in the Project view. You can also inspect the package manifestEach package has a manifest, which provides information about the package to the Package Manager. The manifest contains information such as the name of the package, its version, a description for users, dependencies on other packages (if any), and other details. More info
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through a dedicated InspectorA Unity window that displays information about the currently selected GameObject, Asset or Project Settings, alowing you to inspect and edit the values. More info
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To inspect a package manifest, click on it in the Project view.

Inspecting a package manifest
Inspecting a package manifest

For embedded or local packages, you can change the package contents and edit the package manifest.


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Finding package documentation
Package Manifest window