Minifycode 2020-03-19 Viewed 1.4K times ASP.NET MVC

In this article, you will learn could not load file or assembly 'System.Web.Helpers' or one of its dependencies. The system cannot find the path specified.

Description: An unhandled exception occurred during the execution of the current web request. Please review the stack trace for more information about the error and where it originated in the code.

Exception Details: System.IO.FileNotFoundException: Could not load file or assembly 'System.Web.Helpers' or one of its dependencies. The system cannot find the path specified.

Source Error:

An unhandled exception was generated during the execution of the current web request. Information regarding the origin and location of the exception can be identified using the exception stack trace below.


Assembly Load Trace: The following information can be helpful to determine why the assembly 'System.Web.Helpers' could not be loaded.

=== Pre-bind state information ===
LOG: DisplayName = System.Web.Helpers
 (Partial)
WRN: Partial binding information was supplied for an assembly:
WRN: Assembly Name: System.Web.Helpers | Domain ID: 2
WRN: A partial bind occurs when only part of the assembly display name is provided.
WRN: This might result in the binder loading an incorrect assembly.
WRN: It is recommended to provide a fully specified textual identity for the assembly,
WRN: that consists of the simple name, version, culture, and public key token.
WRN: See whitepaper http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=109270 for more information and common solutions to this issue.

Solution

From the NuGet Console, run:

Update-Package Microsoft.AspNet.WebPages

Make sure you have a redirect in web.config:-

<dependentAssembly>
  <assemblyIdentity name="System.Web.Helpers" publicKeyToken="31bf3856ad364e35" />
  <bindingRedirect oldVersion="1.0.0.0-3.0.0.0" newVersion="3.0.0.0" />
</dependentAssembly>

Could not load file or assembly 'System.Web.Helpers' or one of its dependencies. The system cannot find the path specified.
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