yarn to reinstall a package:
# on macOS and Linux rm -rf node_modules # on Windows (CMD) rd /s /q "node_modules"
yarn cache clean
yarn installcommand with the
yarn install --check-files
--check-files is set, yarn verifies that already installed files in
node_modules haven't been removed.
If that didn't work, call the
yarn add command with the
yarn add <package-name> --force
Make sure to replace the
<package-name> placeholder with the name of the
package you want to reinstall.
You can also run the
yarn install --force command to force reinstall all
yarn install --force
If you still weren't able to force
yarn to reinstall the package, use the
yarn upgrade command.
The command updates your dependencies to the latest version based on the version
range that is specified in your
The command also recreates your
You can use the command with a specific package.
# force yarn to reinstall a specific package yarn upgrade <package-name>
Make sure to replace
<package-name> with the name of the package you want to
yarn upgrade axios.
Or use the command to update all dependencies in your
# force yarn to reinstall all packages yarn upgrade
If the issue persists, try to rebuild the package by issuing the following command.
npm rebuild <package-name>
The npm rebuild command is useful when you install a new version of node and need to recompile your C++ addons with the new binary.
If the issue persists, you can try to delete your
node_modules directory and
yarn.lock file and reinstall your dependencies.
If you are on macOS or Linux, run the following commands in
# for macOS and Linux rm -rf node_modules rm -f package-lock.json rm -f yarn.lock # 👇️ clean npm cache npm cache clean --force # 👇️ install packages yarn install
If you are on Windows, run the following commands in CMD (Command Prompt).
# for Windows rd /s /q "node_modules" del package-lock.json del -f yarn.lock # 👇️ clean npm cache npm cache clean --force # 👇️ install packages yarn install
You can also try to run the
yarn install command with the
yarn install --force
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