# GAUGE-VS-003 : Unable to read Gauge version¶

Gauge-Visualstudio support requires gauge.exe to be above a certain minimum version of Gauge. This error indicates that Gauge Visual Studio is unable to read the installed Gauge version.

1. Verify that the latest version of gauge is installed and available in PATH. An easy way to do this is to run gauge version in your command prompt.
2. Inspect Output Window of Visual Studio and see the log for possible actions.