Let's get Chocolatey!
Chocolatey NuGet is a Machine Package Manager, somewhat like apt-get, but built with Windows in mind.
To install chocolatey now, open a command prompt and paste the text from the box below and press enter. Click to copy the text below to clipboard.
C:\> @powershell -NoProfile -ExecutionPolicy unrestricted -Command "iex ((new-object net.webclient).DownloadString('https://chocolatey.org/install.ps1'))" && SET PATH=%PATH%;%systemdrive%\chocolatey\bin
Chocolatey v0.9.8.20 Released!
The latest version of chocolatey includes new features and fixes. If you are upgrading from an older version, take a moment to familiarize yourself with the new features. chocolatey update (cup) to get the latest version of chocolatey - More information?
When you use chocolatey to install applicatons/tools, nearly all you need to do is type one line and let it finish the rest!
You can develop your own packages and share them via the Chocolatey Gallery. Read the documentation for more details on how to create and publish a package. If you don’t plan on submitting a package, there’s no need to register.
If you find something wrong with a package or the package is out of date and you would like it updated, please use the contact owners link on the package page. If the owner doesn’t respond within a given time frame (say a day or two), feel free to bring it up in the forum discussion.