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[Deprecated] Zero Install


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This package is likely a meta/virtual (*) or an installer (*.install) or portable (*.portable) application package.
  • Meta/virtual (*) - has a dependency on the *.install or the *.portable package - it is provided for discoverability and for other packages to take a dependency on.
  • Portable (*.portable/*.commandline (deprecated naming convention)/*.tool (deprecated naming convention)) - usually zips or archives that require no administrative access to install.
  • Install (*.install/*.app (deprecated naming convention)) - uses native installers, usually requires administrative access to install.
Learn more about chocolatey's distinction of installed versus portable apps and/or learn about this kind of package.

This package was approved by moderator Pauby on 7/26/2018.

This package has been deprecated in favor of the "0install" package.

Zero Install no longer differentiates between a portable a non-portable version. Therefore the "0install.install" and "0install.portable" packages have been consolidated into a single "0install" package.

To install [Deprecated] Zero Install, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install 0install.portable

To upgrade [Deprecated] Zero Install, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade 0install.portable


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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Bastian Eicher


Copyright Bastian Eicher et al.


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Zero Install (Portable) 2.10.0 2573 Saturday, February 13, 2016 approved
Zero Install (Portable) 2.9.7 4565 Friday, January 22, 2016 approved
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