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Far Manager (Stable)


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This package was approved as a trusted package on 11/28/2017.

Far Manager is a program for managing files and archives in Windows operating systems. Far Manager works in text mode and provides a simple and intuitive interface for performing most of the necessary actions.

To install Far Manager (Stable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install far

To upgrade Far Manager (Stable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade far


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    Install-ChocolateyPackage `
        "Far" 'msi' '/quiet ADDLOCAL=ALL' `
        "" `
        "" `
        -ChecksumType "sha256" `
        -Checksum "841F1C81F5E62261BF1642D18B61DB67EF25AD4ED2950DA513AA039BAFEF38DB" `
        -Checksum64 "DD4FE065B599D79FCB2CF9BF79402F5A05DD50298C1867DE305208933B025381"
  • tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $msiId = $null
    if ([Environment]::Is64BitOperatingSystem) {
    	$msiId = '{DF57AAAC-BA40-48C8-9D17-40E5DABA13CE}'
    	Try {
    	   Write-Host "x64 environment detected, trying to uninstall the x64 version"
    	   Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage 'Far' 'MSI' "$msiId /qb" -validExitCodes @(0) # We try to uninstall x86 version
    	   Exit 0
    	Catch {
    	   Write-Host "Apparently, the x86 version was installed"
    	   Write-Host "Proceeding to uninstall the x86 version"
    $msiId = '{5DA75899-15F0-4F87-8864-6A36B395CD35}'
    Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage 'Far' 'MSI' "$msiId /qb" -validExitCodes @(0)

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This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Eugene Roshal
  • Far Group


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Far Manager (Stable) 3.0.5000 7261 Monday, August 7, 2017 approved
Far Manager (Stable) 3.0.4949 2847 Tuesday, May 9, 2017 approved
Far Manager (Stable) 3.0.4900 2909 Wednesday, February 22, 2017 approved
Far Manager (Stable) 3.0.4774 4439 Thursday, September 8, 2016 approved
Far Manager (Stable) 3.0.4747 1017 Monday, August 15, 2016 approved
FarManager Stable 3.0.4700 3066 Saturday, June 18, 2016 approved
FarManager Stable 3.0.4242 10351 Wednesday, January 28, 2015 approved
FarManager Stable 3.0.3525.1 2785 Saturday, November 2, 2013 approved
FarManager Stable 3.0.3525 329 Saturday, October 5, 2013 approved
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