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Last Update:

06 Apr 2017

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • OpenShot Studios LLC


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This is not the latest version of Openshot available.

2.3.1 | Updated: 06 Apr 2017



Downloads of v 2.3.1:



Software Author(s):

  • OpenShot Studios LLC

Openshot 2.3.1

This is not the latest version of Openshot available.

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To install Openshot, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Openshot, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Openshot, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade openshot -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade openshot -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure openshot installed
    name: openshot
    state: present
    version: 2.3.1
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'openshot' do
  action    :install
  version  '2.3.1'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: openshot,
    Version: 2.3.1,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller openshot
   Name     = 'openshot'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '2.3.1'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'openshot':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '2.3.1',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install openshot version="2.3.1" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved by moderator flcdrg on 19 Jul 2017.


OpenShot Video Editor is a free, open-source video editor for Linux licensed under the GPL version 3.0.

OpenShot can take your videos, photos, and music files and help you create the film you have always dreamed of. Easily add sub-titles, transitions, and effects, and then export your film to DVD, YouTube, Vimeo, Xbox 360, and many other common formats.

Support for many video, audio, and image formats (based on FFmpeg )
Gnome integration (drag and drop support)
Unlimited tracks / layers
Clip resizing, scaling, trimming, snapping, and cutting
Video transitions with real-time previews
Compositing, image overlays, watermarks
Title templates, title creation, sub-titles
3D Animated Titles
SVG friendly, to create and include vector titles and credits
Scrolling motion picture credits
Solid color clips (including alpha compositing )
Support for Rotoscoping / Image sequences
Advanced Timeline (including Drag and drop, scrolling, panning, zooming, and snapping)
Frame stepping (key-mappings: J, K, and L keys)
Video encoding (based on FFmpeg )
Key Frame animation
Digital zooming of video clips
Speed changes on clips (slow motion etc)
Custom transition lumas and masks
Audio mixing and editing
Presets for key frame animations and layout
Ken Burns effect (artistic panning over an image)
Digital video effects , including brightness, gamma, hue, greyscale, chroma key (bluescreen / greenscreen) , and over 20 other video effects
OpenShot provides extensive editing and compositing features, and has been designed as a practical tool for working with high-definition video including HDV and AVCHD .

$packageName = 'openshot'
$installerType = 'exe'
$url = ''
$checksum = '1B62B66CBC0A1153BFDDBA8A2F6A8BDD'
$validExitCodes = @(0,3010)

Install-ChocolateyPackage $packageName $installerType $silentArgs $url -validExitCodes $validExitCodes -checksum $checksum -checksumType 'md5'

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Openshot 2.5.0 8855 Wednesday, February 12, 2020 Approved
Openshot 2.4.4 16205 Friday, March 22, 2019 Approved
Openshot 2.4.3 3872 Thursday, September 27, 2018 Approved
Openshot 2.4.2 3787 Saturday, July 14, 2018 Approved
Openshot 2.4.1 2854 Tuesday, November 21, 2017 Approved
Openshot 2.3.1 1323 Thursday, April 6, 2017 Approved
Openshot 2.2.0 662 Saturday, January 7, 2017 Approved
Openshot 2.1.0 853 Sunday, November 27, 2016 Approved
Openshot 2.0.7 546 Wednesday, March 30, 2016 Approved

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