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This package was approved by moderator dtgm on 7/8/2016.

a python distribution created by continuum
this installation:
1. will not add anaconda python to path,
2. will register anaconda python at defualt python2
3. will install for all user
4. will install in C:\Program Files\Anaconda2

To install anaconda2, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install anaconda2 --version 4.1.0

To upgrade anaconda2, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade anaconda2 --version 4.1.0


  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'; # stop on all errors
    $packageName= 'anaconda2' # arbitrary name for the package, used in messages
    $url        = '' # download url
    $url64      = '' # 64bit URL here or remove - if installer is both, use $url
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName   = $packageName
      fileType      = 'EXE'
      url           = $url
      url64bit      = $url64
      #file         = $fileLocation
      silentArgs    = "/AddToPath=0  /InstallationType=AllUsers /S /D=C:\Program Files\Anaconda2\"
      validExitCodes= @(0)
      softwareName  = 'anaconda2' #part or all of the Display Name as you see it in Programs and Features. It should be enough to be unique
      checksum      = 'c4ad4eefdffb6d838424c62c8b524352d8b8e4752382b0a09e9d8b7e9e44b9d4'
      checksumType  = 'sha256' #default is md5, can also be sha1
      checksum64    = '7a62880ff9bb7f747d70f518f024dfd1795a26d4130a20d1ff30043d05ec712f'
      checksumType64= 'sha256' #default is checksumType
    Write-Host 'installing anaconda2, this can take a long time.'
    Write-Host 'Please sit back and relax'
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Software Author(s)

  • Continuum


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Anaconda Distribution (Python 2.x) 2019.03 375 Thursday, April 11, 2019 approved
Anaconda Distribution (Python 2.7) 2018.12 377 Saturday, December 29, 2018 approved
Anaconda Distribution (Python 2.7) 5.3.1 211 Friday, November 30, 2018 approved
Anaconda Distribution (Python 2.7) 5.3.0 789 Thursday, October 4, 2018 approved
Anaconda Distribution (Python 2.7) 5.2.0 754 Thursday, September 20, 2018 approved
anaconda2 5.1.0 594 Wednesday, May 16, 2018 approved
anaconda2 5.0.1 857 Wednesday, November 8, 2017 approved
anaconda2 236 Saturday, October 21, 2017 approved
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