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There are versions of this package awaiting moderation . See the Version History section below.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 11/19/2016.

Avidemux is a free video editor designed for simple cutting, filtering and encoding tasks. It supports many file types, including AVI, DVD compatible MPEG files, MP4 and ASF, using a variety of codecs. Tasks can be automated using projects, job queue and powerful scripting capabilities.

Avidemux is available for Linux, BSD, Mac OS X and Microsoft Windows under the GNU GPL license. The program was written from scratch by Mean, but code from other people and projects has been used as well. Patches, translations and even bug reports are always welcome.

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

C:\> choco install avidemux --version 2.6.15

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

C:\> choco upgrade avidemux --version 2.6.15


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
    $packageName = 'avidemux'
    $url32 = Get-UrlFromFosshub ''
    $url64 = Get-UrlFromFosshub ''
    $checksum32  = 'b4bbf5bf995dbaca3ea9ca8b87a0c69de5ccedf9de95cc3d7c942b5305fa0fe7'
    $checksum64  = '8ff161d5714f148f9a316e2bca1e01080bfb12222ba5991d8edab859b4072814'
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName            = $packageName
      fileType               = 'EXE'
      url                    = $url32
      url64bit               = $url64
      checksum               = $checksum32
      checksum64             = $checksum64
      checksumType           = 'sha256'
      checksumType64         = 'sha256'
      silentArgs             = '/S'
      validExitCodes         = @(0, 1223)
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Mean
  • Gruntster
  • Fahr


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Avidemux 2.7.4 5 Thursday, August 15, 2019 waiting for maintainer
Avidemux 2.7.2-Beta 81 Sunday, March 10, 2019 exempted
Avidemux 2.7.0 2329 Sunday, October 1, 2017 approved
Avidemux 2.6.20 1560 Friday, April 28, 2017 approved
Avidemux 2.6.19 763 Wednesday, March 29, 2017 approved
Avidemux 2.6.18 934 Friday, January 6, 2017 approved
Avidemux 2.6.17 288 Friday, January 6, 2017 approved
Avidemux 2.6.16 474 Friday, December 30, 2016 approved
Avidemux 578 Friday, December 9, 2016 approved
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