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This package was approved as a trusted package on 3/11/2019.

It's time for a better Web.
The Web’s original design enshrined its core values: to be open, free, and highly connected.
Beaker is the world's first Web browser with builtin tools for hosting content directly from your computer. No services required.


  • Independent hosting
  • Secret file sharing
  • Versioned URLs
  • Live reloading
  • Offline sync
  • New Web APIs

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

C:\> choco install beaker --version 0.8.5

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

C:\> choco upgrade beaker --version 0.8.5


  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
    $packageName = 'beaker'
    $toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    $installerType = 'exe'
    $url = '' 
    $checksum = '6A700287DFC70AB23E70DEE7545ECBF398EE43EB5344E2F21AA4FFFF8C845FAD'
    $checksumType = 'sha256'
    $silentArgs = '/S'
    $validExitCodes = @(0) 
    Install-ChocolateyPackage `
      -PackageName "$packageName" `
      -FileType "$installerType" `
      -SilentArgs "$silentArgs" `
      -Url "$url" `
      -Checksum "$checksum" `
      -ChecksumType "$checksumType" `
      -ValidExitCodes "$validExitCodes"

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This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • pfrazee
  • taravancil


pfrazee, taravancil


Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Beaker 0.8.5 68 Monday, March 11, 2019 approved
Beaker 0.8.2 117 Sunday, December 2, 2018 approved
Beaker 0.7.11 307 Wednesday, March 14, 2018 approved
Beaker 0.7.10 206 Saturday, December 9, 2017 approved
Beaker 0.7.7 176 Sunday, November 12, 2017 approved

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