Downloads of v 3.31:


Last Update:

11 Nov 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • CloneSpy


clonespy duplicate dedupe data file-storage cleanup admin


This is not the latest version of CloneSpy available.

3.31 | Updated: 11 Nov 2016



Downloads of v 3.31:



Software Author(s):

  • CloneSpy

CloneSpy 3.31

This is not the latest version of CloneSpy available.

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


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


To uninstall CloneSpy, 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 clonespy -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 clonespy -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 clonespy installed
    name: clonespy
    state: present
    version: 3.31
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'clonespy' do
  action    :install
  version  '3.31'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: clonespy,
    Version: 3.31,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller clonespy
   Name     = 'clonespy'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '3.31'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'clonespy':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '3.31',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install clonespy version="3.31" 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 gep13 on 14 Nov 2016.


CloneSpy can help you free up hard drive space by detecting and removing duplicate files. Duplicate files have exactly the same contents regardless of their name, date, time and location. Also, CloneSpy is able to find files that are not exactly identical, but have the same file name. Perhaps you have different versions of a file and you want to find all of them and remove the older versions. CloneSpy can also find zero length files. These are files that have no content.

CloneSpy is available in both 32-bit and 64-bit versions. The appropriate version for your system will be installed automatically.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = 'clonespy'
  fileType      = 'exe'
  url           = ''

  silentArgs    = '/S /NODESKTOPSHORTCUT /X64'
  validExitCodes= @(0)

  softwareName  = 'clonespy*'
  checksum      = '9BF18E073963334270C4E6E567DC70BC'
  checksumType  = 'md5'

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
CloneSpy 3.42 387 Tuesday, June 18, 2019 Approved
CloneSpy 3.41 580 Tuesday, August 28, 2018 Approved
CloneSpy 3.33 851 Monday, January 30, 2017 Approved
CloneSpy 3.31 387 Friday, November 11, 2016 Approved
CloneSpy 3.30 398 Wednesday, September 21, 2016 Approved
CloneSpy 3.24 380 Wednesday, May 25, 2016 Approved
CloneSpy 3.23 348 Sunday, January 31, 2016 Approved
CloneSpy 3.22 328 Wednesday, December 23, 2015 Approved
CloneSpy 3.21 324 Monday, June 29, 2015 Approved

  • Added: When exporting a list of equal files (see Export tab of the Options window) or a CSC-file (see the Export CSC-file window), numbers can now be separated into digit groups.
  • Modified: File sizes in the log file are now separated into digit groups.
  • Modified: When searching for duplicates, the progress bars in the scan progress window now advance more linear on average data.
  • Fixed: The context help now works for the drop-down boxes in the Main window.
  • Fixed: When exporting a list of equal files with aligned columns (see Export tab of the Options window), trailing spaces are no longer generated.
  • Fixed: Copying Cyrillic characters to the clipboard no longer fails.

Full update history

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