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Last Update:

31 Jan 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • The Code::Blocks Team


codeblocks C++ IDE admin


This is not the latest version of Code::Blocks available.

16.01 | Updated: 31 Jan 2016



Downloads of v 16.01:


Software Author(s):

  • The Code::Blocks Team

Code::Blocks 16.01

This is not the latest version of Code::Blocks available.

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


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Please see the organizational deployment guide

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3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade codeblocks -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 codeblocks -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 codeblocks installed
    name: codeblocks
    state: present
    version: 16.01
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'codeblocks' do
  action    :install
  version  '16.01'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: codeblocks,
    Version: 16.01,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller codeblocks
   Name     = 'codeblocks'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '16.01'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'codeblocks':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '16.01',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install codeblocks version="16.01" source="STEP 3 URL"

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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 31 Jan 2016.


CodeBlocks is a free C++ IDE built to meet the most demanding needs of its users. It is designed to be very extensible and fully configurable. Finally, an IDE with all the features you need, having a consistent look, feel and operation across platforms. Built around a plugin framework, CodeBlocks can be extended with plugins. Any kind of functionality can be added by installing/coding a plugin. For instance, compiling and debugging functionality is already provided by plugins!


This package downloads the installer with the included GCC compiler.

$packageName = 'codeblocks'
$fileType = 'exe'
$silentArgs = '/S'
# {\{DownloadUrlx64}\} gets “misused” here as 32-bit download link due to limitations of Ketarin/chocopkgup
$url = ''

Install-ChocolateyPackage $packageName $fileType $silentArgs $url
$packageName = 'codeblocks'
$fileType = 'exe'
$silentArgs = '/S'
$validExitCodes = @(0)

$unfile = "${Env:ProgramFiles}\CodeBlocks\uninstall.exe"
$unfilex86 = "${Env:ProgramFiles(x86)}\CodeBlocks\uninstall.exe"

if (Test-Path "$unfile") {$file = "$unfile"}
if (Test-Path "$unfilex86") {$file = "$unfilex86"}

if ((Test-Path "$unfile") -or (Test-Path "$unfilex86")) {
  Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage $packageName $fileType $silentArgs $file -validExitCodes $validExitCodes

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Code::Blocks 17.12 53958 Sunday, December 31, 2017 Approved
Code::Blocks 20683 Friday, December 9, 2016 Approved
Code::Blocks 1478 Thursday, December 1, 2016 Approved
Code::Blocks 509 Wednesday, November 30, 2016 Approved
Code::Blocks 3215 Friday, November 11, 2016 Approved
Code::Blocks 16.01 1763 Sunday, January 31, 2016 Approved
Code::Blocks 13.12 1810 Saturday, December 28, 2013 Unknown
Code::Blocks 12.11 485 Sunday, May 26, 2013 Unknown

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