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This package was approved as a trusted package on 1/1/2018.

CrystalDiskInfo is a HDD/SSD utility software which shows the health status much more clearly than similar tools.
The "Function / Graph" is especially interesting for the "Reallocated Sectors Count".
If it increases over time or is very high already, the hard drive may need to be replaced.

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

C:\> choco install crystaldiskinfo

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

C:\> choco upgrade crystaldiskinfo


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    #Install-VirtualPackage 'crystaldiskinfo.install' 'crystaldiskinfo.portable'

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Software Author(s)

  • hiyohiyo


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
CrystalDiskInfo 7.5.0 14287 Sunday, October 29, 2017 approved
CrystalDiskInfo 7.2.0 695 Saturday, October 28, 2017 approved
CrystalDiskInfo 7.1.1 18741 Friday, August 4, 2017 approved
CrystalDiskInfo 7.1.0 426 Thursday, August 3, 2017 approved
CrystalDiskInfo 7.0.5 10585 Sunday, January 1, 2017 approved
CrystalDiskInfo 8233 Tuesday, October 11, 2016 approved
CrystalDiskInfo 7.0.4 272 Monday, October 10, 2016 approved
CrystalDiskInfo 1862 Monday, August 29, 2016 approved
CrystalDiskInfo 7.0.3 167 Monday, August 29, 2016 approved
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