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This package was approved as a trusted package on 11/19/2018.

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 7.8.3 3773 Wednesday, October 24, 2018 approved
CrystalDiskInfo 7.8.2 10 Monday, October 22, 2018 waiting for maintainer
CrystalDiskInfo 7.8.0 5261 Wednesday, September 26, 2018 approved
CrystalDiskInfo 7.7.0 5675 Saturday, August 18, 2018 approved
CrystalDiskInfo 7.6.1 10096 Wednesday, June 13, 2018 approved
CrystalDiskInfo 7.6.0 11535 Monday, April 9, 2018 approved
CrystalDiskInfo 7.5.1 18469 Monday, January 1, 2018 approved
CrystalDiskInfo 7.5.0 14376 Sunday, October 29, 2017 approved
CrystalDiskInfo 7.2.0 797 Saturday, October 28, 2017 approved
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