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This package was approved by moderator purity on 1/1/2015.

This version does not actually do any conversion but it allows the flexible copying of data in a win32 environment.

To install dd for windows, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install dd

To upgrade dd for windows, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade dd


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = "dd"
    $url = ""
    $unzipLoc = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage "$packageName" "$url" "$unzipLoc"

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This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • John Newbigin




Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
dd for windows 0.6.3-beta 507 Sunday, January 11, 2015 exempted

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