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This package was approved by moderator AdmiringWorm on 12/7/2017.

Doxygen is the de facto standard tool for generating documentation from annotated C++ sources, but it also supports other popular programming languages such as C, Objective-C, C#, PHP, Java, Python, IDL (Corba, Microsoft, and UNO/OpenOffice flavors), Fortran, VHDL, Tcl, and to some extent D.

To install Doxygen (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install doxygen.install

To upgrade Doxygen (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade doxygen.install


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    . (Join-Path (Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition) chocolateyInclude.ps1)
    $uninstallPath = (Get-ItemProperty $uninstallRegKey UninstallString).UninstallString
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Software Author(s)

  • Dimitri van Heesch


Dimitri van Heesch


Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Doxygen (Install) 1.8.11 13660 Saturday, April 23, 2016 approved
Doxygen (Install) 1.8.10 1495 Friday, September 18, 2015 approved
Doxygen (Install) 1983 Wednesday, January 14, 2015 approved
Doxygen (Install) 1.8.8 937 Monday, October 20, 2014  
Doxygen (Install) 1.8.7 441 Wednesday, April 23, 2014  
Doxygen 1.8.6 306 Friday, February 7, 2014  

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