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Last Update:

15 Jan 2020

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Tichau


file-converter file converter

File Converter

1.2.3 | Updated: 15 Jan 2020



Downloads of v 1.2.3:



Software Author(s):

  • Tichau

File Converter 1.2.3

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


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


To uninstall File Converter, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade file-converter -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 file-converter -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 file-converter installed
    name: file-converter
    state: present
    version: 1.2.3
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'file-converter' do
  action    :install
  version  '1.2.3'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: file-converter,
    Version: 1.2.3,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller file-converter
   Name     = 'file-converter'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '1.2.3'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'file-converter':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '1.2.3',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install file-converter version="1.2.3" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved by moderator flcdrg on 19 Jan 2020.


File Converter is a very simple tool which allows you to convert and compress one or several file(s) using the context menu in windows explorer. And it's FREE!

The interface is designed to be as light as possible to keep the application pleasant to use.

It supports a lot of different file formats:

Category Supported output formats Compatible input formats
Audio flac, aac, ogg, mp3, wav 3gp, aiff, ape, avi, bik, cda, flac, flv, m4a, mkv, mov, mp3, mp4, oga, ogg, wav, webm, wma, wmv
Video webm, mkv, mp4, ogv, avi, gif 3gp, avi, bik, flv, gif, m4v, mkv, mp4, mpeg, mov, ogv, webm, wmv
Image png, jpg, ico, webp bmp, exr, ico, jpg, jpeg, png, psd, svg, tiff, tga, webp, pdf, doc, docx, odt, odp, ods, ppt, pptx, xls, xlsx
Document pdf doc, docx, odt, odp, ods, ppt, pptx, xls, xlsx, bmp, exr, ico, jpg, jpeg, png, psd, svg, tiff, tga

You need to have Microsoft Office installed in order to convert Office documents.

Note: If your source file is a video, the conversion to an audio format will extract the audio part of the video.

Note 2: The mkv and mp4 output file format encodes video using H.264 encoder for video and AAC encoder for audio.

Note 3: The avi output file format encodes video using Xvid encoder for video and Mp3 encoder for audio.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$InstallArgs = @{
    PackageName    = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
    FileType       = 'msi'
    SilentArgs     = '/q'
    URL64          = ''
    URL            = ''
    Checksum64     = '651fddb9e4f6250a29a31e7a152217b196ca7642de0e6c9a4b4fd1ef0f83a769bc9c22bd07ef7310b104ee1171c37460be99daf0fd08d2d415d06b8df78d62ee'
    Checksum       = '2d9589361cce85c4877a356bc8d6ee0ac4ff1cb5c5dd4442c48545d932eb8d090aa8d87ea4bba675ac5e9fc350c0f2409b717eae7cd818e263e322d5c4d5907f'
    ChecksumType64 = 'sha512'
    ChecksumType   = 'sha512'

Install-ChocolateyPackage @InstallArgs

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