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This package was approved as a trusted package on 12/13/2018.

Chrome is a fast, simple, and secure web browser, built for the modern web.


  • This package uses Chrome's administrative MSI installer and installs the 32-bit on 32-bit OSes and the 64-bit version on 64-bit OSes. If this package is installed on a 64-bit OS and the 32-bit version of Chrome is already installed, the package keeps installing/updating the 32-bit version of Chrome.
  • This package always installs the latest version of Google Chrome, regardless of the version specified in the package. Google does not officially offer older versions of Chrome for download. Because of this you may get checksum mismatch between the time Google releases a new installer, and the package is automatically updated.

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

C:\> choco install googlechrome

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

C:\> choco upgrade googlechrome


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $toolsPath = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
    . $toolsPath\helpers.ps1
    $version = '71.0.3578.98'
    if ($version -eq (Get-ChromeVersion)) {
      Write-Host "Google Chrome $version is already installed."
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName            = 'googlechrome'
      fileType               = 'MSI'
      url                    = ''
      url64bit               = ''
      checksum               = '1e3cdd2f9d93e091275f050e68304e77dd9dc8d9e3eec3eea6b7684d27f8289a'
      checksum64             = 'e080c523b419d0f706b3633fcbce37ada61f983bdeab1084e3320c69ba2134a4'
      checksumType           = 'sha256'
      checksumType64         = 'sha256'
      silentArgs             = "/quiet /norestart /l*v `"$($env:TEMP)\$($env:chocolateyPackageName).$($env:chocolateyPackageVersion).MsiInstall.log`""
      validExitCodes         = @(0)
    if (Get-Chrome32bitInstalled) { 'url64bit', 'checksum64', 'checksumType64' | ForEach-Object { $packageArgs.Remove($_) } }
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
  • tools\helpers.ps1 Show
    function Get-Chrome32bitInstalled {
      $registryPath = 'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\WOW6432Node\Google\Update\ClientState\*'
      # We also return nothing if the user forces 32bit installation
      # as we don't need to make any checks in that case.
      if (!(Test-Path $registryPath) -or $env:ChocolateyForceX86 -eq $true) { return }
      $32bitInstalled = Get-Item $registryPath | ForEach-Object {
        if ((Get-ItemProperty $_.pspath).ap -match 'arch_x86$') { return $true }
      if ($32bitInstalled) {
        return $32bitInstalled
      $installLocation = Get-UninstallRegistryKey 'Google Chrome' | ForEach-Object { $_.InstallSource }
      if ($installLocation) {
        return Test-Path "$installLocation\nacl_irt_x86_32.nexe"
      } else {
        Write-Warning "Unable to find the architecture of the installed Google Chrome application"
    function Get-ChromeVersion() {
      $root   = 'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Google\Update\Clients'
      $root64 = 'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Google\Update\Clients'
      foreach ($r in $root,$root64) {
        $gcb = Get-ChildItem $r -ea 0 | Where-Object { (Get-ItemProperty $_.PSPath).name -eq 'Google Chrome' }
        if ($gcb) { return $gcb.GetValue('pv') }

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Google Inc.


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Google Chrome 71.0.3578.80 178372 Wednesday, December 5, 2018 approved
Google Chrome 70.0.3538.11000 248242 Monday, November 19, 2018 approved
Google Chrome 70.0.3538.10200 197764 Saturday, November 10, 2018 approved
Google Chrome 70.0.3538.7700 298224 Thursday, October 25, 2018 approved
Google Chrome 70.0.3538.6700 202218 Wednesday, October 17, 2018 approved
Google Chrome 69.0.3497.10000 398676 Tuesday, September 18, 2018 approved
Google Chrome 69.0.3497.9200 130318 Wednesday, September 12, 2018 approved
Google Chrome 69.0.3497.8100 216475 Wednesday, September 5, 2018 approved
Google Chrome 68.0.3440.10600 365258 Thursday, August 9, 2018 approved
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