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This package was approved by moderator mwrock on 10/26/2014.

grepWin is a simple search and replace tool which can use regular expressions to do its job. This allows to do much more powerful searches and replaces.

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

C:\> choco install grepwin --version 1.6.6

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

C:\> choco upgrade grepwin --version 1.6.6


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    Install-ChocolateyPackage 'grepwin' 'msi' '/quiet' '' ''

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  • Stefans Tools


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
grepWin 1.9.1 2936 Sunday, January 27, 2019 approved
grepWin 1.9.0 2081 Sunday, October 7, 2018 approved
grepWin 1.8.1 2008 Sunday, June 17, 2018 approved
grepWin 1.6.17 5329 Saturday, April 8, 2017 approved
grepWin 1.6.16 1606 Saturday, December 17, 2016 approved
grepWin 1.6.14 2209 Sunday, August 7, 2016 approved
grepWin 1.6.13 1593 Thursday, December 24, 2015 approved
grepWin 1037 Monday, September 21, 2015 approved
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