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This package was approved by moderator dtgm on 7/8/2016.

HDGUARD was developed for permanent PC protection and reduces maintenance costs and administration time to a minimum without restricting the functionality of the PC in any way. The HDGUARD is cost-effective security software for all application areas in which PCs need specific security because of constantly changing users. Because of that HDGUARD is suited for the safe use of PC systems in schools (and other educational institutions), Internet cafes, libraries and even for Internet PCs at the kiosk. Even office PCs, you can simply and effectively protect with HDGUARD and make it stable and secure.

Commercial software

This package installs a 30-day trial version of HDGuard.

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

C:\> choco install hdguard

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

C:\> choco upgrade hdguard


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'hdguard'
    $url = ''
    $url64 = ''
    $version = ''
    $packageArgs = @{
    	packagename		= $packageName
    	installerType 	= 'msi'
    	url 			= $url
    	url64bit		= $url64
    	validExitCodes	= @(0, 3010, 1641)	
    	silentArgs 		= '/qn /norestart'
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.


This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • RDT


© RDT - Global


Release Notes

• Bug fix: Windows Update on Windows 10 downloads and installs updates although HDGUARD is active
• Bug fix: Error with port entry for HDGUARD / HDGUARD.master communication inside system registry
• Bug fix: Error inside HDGUARD tray icon application on systems without D3D hardware support
• Bug fix: Windows starts into Recovery Mode and displays error message while HDGUARD is active
• Bug fix: Online software activation does not work inside HDGUARD script control
• Bug fix: Error message because of missing Windows Update KB3033929 were not displayed on Windows 7 32 bit
• Bug fix: HDGUARD clients are displayed inside teacher console only after the configuration has been opened "

Version History

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