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This package was approved as a trusted package on 6/1/2019.

A high-performance general purpose fuzzy finder, based on selecta

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

C:\> choco install heatseeker

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

C:\> choco upgrade heatseeker


  • tools\bin\hs.exe Show
    md5: E3FCF580703509D14B9865AC3E7CD21C | sha1: B9E595AF47AC29FF796BFCD8A29A3FC3AD47605B | sha256: 7D79DC702ABF772C11F4479CC7E5E2D6692008B417386DC162B63F5BA7A2C3C4 | sha512: 2EF86BC6E8ED3E31255792C580C05BF8DFB07D3E60A3F8C546DE0DB479F3AACB72E72A4FA0D10FEF4111EBE8DAB36D269AC2E31A14F4A4FC2AC8CC0FD6EEC91A
  • tools\LICENSE
  • tools\README
  • tools\VERIFICATION.txt Show
    Verification is intended to assist the Chocolatey moderators and community in
    verifying that this package's contents are trustworthy.
    This package is published by heatseeker's author. The binaries vended are
    identical to those on the GitHub release page for the x86_64-pc-windows-msvc
    Heatseeker releases for all platforms are available from:

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This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Ryan Schmitt


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Heatseeker 1.6.0 64 Sunday, November 11, 2018 approved
Heatseeker 1.5.2 78 Saturday, July 28, 2018 approved
Heatseeker 1.5.0 376 Saturday, November 19, 2016 approved
Heatseeker 1.4.0 321 Sunday, February 14, 2016 approved
Heatseeker 1.3.0 219 Saturday, August 1, 2015 approved
Heatseeker 1.1.1 220 Sunday, June 14, 2015 approved

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