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This package was approved by moderator flcdrg on 6/22/2019.

Bring your PC to its limits with the freeware stress test tool HeavyLoad. HeavyLoad puts your workstation or server PC under a heavy load and lets you test whether they will still run reliably.

The individual test methods employed by HeavyLoad can be customized to fit your needs. On a system featuring multiple processor cores, for example, you can select how many of the available cores shall be used or set the speed in which the test file is to be written on your hard disk.

cinst heavyload -params "/dir=C:\Users\Administrator\Admin Tools\ /lang=de"

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

C:\> choco install heavyload

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

C:\> choco upgrade heavyload


  • lib\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    if ($env:chocolateyPackageParameters -match '/lang=') {$param=$env:chocolateyPackageParameters} Else {$param="/LANG=EN"+" "+$env:chocolateyPackageParameters}
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName = 'heavyload'
      fileType = 'exe' 
      silentArgs = "$param /verysilent"
      url = ''
      url64bit = ''
      checksum = '73E5495B52D1C86650FCE1A214978A111836F5673A828B1DCCF690D12E90B540'
      checksumType = 'sha256'
      checksum64 = 'D2C215BD986377DC12D2FE2A01A104E23F857133ED80E2166C3392F94F5C378D'
      checksumType64 = 'sha256'
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
  • lib\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
        $path = (Get-ItemProperty -erroraction stop 'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\HeavyLoad_is1').InstallLocation
        $path = (Get-ItemProperty 'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\HeavyLoad_is1').InstallLocation
    Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage 'heavyload' 'exe' '/VERYSILENT /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES' ("$path" + "unins000.exe")

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This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • JAM Software GmbH


© 1996-2019 by Joachim Marder e.K.


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