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HTML Tidy with HTML5 support


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This package was approved as a trusted package on 7/2/2018.

Tidy is a console application for Mac OS X, Linux, Windows, UNIX, and more. It corrects and cleans up HTML and XML documents by fixing markup errors and upgrading legacy code to modern standards.

libtidy is a C static and dynamic library that developers can integrate into their applications in order to bring all of Tidy’s power to your favorite tools. libtidy is used today in desktop applications, web servers, and more.

The HTML Tidy library, libtidy, is used and incorporated into many applications and projects. It offers an extensive API to read in and parse html from a file or buffer into a DOM like node tree, has cleaning and diagnostic services, ability to iterate through this node tree, interogating attributes, child nodes, and a pretty print output.

To install HTML Tidy with HTML5 support, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install html-tidy

To upgrade HTML Tidy with HTML5 support, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade html-tidy


  • legal\LICENSE.txt Show
    # HTML Tidy
    ## HTML parser and pretty printer
    Copyright (c) 1998-2016 World Wide Web Consortium
    (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, European Research 
    Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics, Keio University).
    All Rights Reserved.
    Additional contributions (c) 2001-2016 University of Toronto, Terry Teague, 
    @geoffmcl, HTACG, and others.
    ### Contributing Author(s):
      Dave Raggett <[email protected]>
    The contributing author(s) would like to thank all those who
    helped with testing, bug fixes and suggestions for improvements. 
    This wouldn't have been possible without your help.
    This software and documentation is provided "as is," and
    the copyright holders and contributing author(s) make no
    representations or warranties, express or implied, including
    but not limited to, warranties of merchantability or fitness
    for any particular purpose or that the use of the software or
    documentation will not infringe any third party patents,
    copyrights, trademarks or other rights. 
    The copyright holders and contributing author(s) will not be held
    liable for any direct, indirect, special or consequential damages
    arising out of any use of the software or documentation, even if
    advised of the possibility of such damage.
    Permission is hereby granted to use, copy, modify, and distribute
    this source code, or portions hereof, documentation and executables,
    for any purpose, without fee, subject to the following restrictions:
    1. The origin of this source code must not be misrepresented.
    2. Altered versions must be plainly marked as such and must
    not be misrepresented as being the original source.
    3. This Copyright notice may not be removed or altered from any
    source or altered source distribution.
    The copyright holders and contributing author(s) specifically
    permit, without fee, and encourage the use of this source code
    as a component for supporting the Hypertext Markup Language in
    commercial products. If you use this source code in a product,
    acknowledgement is not required but would be appreciated.
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  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
    $toolsPath = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
    $packageArgs = @{
        PackageName    = 'html-tidy'
        FileFullPath   = gi $toolsPath\*
        FileFullPath64 = gi $toolsPath\*
        Destination    = $toolsPath
    ls $toolsPath\* | ? { $_.PSISContainer } | rm -Recurse -Force #remove older package dirs
    Get-ChocolateyUnzip @packageArgs
    rm $toolsPath\*.zip -ea 0
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Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
HTML Tidy with HTML5 support 5.4.0 512 Wednesday, March 1, 2017 approved
HTML Tidy with HTML5 support 155 Wednesday, March 1, 2017 approved
HTML Tidy with HTML5 support 166 Tuesday, February 28, 2017 approved
HTML Tidy with HTML5 support 377 Sunday, August 7, 2016 approved
HTML Tidy with HTML5 support 5.2.0 231 Wednesday, April 13, 2016 approved
HTML Tidy with HTML5 support 5.1.25 197 Saturday, March 12, 2016 approved

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