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KDevelop is a free software integrated development environment (IDE) developed under the KDE Umbrella. KDevelop provides support for a wide variety of languages (such as C/C++, Python, PHP, Ruby, ...) via an extensible plugin framework.

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

C:\> choco install kdevelop

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

C:\> choco upgrade kdevelop


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $url32       = ""
    $url64       = ""
    $checksum32  = "b17bef8d76fca5ffce7a2fe2d8e7417de824fee051d8c06296b249d06b614a8f"
    $checksum64  = "11d0ea458916c7231734c7703836ae7ce0ad6b31ded0bf943d81dda93aff9d8e"
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
    (Get-WmiObject -Class Win32_OperatingSystem).Version -match "(?<Major>\d+).(?<Minor>\d+).(?<Build>\d+)" | Out-Null
    [float]::TryParse(("{0}.{1}{2}" -f $Matches.Major, $Matches.Minor, $Matches.Build), [ref]$winVer ) | Out-Null
    if ($winVer -le 10.0)
        # Windows versions previous to Windows 10 require a prerequisite hotfix 
        if (-not (Get-HotFix -Id KB2999226 -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue))
            Write-Error "A prerequisite for installing Visual Studio 2015 applications is to have hotfix KB2999226 installed. See for more details"
    $installArgs  = "/S"
    $params = @{
      packageName    = "kdevelop"
      fileType       = "EXE"
      silentArgs     = $installArgs
      url            = $url32
      url64Bit       = $url64
      checksum       = $checksum32
      checksum64     = $checksum64
      checksumType   = "sha256"
      checksumType64 = "sha256"
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @params
    [array]$key = Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName "Kdevelop*"
    if ($key -ne $null) {
    	Install-BinFile -Name "kdevelop" -Path $key.DisplayIcon
  • tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    [array]$key = Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName "Kdevelop*"
    if ($key -ne $null) {
    	Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage "kdevelop" "EXE" "/S" -File $key.UninstallString
    	Uninstall-BinFile -Name "kdevelop" -Path $key.DisplayIcon

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Software Author(s)

  • KDE


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
KDevelop 5.1.0 10 Tuesday, March 21, 2017 responded

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