Downloads of v 1.3.1:


Last Update:

15 Feb 2015

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Mike Ward


markdown commonmark editor windows desktop text

Markdown Edit

This is not the latest version of Markdown Edit available.

1.3.1 | Updated: 15 Feb 2015



Downloads of v 1.3.1:


Software Author(s):

  • Mike Ward

Markdown Edit 1.3.1

This is not the latest version of Markdown Edit available.

All Checks are Unknown

2 Test of Unknown Status

Validation Testing Unknown

Verification Testing Unknown

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


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


To uninstall Markdown Edit, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade markdown-edit -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade markdown-edit -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure markdown-edit installed
    name: markdown-edit
    state: present
    version: 1.3.1
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

Coming early 2020! Central Managment Reporting available now! More information...

chocolatey_package 'markdown-edit' do
  action    :install
  version  '1.3.1'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: markdown-edit,
    Version: 1.3.1,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller markdown-edit
   Name     = 'markdown-edit'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '1.3.1'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'markdown-edit':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '1.3.1',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install markdown-edit version="1.3.1" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 15 Feb 2015.


Markdown Edit is a Windows desktop CommonMark (a.k.a. Markdown) editor with an emphasis on content and keyboard shortcuts. There is minimal window chrome and most functions are accessed through keyboard shortcuts. There is no main menu, status bar, tabbed windows or other distractions.

Install-ChocolateyPackage 'markdown-edit' 'msi' '/qb SKIPFRAMEWORKCHECK="1"' ''
$productcode = (gwmi win32_product | ? { $_.Name -Like "Markdown Edit*" } | % { $_.IdentifyingNumber } | Select-Object -First 1)
Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage "markdown-edit" "msi" "$productcode /qb"

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Markdown Edit 1.34 200 Monday, October 1, 2018 Approved
Markdown Edit 1.33 882 Tuesday, June 13, 2017 Approved
Markdown Edit 1.32 575 Thursday, February 2, 2017 Approved
Markdown Edit 1.31 522 Tuesday, November 15, 2016 Approved
Markdown Edit 1.29.1 563 Tuesday, August 9, 2016 Approved
Markdown Edit 1.21.0 656 Monday, January 25, 2016 Approved
Markdown Edit 1.20.1 329 Sunday, January 24, 2016 Approved
Markdown Edit 1.19 372 Monday, January 18, 2016 Approved
Markdown Edit 1.17.1 422 Tuesday, December 1, 2015 Approved

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