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MKVToolNix (Portable)


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This package was approved as a trusted package on 8/29/2019.

MKVToolNix is a set of tools to create, alter, split, join and inspect Matroska files (MKV).

With these tools one can get information about (mkvinfo) Matroska files, extract tracks/data from (mkvextract) Matroska files and create (mkvmerge) Matroska files from other media files. Matroska is a new multimedia file format aiming to become the new container format for the future. You can find more information about it and its underlying technology, the Extensible Binary Meta Language (EBML), at

To install MKVToolNix (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install mkvtoolnix.portable

To upgrade MKVToolNix (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade mkvtoolnix.portable


  • tools\ChocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
    $PackageName = 'mkvtoolnix'
    $Url32 = ''
    $Url64 = ''
    $Checksum32 = '6fdc4405a70a37c37c7ae9152053b5c8acba2940'
    $ChecksumType32 = 'sha1'
    $Checksum64 = '270659bd9fcc9a85bf801805028dda3087d62c7b'
    $ChecksumType64 = 'sha1'
    $ToolsPath = Split-Path -Parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
    $PackageArgs = @{
        PackageName    = $PackageName
        url            = $Url32
        Checksum       = $Checksum32
        ChecksumType   = $ChecksumType32
        url64          = $Url64
        Checksum64     = $Checksum64
        ChecksumType64 = $ChecksumType64
        UnzipLocation  = $ToolsPath
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @PackageArgs

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This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Moritz Bunkus


Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
MKVToolNix (Portable) 36.0.0 67 Saturday, August 10, 2019 approved
MKVToolNix (Portable) 35.0.0 103 Saturday, June 22, 2019 approved
MKVToolNix (Portable) 34.0.0 102 Saturday, May 18, 2019 approved
MKVToolNix (Portable) 33.1.0 104 Monday, April 15, 2019 approved
MKVToolNix (Portable) 33.0.0 54 Saturday, April 13, 2019 approved
MKVToolNix (Portable) 32.0.0 134 Wednesday, March 13, 2019 approved
MKVToolNix (Portable) 31.0.0 87 Tuesday, February 12, 2019 approved
MKVToolNix (Portable) 30.1.0 88 Sunday, January 6, 2019 approved
MKVToolNix (Portable) 30.0.0 63 Saturday, January 5, 2019 approved
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