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Node JS (Install)


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This package was approved as a trusted package on 11/17/2015.

Node JS - Evented I/O for v8 JavaScript. Node's goal is to provide an easy way to build scalable network programs.

This package runs the official Node JS installer, resulting in Node.exe and NPM being installed under Program Files, and added to the SYSTEM PATH environment variable.

To install Node JS (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install nodejs.install

To upgrade Node JS (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade nodejs.install


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'nodejs.install'
    $installerType = 'msi'
    $url = ''
    $url64 = ''
    $silentArgs = '/quiet'
    $validExitCodes = @(0)
    Install-ChocolateyPackage "$packageName" "$installerType" "$silentArgs" "$url" "$url64"  -validExitCodes $validExitCodes
    $nodePath = "$env:SystemDrive\Program Files\nodejs"
    if (![System.IO.Directory]::Exists($nodePath)) {$nodePath = "$env:SystemDrive\Program Files (x86)\nodejs";}
    $env:Path = "$($env:Path);$nodePath"


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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Node JS (Install) 5.0.0 3790 Friday, November 6, 2015 approved
Node JS (Install) 4.2.2 253 Friday, November 6, 2015 approved
Node JS (Install) 4.2.1 11 Friday, November 6, 2015 approved
Node JS (Install) 4.2.0 8 Friday, November 6, 2015 approved
Node JS (Install) 4.1.2 11129 Monday, October 5, 2015 approved
Node JS (Install) 4.1.1 4320 Wednesday, September 23, 2015 approved
Node JS (Install) 4.1.0 2273 Thursday, September 17, 2015 approved
Node JS (Install) 4.0.0 2909 Thursday, September 10, 2015 approved
Node JS (Install) 0.12.7 18787 Sunday, July 12, 2015 approved
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