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Node JS


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This package was approved as a trusted package on 1/27/2015.

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

This package is an alias for the nodejs.commandline package, which simply installs Node.exe to the Chocolatey folder. Does not include NPM.

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

C:\> choco install nodejs -version 0.8.17

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

C:\> choco upgrade nodejs -version 0.8.17


  • This package was created prior to July 2014 - when package content started being included on the site. You can download and unzip the package or use Nuget Package Explorer to see the contents.



Software Author(s)

  • Joyent


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Node JS 5.5.0 3220 Thursday, January 21, 2016 approved
Node JS 5.4.1 1738 Wednesday, January 13, 2016 approved
Node JS 5.4.0 1281 Wednesday, January 6, 2016 approved
Node JS 5.3.0 2703 Wednesday, December 16, 2015 approved
Node JS 5.2.0 1835 Wednesday, December 9, 2015 approved
Node JS 5.1.1 960 Friday, December 4, 2015 approved
Node JS 5.1.0 2812 Tuesday, November 17, 2015 approved
Node JS 5.0.0 2013 Friday, November 6, 2015 approved
Node JS 4.3.0 2 Tuesday, February 9, 2016 approved
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