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Q-Dir (Install)


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This package was approved as a trusted package on 2/7/2018.

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Q-Dir (the Quad Explorer) makes your files and folder easy to manage, as an installed or portable Windows program.

Fast and easy access to your hard disks, network folders, USB-Stiks, floppy disks and other storage devices.

Q-Dir i a good file manager with an amazing Quadro-View technique.
You don't have to renounce the usual, Drag and Drop, all Views, and other functions of your system.

No! Q-Dir gives you other nice functions, that make you happy.
One can save many hand moves and also time!

Q-Dir does not have to be installed and can be executed easily from the desktop, and can be carried on a small usb-stick or other memory device.


To install Q-Dir (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install qdir --version 6.85

To upgrade Q-Dir (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade qdir --version 6.85


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  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
    $packageName    = 'qdir'
    $softwareName   = 'Q-Dir'
    $installerType  = 'EXE'
    $toolsDir       = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    $url            = ''
    $checksum       = 'E168494DA3B459FE077DC8274809EAA76387C937C8CADDF0EB4B533AB2964D74'
    $url64          = ''
    $checksum64     = '5B9825AE36593EBF9B97EED062E82511495CCCA10A0698DB2351EDCC81398AB2'
    $silentArgs     = '/S'
    $validExitCodes = @(0,1)
    $bits = Get-ProcessorBits
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName    = $packageName
      unzipLocation  = $toolsDir
      fileType       = 'ZIP' 
      url            = $url
      checksum       = $checksum 
      checksumType   = 'sha256'
      url64          = $url64
      checksum64     = $checksum64
      checksumType64 = 'sha256'  
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs
    if ($bits -eq 64)
        $fileLocation = "$toolsDir\Q-Dir_Installer_x64.exe"
       } else {
        $fileLocation = "$toolsDir\Q-Dir_Installer_UC.exe"
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName   = $packageName
      fileType      = 'EXE'
      file          = $fileLocation
      silentArgs    = $silentArgs
      validExitCodes= $validExitCodes
      softwareName  = $softwareName
    Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs
    Remove-Item $fileLocation | out-null

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Nenad Hrg


by Nenad Hrg


Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Q-Dir (Install) 7.77 193 Sunday, September 1, 2019 approved
Q-Dir (Install) 7.76 360 Wednesday, August 28, 2019 approved
Q-Dir (Install) 7.75 283 Wednesday, August 21, 2019 approved
Q-Dir (Install) 7.74 202 Monday, August 19, 2019 approved
Q-Dir (Install) 7.73 333 Tuesday, August 6, 2019 approved
Q-Dir (Install) 7.72 200 Saturday, August 3, 2019 approved
Q-Dir (Install) 7.71 170 Wednesday, July 31, 2019 approved
Q-Dir (Install) 7.69 220 Friday, July 26, 2019 approved
Q-Dir (Install) 7.68 236 Sunday, July 21, 2019 approved
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