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Universal flash-, upload- and recovery-tool for AVM Fritz!Box.


This software is available in German language only.

The actual version of ruKernelTool is

This package puts the ruKernelTool files into $env:ChocolateyBinRoot\ruKernelTool.

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

C:\> choco install rukerneltool

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

C:\> choco upgrade rukerneltool


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'rukerneltool'
    $zipFile = ''
    $zipFilePath = Join-Path $env:TEMP $zipFile
    $url = ''
    $oldDestinationFolder = Join-Path $env:SystemDrive 'ruKernelTool'
    $binRoot = Get-BinRoot
    $destinationFolder = Join-Path $binRoot 'ruKernelTool'
    if ((Test-Path $oldDestinationFolder) -and ($oldDestinationFolder -ne $destinationFolder)) {
    $destinationFolder = $oldDestinationFolder
    Write-Output @"
    Warning: Deprecated installation folder detected: %SystemDrive%\ruKernelTool.
    This package will continue to install rukerneltool there unless you remove the deprecated installation folder.
    After you did that, reinstall this package again with the “-force” parameter. Then it will use %ChocolateyBinRoot%\ruKernelTool.
    $username = 'ruKernelTool2'
    $password = 'Bommelchen_2010'
    $webClient = New-Object System.Net.WebClient
    $webClient.Credentials = New-Object System.Net.Networkcredential($username, $password)
    Write-Output $('Downloading' + $url + '…')
    $webClient.DownloadFile($url, $zipFilePath)
    Get-ChocolateyUnzip $zipFilePath $destinationFolder
    Remove-Item $zipFilePath
  • tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'rukerneltool'
    $desktop = "$([Environment]::GetFolderPath("Desktop"))"
    $startMenu = "$([System.Environment]::GetFolderPath([System.Environment+SpecialFolder]::StartMenu))\Programs"
    $installDir1 = Join-Path $env:SystemDrive 'ruKernelTool'
    $installDir2 = Join-Path $env:SystemDrive 'tools\ruKernelTool'
    $installDir3 = Join-Path $env:ChocolateyBinRoot 'ruKernelTool'
    $shortcut1 = Join-Path $desktop 'ruKernelTool.lnk'
    $shortcut2 = Join-Path $startMenu 'ruKernelTool.lnk'
    $possibleItemsToRemove = @($installDir1, $installDir2, $installDir3, $shortcut1, $shortcut2)
    foreach ($itemToRemove in $possibleItemsToRemove) {
      if (Test-Path $itemToRemove) {
        Remove-Item -Recurse -Force $itemToRemove

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This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Rainer Ullrich


2013 Rainer Ullrich


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
ruKernelTool 184 Tuesday, August 9, 2016 approved
ruKernelTool 159 Thursday, July 21, 2016 approved
ruKernelTool 129 Monday, July 11, 2016 approved
ruKernelTool 117 Sunday, June 12, 2016 approved
ruKernelTool 115 Friday, June 10, 2016 approved
ruKernelTool 155 Tuesday, May 24, 2016 approved
ruKernelTool 158 Tuesday, April 19, 2016 approved
ruKernelTool 157 Tuesday, March 22, 2016 approved
ruKernelTool 157 Tuesday, February 23, 2016 approved
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