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Webrecorder Player


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This package was approved as a trusted package on 8/12/2019.


Download the latest version for your platform. On OSX, you can move the extracted Webrecorder Player app into your Applications directory.
Start the application. (Note: At this time, Webrecorder Player is not yet signed through official app store, so you may have to accept launching unsigned apps).
Click Load Web Archive to select a web archive file and start browsing.

What are Web Archives?

A web archive is a record of web resources. It may include HTML and images, scripts, stylesheets, as well as video, audio and other elements that web pages and web apps are made of, all in one file.
Webrecorder Player currently supports browsing web archives in the following formats:

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

C:\> choco install webrecorderplayer

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

C:\> choco upgrade webrecorderplayer


  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
    $is64bit = Get-ProcessorBits 64
    if ($is64bit) {
      $path = "$toolsDir\webrecorder-player-win-x86_64-1.7.0.exe"
      $path = "$toolsDir\webrecorder-player-win-x86-1.7.0.exe"
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName      = 'webrecorderplayer'
      url              = ''
      url64            = ''
      checksum         = '9fe858b7ae938bbaffce8e4de5898274f8f8543627875634d1d0ff61af2bbc7a'
      checksum64       = '135b6a45ee936679cd5e18e6ee7e7570e22781b6338cafcd933f252a15d066b0'
      checksumType     = 'sha256'
      checksumType64   = 'sha256'
      toolsDir         = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
      softwareName     = 'Webrecorder Player*'
      fileFullPath     = "$path"
    Get-ChocolateyWebFile @packageArgs

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • rhizome




Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Webrecorder Player 1.6.4 63 Monday, March 11, 2019 approved
Webrecorder Player 1.0.9 186 Monday, February 12, 2018 approved
Webrecorder Player 1.0.8 150 Thursday, December 28, 2017 approved
Webrecorder Player 1.0.7 182 Sunday, November 26, 2017 approved
Webrecorder Player 1.0.6 138 Saturday, November 4, 2017 approved
Webrecorder Player 1.0.5 222 Tuesday, July 25, 2017 approved
Webrecorder Player 1.0.4 182 Thursday, June 22, 2017 approved

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