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WinHue (Install)


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This package was approved by moderator AdmiringWorm on 4/28/2017.

Screenshot of WinHue

WinHue is a windows desktop application to control the philips hue lighting system. It is was created for desktop pc using the microsoft .net framework. It is not intended to run on Windows phones and tablet and those plateforms will not be supported. WinHue also include a console version that comes with the installer.

Features :

  • Control the Philips Hue Lighting system via Microsoft Windows.
  • Create / Modify and delete : Groups, Schedules, Scenes and more.
  • Full control over lights / groups color, brightness, temperature, saturation, name.
  • Recurring Schedules and Timers !
  • Control your light from console.
  • Assign global keyboard shortcuts to your favorite actions and trigger them anywhere within windows.
  • Add rules or sensors.
  • IT'S FREE !


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

C:\> choco install winhue --version 3.0.28

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

C:\> choco upgrade winhue --version 3.0.28


  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
    $packageName    = 'winhue'
    $installerType  = 'EXE'
    $url            = '' 
    $checksum       = 'F9427BEB51164A8508D1F4EBEBF983C6C4F5E190A84AB18932AD159EE069CF72'
    $validExitCodes = @(0)
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName   = $packageName
      fileType      = 'EXE' 
      url           = $url
      silentArgs    = $silentArgs  
      validExitCodes= $validExitCodes
      softwareName  = 'WinHue*'
      checksum      = $checksum
      checksumType  = 'sha256'   
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Pascal Pharand


Release Notes

v3 RC1

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
WinHue (Install) 3.0.4718.0 5 Friday, July 5, 2019 waiting for maintainer
WinHue (Install) 3.0.2180.0 158 Saturday, June 9, 2018 approved
WinHue (Install) 3.0.1422.0 256 Sunday, January 21, 2018 approved
WinHue (Install) 3.0.28 307 Friday, April 28, 2017 approved
WinHue (Install) 3.0.27 404 Sunday, March 26, 2017 approved
WinHue (Install) 3.0.25 227 Friday, February 17, 2017 approved

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