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Yarn (Install)


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This package was approved as a trusted package on 12/24/2017.

Yarn is a package manager for the npm and bower registries with a few specific

Determinism: Based around a version lockfile which ensures that operations on
the dependency graph can be easily transitioned. We check module directories
and verify their integrity to ensure Yarn install always produces the same file

Security: Strict guarantees are placed around package installation. You have
control over whether lifecycle scripts are executed for packages and package
hashes are stored in the lockfile to ensure you get the same package each time.

Performance: We're always performing operations such as package resolving and
fetching in parallel. This ensures little idle time and maximum resource

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

C:\> choco install yarn --version 1.3.2

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

C:\> choco upgrade yarn --version 1.3.2


  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'; # stop on all errors
    $packageName = 'yarn'
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName = $packageName
      softwareName = 'Yarn*'
      fileType = 'msi'
      silentArgs = "/qn /norestart /l*v `"$env:TEMP\chocolatey\$($packageName)\$($packageName).MsiInstall.log`""
      validExitCodes = @(0, 3010, 1641)
      checksumType = 'sha256'
      url = ''
      checksum = 'D2A4F6887381DF152B0595FCF3B5590C6A7BC7B380ED364AD9F11595D099664D'
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
    # Update Yarn's package.json file so it can tell that it was installed via Chocolatey.
    if (Test-Path "${env:ProgramFiles(x86)}\Yarn\package.json") {
      $path = "${env:ProgramFiles(x86)}\Yarn\package.json"
    } else {
      $path = "$env:ProgramFiles\Yarn\package.json"
    $script = @"
      (Get-Content -Path '$path') ``
        -replace 'installationMethod":.+', 'installationMethod": "choco",' ``
        | Set-Content '$path'
    Start-ChocolateyProcessAsAdmin -Statements $script

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Yarn Maintainers


Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Yarn (Install) 1.12.3 36216 Thursday, November 8, 2018 approved
Yarn (Install) 1.12.1 7220 Wednesday, October 31, 2018 approved
Yarn (Install) 1.10.1 20611 Monday, October 1, 2018 approved
Yarn (Install) 1.10.0 4293 Tuesday, September 25, 2018 approved
Yarn (Install) 1.9.4 53063 Friday, August 3, 2018 approved
Yarn (Install) 1.9.2 2578 Wednesday, August 1, 2018 approved
Yarn (Install) 1.7.0 37432 Thursday, May 24, 2018 approved
Yarn (Install) 1.6.0 17675 Sunday, April 15, 2018 approved
Yarn (Install) 1.5.1 20112 Tuesday, February 27, 2018 approved
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