1. C:\> choco install dropkick



    DropkicK is a fluent deployment framework that allows you to describe what you are trying to do in a fluent manner (C# anyone?). This package contains both the executable and the reference dll. Type dk /? for options.

  2. C:\> choco install dropkick.core

    DropkicK Core


    DropkicK is a fluent deployment framework that allows you to describe what you are trying to do in a fluent manner (C# anyone?). This package contains both the executable and the reference dll. Type dk /? for options.

  3. C:\> choco install hg

    Mercurial 3.3.3


    Mercurial is a free, distributed source control management tool. It efficiently handles projects of any size and offers an easy and intuitive interface.

  4. C:\> choco install boxstarter.common

    Boxstarter Common Module 2.4.205


    Provides common functions used by multiple Boxstarter Modules.



  5. C:\> choco install boxstarter.winconfig

    Boxstarter WinConfig Module 2.4.205


    Functions that Boxstarter uses to customize the windows environment.

  6. C:\> choco install boxstarter.chocolatey

    Boxstarter Chocolatey Module 2.4.205


    Creates a fresh developer (or non developer) environment from a bare OS utilizing powershell and chocolatey. Installs chocolatey, cutomizes windows settings, installs windows updates, handles reboots, installs windows features and your favorite applications.

  7. C:\> choco install boxstarter.bootstrapper

    Boxstarter Bootstrapper Module 2.4.205


    Boxstarter's Bootstrapper module provides a powershell wrapper that supports reboots and automatic logons and exposes commands that can detect pending reboots, perform logging and messaging, and several commands that can configure various windows settings.

  8. C:\> choco install boxstarter

    Boxstarter 2.4.205


    Repeatable, reboot resilient windows environment installations made easy using Chocolatey packages. When its time to repave either bare metal or virtualized instances, locally or on a remote machine, Boxstarter can automate both trivial and highly complex installations. Compatible with all Windows versions from Windows 7/2008 R2 forward.

  9. C:\> choco install boxstarter.hyperv

    Boxstarter HyperV Module 2.4.205


    Boxstarter's HyperV module includes functionality for targeting Hyper-V guest VMs with the ability to automatically configure them for remote installation and to create or restore snapshots at installation time.

  10. C:\> choco install gittfs

    GitTfs 0.21.0


    git-tfs is a two-way bridge between a TFS server and a local git repository, similar to git-svn. It fetches TFS changesets into a git repository, and lets you push your updates back to TFS.

  11. C:\> choco install boxstarter.azure

    Boxstarter Azure Module 2.4.205


    Boxstarter's Azure module includes functionality for targeting Azure VMs with the ability to save and restore checkpoints leveraging blob snapshots.

  12. C:\> choco install windowsliveinstaller

    Windows Live Installer 2012.0.0


    Script to check if windows live installer has been previously downloaded to temp folder. This package is not intended to be installed on its own but is a dependency for Individual Windows Live product packages.


  13. C:\> choco install ext2fsd

    Ext2Fsd 0.53


    Open source ext3/4 file system driver for Windows ### Note The uninstaller doesn’t work silently.

  14. C:\> choco install thegiant.tools

    Matt's Tools 1.3


    Tools and stuff I make sure I install on all of the machines I regularly use (home or work). I'm new at this and the first couple of releases weren't tested and had issues. I was too excited and rushed them out. I think I got it's all ok for now, unless I forgot something.

  15. C:\> choco install posh-git-hg

    Posh-GIT-HG 1.0.4


    A altered profile prompt function to allow Posh-HG and Posh-Git to function on the same machine. This is based on a StackOverflow answer that posted a profile script modifying a user's powershell prompt to play nice with both Posh-HG and Posh-GIT.

  16. C:\> choco install thegiant.fonts

    Matt's Fonts Pack 1.1


    This is a package of the fonts I like to install, I split this out from my other packages.

  17. C:\> choco install boxstarter.testrunner

    Boxstarter Test Runner Module 2.4.205


    Boxstarter's Test Runner module makes it easy to automate the testing and publishing of Chocolatey packages.

  18. C:\> choco install thegiant.freshinstall

    Matt's Tools and Updates for a Fresh OS install 1.2


    This is everything I install, or update on any new machine or fresh install, usually work machines. I'm new at this and the first couple of releases weren't tested and had issues. I was too excited and rushed them out. I think I got it's all ok for now, unless I forgot something.

  19. C:\> choco install biggit

    BigGit 1.1.5


    BigGit is a powershell module that accompanies git-tf and assists in bridging git with large TFS repositories with lots of workspace mappings

  20. C:\> choco install thegiant.cleanup

    Matt's PC Maintenance and Clean up tools 1.0.20131022


    These are the tools I use to clean up and maintain a PC

  21. C:\> choco install nquant

    nQuant 1.0.3


    nQuant is a .net color quantizer that can dramatically reduce the size of images with little to no perceptible quality loss.

  22. C:\> choco install mailboxlogparser

    MailboxLogParser 1.0


    MailboxLogParser works with Exchange ActiveSync mailbox logs to perform four main tasks: 1. Display a quick table view of the summary data with the raw data in a preview pane for quick navigation of mailbox logs 2. Generate CSV output with a table containing rows of summary and analysis data for each mailbox log entry in all loaded mailbox logs ... More information

  23. C:\> choco install unfreez



    UnFREEz is a high-speed Windows application that will take any number of images, saved as separate GIF files, and create a single animated GIF from those images. What makes this program unique from its competitors? First and foremost, UnFREEz is freeware, which means you may use it forever without paying a cent or feeling the slightest bit guilty. ... More information

  24. C:\> choco install win-no-annoy

    win-no-annoy 1.0.1


    Remove that which is annoying in a default windows install. Disables IE Enhanced Security Configuration and Server Manager opening at logon as well as adjusting win explorer options to display hiden files, folders and extensions.



  25. C:\> choco install nspec4nunit



    Uses NSpec version Please ensure that NUnit is installed prior to installing NSpec4NUnit.

  26. C:\> choco install vigilantcupcake

    Vigilant Cupcake 0.8.0


    A tool to update and maintain you hosts file from fragments and remote sources

  27. C:\> choco install packer-windows-plugins -pre

    Packer Windows Plugins 1.0.0-RC14


    A tool for creating identical Windows Machine images from a single source configuration.

  28. C:\> choco install tcptrace



    Basically you use it as a tunnel between your client and server. Start tcptrace.exe and up comes a dialog box asking for local port #, destination server, and destination port # (Ignore the logging options for now) Fill these in, click Ok, and wow are you going to have fun.

  29. C:\> choco install droidsansmono

    Droid Sans Mono 2014.12.31


    Droid Sans Mono is a fixed width version of Droid Sans. The Droid Sans Mono typefaces were designed by Steve Matteson of Ascender Corp. The Droid Sans Mono fonts feature non-proportional spacing for displaying text in a tabular setting and other uses where a monospaced font is desired. Droid Sans Mono has excellent legibility characteristics in its... More information

  30. C:\> choco install pan

    Pan Newsreader 0.140.216


    Pan is a Usenet newsreader that's good at both text and binaries. It supports offline reading, scoring and killfiles, yEnc, NZB, binary uploading, PGP handling, multiserver, and secure connections. It's also the only Unix newsreader to get a perfect score on the Good Net-Keeping Seal of Approval evaluations. It runs on Unix and Unix-like operating ... More information