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Everybody loves Chocolatey

Omer Shem-Tov
Dec 2, 2016 · 3 min read

or how to set a Windows development environment in less than 2 minutes work

I envy Linux users.

choco install googlechrome
choco install googlechrome
choco install sublime
choco install 7zip


If you’re wondering :”how can I install the choco command without using choco? Do I have to install it manually?” no, you don’t have to. just copy the command below and paste it in the command line to install choco:

powershell -NoProfile -ExecutionPolicy Bypass -Command "iex ((New-Object System.Net.WebClient).DownloadString(''))" && SET "PATH=%PATH%;%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\chocolatey\bin"
choco feature enable -n allowGlobalConfirmation
rem installing choco itself
@powershell -NoProfile -ExecutionPolicy Bypass -Command “iex ((new-object net.webclient).DownloadString( ‘'))" && SET PATH=%PATH%;%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\chocolatey\bin
rem setting automatic confirmation
choco feature enable -n allowGlobalConfirmation

choco install googlechrome
choco install sublimetext3
choco install 7zip.install
choco install python2
choco install nodejs -version 4.5.0
choco install git -params /GitAndUnixToolsOnPath
choco uninstall <application>
choco upgrade <application>
choco upgrade all

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