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Downloads of v


Last Update:

26 Nov 2014

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Sven Strickroth and Frank Li


git tortoise chocolatey


This is not the latest version of TortoiseGit available.

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Downloads of v


Software Author(s):

  • Sven Strickroth and Frank Li


This is not the latest version of TortoiseGit available.

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Some Checks Have Failed or Are Not Yet Complete

Not All Tests Have Passed

Validation Testing Unknown

Verification Testing Unknown

Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


To uninstall TortoiseGit, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


Deployment Method:


This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to

2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade tortoisegit -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="''" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade tortoisegit -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="''" 

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install tortoisegit
    name: tortoisegit
    version: ''
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'tortoisegit' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  ''

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller tortoisegit
    Name     = "tortoisegit"
    Version  = ""
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'tortoisegit':
  ensure   => '',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

Package Approved

This package was approved by moderator ferventcoder on 27 Nov 2014.


TortoiseGit is the coolest Interface to (Git) Version Control. It is a port of TortoiseSVN for Git. TortoiseGit supports you with regular tasks, such as committing, showing logs, diffing two versions, creating branches and tags, creating patches and so on.
| Please install with chocolatey (

Install-ChocolateyPackage 'TortoiseGit' 'MSI' '/QN /norestart REBOOT=ReallySuppress' '' ''

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TortoiseGit 430104 Saturday, October 10, 2020 Approved
TortoiseGit 39949 Tuesday, March 24, 2020 Approved
TortoiseGit 2939 Friday, March 20, 2020 Approved
TortoiseGit 7654 Sunday, March 1, 2020 Approved
TortoiseGit 29839 Thursday, October 31, 2019 Approved
TortoiseGit 58157 Friday, March 1, 2019 Approved
TortoiseGit 16018 Sunday, August 19, 2018 Approved
TortoiseGit 17350 Saturday, February 17, 2018 Approved
TortoiseGit 15046 Sunday, July 23, 2017 Approved
TortoiseGit 9499 Sunday, February 26, 2017 Approved
TortoiseGit 3234 Tuesday, January 31, 2017 Approved
TortoiseGit 5280 Thursday, October 20, 2016 Approved
TortoiseGit 4040 Wednesday, July 6, 2016 Approved
TortoiseGit 2885 Sunday, March 27, 2016 Approved
TortoiseGit 624 Saturday, March 26, 2016 Approved
TortoiseGit 2139 Tuesday, March 1, 2016 Approved
TortoiseGit 4898 Monday, November 2, 2015 Approved
TortoiseGit 3587 Wednesday, August 5, 2015 Approved
TortoiseGit 3793 Monday, May 4, 2015 Approved
TortoiseGit 948 Tuesday, April 14, 2015 Approved
TortoiseGit 2649 Friday, February 20, 2015 Approved
TortoiseGit 3228 Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Approved
TortoiseGit 3179 Monday, September 1, 2014 Approved
TortoiseGit 916 Thursday, August 21, 2014 Approved
TortoiseGit 2082 Thursday, June 12, 2014 Approved
TortoiseGit 1731 Wednesday, April 2, 2014 Approved
TortoiseGit 1644 Monday, January 20, 2014 Approved
TortoiseGit 1.8.6 1408 Monday, October 28, 2013 Approved
TortoiseGit 1.8.5 1155 Tuesday, August 20, 2013 Approved
TortoiseGit 1.8.4 905 Tuesday, July 9, 2013 Approved
TortoiseGit 1.8.3 1010 Monday, May 6, 2013 Approved
TortoiseGit 1.8.2 803 Saturday, March 30, 2013 Approved
TortoiseGit 1.8.1 903 Tuesday, February 12, 2013 Approved
TortoiseGit 1.8.0 681 Friday, February 1, 2013 Approved
TortoiseGit 1.7.14 750 Saturday, October 27, 2012 Approved
TortoiseGit 999 Sunday, January 22, 2012 Approved
TortoiseGit 573 Saturday, January 21, 2012 Approved

    • git (≥ 1.9.4)
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