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Downloads of v 2.0.14:


Last Update:

08 May 2024

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Lexikos


automation hotkeys scripting windows foss admin




Downloads of v 2.0.14:



Software Author(s):

  • Lexikos


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This package was rejected on 12 Jun 2024. The reviewer chocolatey-ops has listed the following reason(s):

chocolatey-community (maintainer) on 08 May 2024 08:49:49 +00:00:

User 'chocolatey-community' (maintainer) submitted package.

chocolatey-ops (reviewer) on 08 May 2024 09:22:54 +00:00:

autohotkey has passed automated validation. It may have or may still fail other checks like testing (verification).
NOTE: No required changes that the validator checks have been flagged! It is appreciated if you fix other items, but only Requirements will hold up a package version from approval. A human review could still turn up issues a computer may not easily find.


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  • In the ReleaseNotes element of the nuspec file a potentially invalid Url has been found. Recommendation is to fix this URL More...

chocolatey-ops (reviewer) on 08 May 2024 14:07:25 +00:00:

autohotkey has failed automated package testing (verification).
Please visit https://gist.github.com/choco-bot/7fa188d80946e3e3adbae607f3ab746a for details.
The package status will be changed and will be waiting on your next actions.

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chocolatey-ops (reviewer) on 28 May 2024 09:27:34 +00:00:

We've found autohotkey v2.0.14 in a submitted status and waiting for your next actions. It has had no updates for 20 or more days since a reviewer has asked for corrections. Please note that if there is no response or fix of the package within 15 days of this message, this package version will automatically be closed (rejected) due to being stale.

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chocolatey-ops (reviewer) on 12 Jun 2024 09:32:16 +00:00:

Unfortunately there has not been progress to move autohotkey v2.0.14 towards an approved status within 15 days after the last review message, so we need to close (reject) the package version at this time. If you want to pick this version up and move it towards approval in the future, use the contact site admins link on the package page and we can move it back into a submitted status so you can submit updates.

Status Change - Changed status of package from 'submitted' to 'rejected'.


AutoHotkey is a free, open source macro-creation and automation software utility that allows users to automate repetitive tasks. It is driven by a custom scripting language that is aimed specifically at providing keyboard shortcuts, otherwise known as hotkeys.


  • Automate almost anything by sending keystrokes and mouse clicks
  • Write a mouse or keyboard macro by hand or a macro recorder
  • Remap keys and buttons on your keyboard, joystick, and mouse
  • Create hotkeys for keyboard, joystick, and mouse
  • Essentially any key, button or combination can become a hotkey
  • Expand abbreviations as you type them
  • Retrieve and change the clipboard's contents
  • Convert any AHK script into an executable file that can be run on computers where AutoHotkey is not installed
  • Create custom data-entry forms, user interfaces and menu bars
  • Automate data entry jobs by reading data from text files, XML, CSV, Excel and various database formats
  • Read signals from hand-held remote controls via the WinLIRC client script
  • Supports Component Object Model (COM)
  • Supports advanced programming constructs such as arrays, objects, hashtables, variadic functions etc.
  • DLL calls and Windows Messages
  • Perl Compatible Regular Expressions (PCRE).
  • Interactive debugging features
  • Much more ...

#Install-VirtualPackage 'autohotkey.portable' 'autohotkey.install'

No results available for this package. We are building up results for older packages over time so expect to see results. If this is a new package, it should have results within a day or two.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
AutoHotkey 2.0.17 7 Wednesday, June 5, 2024
Waiting for Maintainer
AutoHotkey 2.0.16 12 Thursday, May 30, 2024
Waiting for Maintainer
AutoHotkey 2.0.15 12 Thursday, May 16, 2024
Waiting for Maintainer
AutoHotkey 1.1.37 9109 Sunday, July 2, 2023 Approved
AutoHotkey 100173 Wednesday, December 7, 2022 Approved
AutoHotkey 8813 Friday, December 2, 2022 Approved
AutoHotkey 4352 Thursday, December 1, 2022 Approved
AutoHotkey 21516 Sunday, October 30, 2022 Approved
AutoHotkey 31166 Tuesday, August 23, 2022 Approved
AutoHotkey 34898 Sunday, June 5, 2022 Approved
AutoHotkey 19459 Friday, May 13, 2022 Approved
AutoHotkey 9469 Sunday, May 8, 2022 Approved
AutoHotkey 6487 Thursday, May 5, 2022 Approved
AutoHotkey 15948 Wednesday, April 20, 2022 Approved
AutoHotkey 58827 Sunday, August 29, 2021 Approved
AutoHotkey 29758 Saturday, May 8, 2021 Approved
AutoHotkey 13709 Saturday, April 24, 2021 Approved
AutoHotkey 5019 Wednesday, April 21, 2021 Approved
AutoHotkey 16477 Sunday, March 14, 2021 Approved
AutoHotkey 6384 Wednesday, March 10, 2021 Approved
AutoHotkey 8424 Tuesday, March 2, 2021 Approved
AutoHotkey 43167 Friday, July 17, 2020 Approved
AutoHotkey 5098 Monday, July 13, 2020 Approved
AutoHotkey 8178 Tuesday, June 30, 2020 Approved
AutoHotkey 39101 Sunday, November 24, 2019 Approved
AutoHotkey 14551 Monday, October 14, 2019 Approved
AutoHotkey 10671 Saturday, September 28, 2019 Approved
AutoHotkey 37499 Friday, April 5, 2019 Approved
AutoHotkey 2590 Monday, April 1, 2019 Approved
AutoHotkey 30295 Sunday, November 11, 2018 Approved
AutoHotkey 17518 Wednesday, August 22, 2018 Approved
AutoHotkey 15301 Saturday, June 2, 2018 Approved
AutoHotkey 3599 Friday, May 25, 2018 Approved
AutoHotkey 11007 Saturday, April 7, 2018 Approved
AutoHotkey 2153 Saturday, March 31, 2018 Approved
AutoHotkey 15312 Sunday, February 11, 2018 Approved
AutoHotkey 14725 Sunday, January 21, 2018 Approved
AutoHotkey 10943 Tuesday, January 16, 2018 Approved
AutoHotkey 1297 Tuesday, January 16, 2018 Approved
AutoHotkey 5181 Wednesday, January 10, 2018 Approved
AutoHotkey 4831 Saturday, January 6, 2018 Approved
AutoHotkey 5023 Monday, January 1, 2018 Approved
AutoHotkey 1204 Sunday, December 31, 2017 Approved
AutoHotkey 4722 Monday, December 25, 2017 Approved
AutoHotkey 22723 Sunday, July 16, 2017 Approved
AutoHotkey 3790 Saturday, June 10, 2017 Approved
AutoHotkey 3091 Saturday, May 13, 2017 Approved
AutoHotkey 4932 Sunday, March 5, 2017 Approved
AutoHotkey 679 Saturday, March 4, 2017 Approved
AutoHotkey 2783 Friday, February 3, 2017 Approved
AutoHotkey 3381 Saturday, December 17, 2016 Approved
AutoHotkey 2412 Saturday, November 19, 2016 Approved
AutoHotkey 1980 Thursday, October 13, 2016 Approved
AutoHotkey 5098 Tuesday, August 2, 2016 Approved
AutoHotkey 997 Sunday, May 22, 2016 Approved
AutoHotkey 535 Friday, May 20, 2016 Approved
AutoHotkey 556 Sunday, May 15, 2016 Approved
AutoHotkey 2501 Sunday, March 27, 2016 Approved
AutoHotkey 708 Saturday, March 26, 2016 Approved
AutoHotkey 1523 Saturday, March 12, 2016 Approved
AutoHotkey 481 Saturday, March 12, 2016 Approved
AutoHotkey 2422 Sunday, January 24, 2016 Approved
AutoHotkey 1065 Saturday, January 16, 2016 Approved
AutoHotkey 2753 Wednesday, November 11, 2015 Approved
AutoHotkey 1898 Sunday, September 27, 2015 Approved
AutoHotkey 1168 Tuesday, September 15, 2015 Approved
AutoHotkey 1813 Wednesday, August 19, 2015 Approved
AutoHotkey 2079 Sunday, July 12, 2015 Approved
AutoHotkey 2183 Wednesday, May 27, 2015 Approved
AutoHotkey 731 Sunday, May 24, 2015 Approved
AutoHotkey 1300 Friday, May 1, 2015 Approved
AutoHotkey 1210 Sunday, April 12, 2015 Approved
AutoHotkey 935 Saturday, April 4, 2015 Approved
AutoHotkey 612 Friday, April 3, 2015 Approved
AutoHotkey 785 Saturday, March 28, 2015 Approved
AutoHotkey 896 Saturday, March 21, 2015 Approved
AutoHotkey 926 Wednesday, March 11, 2015 Approved
AutoHotkey 591 Tuesday, March 10, 2015 Approved
AutoHotkey 658 Sunday, March 8, 2015 Approved
AutoHotkey 1421 Wednesday, February 11, 2015 Approved
AutoHotkey 1136 Sunday, January 25, 2015 Approved
AutoHotkey 1141 Wednesday, January 7, 2015 Approved
AutoHotkey 775 Tuesday, December 30, 2014 Approved
AutoHotkey 486 Sunday, December 28, 2014 Approved
AutoHotkey 504 Saturday, December 27, 2014 Approved
AutoHotkey (Install) 2400 Sunday, September 28, 2014 Approved
AutoHotkey (Install) 881 Tuesday, September 16, 2014 Approved
AutoHotkey (Install) 719 Thursday, September 11, 2014 Approved
AutoHotkey (Install) 502 Thursday, September 11, 2014 Approved
AutoHotkey (Install) 615 Tuesday, September 9, 2014 Approved
AutoHotkey (Install) 1074 Tuesday, August 12, 2014 Approved
AutoHotkey (Install) 778 Saturday, August 2, 2014 Approved
AutoHotkey (Install) 986 Tuesday, July 8, 2014 Approved
AutoHotkey (Install) 767 Monday, June 30, 2014 Approved
AutoHotkey (Install) 1289 Monday, May 5, 2014 Approved
AutoHotkey (Install) 798 Friday, April 25, 2014 Approved
AutoHotkey (Install) 1332 Saturday, February 15, 2014 Approved
AutoHotkey (Install) 933 Thursday, January 30, 2014 Approved
AutoHotkey (Install) 1077 Sunday, January 19, 2014 Approved
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