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Downloads of v 2.2.4-pre-20210113:


Last Update:

13 Jan 2021

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • fourtf


chatterino2 twitch chat irc chatterino chatclient


This is a prerelease version of Chatterino.

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2.2.4-pre-20210113 | Updated: 13 Jan 2021



Downloads of v 2.2.4-pre-20210113:



Software Author(s):

  • fourtf

Chatterino 2.2.4-pre-20210113

This is a prerelease version of Chatterino.

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Validation Testing Passed

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We recommend clicking the "Details" link to make your own decision on installing this package.

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


To uninstall Chatterino, 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 chatterino -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'2.2.4-pre-20210113'" --prerelease [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 chatterino -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'2.2.4-pre-20210113'" --prerelease

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install chatterino
    name: chatterino
    version: '2.2.4-pre-20210113'
    state: present
    allow_prerelease: yes

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'chatterino' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '2.2.4-pre-20210113'
  options  '--prerelease'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller chatterino
    Name        = "chatterino"
    Version     = "2.2.4-pre-20210113"
    Source      = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
    chocoParams = "--prerelease"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'chatterino':
  ensure          => '2.2.4-pre-20210113',
  install_options => ['--prerelease'],
  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 as a trusted package on 13 Jan 2021.


Chatterino is a chat client for Twitch chat. It aims to be an improved/extended version of the Twitch web chat.

md5: 072D88DE574F097668D682EF0FE40205 | sha1: 7CA18EACD676D1AC6203B6215767794A28637A07 | sha256: FE97962AFB2B179AFEF78A22505639CA6A32581436CA42F86D4F2A1F83499CFC | sha512: 1FAE8DB16506C56336D53E70E3E285FED1B7C13FFE01E1F4E84B252DCA9CAB0AD9C6034B35709D1D4807E4B699CFCAD737019DBA0D92B2A1738B496F95779552
Get-Process chatterino | Foreach-Object { $_.CloseMainWindow() | Out-Null } | stop-process –force
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
$toolsDir     = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$fileLocation = Join-Path $toolsDir ''
$packagename  = 'Chatterino'

Get-ChocolateyUnzip -FileFullPath "$(Split-Path -Parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)\\" -Destination "C:\Program Files\Chatterino" -PackageName "Chatterino"
Install-ChocolateyShortcut -ShortcutFilePath "$env:USERPROFILE\Desktop\Chatterino.lnk" -TargetPath "C:\Program Files\Chatterino\chatterino.exe"
Remove-Item -Path "C:\Program files\Chatterino" -Force -Recurse
Remove-Item -Path "$env:USERPROFILE\Desktop\Chatterino.lnk" -Force
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This package is published by the creator of Chatterino himself. The binary can be found on Chatterino's official website.

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Chatterino 2.4.1 6 Monday, April 10, 2023 Approved
Chatterino 2.4.0 590 Thursday, December 1, 2022 Approved
Chatterino 2.4.0-beta 30 Thursday, November 24, 2022 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.6-alpha-20221019 48 Wednesday, October 19, 2022 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.6-alpha-20220821 77 Sunday, August 21, 2022 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.6-alpha-20220522 106 Sunday, May 22, 2022 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.5 519 Sunday, April 17, 2022 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.5-beta1 52 Sunday, April 3, 2022 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.5-alpha-20220323 49 Wednesday, March 23, 2022 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.5-alpha-20220113 107 Thursday, January 13, 2022 Exempted
Chatterino 2.3.5-alpha-20211201 85 Wednesday, December 1, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.5-alpha-20211009 106 Saturday, October 9, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.5-alpha-20210922 64 Wednesday, September 22, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.5-alpha-20210908 60 Wednesday, September 8, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.5-alpha-20210825 65 Wednesday, August 25, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.4 634 Friday, August 6, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.4-beta 63 Thursday, August 5, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.4-alpha-20210728 95 Wednesday, July 28, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.3 119 Tuesday, August 3, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.3-beta 103 Wednesday, July 14, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.2 355 Wednesday, May 19, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.2-beta 77 Monday, May 17, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.1 124 Monday, May 17, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.1-beta 106 Tuesday, May 4, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.0 236 Friday, April 23, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.3.0-beta 110 Sunday, April 18, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.2.4-pre-20210414 122 Wednesday, April 14, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.2.4-pre-20210407 105 Wednesday, April 7, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.2.4-pre-20210325 138 Thursday, March 25, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.2.4-pre-20210310 138 Wednesday, March 10, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.2.4-pre-20210217 143 Wednesday, February 17, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.2.4-pre-20210210 106 Wednesday, February 10, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.2.4-pre-20210203 105 Wednesday, February 3, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.2.4-pre-20210127 117 Wednesday, January 27, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.2.4-pre-20210120 101 Wednesday, January 20, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.2.4-pre-20210113 127 Wednesday, January 13, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.2.4-pre-20210106 97 Wednesday, January 6, 2021 Approved
Chatterino 2.2.4-pre-20201223 124 Wednesday, December 23, 2020 Approved
Chatterino 2.2.4-pre-20201216 105 Wednesday, December 16, 2020 Approved
Chatterino 2.2.4-pre-20201209 90 Wednesday, December 9, 2020 Approved
Chatterino 2.2.4-pre-20201202 95 Wednesday, December 2, 2020 Approved
Chatterino 2.2.4-pre-20201125 86 Wednesday, November 25, 2020 Approved
Chatterino 2.2.4-pre-20201118 93 Wednesday, November 18, 2020 Approved
Chatterino 2.2.3-beta 146 Tuesday, October 20, 2020 Exempted
Chatterino 2.2.2 500 Wednesday, September 30, 2020 Approved
Chatterino 2.2.1 88 Monday, October 12, 2020 Approved
Chatterino 2.2.0 94 Monday, October 12, 2020 Approved
Chatterino 2.1.7 88 Monday, October 12, 2020 Approved
Chatterino 2.1.6 80 Monday, October 12, 2020 Approved
Chatterino 2.1.5 88 Monday, October 12, 2020 Approved
Chatterino 2.1.4 92 Monday, October 12, 2020 Approved
Chatterino 2.1.3 79 Monday, October 12, 2020 Approved
Chatterino 2.1.2 96 Monday, October 12, 2020 Approved
Chatterino 2.1.0 99 Monday, October 12, 2020 Approved



  • Minor: Added automatic streamer mode detection to Linux.
  • Minor: Added option to supress live notifications when streamer mode is active.
  • Minor: Updated the listing of top-level domains.
  • Bugfix: Fix RECONNECT messages from Twitch not being respected properly.
  • Bugfix: Fix anonymous users being pinged by "username" justinfan64537.


  • Minor: Added a button to the split context menu to open the moderation view for a channel when the account selected has moderator permissions.
  • Bugfix: Fix an IRC crash bug that occurred when the "Limit message height" setting was enabled and a message was being split up into multiple lines.


  • Minor: Added option to match mentioned user to their chat colour.
  • Minor: Added username truecase autocompletion.
  • Dev: Migrated TwitchAccount::(un)followUser from Kraken to Helix and moved it to Helix::(un)followUser.


  • Minor: Placeholder text fixes.
  • Minor: Made BetterTTV emote tooltips use authors' display name.
  • Minor: Added Ctrl + 1/2/3/... and Ctrl+9 shortcuts to Emote Popup (activated with Ctrl+E). They work exactly the same as shortcuts in main window.
  • Minor: Added reconnect link to the "You are banned" message.
  • Minor: Improved search popup window titles.


  • Minor: Tab and split titles now use display/localized channel names.
  • Minor: Add a setting to limit the amount of historical messages loaded from the Recent Messages API.
  • Bugfix: Fix a crash bug that occurred when moving splits across windows and closing the "parent tab".
  • Dev: Migrated Kraken::getUser to Helix.


  • Minor: Made "#channel" in /mentions tab a clickable link which takes you to the channel that you were mentioned in.
  • Minor: Flag all popup dialogs as actual dialogs so they get the relevant window manager hints.
  • Bugfix: Fix a freeze caused by ignored and replaced phrases followed by Twitch Emotes.


  • Minor: Added a link to to context menu when right-clicking Twitch emotes.
  • Minor: Added a keyboard shortcut (Ctrl+F5) for "Reconnect"
  • Minor: Made Try to find usernames without @ prefix option still resolve usernames when special characters (commas, dots, (semi)colons, exclamation mark, question mark) are appended to them.
  • Dev: Updated minimum required Qt framework version to 5.12.


  • Minor: Flag all popup dialogs as actual dialogs so they get the relevant window manager hints.
  • Minor: Added placeholder text for message text input box.
  • Minor: Don't show update button for nightly builds on macOS and Linux, this was already the case for Windows.
  • Minor: Made usercard update user's display name.
  • Bugfix: Fix crash occurring when pressing Escape in the Color Picker Dialog.
  • Bugfix: Fix a crash caused by FrankerFaceZ responding with invalid emote links.
  • Bugfix: Fix a bug that caused Ignore page to fall into an infinity loop with an empty pattern and regex enabled.
  • Bugfix: Fix : emote completion menu ignoring emote capitalization.
  • Bugfix: Fixed previous link info not updating after Link information setting is enabled



  • Added "Channel Filters". Refer to for documentation.
  • Added Streamer Mode configuration (under Settings -> General), where you can select which features of Chatterino should behave differently when you are in Streamer Mode. (#2001)
  • Added emote completion using a colon (:) to the whispers channel.
  • Added a viewer list button to twitch channel header.
  • Added followage and subage information to usercard.
  • Added an option to only open channels specified in command line with -c parameter. You can also use --help to display short help message.
  • Added customizable timeout buttons to the user info popup.
  • Added image for streamer mode in the user popup icon.
  • Added vip and unvip buttons.
  • Added settings for displaying a line where the last read message was.
  • Settings now enabled by default:
    • Colorized nicknames
    • Show channels live
    • Bold usernames
  • Removed loading of "v1" window layouts. If you haven't updated Chatterino in more than 2 years, there's a chance you will lose your window layout.
  • Removed update checking on unsupported platforms.
  • Improved UX of the "Login expired!" message.
  • Improved viewer list window visibility.
  • Fixed the current channels emotes not appearing at the top of the emote picker popup.
  • Fixed the user popup needing to be refreshed to see new messagesUser popup will now automatically display messages as they are received.
  • Fixed the grammar in two rate-limited system messages.
  • Fixed PageUp and PageDown not scrolling in the selected split.
  • Fixed a bug preventing users from setting the highlight color of the second entry in the "User" highlights tab.
  • Fixed a bug where the "check user follow state" event could trigger a network request; requesting the user to follow or unfollow a user.
  • Fixed the Automatically close user popup setting not being respected when using the /usercard command.
  • Fixed symlinks not being handled correctly properly when saving commands and settings.
  • Fixed crash caused by Starting Chatterino in a minimized state after an update.
  • Fixed edge-cases on emote parsing.
  • Fixed timestamps being incorrect on some messages loaded from the recent-messages service on startup.
  • Fixed timestamps missing on channel point redemption messages.
  • Fixed tooltip didn't show in EmotePopup depending on the Link preview setting enabled or no.
  • Fixed Stream thumbnail not updating after using the "Change channel" feature.


2.2.2 (Hotfix)

  • Fixed a crash related to channel point rewards.

2.2.1 (Hotfix)

  • Small behaviour changes and fixes.


  • Added emote auto-completion using a colon (:).
  • Added support for messages redeemed with channel points on Twitch.
  • Added recent messages in the user popup.
  • Added an option to display tabs on the left side of the window as opposed to the top.
  • Added support for an image uploading service. After configuration you can drag or paste images into chatterino to upload them.
  • Added rich content embed when hovering over a link. This can be enabled in the settings.
  • Added streamer mode - hiding user content while OBS is running.
  • Added extension support for Brave, Vivaldi and Microsoft Edge.
  • Added support for opening links in incognito mode for Microsoft Edge.
  • Removed Online Logs option in the usercard.


  • Fixed a bug that caused tooltips to gain focus on Windows.
  • Replaced the link parser with a custom one.


  • Fixed a bug that caused Chatterino to hang when parsing long links.
  • Fixed bit amounts not stacking properly.


  • Added setting to restart Chatterino after a crash.
  • Added support for pausing the chat while using a hotkey
  • Added a custom duration when pausing on hover.
  • Added experimental IRC support.
  • Fixed the "access violation" issue in the windows installer.
  • Fixed timeouts and notices not showing correctly.
  • Fixed scrollbar highlights not getting refreshed when opening a popup/new split.


  • Added option to search in settings and logs.
  • Added setting to open links in incognito by default.
  • Added discord-style searching "from:username" and "has:link"
  • Fixed highlights sometimes not playing sounds.
  • Fixed crashes related to caching.
  • Fixed minimized and maximized windows not saving correctly.
  • Fixed bits not showing correctly.
  • Fixed Ctrl+C not copying text in the search popup.


  • Added settings for beta updates.
  • Added option for fresh install when installing on Windows (deleting settings/cache).
  • Added a button to copy username/id in user popup.
  • Added button to open AppData in the settings.
  • Fixed Windows uninstaller not deleting cache files.
  • Fixed system messages not showing.
  • Fixed window size growing on restart.

2.1.2 (Hotfix)

  • Fixed maximized and minimized windows not saving correctly.


  • Added settings:
    • Show each indiviual timeout, instead of combining them for each user.
    • Mention users with a comma at the end.
    • Import commands from Chatterino 1.
  • Reworded some settings.
  • Browser extension:
    • Fixed issue where it didn't run properly.
    • Fixed fullscreen mode.
    • Update has been deployed in Chrome and Firefox webstores.
  • Fixed crash when removing accounts.
  • Fixed window border being gray instead of white (dark mode).


  • Added support for viewing users logs from and
  • Added support for recent messages when connecting to a channel.
  • Added settings:
    • Pause gif emotes when the window is unfocused.
    • Unshorten links.
    • Show emote previews on hover.
    • Show link info on hover.
    • Exclude users from highlights.
    • More sophisticated ignores.
  • Updated installer/update system.
  • Added tabs in the emote popup.
  • Added an option to display all domains in all-lowercase.
  • Added update button to the titlebar instead of showing message boxes.
  • Added style setting for last message indicator
  • Improved link matching.
  • Fixed double window frames.
  • Fixed a bug where starting Chatterino before the browser would break the extension.

2.0.4-beta (Hotfix)

  • Fixed crash on Windows 7 and 8

2.0.3-beta (Hotfix)

  • Fixed scaling of 150% or more.
  • Fixed issue where the window size is wrong on startup.


  • Added autocompletion for commands.
  • Added an information message when trying to send messages as an anonymous user.
  • Fixed sometimes not being able to send messages.
  • Fixed inline sent whispers marking all tabs.
  • Fixed crash when selecting font.
  • Fixed crash when selecting a channel to join.
  • Fixed saving non-latin highlights, and copying weird smiley names.


  • Added support for the Chatterino browser extension.
  • Added split header text color when the split is selected.
  • Fixed account and command list crashing when removing elements.
  • Fixed showing whispers sent by the user inline.
  • Fixed dragging the user info popup.
  • Fixed /clear not greying messages out.
  • Fixed tooltips being too big.


  • Initial beta release on Windows.
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