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CPU-Z (Install)

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CPU-Z (Install)

This is not the latest version of CPU-Z (Install) available.

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All Checks are Passing

3 Passing Tests

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install CPU-Z (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade CPU-Z (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall CPU-Z (Install), 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 https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/)

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 https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/. 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 cpu-z.install -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 cpu-z.install -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 cpu-z.install
    name: cpu-z.install
    version: ''
    state: present

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.

chocolatey_package 'cpu-z.install' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  ''

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.

cChocoPackageInstaller cpu-z.install
    Name     = "cpu-z.install"
    Version  = ""
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.

package { 'cpu-z.install':
  ensure   => '',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.


This package is likely a meta/virtual (*) or an installer (*.install) or portable (*.portable) application package.

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  • Portable (*.portable/*.commandline (deprecated naming convention)/*.tool (deprecated naming convention)) - usually zips or archives that require no administrative access to install.
  • Install (*.install/*.app (deprecated naming convention)) - uses native installers, usually requires administrative access to install.

Learn more about chocolatey's distinction of installed versus portable apps and/or learn about this kind of package.


There are versions of this package awaiting moderation . See the Version History section below.

Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 05 Mar 2022.


A freeware system profiler (system monitor) application that detects the central processing unit, RAM, motherboard chipset, and other hardware features of a modern personal computer, and presents the information in one window:


  • Processor name and number, codename, process, package, cache levels.
  • Mainboard and chipset.
  • Memory type, size, timings, and module specifications (SPD).
  • Real time measurement of each core's internal frequency, memory frequency.


  • You might need to use --ignore-checksums option when installing this package due to the fact that vendor overwrites historic download locations. Automatic updater will release new version with choco fix notation when that happens, but the push of this package can fail due to the longstanding bug with chocolatey gallery.


$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = 'cpu-z.install'
  fileType       = 'exe'
  url            = 'https://download.cpuid.com/cpu-z/cpu-z_2.00-en.exe'
  checksum       = '1561d5025604ccd76f7d2c1723addd13b98008815950f02dde626502607768e0'
  checksumType   = 'sha256'
  validExitCodes = @(0)
  softwareName   = 'cpu-z'
Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

$packageName = $packageArgs.packageName
$installLocation = Get-AppInstallLocation $packageArgs.softwareName
if ($installLocation)  {
    Write-Host "$packageName installed to '$installLocation'"
    Register-Application "$installLocation\cpuz.exe"
    Write-Host "$packageName registered as cpuz"
else { Write-Warning "Can't find $packageName install location" }

Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
CPU-Z (Install) 2.10 4 Wednesday, July 10, 2024
Waiting for Maintainer
CPU-Z (Install) 2.09 11687 Saturday, January 20, 2024 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 2.08 23831 Wednesday, September 27, 2023 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 2.07 9435 Tuesday, September 5, 2023 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 22565 Saturday, June 17, 2023 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 4274 Thursday, June 15, 2023 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 2.06 11229 Saturday, May 27, 2023 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 19617 Tuesday, March 14, 2023 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 2.05 8004 Thursday, March 2, 2023 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 2.04 11878 Monday, January 30, 2023 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 16396 Friday, November 25, 2022 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 2671 Wednesday, November 23, 2022 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 11915 Tuesday, October 18, 2022 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 2.03 2328 Monday, October 17, 2022 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 2.02 13872 Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 2.01 21890 Thursday, April 14, 2022 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 12750 Saturday, March 5, 2022 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 2.00 4051 Wednesday, March 2, 2022 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 15058 Saturday, January 8, 2022 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.99 4020 Wednesday, January 5, 2022 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.98 16165 Tuesday, October 26, 2021 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 12064 Sunday, September 19, 2021 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 2852 Thursday, September 16, 2021 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 9185 Wednesday, August 25, 2021 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.97 1199 Wednesday, August 25, 2021 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 16876 Saturday, May 29, 2021 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 8283 Wednesday, May 12, 2021 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.96 9628 Friday, April 16, 2021 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 13934 Saturday, February 13, 2021 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 2661 Friday, February 12, 2021 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 7462 Thursday, January 28, 2021 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.95 5380 Thursday, January 21, 2021 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 14493 Friday, November 6, 2020 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 10454 Friday, October 9, 2020 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.93 11605 Wednesday, August 12, 2020 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 10692 Tuesday, June 16, 2020 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.92 10856 Wednesday, April 29, 2020 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.91 15439 Wednesday, December 11, 2019 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 8930 Friday, October 11, 2019 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 7141 Friday, August 30, 2019 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.90 2225 Thursday, August 29, 2019 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 8370 Wednesday, June 26, 2019 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.89 5714 Friday, May 24, 2019 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 6076 Wednesday, April 17, 2019 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.88 4521 Friday, March 29, 2019 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 11626 Wednesday, November 28, 2018 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.87 5124 Wednesday, November 14, 2018 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 7012 Friday, September 21, 2018 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.86 7252 Sunday, August 12, 2018 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.85 7102 Saturday, May 5, 2018 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 3723 Saturday, March 31, 2018 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.84 2775 Wednesday, March 21, 2018 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.83 5141 Friday, February 2, 2018 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 4154 Thursday, December 21, 2017 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.82 2869 Saturday, December 2, 2017 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 4024 Friday, October 20, 2017 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.81 2670 Monday, October 2, 2017 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 3016 Saturday, September 9, 2017 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 3019 Wednesday, August 9, 2017 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.80 2867 Tuesday, July 11, 2017 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 3228 Wednesday, May 31, 2017 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 989 Tuesday, May 30, 2017 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 3098 Monday, April 24, 2017 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.79 1315 Friday, April 21, 2017 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 3973 Saturday, February 18, 2017 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1073 Tuesday, February 14, 2017 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 3589 Thursday, November 24, 2016 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.78 1007 Tuesday, November 22, 2016 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.77.20160914 3008 Wednesday, September 14, 2016 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.77.20160826 1959 Saturday, August 27, 2016 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.77.20160812 2172 Friday, August 12, 2016 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 437 Friday, August 26, 2016 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.77 1997 Tuesday, August 2, 2016 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.76 1851 Thursday, April 21, 2016 Approved
CPU-Z (Install) 1.75 2928 Friday, January 22, 2016 Approved
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