Downloads of v 8.12.10:


Last Update:

09 Oct 2021

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • hiyohiyo


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8.12.10 | Updated: 09 Oct 2021



Downloads of v 8.12.10:



Software Author(s):

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CrystalDiskInfo 8.12.10

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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


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


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


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


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

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • 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. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade crystaldiskinfo -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [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 crystaldiskinfo -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure crystaldiskinfo installed
    name: crystaldiskinfo
    state: present
    version: 8.12.10
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'crystaldiskinfo' do
  action    :install
  version  '8.12.10'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: crystaldiskinfo,
    Version: 8.12.10,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller crystaldiskinfo
   Name     = 'crystaldiskinfo'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '8.12.10'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'crystaldiskinfo':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '8.12.10',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install crystaldiskinfo version="8.12.10" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. 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.

  • Meta/virtual (*) - has a dependency on the *.install or the *.portable package - it is provided for discoverability and for other packages to take a dependency on.
  • 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.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 09 Oct 2021.


CrystalDiskInfo is a HDD/SSD utility software which shows the health status much more clearly than similar tools.
The "Function / Graph" is especially interesting for the "Reallocated Sectors Count".
If it increases over time or is very high already, the hard drive may need to be replaced.

Please Note: This is an automatically updated package. If you find it is
out of date by more than a day or two, please contact the maintainer(s) and
let them know the package is no longer updating correctly.

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.

Version Downloads Last Updated Status
CrystalDiskInfo 8.12.9 31480 Wednesday, September 29, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo 8.12.8 6475 Friday, September 24, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo 8.12.7 13082 Saturday, August 28, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo 8.12.6 6405 Monday, August 16, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo 8.12.5 6142 Thursday, August 5, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo 8.12.4 8432 Sunday, July 11, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo 8.12.3 5359 Saturday, July 3, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo 8.12.2 7846 Saturday, June 12, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo 8.12.1 6910 Monday, May 31, 2021 Approved
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