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Downloads of v 8.16.2:


Last Update:

01 Apr 2022

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • hiyohiyo


disk diagnostic hdd ssd

CrystalDiskInfo (Install)

This is not the latest version of CrystalDiskInfo (Install) available.

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8.16.2 | Updated: 01 Apr 2022



Downloads of v 8.16.2:



Software Author(s):

  • hiyohiyo

CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.16.2

This is not the latest version of CrystalDiskInfo (Install) available.

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Some Checks Have Failed or Are Not Yet Complete

Not All Tests Have Passed

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


Scan Testing Resulted in Flagged as a Note:

At least one file within this package has greater than 0 detections, but less than 5

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


To uninstall CrystalDiskInfo (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

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 crystaldiskinfo.install -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'8.16.2'" [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.install -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'8.16.2'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install crystaldiskinfo.install
    name: crystaldiskinfo.install
    version: '8.16.2'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'crystaldiskinfo.install' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '8.16.2'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller crystaldiskinfo.install
    Name     = "crystaldiskinfo.install"
    Version  = "8.16.2"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'crystaldiskinfo.install':
  ensure   => '8.16.2',
  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.


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.

Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 03 Apr 2022.


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.



The MIT License

Copyright (c) 2008-2020 hiyohiyo

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy
of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal
in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights
to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell
copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is
furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all
copies or substantial portions of the Software.

Verification is intended to assist the Chocolatey moderators and community
in verifying that this package's contents are trustworthy.

The installer have been downloaded from their official download link listed on <>
and can be verified like this:

1. Download the following installers:
  32-Bit: <>
2. You can use one of the following methods to obtain the checksum
  - Use powershell function 'Get-Filehash'
  - Use chocolatey utility 'checksum.exe'

  checksum type: sha256
  checksum32: DB6BD1C7AC38A0AA12BAC1631C2A34236533D5AB5A22BB44385E49C56404A07A

File 'LICENSE.txt' is obtained from <>
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$toolsDir       = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  fileType      = 'exe'
  file          = "$toolsDir\CrystalDiskInfo8_16_2.exe"
  softwareName  = 'Crystaldiskinfo*'
  validExitCodes= @(0)

Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs

Get-ChildItem $toolsDir\*.exe | ForEach-Object { Remove-Item $_ -ea 0; if (Test-Path $_) { Set-Content "$_.ignore" } }
md5: A900C590ED7DCA7E0C682A8358327B4D | sha1: EEC9A4A199EAB82ACA7E79B2AEB64A1951FE5A4F | sha256: DB6BD1C7AC38A0AA12BAC1631C2A34236533D5AB5A22BB44385E49C56404A07A | sha512: 147A8ED38F830E4745C27E2E11E5F496C89DDBF60EE1539A13A421CFDF7DA1016788BA17BA1C56D43144E44BC640D7C4136345FBE1BAAD3261706614C8345FD8

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
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.17.13 2157 Saturday, December 3, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.17.12 959 Sunday, November 27, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.17.11 1696 Thursday, November 3, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.17.10 12 Thursday, November 3, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.17.9 850 Sunday, October 30, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.17.8 1589 Saturday, October 8, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.17.7 1638 Monday, September 12, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.17.6 1356 Sunday, August 28, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.17.5 1744 Friday, July 29, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.17.4 1160 Sunday, July 17, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.17.3 1440 Saturday, June 25, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.17.2 956 Saturday, June 18, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.17.1 471 Friday, June 17, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.17.0 381 Wednesday, June 15, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.16.4 2145 Friday, April 8, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.16.3 109 Friday, April 1, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.16.2 810 Friday, April 1, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.16.1 780 Tuesday, March 29, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.16.0 599 Sunday, March 27, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.15.2 1846 Sunday, February 13, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.15.1 380 Friday, February 11, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.15.0 1051 Friday, February 4, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.14.2 1380 Saturday, January 15, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.14.0 219 Saturday, January 15, 2022 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.13.3 1201 Wednesday, December 22, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.13.2 1102 Sunday, December 19, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.13.1 215 Saturday, December 18, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.13.0 1455 Friday, November 26, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.12.13 794 Saturday, November 20, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.12.12 1546 Saturday, October 23, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.12.11 364 Friday, October 22, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.12.10 1112 Saturday, October 9, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.12.9 901 Wednesday, September 29, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.12.8 639 Friday, September 24, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.12.7 1343 Saturday, August 28, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.12.6 919 Monday, August 16, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.12.5 820 Thursday, August 5, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.12.4 1245 Sunday, July 11, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.12.3 736 Saturday, July 3, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.12.2 1182 Saturday, June 12, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.12.1 971 Monday, May 31, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.12.0 1845 Sunday, March 21, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.11.2 1181 Tuesday, February 23, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.11.1 681 Sunday, February 14, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.11.0 460 Thursday, February 11, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.10.0 948 Friday, January 22, 2021 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.9.0 1178 Tuesday, December 15, 2020 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.8.8 1571 Wednesday, September 23, 2020 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.8.7 475 Thursday, September 17, 2020 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.8.6 519 Saturday, September 12, 2020 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.8.5 510 Monday, September 7, 2020 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.8.4 313 Saturday, September 5, 2020 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.8.2 373 Tuesday, September 1, 2020 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.8.1 405 Saturday, August 29, 2020 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.8.0 104 Saturday, August 29, 2020 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.7.0 1102 Friday, July 10, 2020 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.6.2 597 Sunday, June 28, 2020 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.6.1 467 Sunday, June 21, 2020 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.6.0 382 Tuesday, June 16, 2020 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.3.1 2156 Saturday, October 12, 2019 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.3.0 697 Monday, September 2, 2019 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.2.3 527 Sunday, August 11, 2019 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.2.1 384 Monday, August 5, 2019 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.2.0 708 Saturday, June 29, 2019 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.1.0 786 Friday, May 3, 2019 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 974 Sunday, February 24, 2019 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 8.0.0 967 Monday, November 19, 2018 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 7.8.3 439 Wednesday, October 24, 2018 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 7.8.2 256 Monday, October 22, 2018 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 7.8.1 328 Monday, October 15, 2018 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 7.8.0 380 Wednesday, September 26, 2018 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 7.7.0 416 Saturday, August 18, 2018 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 7.6.1 550 Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 7.6.0 632 Monday, April 9, 2018 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 7.5.1 616 Monday, January 1, 2018 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 7.5.0 529 Sunday, October 29, 2017 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 7.2.0 342 Saturday, October 28, 2017 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 7.1.1 568 Friday, August 4, 2017 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 7.1.0 370 Thursday, August 3, 2017 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 7.0.5 639 Sunday, January 1, 2017 Approved
CrystalDiskInfo (Install) 7.0.4 441 Sunday, October 30, 2016 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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