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Last Update:

03 Oct 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • DejaVu fonts team


not-silent not-unattended dejavu ttf sans serif mono fonts

DejaVu Fonts

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2.37 | Updated: 03 Oct 2016



Downloads of v 2.37:



Software Author(s):

  • DejaVu fonts team

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DejaVu Fonts 2.37

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


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


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3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade dejavufonts -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

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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.

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choco upgrade dejavufonts -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install dejavufonts
    name: dejavufonts
    version: '2.37'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'dejavufonts' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '2.37'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller dejavufonts
    Name     = "dejavufonts"
    Version  = "2.37"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'dejavufonts':
  ensure   => '2.37',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

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This package was approved by moderator flcdrg on 10 Oct 2016.


The DejaVu fonts are a font family based on the Bitstream Vera Fonts. Its purpose is to provide a wider range of characters while maintaining the original look and feel.

$tools = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
$package = Split-Path $tools
$fonts = Join-Path $package 'dejavu-fonts-ttf-2.37\ttf'

function Install-Fonts($path) {
  $FONT_FOLDER = 0x14

  $shell = New-Object -ComObject 'Shell.Application'
  $source = $shell.Namespace($path)
  $target = $shell.Namespace($FONT_FOLDER)

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage `
  -PackageName 'dejavufonts' `
  -Url '' `
  -Checksum '7576310B219E04159D35FF61DD4A4EC4CDBA4F35C00E002A136F00E96A908B0A' `
  -ChecksumType 'SHA256' `
  -UnzipLocation $package

Install-Fonts `
  -Path $fonts

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
DejaVu Fonts 2.35 1321 Friday, August 28, 2015 Approved
DejaVu Fonts 2.34 939 Tuesday, October 21, 2014 Unknown
DejaVu Fonts 2.33 785 Thursday, August 29, 2013 Unknown

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