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Downloads of v 2.46:


Last Update:

27 Jun 2013

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Henk Westhuis


gitextensions git gui admin


This is not the latest version of GitExtensions available.

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2.46 | Updated: 27 Jun 2013



Downloads of v 2.46:



Software Author(s):

  • Henk Westhuis

GitExtensions 2.46

This is not the latest version of GitExtensions available.

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Some Checks Have Failed or Are Not Yet Complete

Not All Tests Have Passed

Validation Testing Unknown

Verification Testing Unknown

Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


To uninstall GitExtensions, 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 gitextensions -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'2.46'" [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 gitextensions -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'2.46'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install gitextensions
    name: gitextensions
    version: '2.46'
    state: present

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

chocolatey_package 'gitextensions' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '2.46'

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

cChocoPackageInstaller gitextensions
    Name     = "gitextensions"
    Version  = "2.46"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

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

package { 'gitextensions':
  ensure   => '2.46',
  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.

Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 16 Apr 2017.


Git Extensions is the only graphical user interface for Git that allows you control Git without using the commandline. It comes with a manual and video tutorials to get you started quickly.

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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
Git Extensions 4.2.0 2637 Monday, November 13, 2023 Approved
Git Extensions 4.1.0 79959 Friday, May 12, 2023 Approved
Git Extensions 4.0.2 45446 Sunday, January 15, 2023 Approved
Git Extensions 4.0.1 15532 Friday, December 16, 2022 Approved
Git Extensions 3.5.4 24119 Wednesday, September 29, 2021 Approved
Git Extensions 3.5.3 4619 Tuesday, August 17, 2021 Approved
Git Extensions 3.5.2 2033 Friday, August 6, 2021 Approved
Git Extensions 3.5.1 3866 Sunday, July 4, 2021 Approved
Git Extensions 3.5 5847 Sunday, April 25, 2021 Approved
Git Extensions 3.5-RC1 207 Sunday, March 21, 2021 Approved
Git Extensions 3.4.3 15735 Thursday, July 23, 2020 Approved
Git Extensions 3.4.2 3784 Sunday, June 21, 2020 Approved
Git Extensions 3.4.1 1662 Monday, June 15, 2020 Approved
Git Extensions 3.4 3771 Tuesday, May 5, 2020 Approved
Git Extensions 7335 Monday, January 20, 2020 Approved
Git Extensions 3.3.1 2729 Sunday, January 5, 2020 Approved
Git Extensions 3.3 2231 Saturday, December 14, 2019 Approved
Git Extensions 3.3-RC1 313 Monday, December 2, 2019 Approved
Git Extensions 3.2.1 15570 Friday, September 13, 2019 Approved
Git Extensions 3.2 9678 Thursday, September 5, 2019 Approved
Git Extensions 3.1.1 6359 Sunday, June 2, 2019 Approved
Git Extensions 3.1 2322 Tuesday, May 14, 2019 Approved
Git Extensions 3.1-RC1 378 Wednesday, May 1, 2019 Approved
Git Extensions 3.0.2 5550 Saturday, February 16, 2019 Approved
Git Extensions 3.0.1 2857 Sunday, January 20, 2019 Approved
Git Extensions 3034 Friday, December 7, 2018 Approved
Git Extensions 3.0.0 768 Friday, December 7, 2018 Approved
Git Extensions 3.0.0-rc2 463 Sunday, November 11, 2018 Approved
Git Extensions 3.0.0-rc1 318 Sunday, November 4, 2018 Approved
Git Extensions 3.0.0-beta1 474 Monday, September 17, 2018 Approved
Git Extensions 2.51.5 4816 Saturday, September 1, 2018 Approved
Git Extensions 2.51.4 3643 Thursday, July 12, 2018 Approved
Git Extensions 2.51.03 1588 Friday, June 29, 2018 Approved
Git Extensions 1959 Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Approved
Git Extensions 2.50.2 345 Thursday, July 12, 2018 Approved
Git Extensions (Install) 2.50.01 11203 Monday, September 4, 2017 Approved
Git Extensions (Install) 2.50 408 Monday, September 4, 2017 Approved
Git Extensions (Install) 2.49.03 7217 Friday, April 7, 2017 Approved
Git Extensions (Install) 2.49.02 1923 Wednesday, March 22, 2017 Approved
Git Extensions (Install) 2.49.01 453 Sunday, March 12, 2017 Approved
Git Extensions (Install) 2.49 5766 Wednesday, November 9, 2016 Approved
Git Extensions (Install) 7549 Thursday, September 3, 2015 Approved
Git Extensions 2.48.05 6477 Saturday, May 16, 2015 Approved
Git Extensions 2.48.04 471 Saturday, May 9, 2015 Approved
Git Extensions 2.48.03 4404 Sunday, December 14, 2014 Approved
Git Extensions 2.48.02 540 Saturday, November 29, 2014 Approved
Git Extensions 2.48 2124 Friday, October 17, 2014 Approved
GitExtensions 2.47.3 5098 Sunday, November 17, 2013 Approved
GitExtensions 2.47.1 637 Friday, November 15, 2013 Approved
GitExtensions 2.47 654 Saturday, November 9, 2013 Approved
GitExtensions 2.46 3406 Thursday, June 27, 2013 Approved
GitExtensions 2.45 596 Wednesday, June 26, 2013 Approved
GitExtensions 2.44 1364 Tuesday, February 19, 2013 Approved
GitExtensions 2.43 1124 Thursday, November 1, 2012 Approved
GitExtensions 2.42 661 Monday, October 29, 2012 Approved
GitExtensions 2.41 766 Sunday, September 23, 2012 Approved
GitExtensions 2.40 742 Sunday, August 19, 2012 Approved
GitExtensions 2.33 749 Friday, June 8, 2012 Approved
GitExtensions 2.32 610 Friday, May 25, 2012 Approved
GitExtensions 2.28 872 Tuesday, December 13, 2011 Approved
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