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Downloads of v 10.8.13:


Last Update:

29 Nov 2023

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • The Jellyfin Project


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Jellyfin (Install)

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10.8.13 | Updated: 29 Nov 2023



Downloads of v 10.8.13:



Software Author(s):

  • The Jellyfin Project

Jellyfin (Install) 10.8.13

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Not All Tests Have Passed

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Exemption:

Exempted from verification testing due to this issue: https://github.com/chocolatey/home/issues/26


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 Jellyfin (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


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


To uninstall Jellyfin (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 jellyfin -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO 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 jellyfin -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 jellyfin
    name: jellyfin
    version: '10.8.13'
    state: present

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

chocolatey_package 'jellyfin' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '10.8.13'

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

cChocoPackageInstaller jellyfin
    Name     = "jellyfin"
    Version  = "10.8.13"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

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

package { 'jellyfin':
  ensure   => '10.8.13',
  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.


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Package Approved

This package was approved by moderator Windos on 03 Dec 2023.


Screenshot of Jellyfin

What is Jellyfin?

Jellyfin enables you to collect, manage, and stream your media. Run the Jellyfin server on your system and gain access to the leading free-software entertainment system, bells and whistles included.


Hold your entire movie collection, with a beautiful collection of posters.

TV Shows

Collect your TV Shows, and have them automatically organized by season.


Enjoy your own music collection. Make playlists, and listen on the go.

Live TV & DVR

Watch Live TV and set automatic recordings to expand your media library.

Your media, for wherever you are.

Jellyfin lets you watch your media from a web browser on your computer, apps on your Android, iOS (including AirPlay), Android TV, or Fire TV device, or via your Chromecast or existing Kodi installation. And clients for Roku and other platforms are on the way.

It's your data.

Jellyfin has no tracking, phone-home, or central servers collecting your data. We believe in keeping our software open and transparent, and anything we might collect (crash logs, etc.) is opt-in only. We're also not in the media business, so the only media you see is your own.

Yes, it really costs nothing.

The Jellyfin server and clients are free to download, now and always. There are no costs, hidden or otherwise, to use Jellyfin, either for yourself, for your friends, or for your company. All our incidental costs are paid through donations from users like you.

Software freedom is important.

Jellyfin is Free Software, licensed under the GNU GPL. You can use it, study it, modify it, build it, and distribute it for free, as long as your changes are licensed the same way.

The project is community-built, relying entirely on contributions from volunteers to improve. Want to help out? There's lots of ways to do so, and you don't even have to code! See our Contribution Guide for more details.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

Remove-Item "$ENV:Public\Desktop\Jellyfin.lnk" -Force -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue
Remove-Item "$ENV:ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Jellyfin.lnk" -Force -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue

if (Test-Path "$ENV:ProgramData\Jellyfin") {
    Write-Host "Jellyfin configuration and data is preserved in $ENV:ProgramData\Jellyfin. Please remove the directory manually if you no longer need it." -Foreground Magenta
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

function CreateShortcut {
    param([String] $Path)

    $shortcutArgs = @{
        shortcutFilePath = "$Path\Jellyfin.lnk"
        targetPath       = 'http://localhost:8096'
        iconLocation     = "$ENV:ProgramFiles\Jellyfin\Server\jellyfin-web\favicon.ico"

    Install-ChocolateyShortcut @shortcutArgs

Install-ChocolateyPackage `
    -PackageName $env:ChocolateyPackageName `
    -FileType 'EXE' `
    -Url64bit 'https://repo.jellyfin.org/releases/server/windows/stable/installer/jellyfin_10.8.13_windows-x64.exe' `
    -Checksum64 '7135c985da8136c9a9d794b4d81a752e4e4e0c2495e1e372d664eb853b310a83' `
    -ChecksumType64 'sha256' `
    -SilentArgs '/S' `
    -ValidExitCodes @(0,1) `
    -SoftwareName 'Jellyfin Server*'

CreateShortcut -Path "$ENV:Public\Desktop"
CreateShortcut -Path "$ENV:ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs"

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Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Jellyfin (Install) 10.8.12 416 Monday, November 6, 2023 Approved
Jellyfin (Install) 10.8.11 405 Sunday, September 24, 2023 Approved
Jellyfin (Install) 10.8.10 1128 Monday, April 24, 2023 Approved
Jellyfin (Install) 29 Wednesday, April 19, 2023 Approved
Jellyfin (Install) 10.7.7 2828 Friday, September 10, 2021 Approved
Jellyfin (Install) 469 Wednesday, June 23, 2021 Approved
Jellyfin (Install) 103 Tuesday, June 22, 2021 Approved
Jellyfin (Install) 10.7.6 190 Friday, June 18, 2021 Approved
Jellyfin (Install) 10.7.5 403 Wednesday, May 5, 2021 Approved
Jellyfin (Install) 10.7.2 279 Monday, April 12, 2021 Approved
Jellyfin (Install) 10.7.1 275 Monday, March 22, 2021 Approved
Jellyfin (Install) 10.7.0 173 Tuesday, March 9, 2021 Approved
Jellyfin (Install) 10.6.4 862 Sunday, September 13, 2020 Approved
Jellyfin (Install) 10.6.3 331 Monday, August 17, 2020 Approved
Jellyfin (Install) 10.6.2 221 Monday, August 3, 2020 Approved
Jellyfin (Install) 10.6.0 271 Monday, July 20, 2020 Approved
Jellyfin (Install) 10.5.5 494 Tuesday, May 5, 2020 Approved
Jellyfin (Install) 10.4.3 534 Thursday, January 9, 2020 Approved
Jellyfin (Install) 10.4.0 426 Thursday, November 21, 2019 Approved
Jellyfin (Install) 10.3.7 340 Saturday, August 31, 2019 Approved
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