Downloads of v 0.9.97:


Last Update:

21 Aug 2012

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Joachim Eibl


kdiff3 diff diffing merge difference admin


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0.9.97 | Updated: 21 Aug 2012



Downloads of v 0.9.97:


Software Author(s):

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KDiff3 0.9.97

This is not the latest version of KDiff3 available.

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To install KDiff3, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade KDiff3, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall KDiff3, 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 kdiff3 -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 kdiff3 -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 kdiff3 installed
    name: kdiff3
    state: present
    version: 0.9.97
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'kdiff3' do
  action    :install
  version  '0.9.97'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: kdiff3,
    Version: 0.9.97,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller kdiff3
   Name     = 'kdiff3'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '0.9.97'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'kdiff3':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '0.9.97',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install kdiff3 version="0.9.97" 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 was approved by moderator mwrock on 26 Oct 2014.


KDiff3 is a graphical text difference analyzer for up to 3 input files, provides character-by-character analysis and a text merge tool with integrated editor. It can also compare and merge directories. Platform-independant.

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
KDiff3 0.9.97 7446 Tuesday, August 21, 2012 Approved
kdiff3 625 Tuesday, December 13, 2011 Unknown
kdiff3 0.9.95 610 Tuesday, August 23, 2011 Unknown

This package has no dependencies.

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