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Downloads of v


Last Update:

05 Sep 2017

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • XhmikosR


notepad notepad2 admin


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Downloads of v



Software Author(s):

  • XhmikosR


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All Checks are Passing

3 Passing Tests

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install Notepad2-mod, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Notepad2-mod, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Notepad2-mod, 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 notepad2-mod -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 notepad2-mod -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 notepad2-mod
    name: notepad2-mod
    version: ''
    state: present

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

chocolatey_package 'notepad2-mod' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  ''

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

cChocoPackageInstaller notepad2-mod
    Name     = "notepad2-mod"
    Version  = ""
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

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

package { 'notepad2-mod':
  ensure   => '',
  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 as a trusted package on 07 Jul 2024.


A modified version (fork) of Notepad2 based on Kai Liu's and other people's patches.

Changes compared to the official Notepad2

  • Code folding
  • Support for bookmarks
  • Option to mark all occurrences of a word
  • Word auto-completion
  • Syntax highlighting support for AutoHotkey, AutoIt3, AviSynth, Bash, CMake, Inno Setup, LaTeX, Lua, Markdown, NSIS, Ruby, Tcl and YAML scripts
  • Improved support for NFO ANSI art
  • Support for replacing Windows Notepad using a clean, unintrusive registry-based method
  • Other various minor changes and tweaks

Changed keyboard shortcuts compared to Notepad2:

  • Ctrl+Alt+F2 Expand selection to next match.
  • Ctrl+Alt+Shift+F2 Expand selection to previous match.
  • Ctrl+Shift+Enter New line with toggled auto indent option.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$tools = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition

. $tools\version.ps1

$package_args = @{
  packageName    = 'notepad2-mod'
  url            = $url
  url64          = $url
  checksum       = $checksum
  checksum64     = $checksum
  checksumType   = $checksumType
  checksumType64 = $checksumType
  fileType       = 'EXE'

Install-ChocolateyPackage @package_args
$tools = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition

. $tools\version.ps1

$package_args = @{
  packageName = 'notepad2-mod'
  fileType    = 'EXE'
  file        = (Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName "Notepad2-mod ${version}").UninstallString

Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage @package_args
$version = ''
$url = "https://github.com/XhmikosR/notepad2-mod/releases/download/${version}/Notepad2-mod.${version}.exe"
$checksum = 'EBD0BFD738BA9F07598369D09C91241807C94FE63F6629A0A9C66F2D66D3AED9'
$checksumType = 'SHA256'

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
Notepad2-mod 2390 Friday, June 2, 2017 Approved
Notepad2-mod 2710 Thursday, September 15, 2016 Approved
Notepad2-mod 1602 Wednesday, June 22, 2016 Approved
Notepad2-mod 460 Wednesday, June 22, 2016 Approved
Notepad2-mod 721 Thursday, April 28, 2016 Approved
Notepad2-mod 500 Saturday, April 16, 2016 Approved
Notepad2-mod 1869 Saturday, March 19, 2016 Approved
Notepad2-mod 1405 Saturday, February 27, 2016 Approved
Notepad2-mod 1241 Thursday, January 21, 2016 Approved
Notepad2-mod 921 Monday, August 24, 2015 Approved
Notepad2-mod 3930 Tuesday, March 3, 2015 Approved
Notepad2-mod 1600 Wednesday, May 21, 2014 Approved
Notepad2-mod 726 Sunday, January 26, 2014 Approved
Notepad2-mod 498 Thursday, January 9, 2014 Approved
Notepad2-mod 651 Wednesday, October 16, 2013 Approved
Notepad2-mod 709 Thursday, June 27, 2013 Approved
Notepad2-mod 791 Tuesday, March 20, 2012 Approved
Notepad2-mod 524 Tuesday, March 20, 2012 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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