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Last Update:

24 Nov 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Apple


Quicktime admin freeware


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Downloads of v


Software Author(s):

  • Apple

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


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


To uninstall Quicktime, 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 quicktime -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 quicktime -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 quicktime installed
    name: quicktime
    state: present
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'quicktime' do
  action    :install
  version  ''
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: quicktime,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller quicktime
   Name     = 'quicktime'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = ''
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

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

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install quicktime version="" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 20 Aug 2020.


What is Quicktime 7?

A powerful multimedia technology with a built-in media player, QuickTime lets you view Internet video, HD movie trailers,
and personal media in a wide range of file formats.


  • This package installs QuickTime and the required Apple Application Support component, but not the Apple Software Update component.
    The latter is intrusive and thus probably undesirable for many user because it recommends unnecessary additional software from Apple.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$packageName = 'Quicktime'
$fileType    = 'msi'
$silentArgs  = '/quiet'
$filePath    = Get-PackageCacheLocation

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage `
  -PackageName $packageName `
  -Url '' `
  -UnzipLocation $filePath `
  -Checksum '56eff77b029b5f56c47d11fe58878627065dbeacbc3108d50d98a83420152c2b' `
  -ChecksumType 'sha256'

$packageName = 'appleapplicationsupport'
$file = "$filePath\AppleApplicationSupport.msi"
Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage $packageName $fileType $silentArgs $file

$packageName = 'Quicktime'
$file = "$filePath\QuickTime.msi"
Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage $packageName $fileType $silentArgs $file

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Quicktime 7.7.9 117238 Friday, February 19, 2016 Approved
Quicktime 7.7.8 12290 Friday, August 21, 2015 Approved
Quicktime 7.7.7 650 Saturday, July 4, 2015 Approved
Quicktime 7.7.6 14296 Thursday, October 23, 2014 Approved
Quicktime 7.7.5 4006 Saturday, March 1, 2014 Unknown
Quicktime 2245 Monday, June 10, 2013 Unknown
Quicktime 473 Monday, June 10, 2013 Unknown
Quicktime 7.7.4 510 Monday, June 3, 2013 Unknown
Quicktime 7.7.2 712 Thursday, September 20, 2012 Unknown
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