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Downloads of v 6.1.14:


Last Update:

10 Nov 2022

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Sergey Serkov


tag mp3 scanner id3 audio metadata admin freeware

TagScanner (Install)

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6.1.14 | Updated: 10 Nov 2022



Downloads of v 6.1.14:



Software Author(s):

  • Sergey Serkov

TagScanner (Install) 6.1.14

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Some Checks Have Failed or Are Not Yet Complete

Not All Tests Have Passed

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


Scan Testing Resulted in Flagged as a Note:

At least one file within this package has greater than 0 detections, but less than 5

Learn More

Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install TagScanner (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


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


To uninstall TagScanner (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

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 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 tagscanner -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 tagscanner -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 tagscanner
    name: tagscanner
    version: '6.1.14'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'tagscanner' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '6.1.14'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller tagscanner
    Name     = "tagscanner"
    Version  = "6.1.14"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'tagscanner':
  ensure   => '6.1.14',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

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 10 Nov 2022.


TagScanner is a powerful tool for organizing and managing your music collection. It can edit tags of most modern audio formats, supports ID3v1/v2, Vorbis comments, APEv2, WMA and MP4 (iTunes) tags. You can rename files according to information from the tags, import tag information from filenames or other sources, perform any text replacement and transformations in tags and filenames. Also you may get album info and download covers via online databases like freedb, Discogs or MusicBrainz. You can create playlists in one click and export your collection to HTML, Excel or any user-defined format. Program has easy-to-use multilingual interface and built-in audio player.


  • Rename files based on the tag and file information
  • Powerful multiple files tag editor
  • Import tag information and album art from online databases like freedb or Amazon
  • Generate tag information from file/foldernames
  • Tag fields formatting and rearrangement
  • Words replacement and case conversion from tags and filenames
  • Supports MP3, OGG, FLAC, WMA, MPEG-4, Opus, Musepack, Monkey's Audio, AAC, OptimFROG, SPEEX, WavPack, TrueAudio, Direct Stream Digital files
  • Supports ID3 1.0/1.1/2.2/2.3/2.4 tags, APE v1 and v2 tags, Vorbis Comments, WMA tags and MP4(iTunes) metadata
  • Supports for embedded lyrics and cover art
  • Resize cover art for portable devices on the fly
  • TAGs versions conversions
  • Quick playlists creation
  • Export information to HTML, XML CSV or any user-defined format
  • Full support for Unicode
  • Multilanguage interface
  • Built-in audio player
  • Works on Windows XP / 2003 / Vista / 2008 / 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10


More screenshots ...

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

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

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = 'tagscanner'
  fileType       = 'exe'
  file           = "$toolsPath\tagscan-6.1.14-setup.exe"
  file64         = "$toolsPath\tagscan-6.1.14_x64-setup.exe"
  validExitCodes = @(0)
  softwareName   = 'TagScanner *'
Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs
ls $toolsPath\*.exe | % { rm $_ -ea 0; if (Test-Path $_) { sc "$_.ignore" }}

$packageName = $packageArgs.packageName
$installLocation = Get-AppInstallLocation "$packageName*"
if (!$installLocation)  { Write-Warning "Can't find $packageName install location"; return }
Write-Host "$packageName installed to '$installLocation'"

Register-Application "$installLocation\Tagscan.exe"
Write-Host "$packageName registered as Tagscan"
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$packageName         = 'tagscanner'
$softwareNamePattern = 'TagScanner *'

[array] $key = Get-UninstallRegistryKey $softwareNamePattern
if ($key.Count -eq 1) {
    $key | % {
        $packageArgs = @{
            packageName            = $packageName
            silentArgs             = "/SILENT"
            fileType               = 'EXE'
            validExitCodes         = @(0)
            file                   = $_.UninstallString.Replace('"', '')
        Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
elseif ($key.Count -eq 0) {
    Write-Warning "$packageName has already been uninstalled by other means."
elseif ($key.Count -gt 1) {
    Write-Warning "$($key.Count) matches found!"
    Write-Warning "To prevent accidental data loss, no programs will be uninstalled."
    Write-Warning "Please alert package maintainer the following keys were matched:"
    $key | % {Write-Warning "- $($_.DisplayName)"}

md5: 0D61A715C46E2352BB5F5B4564CD82B2 | sha1: 3149327E9E1C7BF6F87B7674ED19A74C8FDD28CC | sha256: A94F1E0EA2DF9E88679DE03757C47DD072512D39BD37BD7C8DD6B6215FEDF859 | sha512: BDA208877B575236E4D824DE734544DE8E659ED52C49AF75F0F6EF0049DE47C0A6A721DB342E110BCB39495A4AA405CDB80A5182E088848BC499C4B63B5A9C3F
md5: FEF0F0BA16FCC4288E85203C4711955E | sha1: C90AC5A734611E7FD0CA7A03A23DCD200E0FCBC6 | sha256: 29A052438DD88707C3D41DD95084CAC55B34C4BA8AFB60E3B82CD3B914144172 | sha512: F7D141565F80C7DEDF0E76E3E87A2DE173B1EC51121D5FEE8794FCF4B201C065942B794A42A236EF8FAB321927CCE66890C94BBFD39821EA8DCD96C29F31B5F2

TagScanner provided as FREEWARE for private and commercial use.

TagScanner may be freely distributed, with exceptions noted below, provided the distribution package is not modified.


Verification is intended to assist the Chocolatey moderators and community
in verifying that this package's contents are trustworthy.

Package can be verified like this:

1. Go to


   to download the installer.

2. You can use one of the following methods to obtain the SHA256 checksum:
   - Use powershell function 'Get-FileHash'
   - Use Chocolatey utility 'checksum.exe'

   checksum32: A94F1E0EA2DF9E88679DE03757C47DD072512D39BD37BD7C8DD6B6215FEDF859
   checksum64: 29A052438DD88707C3D41DD95084CAC55B34C4BA8AFB60E3B82CD3B914144172

File 'license.txt' is obtained from local installation and converted to txt file:
   C:\Program Files (x86)\TagScanner\help\lic.html

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
TagScanner (Install) 6.1.13 703 Sunday, May 8, 2022 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.1.12 670 Tuesday, December 14, 2021 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.1.11 93 Monday, December 13, 2021 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.1.10 575 Thursday, September 9, 2021 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.1.9 578 Thursday, June 3, 2021 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.1.8 444 Thursday, April 22, 2021 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.1.7 563 Wednesday, January 13, 2021 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.1.6 580 Friday, October 2, 2020 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.1.5 591 Thursday, July 2, 2020 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.1.4 587 Saturday, April 18, 2020 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.1.3 555 Friday, March 6, 2020 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.1.2 635 Tuesday, November 12, 2019 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.1.1 378 Friday, October 25, 2019 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 173 Thursday, October 24, 2019 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.1.0 229 Tuesday, October 22, 2019 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.35 605 Friday, May 24, 2019 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.34 449 Thursday, March 21, 2019 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.33 433 Thursday, February 7, 2019 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.32 502 Thursday, November 15, 2018 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.31 439 Wednesday, September 26, 2018 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.30 455 Friday, July 20, 2018 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.29 390 Thursday, June 21, 2018 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 472 Thursday, May 3, 2018 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.28 328 Monday, April 30, 2018 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.27 546 Tuesday, March 6, 2018 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.26 489 Thursday, January 11, 2018 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.25 521 Friday, November 17, 2017 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.23 487 Saturday, September 16, 2017 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.22 520 Monday, July 24, 2017 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.21 533 Friday, May 12, 2017 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.20 521 Thursday, March 9, 2017 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.19 502 Saturday, January 21, 2017 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.18 527 Tuesday, December 6, 2016 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.17 422 Monday, November 7, 2016 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.16 445 Thursday, October 27, 2016 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.15 487 Monday, September 12, 2016 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.14 447 Friday, July 15, 2016 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.12 300 Thursday, June 16, 2016 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.11 286 Thursday, June 2, 2016 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.10 349 Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.7 415 Wednesday, April 20, 2016 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.6 472 Thursday, March 24, 2016 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.5 395 Friday, March 11, 2016 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.4 419 Tuesday, February 23, 2016 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.3 421 Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.1 457 Sunday, January 24, 2016 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 6.0.0 400 Friday, January 15, 2016 Approved
TagScanner (Install) 5.1.668 494 Tuesday, August 18, 2015 Approved
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