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0.6.1 | Updated: 02 Nov 2018



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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


To uninstall Zeal, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


Deployment Method:

📝 NOTE: 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 zeal -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 zeal -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 zeal
    name: zeal
    version: '0.6.1'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'zeal' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '0.6.1'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller zeal
    Name     = "zeal"
    Version  = "0.6.1"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'zeal':
  ensure   => '0.6.1',
  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.

This package is likely a meta/virtual (*) or an installer (*.install) or portable (*.portable) application package.

  • Meta/virtual (*) - has a dependency on the *.install or the *.portable package - it is provided for discoverability and for other packages to take a dependency on.
  • Portable (*.portable/*.commandline (deprecated naming convention)/*.tool (deprecated naming convention)) - usually zips or archives that require no administrative access to install.
  • Install (*.install/*.app (deprecated naming convention)) - uses native installers, usually requires administrative access to install.

Learn more about chocolatey's distinction of installed versus portable apps and/or learn about this kind of package.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 14 Jul 2020.


Zeal is an offline documentation browser inspired by Dash, available for Linux and Windows.

- Quickly search documentation using Alt+Space (or customised) hotkey to display Zeal from any place in your workspace.
- Search in multiple sets of documentation at once.
- Do not depend on your Internet connection.
- Integrate Zeal with IDEA, Sublime Text, or your favourite IDE with a variety of plugins.

import-module -Name $PSScriptRoot\..\au\AU

$latest_release_url = '' 

function global:au_GetLatest {
    $latest_release = Invoke-WebRequest $latest_release_url | ConvertFrom-Json

    return @{
        Version = $latest_release | Select -ExpandProperty name
        ReleaseNotes = $latest_release `
            | Select -ExpandProperty body

function global:au_SearchReplace {
    return @{
        "$($Latest.PackageName).nuspec" = @{
            '(<dependency id="zeal.install" version=")[0-9.]+"' = "`${1}$($Latest.Version)`""

function global:au_BeforeUpdate($pkg) {
    $pkg.NuspecXml.package.metadata.releaseNotes = $global:Latest.ReleaseNotes.ToString()


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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Zeal 2489 Friday, January 5, 2018 Approved
Zeal 0.5.0 340 Thursday, January 4, 2018 Approved
Zeal 0.4.0 833 Wednesday, October 18, 2017 Approved
Zeal 0.3.1 507 Wednesday, July 26, 2017 Approved

All changes | All closed issues


  • Added Back/Forward to the webview's context menu. (#925)
  • Made search prefixes case insensitive. (#957)
  • Added <kbd>Ctrl+L</kbd> shortcut for focusing search input field. (#401)
  • Portable version now uses a relative path to the docset storage if it's a subdirectory. (#956)

Fixed Issues:

  • Fixed platform defined shortcut for preferences being ignored.
  • Fixed default fixed font size not saved. (#903)
  • Fixed broken JavaScript links. (#915)
  • Fixed make install not updating icon cache. (#922)
  • Set webview background color to white by default. (#892)
  • Fixed a problem preventing docset extraction to path containing non-Latin characters. (#747)
  • Fixed reproducibility of builds once again.

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