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HD Tune

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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 8/24/2016.

HD Tune is a Hard Disk utility which has the following functions:
-Benchmark: measures the performance,
-Info: shows detailed information,
-Health: checks the health status by using SMART,
-Error Scan: scans the surface for errors,
-Temperature display,
HD Tune may also work with other storage devices such as memory cards, USB sticks, iPods, etc.

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

C:\> choco install hdtune

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

C:\> choco upgrade hdtune


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'hdtune'
    $installerType = 'EXE'
    $url = ''
    $validExitCodes = @(0) #please insert other valid exit codes here, exit codes for ms
    Install-ChocolateyPackage "$packageName" "$installerType" "$silentArgs" "$url" -Checksum 4256abb5b5583aeb5c61937415555657a5ae3b76fcc59657edfcb3bce792f958 -ChecksumType 'sha256'  -validExitCodes $validExitCodes
  • tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'hdtune'
    $installerType = 'EXE'
    $validExitCodes = @(0) #please insert other valid exit codes here, exit codes for ms
    $processor = Get-WmiObject Win32_Processor
    $is64bit = $processor.AddressWidth -eq 64
    if ($is64bit) {
    	$unpath = "${Env:ProgramFiles(x86)}\HD Tune\unins000.exe"
    } else {
    	$unpath = "$Env:ProgramFiles\HD Tune\unins000.exe"
    Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage "$packageName" "$installerType" "$silentArgs" "$unpath" -validExitCodes $validExitCodes

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This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • EFD Software


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
HD Tune 2.55 1517 Friday, May 10, 2013  

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