Notices: This section not yet converted to new layout. Download stats are rolling back out.

This is not the latest version of Pale Moon browser available.

Pale Moon browser

28.4.1

Package test results are passing.

Private CDN cached downloads available for licensed customers. Never experience 404 breakages again! Learn more...

This package was approved as a trusted package on 4/29/2019.

Pale Moon is an Open Source, Goanna-based web browser available for Microsoft Windows and Linux (with other operating systems in development), focusing on efficiency and ease of use.

Pale Moon offers you a browsing experience in a browser completely built from its own, independently developed source that has been forked off from Firefox/Mozilla code a number of years ago, with carefully selected features and optimizations to improve the browser's stability and user experience, while offering full customization and a growing collection of extensions and themes to make the browser truly your own.

This browser, even though fairly close to Gecko-based browsers like Mozilla Firefox and SeaMonkey in the way it works, is based on a different layout engine and offers a different set of features. It aims to provide close adherence to official web standards and specifications in its implementation (with minimal compromise), and purposefully excludes a number of features to strike a balance between general use, performance, and technical advancements on the Web.

Features

  • Optimized for modern processors
  • Based on our own optimized layout engine (Goanna)
  • Safe: forked from mature Mozilla code and regularly updated
  • Secure: Additional security features and security-aware development
  • Supported by our user community, and fully non-profit
  • Familiar, efficient, fully customizable interface
  • Support for full themes: total freedom over any element's design
  • Support for easily-created lightweight themes (skins)
  • Smooth and speedy page drawing and script processing
  • Increased stability: experience fewer browser crashes
  • Support for many Firefox extensions
  • Support for a growing number of Pale Moon exclusive extensions
  • Extensive and growing support for HTML5 and CSS3
  • Broad support for image formats: Supports WebP and JPEG-XR
  • Many customization and configuration options

To install Pale Moon browser, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install palemoon --version 28.4.1

To upgrade Pale Moon browser, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade palemoon --version 28.4.1

Files

Hide
  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
    
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName   = 'palemoon'
      fileType      = 'exe'
      url           = 'http://rm-eu.palemoon.org/release/palemoon-28.4.1.win32.installer.exe'
      url64         = 'http://rm-eu.palemoon.org/release/palemoon-28.4.1.win64.installer.exe'
    
      softwareName  = 'Pale Moon*'
    
      checksum      = '79a8e1b1b147650bd48cb61132b72c7824a88b879d4447f54a489fe7d9320c0c'
      checksumType  = 'sha256'
      checksum64    = '749314bb3a6781f263d0a08ebb7bc9735963e7d6da3f459e77d0659bdef614e9'
      checksumType64= 'sha256'
    
      silentArgs    = "/VERYSILENT /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES /NORESTART /SP-"
      validExitCodes= @(0)
    }
    
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
    

Virus Scan Results

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.

Dependencies

This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Moonchild Productions

Copyright

2009-2016 Moonchild Productions

Tags

Release Notes

https://www.palemoon.org/releasenotes.shtml

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Pale Moon browser 28.4.1 545 Wednesday, March 27, 2019 approved
Pale Moon browser 28.4.0 506 Tuesday, February 19, 2019 approved
Pale Moon browser 28.3.1 441 Wednesday, January 23, 2019 approved
Pale Moon browser 28.3.0 247 Tuesday, January 15, 2019 approved
Pale Moon browser 28.2.2 503 Thursday, December 6, 2018 approved
Pale Moon browser 28.2.1 372 Friday, November 16, 2018 approved
Pale Moon browser 28.2.0 159 Tuesday, November 13, 2018 approved
Pale Moon browser 28.1.0 560 Thursday, September 20, 2018 approved
Pale Moon browser 28.0.1 357 Friday, August 31, 2018 approved
Show More

Discussion for the Pale Moon browser Package

Ground rules:

  • This discussion is only about Pale Moon browser and the Pale Moon browser package. If you have feedback for Chocolatey, please contact the google group.
  • This discussion will carry over multiple versions. If you have a comment about a particular version, please note that in your comments.
  • The maintainers of this Chocolatey Package will be notified about new comments that are posted to this Disqus thread, however, it is NOT a guarantee that you will get a response. If you do not hear back from the maintainers after posting a message below, please follow up by using the link on the left side of this page or follow this link to contact maintainers. If you still hear nothing back, please follow the package triage process.
  • Tell us what you love about the package or Pale Moon browser, or tell us what needs improvement.
  • Share your experiences with the package, or extra configuration or gotchas that you've found.
  • If you use a url, the comment will be flagged for moderation until you've been whitelisted. Disqus moderated comments are approved on a weekly schedule if not sooner. It could take between 1-5 days for your comment to show up.

comments powered by Disqus
Chocolatey.org uses cookies to enhance the user experience of the site.
Ok