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This package was approved as a trusted package on 9/3/2019.

A simple, pluggable site generation tool for .NET developers and Windows users

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

C:\> choco install pretzel

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

C:\> choco upgrade pretzel


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'Pretzel'
    $url = ''
    $installDir = $(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage $packageName $url $installDir -checksum 3BC5823C5B5AB26BA331BE176EE5B94B1A9910BD52075FE72E279B019F870FA1 -checksumType sha256

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Code52


Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Pretzel 0.7.0 330 Saturday, March 18, 2017 approved
Pretzel 0.6.0 367 Sunday, January 29, 2017 approved
Pretzel 0.5.0 387 Saturday, October 29, 2016 approved
Pretzel 0.4.0 651 Saturday, January 23, 2016 approved
Pretzel 0.3.0 265 Saturday, November 28, 2015 approved
Pretzel 640 Wednesday, January 28, 2015 approved
Pretzel 283 Sunday, January 25, 2015 approved
Pretzel 444 Tuesday, November 18, 2014 approved
Pretzel 519 Monday, March 19, 2012 approved

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