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-Chocolatey+====== Set up a new Windows PC ======
  
-''​cinst 7zip ccleaner clink ConEmu flashplayerplugin Gow greenshot javaruntime LinkShellExtension mingw NirLauncher notepad2-mod processhacker putty sysinternals treesizefree winscp''​+Use the [[http://​chocolatey.org|Chocolatey]] package manager to install and maintain tools:
  
-''​cinst notepadplusplus ​-x86''​+<code powershell chocoinstall-basic.ps1>​ 
 +cinst 
 +    7zip 7zip.commandline aescrypt agentransack bleachbit  
 +    ccleaner clink ConEmu dns-benchmark everything  
 +    findandreplace flashplayerplugin Gow greenshot  
 +    hashcheck javaruntime LinkShellExtension markdown-edit  
 +    mingw NirLauncher notepad2-mod previewconfig  
 +    processhacker putty sysinternals treesizefree  
 +    ultradefrag wincdemu winscp 
 +</​code>​
  
-For developers+The 64-bit version of [[https://​notepad-plus-plus.org/​|Notepad++]] is [[https://​github.com/​notepad-plus-plus/​notepad-plus-plus/​issues/​2459|not compatible]] with the [[https://​bruderste.in/​npp/​pm/​|Plugin Manager]], so install the 32-bit version (unless you want to manually install and maintain plugins).
  
-''​cinst fiddler4 cit linqpad4 LogExpert ngrok.portable NuGet.commandline poshgit SourceTree''​+**NOTE:** Updating this package without specifying 32-bit will install the 64-bit version, removing the plugins. Update this package separately and before a ''​cup all''​.
  
-''​cinst gittfs''​+<code powershell>​ 
 +cinst notepadplusplus -x86 
 +</​code>​
  
-  * Diff tool+See also: [[markdown#​notepad_configuration|Configuring Markdown support]].
  
-Other+After install: 
 + 
 +  * Run ''​LSEConfig''​ 
 +  * Configure Greenshot 
 +    * **Preferences -> Capture** 
 +    * Uncheck **Show magnifier** 
 +  * Configure ProcessHacker 
 +    * **Hacker -> Options -> Advanced** 
 +    * Check **Replace Task Manager with Process Hacker** 
 +  * Run ''​shellrunas /​reg''​ 
 +  * Install Notepad++ plugins 
 + 
 +===== For Windows 7 ===== 
 + 
 +<code powershell chocoinstall-basic-win7.ps1>​ 
 +cinst flashplayeractivex MicrosoftSecurityEssentials 
 +</​code>​ 
 + 
 + 
 +===== Additional core applications ===== 
 + 
 +The following applications are available via Chocolatey, but have their own update mechanisms, which should install updates faster than manually running ''​choco upgrade''​. 
 + 
 +  * [[http://​getfirefox.com/​|Firefox]] 
 +    * Using Chocolatey: ''​cinst firefox noscript https-everywhere-firefox''​ 
 +  * Google [[https://​www.google.com/​chrome/​browser/​|Chrome]] 
 +    * Using Chocolatey: ''​cinst googlechrome https-everywhere-chrome save-to-pocket-chrome pushbullet-chrome trello-chrome office-online-chrome''​ 
 +  * [[http://​www.foxitsoftware.com/​Secure_PDF_Reader/​|Foxit Reader]] - PDF viewer 
 +    * Using Chocolatey: ''​cinst FoxitReader''​ 
 + 
 +The following software does not yet have a Chocolatey package available:​ 
 + 
 +  * [[http://​winmtr.net/​|WinMTR]] - //combines the functionality of the traceroute and ping utilities in a single network diagnostic tool.// 
 + 
 + 
 +===== For developers ===== 
 + 
 +<​code>​ 
 +cinst  
 +    fiddler4 git hackfont jdk8 jmeter linqpad logexpert  
 +    ngrok.portable nodejs NuGet.commandline  
 +    NugetPackageExplorer openinvscode poshgit  
 +    sourcecodepro sourcepreviewhandler SourceTree sysexp 
 +</​code>​ 
 + 
 +Includes the following:​ 
 + 
 +  * LINQpad 
 +  * NuGet command-line and [[https://​npe.codeplex.com/​|Package Explorer]] 
 +  * mingw, git, poshgit and SourceTree 
 +  * Fiddler and ngrok 
 +  * logexpert and logparser 
 +  * Additional fonts 
 + 
 +There is a bug in version 0.25 of Git-TFS, so install the previous version and pin it: 
 + 
 +<​code>​ 
 +cinst gittfs -version 0.24.2 
 +choco pin add -n=gittfs --version 0.24.2 
 +</​code>​ 
 + 
 +Diff tools 
 + 
 +  * Beyond Compare: ''​cinst beyondcompare beyondcompare-integration''​ 
 +  * WinMerge: ''​cinst winmerge''​ 
 +    * The [[http://​freemind.s57.xrea.com/​xdocdiffPlugin/​en/​index.html|xdocdiff]] plugin (not in Chocolatey) adds support for comparing MS Office documents 
 +  * Perforce: ''​cinst P4Merge''​ 
 + 
 +If not using ReSharper:​ 
 + 
 +<​code>​ 
 +cinst dotPeek codemaid testdriven.net 
 +</​code>​ 
 + 
 +==== Additional dev installs ==== 
 + 
 +  * [[http://​www.microsoft.com/​downloads/​details.aspx?​FamilyID=c17ba869-9671-4330-a63e-1fd44e0e2505&​displaylang=en|Windows SDK for Windows 7]] ([[http://​www.microsoft.com/​downloads/​details.aspx?​familyid=71DEB800-C591-4F97-A900-BEA146E4FAE1&​displaylang=en|ISO]]) - shouldn'​t need this if Visual Studio is installed 
 + 
 +==== Optional ==== 
 + 
 +Visual Studio extensions have their own update mechanism, but these are available in Chocolatey. See also: [[https://​trello.com/​c/​1Rg02j8U/​61-visual-studio-extensions|Visual Studio extensions I use]]. 
 + 
 +<​code>​ 
 +cinst  
 +    markdowneditor ignorefiles editorconfig.vs vscoloroutput  
 +    vs2015-roaming-extension-manager tangible-t4-vs2013  
 +    visualstudio-github 
 +</​code>​ 
 + 
 +Visual Studio Code (with extensions):​ 
 + 
 +<​code>​ 
 +cinst VisualStudioCode vscode-csharp vscode-powershell vscode-editorconfig vscode-markdownlint 
 +</​code>​ 
 + 
 +Design: 
 + 
 +<​code>​ 
 +cinst argouml Pencil prototyper 
 +</​code>​ 
 + 
 +===== Other software ===== 
 + 
 +Blog editing/​management:​ 
 + 
 +<​code>​ 
 +cinst openlivewriter 
 +</​code>​ 
 + 
 + 
 +Multimedia applications:​ 
 + 
 +<​code>​ 
 +cinst vlc 
 +</​code>​ 
 + 
 +===== Windows Server (as a workstation) ===== 
 + 
 +  * Enable //Windows Desktop Search// (for Outlook, etc.) - **Server Manager -> Features -> Windows Search** 
 +  * [[http://​blogs.technet.com/​b/​rmilne/​archive/​2013/​07/​11/​install-desktop-experience-on-windows-server-2012.aspx|Install Desktop Experience On Windows Server 2012]]
  
-''​cinst openlivewriter''​ 
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