Downloads of v 0.74.1:


Last Update:

19 Mar 2019

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Hendrik Leppkes


lavfilters admin ffmpeg DirectShow filter codec video audio subtitles

LAV Filters

0.74.1 | Updated: 19 Mar 2019



Downloads of v 0.74.1:



Software Author(s):

  • Hendrik Leppkes

LAV Filters 0.74.1

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Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


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


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


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


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • 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. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade lavfilters -y --source="'STEP 3 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 lavfilters -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure lavfilters installed
    name: lavfilters
    state: present
    version: 0.74.1
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'lavfilters' do
  action    :install
  version  '0.74.1'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: lavfilters,
    Version: 0.74.1,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller lavfilters
   Name     = 'lavfilters'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '0.74.1'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'lavfilters':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '0.74.1',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install lavfilters version="0.74.1" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 21 Aug 2020.


LAV Filters are a set of DirectShow filters based on the libavformat and libavcodec libraries from the ffmpeg project, which will allow you to play virtually any format in a DirectShow player.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

# *** Automatically filled ***
$packageArgs = @{
    packageName    = 'lavfilters'
    softwareName   = 'LAV Filters *'
    fileType       = 'exe'
    url            = ''
    checksum       = '181e24428eaa34d0121cd53ec829c18e52d028689e12a7326f952989daa44ddb'
    checksumType   = 'sha256'
    validExitCodes = @(0)
# *** Automatically filled ***

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
LAV Filters 0.74 510 Saturday, March 16, 2019 Approved
LAV Filters 0.73.1 1240 Wednesday, October 31, 2018 Approved
LAV Filters 0.73 771 Friday, October 5, 2018 Approved
LAV Filters 0.72 1020 Tuesday, June 19, 2018 Approved
LAV Filters 0.71 1113 Thursday, February 15, 2018 Approved
LAV Filters 0.70.2 1238 Thursday, July 6, 2017 Approved
LAV Filters 0.70.1 472 Saturday, July 1, 2017 Approved
LAV Filters 0.70 1032 Thursday, June 15, 2017 Approved
LAV Filters 0.69 977 Sunday, December 11, 2016 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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