Hugo on Windows

Abstract: An introduction on how to install and use hugo on Windows

Table of Contents

Install Hugo on Windows

Install Hugo on macOS, Windows, Linux, FreeBSD, and on any machine where the Go compiler tool chain can run. The details of install is listed here:

Install Hugo on Windows by Chocolatey

If you are on a Windows machine and use Chocolatey for package management, you can install Hugo with the following one-liner: install-with-chocolatey.ps1

  1. Install Chocolatey for package management

The document of Chocolatey is:

  • Install with cmd.exe. Run the following command:
@"%SystemRoot%\System32\WindowsPowerShell\v1.0\powershell.exe" -NoProfile -InputFormat None -ExecutionPolicy Bypass -Command "iex ((New-Object System.Net.WebClient).DownloadString(''))" && SET "PATH=%PATH%;%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\chocolatey\bin"

Install Hugo with Chocolaey

Just open your cmd.exe and type or copy

choco install hugo -confirm

Use Hugo on Windows

  1. Change your directory to your hugo project
  2. hugo server to local test.
  3. hugo to generate the public.


comments powered by Disqus