Downloads of v 2012.0.0.20151215:


Last Update:

16 Dec 2015

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Matt Wrock


Windows Live Installer

2012.0.0.20151215 | Updated: 16 Dec 2015



Downloads of v 2012.0.0.20151215:



Software Author(s):

  • Matt Wrock


Windows Live Installer 2012.0.0.20151215

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To install Windows Live Installer, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Windows Live Installer, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Windows Live Installer, 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 windowsliveinstaller -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 windowsliveinstaller -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 windowsliveinstaller installed
    name: windowsliveinstaller
    state: present
    version: 2012.0.0.20151215
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

Coming early 2020! Central Managment Reporting available now! More information...

chocolatey_package 'windowsliveinstaller' do
  action    :install
  version  '2012.0.0.20151215'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: windowsliveinstaller,
    Version: 2012.0.0.20151215,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller windowsliveinstaller
   Name     = 'windowsliveinstaller'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '2012.0.0.20151215'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'windowsliveinstaller':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '2012.0.0.20151215',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install windowsliveinstaller version="2012.0.0.20151215" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved by moderator doc on 29 Dec 2015.


Script to check if windows live installer has been previously downloaded to temp folder. This package is not intended to be installed on its own but is a dependency for Individual Windows Live product packages.

Install-ChocolateyPowershellCommand 'windowsLiveInstall' (Join-Path $(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition) 'WindowsLiveInstall.ps1')

try {
    $tempDir = Join-Path $env:TEMP "chocolatey\WindowsLive-mw"
    if (!(Test-Path $tempDir)) {New-Item $tempDir -type Directory}
    $file = Join-Path $tempDir "wlsetup-all.exe"
    if(!(Test-Path $file)) { Get-ChocolateyWebFile WindowsLive $file }
    Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage $product 'exe' "/q /NOToolbarCEIP /NOhomepage /Nolaunch /nosearch /AppSelect:$product" $file @(0, 3010)
    Write-ChocolateySuccess $package
} catch {
    Write-ChocolateyFailure $package $($_.Exception.Message)

Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

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.

Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Windows Live Installer 2012.0.0 2341 Sunday, April 14, 2013 Approved
Windows Live Installer 1.0.1 681 Sunday, April 15, 2012 Unknown
Windows Live Installer 1.0.0 468 Sunday, April 15, 2012 Unknown

This package has no dependencies.

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