Downloads of v 3.5.135:


Last Update:

17 Jan 2019

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Mads Kristensen


visualstudio extension vsix

Add New File

3.5.135 | Updated: 17 Jan 2019



Downloads of v 3.5.135:



Software Author(s):

  • Mads Kristensen

Add New File 3.5.135

This Package Contains an Exempted Check

1 Test Passing and 1 Exempted Test

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Exempt:

Requires Visual Studio

To install Add New File, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Add New File, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Add New File, 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 addnewfile -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 addnewfile -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 addnewfile installed
    name: addnewfile
    state: present
    version: 3.5.135
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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

chocolatey_package 'addnewfile' do
  action    :install
  version  '3.5.135'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: addnewfile,
    Version: 3.5.135,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller addnewfile
   Name     = 'addnewfile'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '3.5.135'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'addnewfile':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '3.5.135',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install addnewfile version="3.5.135" 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 as a trusted package on 17 Jan 2019.


The fastest and easiest way to add new files to any project - including files that start with a dot

$name = 'Add New File'
$url = ' New File.vsix'
$checksum = '498820FD6FF7091165D6CC424B113E3C2C36B2969E9978585C852067096EC6B6'
$checksumType = 'SHA256'
Install-VisualStudioVsixExtension $name $url -Checksum $checksum -ChecksumType $checksumType

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Add New File 3.5.109 424 Wednesday, July 27, 2016 Approved
Add New File 3.4.101 218 Friday, June 10, 2016 Approved
Add New File 2.4.65 254 Tuesday, January 19, 2016 Approved
Add New File 2.3.50 194 Monday, October 26, 2015 Approved
Web Essentials 2019 0.5.4 58 Thursday, January 17, 2019 Approved
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