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Adobe Shockwave Player

12.2.4.197

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 11/7/2016.

Adobe Shockwave (formerly Macromedia Shockwave) is a multimedia platform used to add animation and interactivity to web pages. It allows Adobe Director applications to be published on the Internet and viewed in a web browser on any computer which has the Shockwave plug-in installed. It was first developed by Macromedia, and released in 1995 and was later acquired by Adobe Systems in 2005.

Unlike the Adobe Flash Player, the Adobe Shockwave Player is not commonly bundled with web browsers; if needed it must be downloaded.

Shockwave movies are authored in the Adobe Director environment. While there is support for including Flash movies inside Shockwave files, authors often choose the Shockwave Director combination over Flash because it offers more features and more powerful tools. Features not replicated by Flash include a much faster rendering engine, and support for various network protocols, including Internet Relay Chat. Also, Shockwave's functionality can be extended with "Xtras".

To install Adobe Shockwave Player, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install adobeshockwaveplayer --version 12.2.4.197

To upgrade Adobe Shockwave Player, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade adobeshockwaveplayer --version 12.2.4.197

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ahk Show
    #NoEnv
    #NoTrayIcon
    DetectHiddenText, off
    DetectHiddenWindows, off
    SetTitleMatchMode, 1  ;begins
    
    winTitle = Installing Adobe Shockwave Player ahk_class #32770
    
    WinWait, %winTitle%, , 120
    
    ControlGet, varChecked, Checked, , Button1, %winTitle%
    if (varChecked = 1) {
      ControlClick, Button1, %winTitle%
    }
    ControlGet, varChecked, Checked, , Button2, %winTitle%
    if (varChecked = 1) {
      ControlClick, Button2, %winTitle%
    }
    
    Sleep, 50
    NextButton = Next >
    WinGet, List, ControlList, %winTitle%
    Loop, Parse, List, `n
    {
      ControlGetText, Text, %A_LoopField%, %winTitle%
    	If (Text = NextButton)
    		 ControlClick, %A_LoopField%, %winTitle%
    }
    
    ExitApp
  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'adobeshockwaveplayer'
    $checksum = 'baa5a3ed14afe3336e270e32592b9f8d41f7b21bd917bedbe733c12a105f741d'
    $checksumType = 'sha256'
    $installerType = 'exe'
    $silentArgs = '/S /NCRC'
    $validExitCodes = @(0)
    
    $toolsDir = Split-Path -Parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
    $ahkFile = Join-Path $toolsDir 'chocolateyInstall.ahk'
    $installFile = Join-Path $toolsDir "$($packageName).exe"
    Import-Module (Join-Path "$toolsDir" 'Get-HtmlFromRegex.psm1')
    
    $urlAppId = 'http://filehippo.com/download_shockwave/66515/'
    $search = 'download_shockwave/download/([\w\d]+)/'
    $replace = 'http://www.filehippo.com/en/download_shockwave/download/$1/'
    $urlTemp = Get-HtmlFromRegex $urlAppId $search $replace
    $search = '/download/file/([\w\d]+)/'
    $replace = 'http://www.filehippo.com/download/file/$1/'
    $url = Get-HtmlFromRegex $urlTemp $search $replace
    
    Start-Process 'AutoHotKey' $ahkFile
    Install-ChocolateyPackage -PackageName "$packageName" `
                              -FileType "$installerType" `
                              -SilentArgs "$silentArgs" `
                              -Url "$url" `
                              -ValidExitCodes $validExitCodes `
                              -Checksum "$checksum" `
                              -ChecksumType "$checksumType"
  • tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'adobeshockwaveplayer'
    $packageSearch = "Adobe Shockwave Player"
    $installerType = 'exe'
    $silentArgs = '/S'
    $validExitCodes = @(0)
    
    Get-ItemProperty -Path @( 'HKLM:\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\*',
                              'HKLM:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\*',
                              'HKCU:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\*' ) `
                     -ErrorAction:SilentlyContinue `
    | Where-Object   { $_.DisplayName -like "$packageSearch*" } `
    | ForEach-Object { Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage -PackageName "$packageName" `
                                                   -FileType "$installerType" `
                                                   -SilentArgs "$($silentArgs)" `
                                                   -File "$($_.UninstallString.Replace('"',''))" `
                                                   -ValidExitCodes $validExitCodes }
    
  • tools\Get-HtmlFromRegex.psm1 Show
    # Usage: Get-HtmlFromRegex $url $search $replace
    # Examples:
    # Get-HtmlFromRegex "http://www.joejoesoft.com/vcms/hot/userupload/8/files/rmv303.zip" '/cms/file.php\?f=userupload/8/files/rmv303.zip&c=([\w\d]+)' 'http://www.joejoesoft.com/sim/$1/userupload/8/files/rmv303.zip'
    
    function Get-HtmlFromRegex {
    param(
        [string]$sourceUrl,
        [string]$search,
        [string]$replace
    )
    
      # Retrieve content of $sourceUrl
      $tempfile = "$env:TEMP\chocolatey_temp_download.html"
      $wc = new-object system.net.webclient
      $wc.UseDefaultCredentials = $true
      $wc.downloadfile($sourceUrl, $tempfile)
      $source = Get-Content $tempfile
    
      $nothing = ''+$source -cmatch $search # Get the matches, prevent output
      if ($matches.Count -eq 0) {
        Remove-Item $tempfile
        return
      }
      # Replace Match-references with previous matches: $1 $2 -> $matches[1] $matches[2]
      #$url = $replace -creplace "\$`(\d+)",$matches[$1]
      # Return only first match
      $url = $replace -creplace "\$`(\d+)",$matches[1]
      Remove-Item $tempfile
      Write-Debug "Found URL: $url"
      return $url
    }

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Software Author(s)

  • Adobe

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Package

  • Installs program version 12.2.4.194
  • 196 is package fix for retrieving URL with regex
  • Automatically built and uploaded by dtgm

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Adobe Shockwave Player 12.2.7.197 49982 Wednesday, February 22, 2017 approved
Adobe Shockwave Player 12.2.4.197 385729 Thursday, June 16, 2016 approved
Adobe Shockwave Player 12.2.4.195 134 Wednesday, June 1, 2016 approved
Adobe Shockwave Player 12.2.4.194 8166 Tuesday, March 1, 2016 approved
Adobe Shockwave Player 12.2.3.183 8586 Tuesday, January 12, 2016 approved
Adobe Shockwave Player 12.2.2.172 6490 Wednesday, November 25, 2015 approved
Adobe Shockwave Player 12.2.1.171 6058 Tuesday, October 27, 2015 approved
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