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Last Update:

22 Oct 2020

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Caphyon


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Advanced Installer

17.6 | Updated: 22 Oct 2020



Downloads of v 17.6:



Software Author(s):

  • Caphyon

Advanced Installer 17.6

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


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


To uninstall Advanced 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 advanced-installer -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 advanced-installer -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 advanced-installer installed
    name: advanced-installer
    state: present
    version: 17.6
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'advanced-installer' do
  action    :install
  version  '17.6'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: advanced-installer,
    Version: 17.6,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller advanced-installer
   Name     = 'advanced-installer'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '17.6'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'advanced-installer':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '17.6',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install advanced-installer version="17.6" 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 22 Oct 2020.


Advanced Installer is a Windows installer authoring tool for installing, updating, and configuring your products safely, securely, and reliably.

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$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
$toolsDir              = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$url                   = ''
$checksum              = 'bff385920bbf003fbf084df54a58dc6d1337d638e45e615a1e5cd800f824a499'

$packageArgs = @{
	packageName    = 'advanced-installer'
	installerType  = 'MSI'
	url            = $url
	silentArgs     = "/qn /norestart /l*v `"$($env:TEMP)\$($packageName).$($env:chocolateyPackageVersion).MsiInstall.log`""
	validExitCodes = @(0)
	checksum       = $checksum
	checksumType   = 'sha256'

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Advanced Installer 17.5 241 Tuesday, September 22, 2020 Approved
Advanced Installer 17.4.1 53 Monday, September 7, 2020 Approved
Advanced Installer 17.4 43 Wednesday, August 26, 2020 Approved
Advanced Installer 17.3 226 Wednesday, July 29, 2020 Approved
Advanced Installer 17.2 129 Tuesday, June 30, 2020 Approved
Advanced Installer 17.1.2 172 Wednesday, June 17, 2020 Approved
Advanced Installer 17.1.1 122 Thursday, May 28, 2020 Approved
Advanced Installer 17.1 61 Wednesday, May 27, 2020 Approved
Advanced Installer 17.0 981 Monday, April 27, 2020 Approved

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