Downloads:

90,780

Downloads of v 4.1.4.20978:

733

Last Update:

06 Mar 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Scooter Software

Tags:

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Beyond Compare

This is not the latest version of Beyond Compare available.

4.1.4.20978 | Updated: 06 Mar 2016

Downloads:

90,780

Downloads of v 4.1.4.20978:

733

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Scooter Software

Beyond Compare 4.1.4.20978

This is not the latest version of Beyond Compare available.

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Details

To install Beyond Compare, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade Beyond Compare, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall Beyond Compare, 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 https://chocolatey.org/api/v2. 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 https://chocolatey.org/api/v2)

4. Choose your deployment method:


choco upgrade beyondcompare -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 beyondcompare -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure beyondcompare installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: beyondcompare
    state: present
    version: 4.1.4.20978
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.

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chocolatey_package 'beyondcompare' do
  action    :install
  version  '4.1.4.20978'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: beyondcompare,
    Version: 4.1.4.20978,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at https://inedo.com/den/otter/chocolatey.


cChocoPackageInstaller beyondcompare
{
   Name     = 'beyondcompare'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '4.1.4.20978'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'beyondcompare':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '4.1.4.20978',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


salt '*' chocolatey.install beyondcompare version="4.1.4.20978" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at https://docs.saltstack.com/en/latest/ref/modules/all/salt.modules.chocolatey.html.

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved by moderator ferventcoder on 06 Mar 2016.

Description

This is the trial version of Beyond Compare. It will work for 30 days, and after that it requires a license.


tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$LCID = (Get-Culture).LCID
$german = @(3079,1031,5127,4103,2055)
$french = @(2060,11276,3084,9228,12300,1036,5132,13324,6156,14348,10252,4108,7180)
$version = '4.1.4.20978'
if ($german -contains $LCID)
{
    $url = 'http://www.scootersoftware.com/BCompare-de-'+$version+'.exe'
}
elseif ($french -contains $LCID)
{
    $url = 'http://www.scootersoftware.com/BCompare-fr-'+$version+'.exe'
}
else
{
    $url = 'http://www.scootersoftware.com/BCompare-'+$version+'.exe'
}
Install-ChocolateyPackage 'beyondcompare' 'exe' '/SP- /VERYSILENT /NORESTART' $url
tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1
$packageName = 'beyondcompare'
$packageSearch = "Beyond Compare"
$installerType = 'exe'
$silentArgs = '/VERYSILENT /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES /NORESTART /SP-'
$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)" `
                                               -ValidExitCodes $validExitCodes }

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
Beyond Compare 4.3.2.24472 2662 Saturday, November 2, 2019 Approved
Beyond Compare 4.3.1.24438 1158 Friday, October 25, 2019 Approved
Beyond Compare 4.3.0.24364 1795 Thursday, October 10, 2019 Approved
Beyond Compare 4.2.10.23938 8700 Wednesday, May 29, 2019 Approved
Beyond Compare 4.2.9.20190508 2012 Wednesday, May 8, 2019 Approved
Beyond Compare 4.2.9.23626 6767 Wednesday, January 16, 2019 Approved
Beyond Compare 4.2.8.23479 4159 Tuesday, October 30, 2018 Approved
Beyond Compare 4.2.7.23425 674 Friday, October 26, 2018 Approved
Beyond Compare 4.2.6.23150 5597 Saturday, July 14, 2018 Approved

4.1.4.20978 - March 3, 2015

Notable Changes

  • Windows: Added "/32" switch to installer to force a 32-bit install on 64-bit Windows in order to work around MSSCCI source control providers that don't have 64-bit DLLs.
  • Windows: Fixed 64-bit build's support for Explorer submenu's Cut/Copy commands.
  • Re-added Table Compare support for overriding decimal and thousands separator characters.
  • Fixed crash when using cloud profiles (Amazon S3, Microsoft OneDrive, WebDAV) on February 29th.
  • Various fixes and enhancements.

Archives

  • Windows: Fixed support for drag & drop of files in compressed archives from various applications.
  • OS X/Linux: Fixed support for LZMA compression in RPM files.
  • OS X/Linux: Upgraded 7-zip support to 15.09.

Cloud Services

  • Fixed Amazon S3 support for listing more than 1000 folders within a single parent.
  • Fixed Amazon S3 support for uploading very large files.
  • Fixed support for uploading files larger than 100MB to Microsoft OneDrive.

Command Line

  • Fixed /fileviewer= support for "Folder Compare", "Folder Sync", and "Folder Merge" when passed with folder paths.
  • OS X: Fixed intermittent delay on startup when launching using command line tools.

File Formats

  • OS X/Linux: Fixed importing and exporting file formats with helper files.
  • OS X/Linux: Fixed support for renaming file formats using right click command and keyboard shortcut.
  • Fixed support for .docx files that have internal .xml files using single quotes instead of double quotes for attribute values.

File Views

  • Windows: Fixed "Find what" and "Replace with" edits automatically picking MRUs.
  • Improved line details drawing of multi-line content in MP3 Compare, Registry Compare, and Version Compare.

Folder Compare

  • OS X/Linux: Fixed support for moving files in subfolders between file system mount points.

Folder Merge

  • Added "Ignore Same Changes" filter.

Folder Sync

  • OS X: Fixed "Delete to recycle bin" option to refer to trash instead.

Hex Compare

  • Fixed "Find Previous" to not include beyond current byte.
  • OS X/Linux: Fixed slow performance when editing.

Home View

  • OS X: Fixed path edits not being refreshed when selecting a session in the treeview.

Installer

  • Windows: Added "/32" switch to installer to force a 32-bit install on 64-bit Windows in order to work around MSSCCI source control providers that don't have 64-bit DLLs.

Misc

  • Windows: Fixed 64-bit build's support for Explorer submenu's Cut/Copy commands.
  • Opening multiple modal dialogs on a single form will now open them sequentially rather than all at once.
  • Windows: Fixed Windows 7+ jumplist including auto-saved sessions that can't be loaded.
  • Windows: Fixed icon scaling for simple message dialogs.
  • Linux: Fixed slow startup when there are lots of network printers available.
  • Linux/Gnome: Fixed default focus on "Save Changes?" and various other dialogs.
  • Fixed memory leaks.
  • Fixed clipped text in About dialog.

Picture Compare

  • Fixed "File Info" panel.

Reports

  • Fixed filename collisions when generating HTML folder reports with linked file reports.
  • Fixed plain text reports handling of multiline data.
  • Fixed Table Compare and Registry Compare support for strike-outs in reports.
  • Fixed HTML linked file reports to use the same style sheet, title, and wrap setting as the parent folder report.
  • Footer font, header font, HTML wrap style, and style sheet URL are now stored per report type instead of globally.

Source Control

  • Linux: Fixed support for diffs/merges launched from ClearCase.

Table Compare

  • Re-added support for overriding decimal and thousands separator characters.
  • Fixed data not to be treated as numeric if thousands separators are not in correct positions.

Text Views

  • "Next Difference" now scrolls line details so the difference is near the left side.
  • OS X/Linux: Fixed slow performance when editing.
  • OS X/Linux: Fixed support for saving files with Unicode characters outside the basic multilingual pane.
  • Windows: Fixed "Replace with" edit showing as selected when the panel is first shown.

Crashes

  • Fixed crash when using cloud profiles (Amazon S3, Microsoft OneDrive, WebDAV) on February 29th.
  • OS X/Linux: Fixed Folder Compare crash when attempting to collapse folders while loading with folders being automatically expanded.
  • Windows: Fixed crash when showing modal dialogs on 64-bit Windows installs.
  • OS X: Fixed startup crash on OS X 10.10.1.
  • Linux: Fixed report "Print Preview" crash

This package has no dependencies.

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