Downloads:

1,629

Downloads of v 1.32.1:

1,079

Last Update:

8/29/2017

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Elias Fotinis

Tags:

deskpins pins windows ontop admin

DeskPins

1.32.1 | Updated: 8/29/2017

Downloads:

1,629

Downloads of v 1.32.1:

1,079

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Elias Fotinis

DeskPins 1.32.1

All Checks are Passing

2 Passing Test


Validation Testing Passed


Verification Testing Passed

Details

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

>

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

>

To uninstall DeskPins, 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 deskpins -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 deskpins -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 deskpins installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: deskpins
    state: present
    version: 1.32.1
    source: STEP 3 URL

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

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chocolatey_package 'deskpins' do
  action    :install
  version  '1.32.1'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

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


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: deskpins,
    Version: 1.32.1,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

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


cChocoPackageInstaller deskpins
{
   Name     = 'deskpins'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '1.32.1'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

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


package { 'deskpins':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '1.32.1',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

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


salt '*' chocolatey.install deskpins version="1.32.1" 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 flcdrg on 9/2/2017.

Description

DeskPins is a lightweight Windows application that can force running programs to stay on top of others.
In essence a freeware tool that brings "Always on Top" functionality to any software solution on your computer,
DeskPins is very easy to use, creating so-called "pins" to keeps apps on top.
Once you launch it, DeskPins places an icon in the Windows System Tray that lets you instantly enable the
application and thus insert a new icon in the titlebar of every running process to help you keep it on top.

Программа для закрепления любого окна поверх всех остальных.


tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$packageName = 'deskpins'
$installerType = 'exe'
$url = 'https://bitbucket.org/efotinis/deskpins/downloads/DeskPins-1.32-setup.exe'
$silentArgs = '/S'

$checksum = '5A669C5723F8E1E6ADC328B3869A8955'

$checksumType = 'md5'
 
Install-ChocolateyPackage "$packageName" "$installerType" "$silentArgs" "$url"  -Checksum "$checksum" -ChecksumType "$checksumType"







tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1_old
 
tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1
$packageName = 'deskpins'
$fileType = 'exe'
$silentArgs = '/S'
  
$osBitness = Get-ProcessorBits
if ($osBitness -eq 64) {
  $uninstallString = (Get-ItemProperty HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\DeskPins).UninstallString 
} else {
  $uninstallString = (Get-ItemProperty HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\DeskPins).UninstallString
}
 
if ($uninstallString -ne "") {
  Stop-Process -Name deskpins
  Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage $packageName $fileType $silentArgs $uninstallString
}





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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
DeskPins 1.32 485 Tuesday, January 19, 2016 Approved

Version 1.32.1 - change Download URL
Fixed inability to autopin windows of 64-bit processes.
Unlimited number of pins available.
Intelligent handling of various application types.
Powerful wildcard-based automatic pin support.
Global hotkeys.
Negligible system resources usage.


This package has no dependencies.

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