Downloads:

33,740

Downloads of v 2.1.15:

546

Last Update:

05 Oct 2020

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Travis Nickles
  • Jays2Kings

Tags:

ds4windows ps4 dualshock controller emulator foss

DS4Windows

2.1.15 | Updated: 05 Oct 2020

Downloads:

33,740

Downloads of v 2.1.15:

546

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Travis Nickles
  • Jays2Kings

DS4Windows 2.1.15

This Package Contains an Exempted Check

1 Test Passing and 1 Exempted Test


Validation Testing Passed


Verification Testing Exempt:

Dependencies require reboot

To install DS4Windows, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade DS4Windows, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall DS4Windows, 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 ds4windows -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 ds4windows -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 ds4windows installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: ds4windows
    state: present
    version: 2.1.15
    source: STEP 3 URL

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

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


chocolatey_package 'ds4windows' do
  action    :install
  version  '2.1.15'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

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


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: ds4windows,
    Version: 2.1.15,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

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


cChocoPackageInstaller ds4windows
{
   Name     = 'ds4windows'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '2.1.15'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

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


package { 'ds4windows':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '2.1.15',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

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


salt '*' chocolatey.install ds4windows version="2.1.15" 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.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 05 Oct 2020.

Description

DS4Windows

Like those other ds4tools, but sexier.

DS4Windows is an extract anywhere program that allows you to get the best
DualShock 4 experience on your PC. By emulating a Xbox 360 controller, many
more games are accessible.

This project is a fork of the work of Jays2Kings. You can find the old project
website at ds4windows.com.

DS4Windows Preview

Downloads

Requirements

  • Windows 8.1 or newer
  • Microsoft .NET 4.6.2 or higher (needed to unzip the driver and for macros to
    work properly)
  • Visual C++ 2015-2019 Redistributable. x64 or x86
  • ViGEmBus driver (DS4Windows will install it for you)
  • Microsoft 360 Driver (link inside DS4Windows, already installed by Windows if
    you've used a 360 controller before)
  • Sony DualShock 4
  • Connection method:
    • Micro USB cable
    • Sony Wireless Adapter
    • Bluetooth 4.0 (via an
      adapter like this
      or built in pc). Only use of Microsoft BT stack is supported. CSR BT stack is
      confirmed to not work with the DS4 even though some CSR adapters work fine
      using Microsoft BT stack. Toshiba's adapters currently do not work.
  • Disable PlayStation Configuration Support and
    Xbox Configuration Support options in Steam

Social

Discord
Twitter @ds4windows
YouTube
BitChute
BitTube.tv
LBRY
Mastodon @[email protected]
Minds @ds4windows
Gab Social: @ds4windows


legal\LICENSE.txt
From: https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Ryochan7/DS4Windows/jay/LICENSE.txt

LICENSE

This file includes licensing information for ds4windows

MIT License

Copyright (c) 2019 Travis Nickles

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy
of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal
in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights
to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell
copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is
furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all
copies or substantial portions of the Software.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR
IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY,
FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE
AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER
LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM,
OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE
SOFTWARE.
legal\VERIFICATION.txt
VERIFICATION
Verification is intended to assist the Chocolatey moderators and community
in verifying that this package's contents are trustworthy.

1.  Download the installer:

    x32: https://github.com/Ryochan7/DS4Windows/releases/download/v2.1.15/DS4Windows_2.1.15_x86.zip
    x64: https://github.com/Ryochan7/DS4Windows/releases/download/v2.1.15/DS4Windows_2.1.15_x64.zip

2.  You can use one of the following methods to obtain the checksum: 
    - Use powershell function 'Get-FileHash'
    - Use Chocolatey utility 'checksum.exe'
    - Using AU:
        Get-RemoteChecksum https://github.com/Ryochan7/DS4Windows/releases/download/v2.1.15/DS4Windows_2.1.15_x64.zip

3.  Compare to Checksum:

    checksum32: 9958C9D9F7C5C9D5E9FFC0D67E6CC73823FD33A7F02B7C952FC262744503C2EC
    checksum64: 44BBF05B42BC432840D0F76F1DC419F7912A4C4B8A082CE4BC7363838DA6EC43
tools\chocolateybeforemodify.ps1
$packageName  = $env:ChocolateyPackageName

$p = Get-Process -Name "DS4Windows" -ea 0
if (!$p) {
    Write-Host "$packageName is not running"
    return
}

Write-Host "$packageName is running, trying to gracefully shut it down before upgrade/uninstall"
Stop-Process -InputObject $p -Force
tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$toolsPath = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition


$packageArgs = @{
  PackageName    = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  FileFullPath   = gi $toolsPath\*_x86.zip
  FileFullPath64 = gi $toolsPath\*_x64.zip
  Destination    = $toolsPath
}

ls $toolsPath\* | ? { $_.PSISContainer } | rm -Recurse -Force #remove older package dirs
Get-ChocolateyUnzip @packageArgs
rm $toolsPath\*.zip -ea 0

$startupPath = [Environment]::GetFolderPath("Startup")
$startMenuPath = [Environment]::GetFolderPath("CommonPrograms")

if(Test-Path -Path "$startupPath\$env:ChocolateyPackageName.lnk") {
    Install-ChocolateyShortcut `
        -ShortcutFilePath "$startupPath\$env:ChocolateyPackageName.lnk" `
        -TargetPath "$env:ChocolateyInstall\bin\$env:ChocolateyPackageTitle.exe"
}

Install-ChocolateyShortcut `
  -ShortcutFilePath "$startMenuPath\$env:ChocolateyPackageName.lnk" `
  -TargetPath "$env:ChocolateyInstall\bin\$env:ChocolateyPackageTitle.exe"
tools\chocolateyuninstall.ps1
$startupPath = [Environment]::GetFolderPath("Startup")
$startMenuPath = [Environment]::GetFolderPath("CommonPrograms")

Remove-Item "$startupPath\$env:ChocolateyPackageName.lnk" -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue -Force
Remove-Item "$startMenuPath\$env:ChocolateyPackageName.lnk" -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue -Force
tools\DS4Windows_2.1.15_x64.zip
md5: 251E24478685D18787ACD54AA0D8E806 | sha1: 682A013616DB8B4981A9C046F48B737C48DC8901 | sha256: 44BBF05B42BC432840D0F76F1DC419F7912A4C4B8A082CE4BC7363838DA6EC43 | sha512: D144A393EF3787E25C8F5CFFA3C5C0AA75CF7F5CDB5ADE59BCBFB01FE73938643907C72A4EAE5D7FAFC76B213B31D14C4420C3A4732AF8EB7ADD6B74516DE040
tools\DS4Windows_2.1.15_x86.zip
md5: D630248FCD69B007A4213D7A7654DFB7 | sha1: A0FEABFBB6C2FE80EC03ECFB21FEC8F2EE9074A2 | sha256: 9958C9D9F7C5C9D5E9FFC0D67E6CC73823FD33A7F02B7C952FC262744503C2EC | sha512: 477133AFDF4E1800CEDB3592B6D60BB4C9305E8FD26C25FBD47602A57D08D07766D62371040B98677956C4F8C78D5067E25A9B7F857C91BB96E6CCBACD86B454

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
DS4Windows 2.1.14 349 Monday, September 28, 2020 Approved
DS4Windows 2.1.13 439 Tuesday, September 15, 2020 Approved
DS4Windows 2.1.11 140 Monday, September 14, 2020 Approved
DS4Windows 2.1.9 440 Thursday, September 3, 2020 Approved
DS4Windows 2.1.7 247 Monday, August 31, 2020 Approved
DS4Windows 2.1.5 16 Monday, August 10, 2020 Approved
DS4Windows 2.1.4 782 Monday, July 6, 2020 Approved
DS4Windows 2.1.3 471 Thursday, June 18, 2020 Approved
DS4Windows 2.1.2 444 Tuesday, June 2, 2020 Approved

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