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Feed Notifier (Install)

2.6

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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 2/4/2019.


choco://feednotifier
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Feed Notifier is an application for Windows and Mac OS X that resides in the system tray or status bar and displays pop-up notifications on your desktop when new items arrive in your subscribed RSS or Atom feeds. By default, the pop-ups look like this (on Windows)…

Screenshot of Feed Notifer

Feed Notifier is for you if you want a news aggregator that focuses on real-time feed notifications and leaves out all the other stuff that comes with most news readers.

Main Features

  • Supports all common RSS and Atom web feed protocols.
  • Clean look and feel, doesn’t get in your way.
  • Configurable polling interval for each feed.
  • Configurable popup duration.
  • Configurable popup size, position and transparency.
  • Configurable popup border size and color.
  • Popups do not steal keyboard or mouse focus from other applications.
  • Popups show item age and author.
  • Navigation controls in popups to view next/previous items.
  • Advanced keyword filtering options.
  • Supports launching from Firefox and other browsers via feed:// protocol.
  • Supports enabling/disabling individual feeds.
  • Deactivates when user is idle to save bandwidth and processing time.
  • Supports authenticated feeds that require a username and password.
  • Supports using a proxy server.
  • Displays favicon for feeds when available.
  • Multi-threaded feed polling.

PACKAGE NOTES


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To install Feed Notifier (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install feednotifier

To upgrade Feed Notifier (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade feednotifier

Files

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  • tools\VERIFICATION.txt Show
    ==================== Feed Burner ====================
    
    bcurran3 downloads and packages the included .EXE for Feed Burner from the developer's website. 
    
    The direct download link can be found at:
    https://www.feednotifier.com/files/feed-notifier-2.6.exe
    
    ==================== Feed Burner ====================
    
  • tools\LICENSE.txt Show
    ==================== Feed Burner ====================
    
    https://raw.githubusercontent.com/fogleman/FeedNotifier/master/license.txt
    
    Copyright (c) 2010, Michael Fogleman
    All rights reserved.
    
    Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
    modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are met:
    
        * Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright
          notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer.
        * Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright
          notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer in the
          documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution.
        * Neither the name of the organization nor the
          names of its contributors may be used to endorse or promote products
          derived from this software without specific prior written permission.
    
    THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED BY THE COPYRIGHT HOLDERS AND CONTRIBUTORS "AS IS" AND
    ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED
    WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE
    DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE COPYRIGHT HOLDER BE LIABLE FOR ANY
    DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES
    (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES;
    LOSS OF USE, DATA, OR PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER CAUSED AND
    ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR TORT
    (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF THIS
    SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.
    
    ==================== Feed Burner ====================
    
  • tools\feed-notifier-2.6.exe Show
    md5: 1BA0EE068D8F51C141DD2B5D40EC4B29 | sha1: ED7966B44F50C0C1EBBAEB029447BA519F7DB868 | sha256: 3793BD506084FD81D6A385222FFE1F55FB6B5A8A2ACB8A275376675E456C1239 | sha512: 52614A8F3481A10537AB3170831D7CCC8B64886A4A6A2C08DBA12D9DC65FFF9BA8899442A841A8A2C1107D529BF9DEE7A84CB4BCE4A051B41DDF765249073360
  • tools\ChocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
    $packageName   = 'feednotifier'
    $toolsDir      = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    $url           = "$toolsDir\feed-notifier-2.6.exe"
    
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName   = $packageName
      fileType      = 'EXE'
      file          = $url
      silentArgs    = '/VERYSILENT /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES /NORESTART /SP-'
      softwareName  = 'Feed Notifier*' 
      }
      
    Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs
    Remove-Item $toolsDir\*.exe -force | Out-Null
    

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Dependencies

This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Michael Fogleman

Copyright

Copyright (c) 2009-2013, Michael Fogleman

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Release Notes

https://www.feednotifier.com/download/

Version History

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