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Requires IIS

This package was approved by moderator ferventcoder on 3/17/2016.

The HttpPlatformHandler is an IIS Module which enables process management of HTTP Listeners and proxies requests to the process it manages.

To install Http Platform Handler, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install httpplatformhandler

To upgrade Http Platform Handler, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade httpplatformhandler


  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    # stop on all errors
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
    $packageName = 'HttpPlatformHandler' 
    $registryUninstallerKeyName = 'HttpPlatformHandler' 
    $installerType = 'msi' 
    $url = '' 
    $url64 = ''
    $silentArgs = '/quiet' 
    $validExitCodes = @(0) 
    $toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    Install-ChocolateyPackage "$packageName" "$installerType" "$silentArgs" "$url" "$url64"  -validExitCodes $validExitCodes
  • tools\chocolateyuninstall.ps1 Show
    #NOTE: Please remove any commented lines to tidy up prior to releasing the package, including this one
    # stop on all errors
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
    # Auto Uninstaller should be able to detect and handle registry uninstalls (if it is turned on, it is in preview for 0.9.9).
    $packageName = 'HttpPlatformHandler'
    $registryUninstallerKeyName = 'HttpPlatformHandler' #ensure this is the value in the registry
    $installerType = 'EXE'
    $silentArgs = '/S'
    $validExitCodes = @(0)
    #$osBitness = Get-ProcessorBits
    #if ($osBitness -eq 64) {
    #  $file = (Get-ItemProperty -Path "hklm:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\$registryUninstallerKeyName").UninstallString
    #} else {
    #  $file = (Get-ItemProperty -Path "hklm:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\$registryUninstallerKeyName").UninstallString
    #Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage -PackageName $packageName -FileType $installerType -SilentArgs $silentArgs -validExitCodes $validExitCodes -File $file

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