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HWiNFO (Install)

5.46

Package test results are passing.

This package is likely a meta/virtual (*) or an installer (*.install) or portable (*.portable) application package.
  • Meta/virtual (*) - has a dependency on the *.install or the *.portable package - it is provided for discoverability and for other packages to take a dependency on.
  • Portable (*.portable/*.commandline (deprecated naming convention)/*.tool (deprecated naming convention)) - usually zips or archives that require no administrative access to install.
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This package was approved as a trusted package on 3/9/2017.

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

C:\> choco install hwinfo.install --version 5.46

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

C:\> choco upgrade hwinfo.install --version 5.46

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'HWiNFO.install'
    $fileType = 'exe'
    $silentArgs = '/VERYSILENT /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES /NORESTART'
    $version = '5.46'
    $version = $version.Replace(".","")
    $url = "ftp://ftp.sac.sk/sac/utildiag/hw32_$version.exe"
    $url64 = "ftp://ftp.sac.sk/sac/utildiag/hw64_$version.exe"
    $checksum = '2934071c3356a16c94a18f4db37997b4c78e0db6'
    $checksumType = 'SHA1'
    $checksum64 = 'bc2bc4df17cdb99692b9232e68f76509b1cf045b'
    $checksumType64 = 'SHA1'
    
    Install-ChocolateyPackage $packageName $fileType $silentArgs $url $url64 -checksum $checksum -checksumType $checksumType -checksum64 $checksum64 -checksumType64 $checksumType64
    # Kill the process after it starts- there is no way to prevent autostart after install
    Get-Process | Where { $_.name -eq 'HWiNFO64' } | Stop-Process
    Get-Process | Where { $_.name -eq 'HWiNFO32' } | Stop-Process
    
  • tools\chocolateyuninstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'HWiNFO.install'
    $softwareName = 'HWiNFO*'
    $installerType = 'EXE' 
    $silentArgs = '/VERYSILENT /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES /NORESTART /SP-' # Inno Setup
    $validExitCodes = @(0)
    
    $uninstalled = $false
    $local_key     = 'HKCU:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\*'
    $machine_key   = 'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\*'
    $machine_key6432 = 'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\*'
    
    [array]$key = Get-ItemProperty -Path @($machine_key6432,$machine_key, $local_key) `
                            -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue `
             | ? { $_.DisplayName -like "$softwareName" }
    
    if ($key.Count -eq 1) {
      $key | % { 
        $file = "$($_.UninstallString)"
        Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage -PackageName $packageName `
                                    -FileType $installerType `
                                    -SilentArgs "$silentArgs" `
                                    -ValidExitCodes $validExitCodes `
                                    -File "$file"
      }
    } elseif ($key.Count -eq 0) {
      Write-Warning "$packageName has already been uninstalled by other means."
    } elseif ($key.Count -gt 1) {
      Write-Warning "$key.Count matches found!"
      Write-Warning "To prevent accidental data loss, no programs will be uninstalled."
      Write-Warning "Please alert package maintainer the following keys were matched:"
      $key | % {Write-Warning "- $_.DisplayName"}
    }
    

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Dependencies

This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Martin Malík

Copyright

1995-2015 REALiX

Tags

Release Notes

http://www.hwinfo.com/txt/History3264.txt

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
HWiNFO (Install) 6.06 2821 Thursday, May 16, 2019 approved
HWiNFO (Install) 6.04 2958 Wednesday, April 3, 2019 approved
HWiNFO (Install) 6.02 2823 Friday, February 22, 2019 approved
HWiNFO (Install) 6.00 3162 Thursday, December 20, 2018 approved
HWiNFO (Install) 5.92 1994 Thursday, November 22, 2018 approved
HWiNFO (Install) 5.90 2014 Tuesday, October 16, 2018 approved
HWiNFO (Install) 5.88 2050 Tuesday, September 4, 2018 approved
HWiNFO (Install) 5.86 2467 Thursday, July 12, 2018 approved
HWiNFO (Install) 5.84 2030 Thursday, May 24, 2018 approved
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