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Last Update:

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6.6.2 | Updated: 08 Aug 2019



Downloads of v 6.6.2:



Software Author(s):

  • Floating Keyboard Software

Insomnia 6.6.2

This is not the latest version of Insomnia available.

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


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


To uninstall Insomnia, 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 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

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade insomnia-rest-api-client -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 insomnia-rest-api-client -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure insomnia-rest-api-client installed
    name: insomnia-rest-api-client
    state: present
    version: 6.6.2
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'insomnia-rest-api-client' do
  action    :install
  version  '6.6.2'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: insomnia-rest-api-client,
    Version: 6.6.2,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller insomnia-rest-api-client
   Name     = 'insomnia-rest-api-client'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '6.6.2'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'insomnia-rest-api-client':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '6.6.2',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install insomnia-rest-api-client version="6.6.2" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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Insomnia Addons

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$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = 'insomnia-rest-api-client'
  installerType = 'exe'
  url           = ''
  checksum      = '695559abf304d84a920c613bba6a982ef82e0bb9b3bc060f09c0266007587a96'
  checksumType  = 'sha256'
  silentArgs    = '--silent'
  validExitCodes= @(0)
  softwareName   = 'Insomnia'
Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageName = 'insomnia-rest-api-client'
$installerType = 'exe'
$silentArgs = '--uninstall --uninstall -s'
$validExitCodes = @(0)
$file = "$Env:USERPROFILE\AppData\Local\Insomnia\Update.exe"

Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage `
  -PackageName $packageName `
  -FileType $installerType `
  -SilentArgs "$silentArgs" `
  -ValidExitCodes $validExitCodes `
  -File "$file"
# Delete junk files of Insomnia at $Env:USERPROFILE\AppData
Remove-Item $Env:USERPROFILE\AppData\Local\Insomnia -recurse
Remove-Item $Env:USERPROFILE\AppData\Roaming\Insomnia -recurse

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Insomnia 7.1.0 575 Friday, February 14, 2020 Approved
Insomnia 7.0.6 1749 Wednesday, December 18, 2019 Approved
Insomnia 7.0.5 846 Saturday, November 30, 2019 Approved
Insomnia 7.0.4 216 Thursday, November 28, 2019 Approved
Insomnia 7.0.3 1271 Friday, October 18, 2019 Approved
Insomnia 7.0.2 50 Sunday, October 20, 2019 Approved
Insomnia 7.0.1 337 Tuesday, October 15, 2019 Approved
Insomnia 7.0.0 777 Wednesday, October 2, 2019 Approved
Insomnia 6.6.2 1512 Thursday, August 8, 2019 Approved

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