Invantive Bridge for Developers 17.14.12-BETA

This is a prerelease version of Invantive Bridge for Developers.

This Package Contains an Exempted Check

1 Test Passing and 1 Exempted Test

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Exempt:

Reboot required due to dependencies.

To install Invantive Bridge for Developers, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Invantive Bridge for Developers, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Invantive Bridge for Developers, 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 invantive-bridge-developers -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 invantive-bridge-developers -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 invantive-bridge-developers installed
    name: invantive-bridge-developers
    state: present
    version: 17.14.12-BETA
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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

chocolatey_package 'invantive-bridge-developers' do
  action    :install
  version  '17.14.12-BETA'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: invantive-bridge-developers,
    Version: 17.14.12-BETA,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller invantive-bridge-developers
   Name     = 'invantive-bridge-developers'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '17.14.12-BETA'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'invantive-bridge-developers':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '17.14.12-BETA',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install invantive-bridge-developers version="17.14.12-BETA" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package is exempt from moderation. While it is likely safe for you, there is more risk involved.

Invantive Bridge installation for use by Visual Studio Developers

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageName= 'invantive-bridge-developers'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName = $packageName
  fileType = 'MSI'
  url = ''
  url64bit = ''
  softwareName = 'Invantive Bridge for Developers'
  checksum = '75FDFEEE42B29EC20180C9C6F5E4B4191D3964209D39EC322F548CB989D78EC5'
  checksumType = 'sha256'
  checksum64 = '75FDFEEE42B29EC20180C9C6F5E4B4191D3964209D39EC322F548CB989D78EC5'
  checksumType64 = 'sha256'
  silentArgs = "/qn /norestart /l*v `"$env:Temp\invantive-bridge-developers-17.14.12-msi-install.log`""
  validExitCodes = @(0, 3010, 1641)

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Invantive Bridge for Developers 17.28.0 102 Thursday, October 25, 2018 Approved
Invantive Bridge for Developers 17.24.9 147 Wednesday, July 11, 2018 Approved
Invantive Bridge for Developers 17.15.9-BETA 166 Friday, April 6, 2018 Approved
Invantive Bridge for Developers 17.15.8-BETA 155 Friday, April 6, 2018 Approved
Invantive Bridge for Developers 17.15.3-BETA 184 Friday, March 9, 2018 Approved
Invantive Bridge for Developers 17.15.0 181 Tuesday, March 6, 2018 Approved
Invantive Bridge for Developers 17.14.12-BETA 167 Thursday, February 22, 2018 Exempted
Invantive Bridge for Developers 17.14.7-BETA 181 Wednesday, February 14, 2018 Exempted
Invantive Bridge for Developers 17.14.6-BETA 192 Thursday, December 28, 2017 Exempted

Included components:

  • Invantive.SQL.Windows 17.19.68-RC

Version 17.14.12-BETA, released 2018-02-22:

  • Allow using the license placed in the Invantive folder.
  • Updated partitioning in Control and Composition to allow selection of the partition when having multiple data containers opened, like two Exact Online accounts.
  • Write user messages to trace.

Version 17.14.5-BETA, released 2017-12-22:

  • Enable configuration of license through environment variable or fixed location.

Version 17.14.2-RC, released 2017-12-22:

  • Avoid NullReferenceException from preview in Power BI.

Version 17.14.0-RC, released 2017-12-22:

  • Add environment variable INVANTIVE_ADONET_LOG_FILE to control name of log file for Invantive Bridge.

Version 17.13.4-RC, released 2017-12-22:

  • Switch to new metadata structure of Invantive ADO.NET driver for translated table names.
  • Fix async method hanging on opening connection.

Version 17.12.3-RC, released 2017-12-11:

  • Circumvent bug in exception handling by Power BI releases up to at least 2017 Nov.
  • Adapt ADO.NET provider default language to Windows user interface language.
  • Determine data type for Invantive SQL based upon DbType provided for a DbParameter.

Version 17.11.12, released 2017-12-08:

  • Correct label of XML audit files to be match contents instead of always XML Auditfile Salaris 7.0.
  • Avoid error on Shared State not registered.
  • No longer actively create an IIID.
  • DDEX: Added provider information.

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