Downloads of v 4.0.4:


Last Update:

08 Jun 2017

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • shadowsocks


shadowsocks vpn


This is not the latest version of shadowsocks available.

4.0.4 | Updated: 08 Jun 2017



Downloads of v 4.0.4:


Software Author(s):

  • shadowsocks

shadowsocks 4.0.4

This is not the latest version of shadowsocks available.

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


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


To uninstall shadowsocks, 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 shadowsocks -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 shadowsocks -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 shadowsocks installed
    name: shadowsocks
    state: present
    version: 4.0.4
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'shadowsocks' do
  action    :install
  version  '4.0.4'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: shadowsocks,
    Version: 4.0.4,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller shadowsocks
   Name     = 'shadowsocks'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '4.0.4'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'shadowsocks':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '4.0.4',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install shadowsocks version="4.0.4" 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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This package was approved as a trusted package on 08 Jun 2017.


full readme


  1. System proxy configuration
  2. PAC mode and global mode
  3. GFWList and user rules
  4. Supports HTTP proxy
  5. Supports server auto switching
  6. Supports UDP relay (see Usage)


  1. Find Shadowsocks icon in the notification tray
  2. You can add multiple servers in servers menu
  3. Select Enable System Proxy menu to enable system proxy. Please disable other
    proxy addons in your browser, or set them to use system proxy
  4. You can also configure your browser proxy manually if you don't want to enable
    system proxy. Set Socks5 or HTTP proxy to You can change this
    port in Servers -> Edit Servers


$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'; # stop on all errors
Install-ChocolateyZipPackage -packageName 'shadowsocks' -UnzipLocation $(Split-Path -Parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition) -Url '' -checksum 'EAD3FA2B98070760C43CC90BA170B75170A7576BA4F73B71969B21B4F245F25E' -checksumType 'sha256'

Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Version Downloads Last Updated Status
shadowsocks 98 Tuesday, October 13, 2020 Approved
shadowsocks 104 Thursday, October 1, 2020 Approved
shadowsocks 108 Thursday, September 10, 2020 Approved
shadowsocks 565 Saturday, April 11, 2020 Approved
shadowsocks 169 Wednesday, April 1, 2020 Approved
shadowsocks 1077 Thursday, December 26, 2019 Approved
shadowsocks 641 Friday, November 1, 2019 Approved
shadowsocks 1711 Tuesday, July 16, 2019 Approved
shadowsocks 4.1.7 107 Tuesday, July 16, 2019 Approved

  • Save user wininet settings as user-wininet.json
  • Improve performance of aes-256-gcm

If you encounter any issue, please refer to


Info of Shadowsocks.exe

  • MD5: 3456E9AD759BD6E99190888C201FABB9
  • SHA-1: 551A8A3AE18C71D915A8B9CE1F86E9543CA50B20
  • SHA-256: F6965ABB81E5743CD3AD70EF1736BEE726A425792A974FEDD1660C6122A0D1C0
  • SHA-512: AEA9C647421BAF35996E987096D4738415A31E2C14859E207FCC47FAC88B05011E93C2225A066D18609CD7F16770963645182C009E42BCDF2010C02F26079492

This package has no dependencies.

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