Visual Studio Code

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1.37.0 | Updated: 08 Aug 2019

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Software Author(s):

  • Microsoft

Visual Studio Code 1.37.0

This is not the latest version of Visual Studio Code available.

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To install Visual Studio Code, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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To upgrade Visual Studio Code, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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To uninstall Visual Studio Code, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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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 https://chocolatey.org/api/v2. 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 https://chocolatey.org/api/v2)

4. Choose your deployment method:


choco upgrade vscode -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 vscode -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure vscode installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: vscode
    state: present
    version: 1.37.0
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.

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chocolatey_package 'vscode' do
  action    :install
  version  '1.37.0'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: vscode,
    Version: 1.37.0,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at https://inedo.com/den/otter/chocolatey.


cChocoPackageInstaller vscode
{
   Name     = 'vscode'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '1.37.0'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'vscode':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '1.37.0',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


salt '*' chocolatey.install vscode version="1.37.0" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at https://docs.saltstack.com/en/latest/ref/modules/all/salt.modules.chocolatey.html.

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 Aug 2019.

Description

Build and debug modern web and cloud applications. Code is free and available on your favorite platform - Linux, Mac OSX, and Windows.

Features

  • Meet IntelliSense: Go beyond syntax highlighting and autocomplete with IntelliSense, which provides smart completions based on variable types, function definitions, and imported modules.
  • Print statement debugging is a thing of the past: Debug code right from the editor. Launch or attach to your running apps and debug with break points, call stacks, and an interactive console.
  • Git commands built-in: Working with Git has never been easier. Review diffs, stage files, and make commits right from the editor. Push and pull from any hosted Git service.
  • Extensible and customizable: Want even more features? Install extensions to add new languages, themes, debuggers, and to connect to additional services. Extensions run in separate processes, ensuring they won't slow down your editor.

Package parameters

  • /NoDesktopIcon - Don't add a desktop icon.
  • /NoQuicklaunchIcon - Don't add an icon to the QuickLaunch area.
  • /NoContextMenuFiles - Don't add an Open with Code entry to the context menu for files.
  • /NoContextMenuFolders - Dont't add an Open with Code entry to the context menu for folders.
  • /DontAddToPath - Don't add Visual Studio Code to the system PATH.

Example: choco install vscode --params "/NoDesktopIcon /DontAddToPath"

Notes

screenshot


tools\ChocolateyInstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$toolsPath = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
. $toolsPath\helpers.ps1

$softwareName = 'Microsoft Visual Studio Code'
$version = '1.37.0'
if ($version -eq (Get-UninstallRegistryKey "$softwareName").DisplayVersion) {
  Write-Host "VS Code $version is already installed."
  return
}

$pp = Get-PackageParameters
Close-VSCode

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = 'vscode'
  fileType       = 'exe'
  url            = 'https://az764295.vo.msecnd.net/stable/036a6b1d3ac84e5ca96a17a44e63a87971f8fcc8/VSCodeSetup-ia32-1.37.0.exe'
  url64bit       = 'https://az764295.vo.msecnd.net/stable/036a6b1d3ac84e5ca96a17a44e63a87971f8fcc8/VSCodeSetup-x64-1.37.0.exe'

  softwareName   = "$softwareName"

  checksum       = 'fa78898651537eb782e94842770036dd255167d36f60767a60dd6cd77fc96cde'
  checksumType   = 'sha256'
  checksum64     = 'c54cf2a4a9bddb2fdadc709fd1a5a8df886b38c8e6a83eab1588624da761a0d7'
  checksumType64 = 'sha256'

  silentArgs     = '/verysilent /suppressmsgboxes /mergetasks="{0}" /log="{1}\install.log"' -f (Get-MergeTasks), (Get-PackageCacheLocation)
  validExitCodes = @(0, 3010, 1641)
}

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
tools\helpers.ps1
function Get-MergeTasks {
    $t  = "!runCode"
    $t += ', ' + '!'*$pp.NoDesktopIcon        + 'desktopicon'
    $t += ', ' + '!'*$pp.NoQuicklaunchIcon    + 'quicklaunchicon'
    $t += ', ' + '!'*$pp.NoContextMenuFiles   + 'addcontextmenufiles'
    $t += ', ' + '!'*$pp.NoContextMenuFolders + 'addcontextmenufolders'
    $t += ', ' + '!'*$pp.DontAddToPath        + 'addtopath'

    Write-Host "Merge Tasks: $t"
    $t
}

function Close-VSCode {
    Get-Process code -ea 0 | ForEach-Object { $_.CloseMainWindow() | Out-Null }
    Start-Sleep 1
    Get-Process code -ea 0 | Stop-Process  #in case gracefull shutdown did not succeed, try hard kill
}

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
Visual Studio Code 1.40.2 10356 Tuesday, November 26, 2019 Approved
Visual Studio Code 1.40.1 23523 Thursday, November 14, 2019 Approved
Visual Studio Code 1.40.0 14786 Friday, November 8, 2019 Approved
Visual Studio Code 1.39.2 37055 Wednesday, October 16, 2019 Approved
Visual Studio Code 1.39.1 13352 Friday, October 11, 2019 Approved
Visual Studio Code 1.39.0 4459 Thursday, October 10, 2019 Approved
Visual Studio Code 1.38.1 40628 Thursday, September 12, 2019 Approved
Visual Studio Code 1.38.0 16048 Wednesday, September 4, 2019 Approved
Visual Studio Code 1.37.1 32835 Thursday, August 15, 2019 Approved

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