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YakYak (Portable)

1.5.4

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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 12/3/2018.

Screenshot of YakYak

What does it do:

  • Send/receive chat messages
  • Create/change conversations (rename, add people)
  • Leave/delete conversation
  • Notifications
  • Toggle notifications on/off
  • Drag-drop, copy-paste or attach-button for image upload.
  • Hangupsbot sync room aware (no bot name, proper user pics)
  • Show inline images
  • Send presence/focus/typing/activeclient to behave like a proper client
  • History scrollback
  • Video/audio integration (open in chrome)
  • Focus/typing indications (mainly a design issue. keep it clean)
  • Offer alternative color schemes

PACKAGE NOTES


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To install YakYak (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install yakyak

To upgrade YakYak (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade yakyak

Files

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  • tools\ChocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName  = 'yakyak' 
    $toolsDir     = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    $url          = 'https://github.com/yakyak/yakyak/releases/download/v1.5.4-beta-rolling/yakyak-1.5.4-win32-x64.zip'
    $checksum     = '756EE0758C7B30FFF11F442A611D38CF21DCF63BBD22AC4D2EDE64FB15219077'
    $ShortcutName = 'YakYak.lnk'
    $unzipDir     = 'YakYak-win32-x64'
    $exe          = 'YakYak.exe'
    
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName   = $packageName
      unzipLocation = $toolsDir
      fileType      = 'ZIP' 
      url           = $url
      checksum      = $checksum
      checksumType  = 'sha256'    
    }
    
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs
    Install-ChocolateyShortcut -shortcutFilePath "$env:Public\Desktop\$ShortcutName" -targetPath "$toolsDir\$unzipDir\$exe" -WorkingDirectory "$toolsDir\$unzipDir"
    Install-ChocolateyShortcut -shortcutFilePath "$env:ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\$ShortcutName" -targetPath "$toolsDir\$unzipDir\$exe" -WorkingDirectory "$toolsDir\$unzipDir"
    
    
  • tools\ChocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName  = 'yakyak'
    $ShortcutName = 'yakyak'
    
    remove-item "$env:Public\Desktop\$ShortcutName.lnk" -Force -ErrorAction 'SilentlyContinue'
    remove-item "$env:ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\$ShortcutName.lnk" -Force -ErrorAction 'SilentlyContinue'
    

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Dependencies

This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Davide Bertola and Martin Algesten

Tags

Release Notes

https://github.com/yakyak/yakyak/releases

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
YakYak (Portable) 1.5.2 142 Friday, October 26, 2018 approved
YakYak (Portable) 1.5.1 320 Friday, June 8, 2018 approved
YakYak (Portable) 1.5.0 337 Wednesday, February 7, 2018 approved
YakYak (Portable) 1.4.4 589 Wednesday, June 7, 2017 approved
YakYak (Portable) 1.4.2.20170402 327 Sunday, April 2, 2017 approved
YakYak (Portable) 1.4.2 308 Tuesday, February 14, 2017 approved
YakYak (Portable) 1.4.1 309 Monday, December 12, 2016 approved
YakYak (Portable) 1.4.0 179 Monday, December 12, 2016 approved
YakYak (Portable) 1.3.3 243 Saturday, November 26, 2016 approved

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