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Downloads of v


Last Update:

06 Jan 2021

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Cent Studio


centbrowser CENTBROWSER Chrome chromium browser surf webbrowser web admin

Cent Browser

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Downloads of v



Software Author(s):

  • Cent Studio

Cent Browser

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All Checks are Passing

3 Passing Tests

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


To uninstall Cent Browser, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


Deployment Method:


This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to

2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • 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. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade centbrowser -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO 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 centbrowser -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install centbrowser
    name: centbrowser
    version: ''
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'centbrowser' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  ''

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller centbrowser
    Name     = "centbrowser"
    Version  = ""
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'centbrowser':
  ensure   => '',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 07 Jan 2021.


Cent Browser is an enhanced version of the Chromium web browser that bundles many useful features, such as scrollable tab bar, automatic memory optimization, lazy session loading, mouse gesture, super drag and a lot of tab options.It makes your web surfing easier, more comfortable and more secure.


  • Chromium Based
  • Mouse Gesture
  • Scrollable Tab Bar
  • Super Drag
  • Lots of Tab Options
  • Incognito Tab
  • Memory Optimization
  • More Convenient
  • Auto Hide
  • Bookmark Bar
  • Customizable New Tab
  • QR Code Generator
  • Privacy Protection

Package parameters

To pass parameters, use --params "''" (e.g. choco install packageID [other options] --params="'/ITEM:value /ITEM2:value2 /FLAG_BOOLEAN'").
To have choco remember parameters on upgrade, be sure to set choco feature enable -n=useRememberedArgumentsForUpgrades.

Install parameters

  • /dir: - Indicates where you want to install the application. - defaults to %localappdata%
  • /NoDesktopIcon - Don't add a desktop icon.
  • /NoTaskbarIcon - Don't add a taskbar icon.

Uninstall parameters

  • /del_userdata - Indicates if you want the user data folder to be deleted - defaults to false


# Kill CB process before upgrade/uninstall if running
$killCB = Get-Process | Where-Object { $_.Path -like "$env:LOCALAPPDATA\CentBrowser\Application\chrome.exe" } -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue
if ($killCB) {
  # try gracefully first
  # kill after ten seconds
  Start-Sleep 10
  if (!$killCB.HasExited) {
    $killCB | Stop-Process -Force
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
$pp = Get-PackageParameters

$packageName = 'CentBrowser'
$url = ''
$url64 = ''
$checksum = 'd4ccd541b86ef27cc790d5e0b96e0a2dc6eee079ca5dcd60919c7ca1b27e32dc'
$checksum64 = 'bb5acb580260074c7a16cb0416b1e872032bd6aebbf0ac97561eced58f66c119'
$checksumType = 'sha256'

if (!$pp['dir']) { $pp['dir'] = "$env:LOCALAPPDATA" }

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = $packageName
  fileType       = 'exe'
  url            = $url
  url64Bit       = $url64
  silentArgs     = "--cb-auto-update --do-not-launch-chrome --cb-install-path=$($pp['dir'])"
  validExitCodes = @(0)
  checksum       = $checksum
  checksum64     = $checksum64
  checksumType   = $checksumType
  checksumType64 = $checksumType

if ($pp['NoDesktopIcon'] -eq 'true') { $packageArgs.silentArgs += " --do-not-create-desktop-shortcut" }
if ($pp['NoTaskbarIcon'] -eq 'true') { $packageArgs.silentArgs += " --do-not-create-taskbar-shortcut" }

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
$pp = Get-PackageParameters

$packageName = 'CentBrowser'
$programUninstallEntryName = 'Cent Browser*'

if (!$pp['del_userdata']) { $pp['del_userdata'] = "0" }

$registry = Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName $programUninstallEntryName
$file = $registry.UninstallString
$Arg_chk = ($file -match "--system-level")
$chromiumArgs = @{ $true = "--uninstall --system-level"; $false = "--uninstall" }[$Arg_chk]
$silentArgs = @{ $true = "--uninstall --system-level --cb-silent-uninstall-type=$($pp['del_userdata'])"; $false = "--uninstall --cb-silent-uninstall-type=$($pp['del_userdata'])" }[$Arg_chk]
$myfile = $file -replace ($chromiumArgs)

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = $packageName
  fileType       = 'exe'
  silentArgs     = $silentArgs
  validExitCodes = @(0, 19, 21)
  file           = $myfile

Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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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.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Cent Browser 222 Sunday, December 27, 2020 Approved
Cent Browser 116 Tuesday, December 22, 2020 Approved
Cent Browser 114 Sunday, December 20, 2020 Approved
Cent Browser 237 Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Approved
Cent Browser 190 Wednesday, October 7, 2020 Approved
Cent Browser 553 Monday, June 15, 2020 Approved
Cent Browser 382 Wednesday, April 8, 2020 Approved
Cent Browser 144 Tuesday, March 10, 2020 Exempted
Cent Browser 456 Sunday, December 22, 2019 Approved
Cent Browser 170 Thursday, December 5, 2019 Exempted
Cent Browser 170 Wednesday, November 20, 2019 Approved
Cent Browser 614 Monday, June 3, 2019 Approved
Cent Browser 202 Friday, May 31, 2019 Approved
Cent Browser 206 Sunday, May 19, 2019 Approved
Cent Browser 438 Friday, March 22, 2019 Approved
Cent Browser 199 Tuesday, March 12, 2019 Approved
Cent Browser 194 Monday, March 11, 2019 Approved
Cent Browser 335 Friday, February 1, 2019 Approved
Cent Browser 229 Friday, January 18, 2019 Approved
Cent Browser 295 Friday, November 23, 2018 Approved
Cent Browser 344 Wednesday, October 31, 2018 Approved
Cent Browser 238 Monday, October 29, 2018 Approved
Cent Browser 218 Friday, October 26, 2018 Approved
Cent Browser 226 Saturday, October 13, 2018 Approved
Cent Browser 380 Tuesday, July 24, 2018 Approved
Cent Browser 285 Saturday, July 21, 2018 Approved
Cent Browser 254 Thursday, July 12, 2018 Approved
Cent Browser 312 Friday, May 18, 2018 Approved
Cent Browser 247 Tuesday, May 15, 2018 Approved
Cent Browser 254 Tuesday, May 8, 2018 Approved
Cent Browser 288 Saturday, April 21, 2018 Approved
Cent Browser 418 Tuesday, February 13, 2018 Approved
Cent Browser 478 Thursday, January 18, 2018 Approved
Cent Browser 376 Friday, December 29, 2017 Approved
Cent Browser 454 Thursday, November 16, 2017 Approved
Cent Browser 417 Saturday, November 11, 2017 Approved
Cent Browser 374 Friday, November 3, 2017 Approved
Cent Browser 380 Monday, October 2, 2017 Approved
Cent Browser 347 Saturday, September 30, 2017 Approved
Cent Browser 372 Thursday, September 28, 2017 Approved
Cent Browser 373 Friday, September 22, 2017 Approved
Cent Browser 392 Monday, August 28, 2017 Approved
Cent Browser 327 Sunday, August 20, 2017 Approved
Cent Browser 335 Friday, August 11, 2017 Exempted
Cent Browser 375 Sunday, August 6, 2017 Approved

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