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Last Update:

09 Jun 2013

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Dr. J�rgen Rathlev




This is not the latest version of PersonalBackup available.

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


To uninstall PersonalBackup, 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 personalbackup -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="''" [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 personalbackup -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="''" 

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

Exit $exitCode

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

See docs at

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

See docs at

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

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'personalbackup':
  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.


There are versions of this package awaiting moderation . See the Version History section below.

Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 29 Aug 2018.


Personal Backup is a program for backup (personal) data to any destination folder. This folder may be located on a local fixed or removable drive, on a Windows network server or on an FTP server.

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.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
personalbackup (Install) 6.3.0700 8 Sunday, September 10, 2023
Waiting for Maintainer
personalbackup (Install) 6.3.0600 174 Sunday, August 13, 2023 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.3.0500 130 Thursday, July 13, 2023 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.3.0401 93 Friday, June 16, 2023 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.3.0400 44 Monday, June 12, 2023 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.3.0300 133 Sunday, May 14, 2023 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.3.0201 300 Tuesday, April 18, 2023 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.3.0200 23 Monday, April 17, 2023 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.3.0100 158 Thursday, March 16, 2023 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.3.0003 324 Sunday, February 12, 2023 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.3.0002 206 Thursday, December 29, 2022 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.3.0001 210 Monday, November 14, 2022 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.3.0000 118 Sunday, October 30, 2022 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.2.1800 62 Tuesday, October 25, 2022 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.2.1700 157 Saturday, October 1, 2022 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.2.1600 342 Thursday, August 18, 2022 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.2.1500 278 Friday, July 8, 2022 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.2.1400 440 Wednesday, May 18, 2022 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.2.1300 464 Monday, April 25, 2022 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.2.1200 193 Saturday, March 12, 2022 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.2.1101 135 Friday, February 11, 2022 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.2.1100 83 Tuesday, February 8, 2022 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.2.1000 148 Friday, January 21, 2022 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.2.0900 154 Wednesday, December 22, 2021 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.2.0800 125 Tuesday, December 7, 2021 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.2.0701 150 Thursday, November 11, 2021 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.2.0700 101 Saturday, November 6, 2021 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.2.0600 189 Saturday, October 2, 2021 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.2.0500 259 Friday, September 3, 2021 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.2.0400 129 Sunday, August 22, 2021 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.2.0300 204 Wednesday, July 21, 2021 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.2.0200 242 Wednesday, June 16, 2021 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.2.0100 196 Wednesday, June 2, 2021 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.1.1201 1340 Thursday, January 7, 2021 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.1.1200 97 Wednesday, January 6, 2021 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.1.1100 447 Sunday, December 6, 2020 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.1.1001 278 Saturday, November 21, 2020 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.1.1000 312 Saturday, November 7, 2020 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.1.0903 390 Thursday, October 15, 2020 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.1.0901 264 Saturday, October 10, 2020 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.1.0801 561 Tuesday, September 15, 2020 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.1.0800 275 Monday, September 7, 2020 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.1.0700 777 Wednesday, August 5, 2020 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.1.0600 937 Wednesday, July 1, 2020 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.1.0500 902 Tuesday, June 2, 2020 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.1.0400 945 Thursday, May 7, 2020 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.1.0300 1199 Monday, April 6, 2020 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.1.0200 1028 Saturday, March 14, 2020 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.0.1200 299 Wednesday, December 4, 2019 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.0.1100 217 Thursday, November 7, 2019 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.0.1000 385 Sunday, October 13, 2019 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.0.0900 345 Saturday, September 21, 2019 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.0.0801 235 Sunday, August 25, 2019 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.0.0800 227 Tuesday, August 20, 2019 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.0.0700 240 Wednesday, July 17, 2019 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.0.0600 228 Wednesday, June 19, 2019 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.0.0500 230 Friday, May 17, 2019 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.0.0400 206 Friday, April 26, 2019 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.0.0300 224 Sunday, March 31, 2019 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.0.0200 190 Tuesday, March 12, 2019 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 233 Thursday, February 21, 2019 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 6.0.0104 183 Friday, March 1, 2019 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 274 Friday, December 7, 2018 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 231 Thursday, November 22, 2018 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 220 Friday, August 24, 2018 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 286 Tuesday, May 15, 2018 Approved
personalbackup (Install) 259 Thursday, May 3, 2018 Approved
PersonalBackup 1061 Tuesday, July 2, 2013 Approved
PersonalBackup 510 Sunday, June 9, 2013 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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