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PhraseExpress 16.2.32

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This Package Contains an Exempted Check

Not All Tests Have Passed

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Exemption:

Temporarily exempted from package-verifier due to this issue: Package Verifier - Could not create secure channel failure #11


Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


To uninstall PhraseExpress, 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 https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/)

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 https://community.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. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade phraseexpress -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 phraseexpress -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 phraseexpress
    name: phraseexpress
    version: '16.2.32'
    state: present

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

chocolatey_package 'phraseexpress' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '16.2.32'

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

cChocoPackageInstaller phraseexpress
    Name     = "phraseexpress"
    Version  = "16.2.32"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

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

package { 'phraseexpress':
  ensure   => '16.2.32',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

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

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.


This package is likely a meta/virtual (*) or an installer (*.install) or portable (*.portable) application package.

  • Meta/virtual (*) - has a dependency on the *.install or the *.portable package - it is provided for discoverability and for other packages to take a dependency on.
  • Portable (*.portable/*.commandline (deprecated naming convention)/*.tool (deprecated naming convention)) - usually zips or archives that require no administrative access to install.
  • Install (*.install/*.app (deprecated naming convention)) - uses native installers, usually requires administrative access to install.

Learn more about chocolatey's distinction of installed versus portable apps and/or learn about this kind of package.

Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 09 Jun 2024.


  • Organize frequently used text snippets.
  • Expand abbreviations in any program.
  • Automate repetitive tasks.
  • Auto-complete phrases.
  • Quick access to the Windows clipboard history.
  • Correct spelling mistakes in any application.
  • Free for personal use

[![Build status](https://dev.azure.com/bc3tech/BC3%20Technologies/_apis/build/status/Chocolatey/PhraseExpress%20Releases%20-%20Flow-Triggered2)](https://dev.azure.com/bc3tech/BC3%20Technologies/_build/latest?definitionId=46)


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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
PhraseExpress 17.0.0-beta 13 Monday, June 10, 2024 Approved
PhraseExpress 16.2.30 86 Tuesday, March 12, 2024 Approved
PhraseExpress 16.2.28 167 Saturday, January 13, 2024 Approved
PhraseExpress 16.1.6 568 Thursday, February 16, 2023 Approved
PhraseExpress 16.1.0 24 Tuesday, March 7, 2023 Approved
PhraseExpress 16.0.179 199 Saturday, December 31, 2022 Approved
PhraseExpress 16.0.0 174 Friday, December 16, 2022 Approved
PhraseExpress 15.0.95 230 Tuesday, September 6, 2022 Approved
PhraseExpress 15.0.87 697 Monday, May 10, 2021 Approved
PhraseExpress 337 Saturday, March 6, 2021 Approved
PhraseExpress 15.0.84 294 Wednesday, February 10, 2021 Approved
PhraseExpress 15.0.77 286 Tuesday, January 5, 2021 Approved
PhraseExpress 15.0.72 213 Monday, December 14, 2020 Approved
PhraseExpress 14.0.184 86 Monday, December 14, 2020 Approved
PhraseExpress 14.0.177 900 Thursday, January 9, 2020 Approved
PhraseExpress 14.0.164 274 Friday, December 13, 2019 Approved
PhraseExpress 14.0.157 423 Wednesday, September 11, 2019 Approved
PhraseExpress 14.0.153 264 Wednesday, August 21, 2019 Approved
PhraseExpress 14.0.145 340 Thursday, June 20, 2019 Approved
PhraseExpress 14.0.122-beta 185 Wednesday, February 6, 2019 Exempted
PhraseExpress 14.0.98-beta 204 Friday, November 30, 2018 Exempted
PhraseExpress 14.0.69-beta4 255 Tuesday, November 20, 2018 Exempted
PhraseExpress 14.0.69-beta3 210 Monday, November 12, 2018 Exempted
PhraseExpress 14.0.69-beta2 180 Thursday, November 1, 2018 Exempted
PhraseExpress 14.0.69-beta 235 Tuesday, September 18, 2018 Exempted
PhraseExpress 14.0.0 163 Friday, September 13, 2019 Approved
PhraseExpress 13.6.11 694 Thursday, August 23, 2018 Approved
PhraseExpress 13.6.10 445 Wednesday, June 6, 2018 Approved
PhraseExpress 353 Thursday, May 17, 2018 Approved
PhraseExpress 13.6.7 369 Friday, May 11, 2018 Approved
PhraseExpress 13.0.85 520 Wednesday, February 21, 2018 Approved
PhraseExpress 13.0.0 470 Thursday, January 18, 2018 Approved
PhraseExpress 13.0.0-beta 213 Thursday, December 6, 2018 Exempted
PhraseExpress 12.0.148 613 Friday, November 3, 2017 Approved
PhraseExpress 12.0.144 707 Wednesday, June 7, 2017 Approved
PhraseExpress 12.0.137 618 Tuesday, February 21, 2017 Approved
PhraseExpress 12.0.130 396 Tuesday, February 21, 2017 Approved
PhraseExpress 12.0.128 472 Wednesday, January 18, 2017 Approved
PhraseExpress 12.0.105 559 Tuesday, October 25, 2016 Approved
PhraseExpress 12.0.98 519 Tuesday, September 20, 2016 Approved
PhraseExpress (Install) 12.0.93 465 Thursday, September 15, 2016 Approved
PhraseExpress (Install) 11.0.135 494 Saturday, July 2, 2016 Approved
PhraseExpress (Install) 11.0.133 440 Tuesday, June 14, 2016 Approved
PhraseExpress 9.1.147 941 Tuesday, December 10, 2013 Approved
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