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23 Sep 2018

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Software Author(s):

  • Pivotal Software Inc.


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3.9.6 | Updated: 23 Sep 2018



Downloads of v 3.9.6:



Software Author(s):

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Spring Tool Suite 3.9.6

This is not the latest version of Spring Tool Suite available.

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3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade springtoolsuite -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'3.9.6'" [other options]

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choco upgrade springtoolsuite -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'3.9.6'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install springtoolsuite
    name: springtoolsuite
    version: '3.9.6'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'springtoolsuite' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '3.9.6'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller springtoolsuite
    Name     = "springtoolsuite"
    Version  = "3.9.6"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'springtoolsuite':
  ensure   => '3.9.6',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 28 Sep 2018.


The Spring Tool Suite is an Eclipse-based development environment that is customized for developing Spring applications. It provides a ready-to-use environment to implement, debug, run, and deploy your Spring applications, including integrations for Pivotal tc Server, Pivotal Cloud Foundry, Git, Maven, AspectJ, and more.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageName = 'SpringToolSuite'
$packageVersion = '3.9.6'
$archiveFolderToUnzip = "sts-bundle\sts-$packageVersion.RELEASE"
$unzipLocation = "$(Split-Path -Parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"

$url        = ""
$checksum32 = "1f136696cf2982cdd089e89bf997d1b2472e7297"
$url64      = ""
$checksum64 = "59de36dcbd94c56ce544c7551c324b4be295e8a3"

$DesktopPath = [Environment]::GetFolderPath("Desktop")

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage -PackageName $packageName `
    -UnzipLocation $unzipLocation `
    -Url $url `
    -Url64bit $url64 `
    -Checksum $checksum32 `
    -Checksum64 $checksum64 `
    -SpecificFolder "$archiveFolderToUnzip\*" `
    -checksumType64 "sha1"

Install-ChocolateyShortcut `
    -ShortcutFilePath $(Join-Path $DesktopPath "STS.lnk") `
    -TargetPath $(Join-Path $(Join-Path $unzipLocation $archiveFolderToUnzip) "STS.exe")
$DesktopPath = [Environment]::GetFolderPath("Desktop")
$ShortcutPath = $(Join-Path $DesktopPath "STS.lnk")

if ($(Test-Path $ShortcutPath) -eq $true) {
    Remove-Item -Path $ShortcutPath

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Spring Tool Suite 4.13.1 12383 Monday, February 7, 2022 Exempted
Spring Tool Suite 4.13.0 7899 Wednesday, December 29, 2021 Exempted
Spring Tool Suite 4.12.1 45 Wednesday, December 29, 2021 Exempted
Spring Tool Suite 3.9.6 19750 Sunday, September 23, 2018 Approved
Spring Tool Suite 3.9.5 3382 Monday, July 16, 2018 Approved
STS (Install) 3.7.3 2207 Thursday, March 31, 2016 Approved

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