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


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


To uninstall Apache Tomcat, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


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

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • 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. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade tomcat -y --source="'STEP 3 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 tomcat -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure tomcat installed
    name: tomcat
    state: present
    version: 9.0.45
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'tomcat' do
  action    :install
  version  '9.0.45'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: tomcat,
    Version: 9.0.45,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller tomcat
   Name     = 'tomcat'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '9.0.45'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'tomcat':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '9.0.45',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install tomcat version="9.0.45" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 15 Apr 2021.


Tomcat is a Application Server. It is possible to run Web application ARchive (WAR) files using Tomcat. Apache Tomcat requires a JDK in order to run.


  • JDK (Java Development Kit) is required. It can be any JDK compatible with Oracle JDK 8. It was not listed as dependency, in order to support different variations of JDK.
  • Environment variable JAVA_HOME needs to be set to a JDK path. Many JDK installers already do this for users.


After installation, configuration and application data are installed in a folder named Tomcat9 (or the correct major version), which locates in %ProgramData% (or %LocalAppData% when admin right is not granted). The folder is supposed to be managed by user (site manager), and it will not be touched when this package gets upgraded or uninstalled.

If admin right is granted, a service is installed with service name Tomcat9 and display name beginning with “Apache Tomcat”. It is neither started nor enabled (start on boot) by default. Services can be managed with a MMC (Microsoft Management Console) snap-in, which can be accessed by running services.msc. In the snap-in the service can be started, stopped, and enabled on-boot. Please refer to third-party guides (such as this one) for managing services on Windows.

Migration guide

Previous versions (8.0 to 8.5.12, and 7.0 to 7.0.69) of this package were maintained by skyguy94 (Ritch Melton), which support customizing installation location and service name. They are no longer supported. Please check your options.xml to find your old customization.

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$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
$toolsDir = Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition

$filename32 = ""
$filename64 = ""
$zipContentFolderName = "apache-tomcat-9.0.45"

$packageArgs = @{
    packageName = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
    destination = $toolsDir
    fileFullPath = Join-Path -Path $toolsDir -ChildPath $filename32
    fileFullPath64 = Join-Path -Path $toolsDir -ChildPath $filename64
Get-ChocolateyUnzip @packageArgs

$tomcatHome = Join-Path -Path $toolsDir -ChildPath $zipContentFolderName

if (Test-ProcessAdminRights) {
    $dataDir = $env:ProgramData
    $scope = 'Machine'
} else {
    $dataDir = $env:LocalAppData
    $scope = 'User'

$tomcatBase = Join-Path -Path $dataDir -ChildPath Tomcat9
Install-ChocolateyEnvironmentVariable -VariableName CATALINA_BASE -VariableValue $tomcatBase -Scope $scope
Install-ChocolateyEnvironmentVariable -VariableName CATALINA_HOME -VariableValue $tomcatHome -Scope $scope

if (Test-Path -Path $tomcatBase -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue) {
    Write-Debug "using configuration at $tomcatBase."
    foreach ($folder in 'conf', 'logs', 'temp', 'webapps', 'work') {
        Remove-Item -Recurse -Path "$tomcatHome\$folder"
} else {
    Write-Verbose 'initializing configurations...'
    New-Item -Path $tomcatBase -ItemType directory
    foreach ($folder in 'conf', 'logs', 'temp', 'webapps', 'work') {
        Move-Item -Path "$tomcatHome\$folder" -Destination $tomcatBase

if (! (Test-ProcessAdminRights)) {
    Write-Verbose 'Admin right not granted; system service not installed.'
} elseif (! (Test-Path -Path env:JAVA_HOME) -or ! (Get-Command -Name javac)) {
    Write-Warning 'Java not installed; system service not installed.'
} else {
    &"$tomcatHome\bin\service" install
    Write-Debug "`$? = $?"
    Write-Debug "last exit code = $LastExitCode"

if (Split-Path -Path $toolsDir -Parent | Join-Path -ChildPath options.xml |Test-Path) {
    Write-Warning 'You are migrating from 8.5.12 or earlier version. Please check package description, or discuss with package maintainer.'
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$zipContentFolderName = "apache-tomcat-9.0.45"
$serviceBat = Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition |
    Join-Path -ChildPath $zipContentFolderName |
    Join-Path -ChildPath bin |
    Join-Path -ChildPath service

Start-Process -FilePath $serviceBat -ArgumentList remove -Wait -NoNewWindow
Write-Debug "`$? = $?"
Write-Debug "last exit code = $LastExitCode"

Uninstall-ChocolateyEnvironmentVariable -VariableName CATALINA_BASE
Uninstall-ChocolateyEnvironmentVariable -VariableName CATALINA_HOME

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Apache Tomcat 9.0.40 5333 Saturday, November 21, 2020 Approved
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