Downloads of v 1.0.566:


Last Update:

10 Aug 2019

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Acronis


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Acronis Drive Monitor

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1.0.566 | Updated: 10 Aug 2019



Downloads of v 1.0.566:



Software Author(s):

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Acronis Drive Monitor 1.0.566

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install Acronis Drive Monitor, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Acronis Drive Monitor, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Acronis Drive Monitor, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


Deployment Method:

📝 NOTE: 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 acronis-drive-monitor -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 acronis-drive-monitor -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 acronis-drive-monitor
    name: acronis-drive-monitor
    version: '1.0.566'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'acronis-drive-monitor' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '1.0.566'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller acronis-drive-monitor
    Name     = "acronis-drive-monitor"
    Version  = "1.0.566"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'acronis-drive-monitor':
  ensure   => '1.0.566',
  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.

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This package was approved by moderator flcdrg on 17 Aug 2019.


Acronis Drive Monitor is a free, downloadable software application developed by Acronis to monitor server, workstation and PC hard disk drives.


  • Automatically checks for disk problems
    Works on any Windows PC, workstation or server.
  • Weekly status reports
    Shows the electromechanical health of all your drives in one report.
  • Monitors Event logs
    Flags events that may indicate that data is in danger so you can back it up.
  • Can support RAID drives too
    Scripting allows you to monitor RAID controllers not using S.M.A.R.T. monitoring technology. An Acronis forum acts as a clearinghouse for users to share scripts.
  • Three kinds of support
    Acronis forum, Acronis knowledge base with dozens of articles and built-in help are available for this easy-to-use software application.
  • Receive alerts immediately
    Sends an email and displays a message on the Windows taskbar when it uncovers a disk-related problem.


#Warn  ; Enable warnings to assist with detecting common errors.
SendMode Input  ; Recommended for new scripts due to its superior speed and reliability.
SetTitleMatchMode, 1  ; A windows's title must start with the specified WinTitle to be a match.
SetControlDelay 0  
SetWorkingDir %A_ScriptDir%  ; Ensures a consistent starting directory.

;winTitle1 = Acronis Drive Monitor ahk_class #32770 ahk_exe ADM_en-US.exe
winTitle1 = Acronis Drive Monitor

WinWait, %winTitle1%,v.1.0.566, 180
MouseMove, 523, 176
Sleep 750
ControlClick, x523 y176, %winTitle1% ; Install Acronis Drive Monitor

WinWait, %winTitle1%,Welcome to Acronis Drive Monitor Setup!, 10
Sleep 350
ControlClick, Button2, %winTitle1% ; Next >
Sleep 350
ControlClick, Button4, %winTitle1% ; I accept the terms of this agreement
Sleep 350
ControlClick, Button2, %winTitle1% ; Next >
Sleep 350
ControlClick, Button2, %winTitle1% ; Next >
Sleep 350
ControlClick, Button2, %winTitle1% ; Install
Sleep 350
WinWait, %winTitle1%,Installation has completed., 60
ControlClick, Button2, %winTitle1% ; Close

Sleep 750
;Send {Esc}
MouseMove, 715, 17
ControlClick, x715 y17, %winTitle1% ; Close main window
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
$toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName

  url           = ''
  checksum      = 'A5ED9D1EFD8D56351B20468844562E1004658C40D6B3C1C021752CFA4599E1B2'
  checksumType  = 'sha256' 
  validExitCodes= @(1)

Start-Process "AutoHotKey" -Verb runas -ArgumentList "`"$toolsDir\chocolateyinstall.ahk`""
Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  softwareName  = 'Acronis Drive Monitor'
  fileType      = 'MSI'
  silentArgs    = "/qn /norestart"
  validExitCodes= @(0, 3010, 1605, 1614, 1641)

$uninstalled = $false
[array]$key = Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName $packageArgs['softwareName']

if ($key.Count -eq 1) {
  $key | % {
     $packageArgs['file'] = "$($_.UninstallString)"
      if ($packageArgs['fileType'] -eq 'MSI') {      
        $packageArgs['silentArgs'] = "$($_.PSChildName) $($packageArgs['silentArgs'])"
    $packageArgs['file'] = "$($_.UninstallString)"
    Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
} elseif ($key.Count -eq 0) {
  Write-Warning "$packageName has already been uninstalled by other means."
} elseif ($key.Count -gt 1) {
  Write-Warning "$($key.Count) matches found!"
  Write-Warning "To prevent accidental data loss, no programs will be uninstalled."
  Write-Warning "Please alert package maintainer the following keys were matched:"
  $key | % {Write-Warning "- $($_.DisplayName)"}

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