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01 Feb 2019

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Downloads of v



Software Author(s):

  • David Defoort

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


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


Deployment Method:

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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 clickie -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 clickie -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 clickie
    name: clickie
    version: ''
    state: present

See docs at

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

See docs at

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

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'clickie':
  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.

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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 20 Aug 2020.


Clickie is a handy utility that will add 2 new features to the context menu (right click) of Windows Explorer: Copy Path Name and Open MS-DOS Prompt.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$toolsDir     = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$fileFullPath = Join-Path $toolsDir 'clickie.exe'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = 'clickie'
  fileFullPath   = $fileFullPath
  url            = ''
  url64bit       = ''
  checksum       = 'AAEE8859258AE96400777CE69389581923D4300702F314B7F69A99C16E5B36D1'
  checksumType   = 'sha256'
  checksum64     = '82A291AF01B5A53EE62E077D48BB59B4EF15DA5D2A0B1DEDBB5F08CADB4696BD'
  checksumType64 = 'sha256'

Get-ChocolateyWebFile @packageArgs

# AutoIt
$installerFile = Join-Path $toolsDir 'clickie.au3'
write-host "Installing `'$fileFullPath`' with AutoIt3 using `'$installerFile`'"
$installArgs = "/c autoit3 `"$installerFile`" `"$fileFullPath`""
Start-ChocolateyProcessAsAdmin -Statements "$installArgs" -ExeToRun 'cmd.exe' -ValidExitCodes @(0)
Opt('WinDetectHiddenText', 1)
;Path and filename of the installer executable
$APPTOINSTALL="""" & $CmdLine[1] & """"
If @error <> 0  Then 
	Exit @error

$WINDOWNAME="Clickie Installation (1/3)"
ControlClick($WINDOWNAME,"","[TEXT:&Next >]")

$WINDOWNAME="Clickie Installation (2/3)"

$WINDOWNAME="Clickie Installation (3/3)"

$WINDOWNAME="Clickie Installation"

;Installation complete

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Clickie 506 Monday, August 29, 2016 Approved
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