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Last Update:

03 Nov 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Luis Cobian


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Cobian Backup 11 (Gravity) (Install)

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Software Author(s):

  • Luis Cobian

Cobian Backup 11 (Gravity) (Install)

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Scan Testing Successful:

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install Cobian Backup 11 (Gravity) (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Cobian Backup 11 (Gravity) (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Cobian Backup 11 (Gravity) (Install), 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

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 cobian-backup -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="''" [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 cobian-backup -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="''" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install cobian-backup
    name: cobian-backup
    version: ''
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'cobian-backup' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  ''

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller cobian-backup
    Name     = "cobian-backup"
    Version  = ""
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'cobian-backup':
  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 07 Nov 2016.


Screenshot of Cobian Backup 11 Gravity

Cobian Backup is a multi-threaded program that can be used to schedule and backup your files and directories from their original location to other directories/drives in the same computer or other computer in your network. FTP backup is also supported in both directions (download and upload).

Cobian Backup exists in two different versions: application and service. The program uses very few resources and can be running on the background on your system, checking your backup schedule and executing your backups when necessary.

Cobian Backup is not an usual backup application: it only copies your files and folders in original or compressed mode to other destination, creating a security copy as a result. So Cobian Backup can be better described as a "Scheduler for security copies". Cobian Backup supports several methods of compression and strong encryption.

PACKAGING NOTES: This is a pseudo-silent install. You will see window dialogue boxes pop up and subsequently go away. There is no silent uninstall, use the Control Panel. This program is (has to be) hardcoded to an install path of C:\Program Files\Cobian Backup 11. If your Windows System Drive is not C:, don't use this package.

Cobian Backup 11 Gravity
License accepted=true
Installation directory=C:\Program Files\Cobian Backup 11
Create start menu icons=true
Install VSC=true
Installation type=0
Service account=0
User name=Current_User
Autostart UI=false
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
$packageName= 'cobian-backup' 
$softwareName = 'Cobian Backup 11 Gravity*'
$toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$url        = ''
$validExitCodes=@(0, 3010, 1641)

New-Item "$env:Temp\cobian-backup\" -Type Directory -force
New-Item "$env:Temp\cobian-backup\" -Type Directory -force
copy-item -Path "$ToolsDir\cbsetup.txt" -destination "$env:Temp\cobian-backup\\"

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $packageName
  unzipLocation = $toolsDir
  fileType      = 'EXE'
  url           = $url
  validExitCodes= $validExitCodes
  silentArgs    = ''
  softwareName  = $softwareName
  checksum      = '9EC08D76E4B810DE2C3CBC7BD90787CC462DEB0ACCC6996CAB2394AB261C7154'
  checksumType  = 'sha256'   

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

Install-ChocolateyShortcut -shortcutFilePath "$env:Public\Desktop\Cobian Backup 11 - Application.lnk" -targetPath "C:\Program Files\Cobian Backup 11\Cobian.exe" -WorkingDirectory "C:\Program Files\Cobian Backup 11\"
$packageName= 'cobian-backup' 
$softwareName = 'Cobian Backup 11 Gravity*'

if((get-process "cbVSCService11" -ea SilentlyContinue) -eq $Null){ 
    Write-Host "cbVSCService11 currently NOT running." 
    Write-Host "Stopping cbVSCService11 process..."
    Stop-Process -processname "cbVSCService11" -force

if((get-process "Cobian" -ea SilentlyContinue) -eq $Null){ 
    Write-Host "Cobian currently NOT running." 
    Write-Host "Stopping Cobian process..."
    Stop-Process -processname "Cobian" -force

if((get-process "cbInterface" -ea SilentlyContinue) -eq $Null){ 
    Write-Host "cbInterface currently NOT running." 
    Write-Host "Stopping cbInterface process..."
    Stop-Process -processname "cbInterface" -force

remove-item "$env:Public\Desktop\Cobian Backup 11 - Application.lnk" -Force -ErrorAction 'SilentlyContinue'

Write-Host "Silent uninstall not supported, remove via the Control Panel."

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In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

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