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Downloads of v


Last Update:

14 Aug 2021

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • ©Confide
  • Inc.


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Software Author(s):

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All Checks are Passing

3 Passing Tests

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


To uninstall Confide, 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 https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/)

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 https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/. 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 confide -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 confide -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 confide
    name: confide
    version: ''
    state: present

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.

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

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.

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

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.

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

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 13 May 2024.


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$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = 'confide'
  fileType       = 'exe'
  url            = 'https://getconfide.com/download/windows/dl'
  silentArgs     = '/S'
  validExitCodes = @(0)
  softwareName   = 'Confide*'
  checksum       = '24927B668BA841A6C9863F69AE9B20178E77E20C28DBA63DA27FB7F1770B6151'
  checksumType   = 'sha256'
  toolsDir       = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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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.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Confide 88 Wednesday, June 23, 2021 Approved
Confide 97 Friday, April 9, 2021 Approved
Confide 172 Thursday, July 16, 2020 Approved
Confide 290 Monday, January 20, 2020 Approved
Confide 1.8.1 164 Wednesday, October 16, 2019 Approved
Confide 1.8.0 192 Tuesday, August 6, 2019 Approved
Confide 1.7.4 214 Wednesday, June 26, 2019 Approved
Confide 1.7.2 215 Friday, April 26, 2019 Approved
Confide 1.7.1 199 Monday, March 11, 2019 Approved
Confide 1.6.2 202 Sunday, February 3, 2019 Approved
Confide 1.6.0 266 Wednesday, August 8, 2018 Approved
Confide 1.5.14 300 Tuesday, June 26, 2018 Approved
Confide 1.5.12 299 Tuesday, May 22, 2018 Approved
Confide 1.5.10 332 Saturday, March 31, 2018 Approved
Confide 1.5.9 383 Monday, February 12, 2018 Approved
Confide 1.5.6 358 Saturday, December 9, 2017 Approved
Confide 1.5.5 348 Wednesday, November 8, 2017 Approved
Confide 1.5.4 370 Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Approved
Confide 1.5.2 371 Friday, September 8, 2017 Approved
Confide 1.5.1 362 Sunday, August 13, 2017 Approved
Confide 1.5.0 366 Friday, July 14, 2017 Approved
Confide 1.4.6 403 Tuesday, April 18, 2017 Approved
Confide 1.4.3 399 Tuesday, March 21, 2017 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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