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25 May 2021

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Paper Software LLC


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Contract Tools

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Downloads of v



Software Author(s):

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Contract Tools

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


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


To uninstall Contract Tools, 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 contract-tools -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 contract-tools -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 contract-tools installed
    name: contract-tools
    state: present
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'contract-tools' do
  action    :install
  version  ''
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: contract-tools,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller contract-tools
   Name     = 'contract-tools'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = ''
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'contract-tools':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install contract-tools version="" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 25 May 2021.


Contract Tools is a Microsoft Word VSTO add‑in for drafting and analyzing contracts; visit to learn more.

After installing Contract Tools, you can try it for free for 7 days. After your trial, you can keep using Contract Tools by entering the activation key you receive when you buy a subscription. To buy a Contract Tools subscription, visit

Contract Tools requires Word 2007 or later, but this package doesn’t include Word as a dependency. You should install Word before installing Contract Tools.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$packageArgs = @{
  softwareName   = 'Paper Software Contract Tools'
  packageName    = $Env:ChocolateyPackageName
  fileType       = 'MSI'
  url            = "$Env:ChocolateyPackageVersion.msi"
  checksum       = 'b7291958ac408ebcc1701a3cd9850589061ffe838563b3e65716ddc1f301a461'
  checksumType   = 'sha256'
  silentArgs     = '/quiet /noRestart'
  validExitCodes = 0, 1641, 3010 #

# On systems with Word 2007, Contract Tools requires .NET Framework 3.5 and must
# be installed per-user.
$keyPath = 'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\App Paths\winword.exe'
$needsDotNet3_5 = $false
if ((Test-Path $keyPath) -and (Get-ItemProperty $keyPath Path).Path -match '(\d+)\\$' -and $Matches[1] -eq 12) {
  $needsDotNet3_5 = !(Test-Path 'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\NET Framework Setup\NDP\v3.5')
  $packageArgs.silentArgs += ' ALLUSERS=""'

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

if ($needsDotNet3_5) {
  Write-Warning 'Contract Tools requires .NET Framework 3.5 on systems with Word 2007.'
  Write-Warning 'To install .NET Framework 3.5, run:'
  Write-Warning '  choco install dotnet3.5'

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Contract Tools 25 Friday, April 23, 2021 Approved
Contract Tools 25 Monday, March 8, 2021 Approved
Contract Tools 41 Thursday, January 28, 2021 Approved
Contract Tools 30 Monday, January 18, 2021 Approved
Contract Tools 37 Thursday, December 10, 2020 Approved
Contract Tools 28 Wednesday, December 9, 2020 Approved
Contract Tools 35 Wednesday, November 4, 2020 Approved
Contract Tools 36 Wednesday, October 28, 2020 Approved
Contract Tools 55 Friday, September 25, 2020 Approved
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