Downloads of v 2020.4.0027:


Last Update:

30 Jan 2021

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Dassault Systèmes


DraftSight 2D CAD drafting trialware

Draftsight 2020 SP4 (trialware)

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2020.4.0027 | Updated: 30 Jan 2021



Downloads of v 2020.4.0027:


Software Author(s):

  • Dassault Systèmes

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Draftsight 2020 SP4 (trialware) 2020.4.0027

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This Package Contains an Exempted Check

Not All Tests Have Passed

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Exemption:

Not intended for installation on Server machine


Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files


To install Draftsight 2020 SP4 (trialware), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Draftsight 2020 SP4 (trialware), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Draftsight 2020 SP4 (trialware), 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 draftsight -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 draftsight -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 draftsight installed
    name: draftsight
    state: present
    version: 2020.4.0027
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'draftsight' do
  action    :install
  version  '2020.4.0027'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: draftsight,
    Version: 2020.4.0027,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller draftsight
   Name     = 'draftsight'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '2020.4.0027'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'draftsight':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '2020.4.0027',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install draftsight version="2020.4.0027" 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 30 Jan 2021.


DraftSight is a professional-grade 2D design and drafting solution that lets you create, edit, view and markup any kind of 2D drawing.
Its familiar user interface makes it easy to transition from other comparable CAD applications.


  • DraftSight 2019 for Windows® is offered in paid versions only.
  • All free versions of DraftSight (2018 or earlier) will cease to run after 12/31/2019.

This package will install a trial that will work for 30 days before requiring registration.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'; # stop on all errors

if (Get-Service -DisplayName "Draftsight API Service*" | Where {$_.status -eq 'running'}) {
   Stop-Service -DisplayName "Draftsight API Service*" -Force -PassThru
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$packageName = 'DraftSight'
$url = ''
$url64 = ''
$checkSum = 'e8bea881bbdc7634745e046f55f37ee1d1d11c481b8069f4e28b299b8e99b2ff'
$checkSum64 = '68a09d9f8e8ef742e65afa7c0a82bccc4167e58261f9c0b19f80ee67bc60d251'

# if an older version of DraftSight has been run, the API service will prevent upgrading it.
if (Get-Service -DisplayName "Draftsight API Service*" | Where { $_.status -eq 'running' }) {
    Stop-Service -DisplayName "Draftsight API Service*" -Force -PassThru

$WorkSpace = Join-Path $env:TEMP "$packageName.$env:chocolateyPackageVersion"

$WebFileArgs = @{
    packageName         = $packageName
    FileFullPath        = Join-Path $WorkSpace "$packageName.exe"
    Url                 = $url
    Url64bit            = $url64
    Checksum            = $checkSum
    Checksum64          = $checkSum64
    ChecksumType        = 'sha256'
    GetOriginalFileName = $true

$PackedInstaller = Get-ChocolateyWebFile @WebFileArgs

$UnzipArgs = @{
    PackageName  = $packageName
    FileFullPath = $PackedInstaller
    Destination  = $WorkSpace

Get-ChocolateyUnzip @UnzipArgs

# Just guessing here, but:
# LICENSETYPE=0 req_trial
# LICENSETYPE=1 req_activation
# LICENSETYPE=2 req_license_dsls
# LICENSETYPE=3 req_license_snl

$InstallArgs = @{
    PackageName    = $packageName
    File           = Join-Path $WorkSpace "$packageName.msi"
    fileType       = 'msi'
    silentArgs     = "/qn /norestart /l*v `"$($env:TEMP)\$($packageName).$($env:chocolateyPackageVersion).MsiInstall.log`" ALLUSERS=1 LICENSETYPE=0"
    validExitCodes = @(0, 3010, 1641)

Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @InstallArgs

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Draftsight 2020 SP1 (trialware) 2020.3.0058 663 Wednesday, October 14, 2020 Approved
Draftsight 2020 SP1 (trialware) 2020.1.0062 1344 Monday, July 6, 2020 Approved
Draftsight 2020 SP0(trialware) 2020.0.2092 1770 Wednesday, May 6, 2020 Approved
Draftsight 2019 SP3 (trialware) 2019.03.0.20190120 3981 Monday, January 20, 2020 Approved
Draftsight 2019 SP3 (trialware) 2019.03 288 Thursday, January 16, 2020 Approved
Draftsight 2019 SP2 (trialware) 2019.02 809 Wednesday, December 11, 2019 Approved
Draftsight 2019 SP0 (trialware) 2019.00 5605 Monday, May 13, 2019 Approved
Draftsight 2018 SP3 2018.03 8302 Sunday, November 11, 2018 Approved
Draftsight 2018 SP2 2018.02 2194 Thursday, April 5, 2018 Approved
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