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Last Update:

15 Oct 2021

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Robert Palethorpe
  • William Tsoi


filebeat beat elastic admin


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7.15.1 | Updated: 15 Oct 2021



Downloads of v 7.15.1:


Software Author(s):

  • Robert Palethorpe
  • William Tsoi

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filebeat 7.15.1

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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 filebeat, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


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


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


Deployment Method:

📝 NOTE: 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 filebeat -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 filebeat -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 filebeat
    name: filebeat
    version: '7.15.1'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'filebeat' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '7.15.1'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller filebeat
    Name     = "filebeat"
    Version  = "7.15.1"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'filebeat':
  ensure   => '7.15.1',
  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 as a trusted package on 15 Oct 2021.


Contains the chocolatey package for filebeat

$packageName = 'filebeat'

Stop-Service $packageName
Start-Sleep -s 3

$toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"

$installationPath = $toolsDir

$uninstallScript = Join-Path $toolsDir "uninstall-service-$($packageName).ps1"
Invoke-Expression $uninstallScript

# Chocolatey seems to copy the old lib folder in case of upgrade. Uninstall first.
$zipContentGlob=Get-ChildItem "$($installationPath)/.." "$($packageName)-*.zip.txt"
$folder = ($zipContentFile -replace ".zip.txt","") + "\\"
if (($null -ne $zipContentGlob)) {
    $zipContents=(get-content $zipContentGlob.FullName) -split [environment]::NewLine
    for ($i = $zipContents.Length; $i -gt 0; $i--) {
        $fileInZip = $zipContents[$i]
        if ($null -ne $fileInZip -and $fileInZip.Trim() -ne '') {
            $fileToRemove = $fileInZip -replace $folder,""
            Remove-Item -Path "$fileToRemove" -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue -Recurse -Force
    Remove-Item -Path $zipContentGlob.FullName -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue -Recurse -Force
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageName= 'filebeat'

$toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$url        = ''
$url64      = ''

$installationPath = $toolsDir

$folder = if(Get-ProcessorBits 64) { [io.path]::GetFileNameWithoutExtension($url64) } else { [io.path]::GetFileNameWithoutExtension($url) }

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $packageName
  unzipLocation = $installationPath
  url           = $url
  url64bit      = $url64
  checksum      = '0609ba078804939c9b2b0ef65b3994f119e852ccc95b33a4407566b52bf78d290d24e12201598dc7e0cfe879d1ef07b093c5ef41d451cbf6941d7c3d8b5166b8'
  checksumType  = 'sha512'
  checksum64    = 'badc049dde0507f0e68830441d2ac1fec9154b0b8db80779983f3b3f1d5d4b4e0ea68144dd7ac3c2f1fc81664b4b1e2d5ae16a86c6102bd2df3d0d72728a8e70'
  checksumType64= 'sha512'
  specificFolder = $folder

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs

# Move everything from the subfolder to the main tools directory
$subFolder = Join-Path $installationPath (Get-ChildItem $installationPath $folder | ?{ $_.PSIsContainer })
Get-ChildItem $subFolder -Recurse | ?{$_.PSIsContainer } | Move-Item -Destination $installationPath
Get-ChildItem $subFolder | ?{$_.PSIsContainer -eq $false } | Move-Item -Destination $installationPath
Remove-Item "$subFolder"

Invoke-Expression $(Join-Path $installationPath "install-service-$($packageName).ps1")
$packageName= 'filebeat'
$toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$uninstallScript = Join-Path $toolsDir "uninstall-service-$packageName.ps1"

if ($null -ne (get-item $uninstallScript -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue)) {
    Invoke-Expression $uninstallScript

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Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
filebeat 7.15.0 20887 Thursday, September 23, 2021 Approved
filebeat 7.14.2 1650 Wednesday, September 22, 2021 Approved
filebeat 7.14.1 13450 Thursday, September 2, 2021 Approved
filebeat 7.14.0 19647 Wednesday, August 4, 2021 Approved
filebeat 7.13.4 9232 Wednesday, July 21, 2021 Approved
filebeat 7.13.3 8251 Thursday, July 8, 2021 Approved
filebeat 7.13.2 13743 Monday, June 14, 2021 Approved
filebeat 7.12.0 49645 Wednesday, March 24, 2021 Approved
filebeat 7.11.2 695 Thursday, March 11, 2021 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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