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Downloads:

24,117

Downloads of v 5.8.1.0:

10,150

Last Update:

10 Sep 2021

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Free Time

Tags:

formatfactory multimedia video audio conversion tool

FormatFactory

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5.8.1.0 | Updated: 10 Sep 2021

Downloads:

24,117

Downloads of v 5.8.1.0:

10,150

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Free Time

FormatFactory 5.8.1.0

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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

>

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

>

To uninstall FormatFactory, 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 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 formatfactory -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 formatfactory -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install formatfactory
  win_chocolatey:
    name: formatfactory
    version: '5.8.1.0'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present

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


chocolatey_package 'formatfactory' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '5.8.1.0'
end

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


cChocoPackageInstaller formatfactory
{
    Name     = "formatfactory"
    Version  = "5.8.1.0"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
}

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


package { 'formatfactory':
  ensure   => '5.8.1.0',
  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.

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Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 10 Sep 2021.

Description

FormatFactory is an ad-supported freeware multimedia converter that can convert video, audio, and picture files. It is also capable of ripping DVDs and CDs to other file formats, as well as creating .iso images. It can also join multiple video files together into one.


tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
$toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"

# 1. Download bundle
$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  fileFullPath  = "$(Join-Path $ENV:TEMP 'FFSetup.exe')"
  url           = 'http://public.pcfreetime.com/FFSetup5.8.1.0.exe'
  checksum      = 'f9dfb78aed3a76d2b54571acc5a69b15c4c85f45ab791b5502a63ab189bcd98c'
  checksumType  = 'sha256'
}
$filePath = Get-ChocolateyWebFile @packageArgs

# 2. Extract bundle
$packageArgs = @{
  fileFullPath  = "$filePath"
  destination   = "$(Join-Path $ENV:TEMP 'FFSetup')"
}
$folderPath = Get-ChocolateyUnzip @packageArgs

# 3. Install silent
$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $packageName
  fileType      = 'exe'
  file          = "$(Join-Path $folderPath "Carrier.exe")"
  softwareName  = 'formatfactory*'
  silentArgs   = '/S'
  validExitCodes= @(0, 3010, 1641)
}
Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs
tools\chocolateyuninstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageName = 'formatfactory'
$softwareName = 'formatfactory*'
$installerType = 'EXE'

$silentArgs = '/qn /norestart'
$validExitCodes = @(0, 3010, 1605, 1614, 1641)
if ($installerType -ne 'MSI') {
  $validExitCodes = @(0)
}

$uninstalled = $false
[array]$key = Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName $softwareName

if ($key.Count -eq 1) {
  $key | % {
    $file = "$($_.UninstallString)"

    if ($installerType -eq 'MSI') {
      $silentArgs = "$($_.PSChildName) $silentArgs"

      $file = ''
    }

    Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage -PackageName $packageName `
                                -FileType $installerType `
                                -SilentArgs "$silentArgs" `
                                -ValidExitCodes $validExitCodes `
                                -File "$file"
  }
} elseif ($key.Count -eq 0) {
  Write-Warning "$packageName has already been uninstalled by other means."
} elseif ($key.Count -gt 1) {
  Write-Warning "$key.Count matches found!"
  Write-Warning "To prevent accidental data loss, no programs will be uninstalled."
  Write-Warning "Please alert package maintainer the following keys were matched:"
  $key | % {Write-Warning "- $_.DisplayName"}
}

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
FormatFactory 5.8.0.0 623 Tuesday, August 24, 2021 Approved
FormatFactory 5.7.5.0 736 Monday, May 24, 2021 Exempted
FormatFactory 5.7.1.0 2327 Saturday, April 3, 2021 Approved
FormatFactory 5.7.0.0 409 Sunday, March 28, 2021 Approved
FormatFactory 5.6.5.0 749 Sunday, February 14, 2021 Approved
FormatFactory 5.6.0.0 193 Saturday, February 13, 2021 Approved
FormatFactory 5.5.0.1 668 Wednesday, December 9, 2020 Approved
FormatFactory 5.5.0.0 897 Thursday, November 26, 2020 Approved
FormatFactory 5.4.5.1 682 Saturday, September 12, 2020 Approved
FormatFactory 5.4.0.0 400 Wednesday, August 12, 2020 Approved
FormatFactory 5.3.0.1 441 Tuesday, June 23, 2020 Approved
FormatFactory 5.3.0.0 217 Thursday, June 18, 2020 Approved
FormatFactory 5.2.1 368 Sunday, May 31, 2020 Approved
formatfactory (Install) 5.0.1.0 717 Thursday, February 27, 2020 Approved
Format Factory 4.3.0.0 2669 Saturday, March 10, 2018 Approved
Format Factory 4.2.0.0 638 Thursday, January 11, 2018 Approved
Format Factory 4.1.0.0 1033 Monday, April 17, 2017 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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