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0.0.4 | Updated: 26 Jun 2021



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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


To uninstall HideUser, 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 hideuser -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 hideuser -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 hideuser
    name: hideuser
    version: '0.0.4'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'hideuser' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '0.0.4'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller hideuser
    Name     = "hideuser"
    Version  = "0.0.4"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'hideuser':
  ensure   => '0.0.4',
  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.

This package was approved by moderator flcdrg on 24 Jul 2021.



Hide/show users on Windows logon screen.

This is a repository for the deployment of [HideUser]( with [Chocolatey](

Chocolatey Package URL:
Write-Output "---------------------------"
Write-Output "Type ""HideUser"" and press enter to use"
Write-Output "---------------------------"
md5: 9EC1DB8B5763B671E88E8F00E9C11EF6 | sha1: 936518768D449BF69C852ADD3502954D9F4FF0E4 | sha256: DA8E09A943DFDF94989A5172A81A3A96CEA834B86C83033CB98A3AAE3F8B453B | sha512: EA1AB0ABA969DD4970EEF5B83E35F1C8986280581A0A61A3ED28260A94040B9102EFC8901CCA32765F6251AB4B17AD3467ACD8A43C174CD3F2A22090F8546267
Copyright(c) 2021

You can use, redistribute, And/Or modify
this code under the terms Of the GNU Affero General Public License
version 3.

This program Is distributed In the hope that it will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty Of
GNU Affero General Public License For more details.

You should have received a copy Of the GNU Affero General Public License
along with this program.  If Not, see < http: //>.
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x32/x64: da8e09a943dfdf94989a5172a81a3a96cea834b86c83033cb98a3aae3f8b453b

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