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Last Update:

15 Jun 2015

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Software Author(s):

  • byuu et al.


higan bsnes emulator emulation games gaming nintendo nes snes famicom super-famicom game-boy game-boy-color game-boy-advance


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1.0.094 | Updated: 15 Jun 2015



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higan 1.0.094

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Verification Testing Passed


Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files


Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


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


Deployment Method:

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1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

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2. Setup Your Environment

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    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade higan -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'1.0.094'" [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 higan -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'1.0.094'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install higan
    name: higan
    version: '1.0.094'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'higan' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '1.0.094'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller higan
    Name     = "higan"
    Version  = "1.0.094"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'higan':
  ensure   => '1.0.094',
  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 ferventcoder on 28 Dec 2015.


Higan is a Nintendo multi-system emulator that began development on 2014-10-14. It currently supports the following systems: Famicom, Super Famicom, Game Boy, Game Boy Color, Game Boy Advance. Higan also supports the following subsystems: Super Game Boy, BS-X Satellaview, Sufami Turbo.

$packageName = 'higan'
$baseUrl = ''
$name32 = 'higan_v094-32bit'
$name64 = 'higan_v094-64bit'
$dir = If (Get-ProcessorBits 64) { $name64 } Else { $name32 }
$url = $baseUrl + $name32 + '.7z'
$url64 = $baseUrl + $name64 + '.7z'
$unzipLocation = $(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)
$checksum = '16a4703d0d2abbd2f62c0f456cb2a74573c6e63b'
$checksum64 = 'b525aecd2604dcae5251d51b13d7ceb7f4a32489'
$checksumType = 'sha1'
$higanVariants = @('higan-balanced', 'higan-accuracy', 'higan-performance')

$startFolder = $packageName
$path = Join-Path -Path $unzipLocation -ChildPath $dir

Function CreateStartMenuShortcuts {
    $startMenuFolderPath = Join-Path -Path ([Environment]::GetFolderPath('Programs')) `
        -ChildPath $startFolder
    $startMenuFolder = New-Item $startMenuFolderPath -Type Directory `
        -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue
    If ($startMenuFolder) {
        ForEach ($variant in $higanVariants) {
            Install-ChocolateyShortcut -shortcutFilePath `
                (Join-Path -Path $startMenuFolderPath -ChildPath ($variant + '.lnk')) `
                -targetPath (Join-Path -Path $path -ChildPath ($variant + '.exe')) `
                -workingDirectory $path
    } Else {
        Write-Warning "Start menu folder couldn't be created."


ForEach ($variant in $higanVariants) `
    { Stop-Process -Name $variant -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue }

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage $packageName $url $unzipLocation $url64 `
    -checksum $checksum -checksumType $checksumType -checksum64 $checksum64

# create .gui files
$higanVariants | ForEach-Object `
    { New-Item -Path $path -Name ($_ + '.exe.gui') -ItemType file }


$packageName = 'higan'
$fileName32 = 'higan_v094-32bit.7z'
$fileName64 = 'higan_v094-64bit.7z'
$fileName = If (Get-ProcessorBits 64) { $fileName64 } Else { $fileName32 }
$startFolder = $packageName

Function StopProcesses {
    Stop-Process -Name 'higan-accuracy' -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue
    Stop-Process -Name 'higan-balanced' -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue
    Stop-Process -Name 'higan-performance' -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue

Function RemoveStartMenuShortcuts {
    $startMenuFolderPath = Join-Path -Path ([Environment]::GetFolderPath('Programs')) `
        -ChildPath $startFolder
    Remove-Item $startMenuFolderPath -Recurse -Force -Confirm:$FALSE -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue



UnInstall-ChocolateyZipPackage $packageName $fileName


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higan 1.0.094 299 Monday, June 15, 2015 Approved

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