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Last Update:

07 Dec 2015

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Software Author(s):

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Microsoft IntelliType Pro

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8.20.469.0 | Updated: 07 Dec 2015



Downloads of v 8.20.469.0:



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Microsoft IntelliType Pro 8.20.469.0

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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


To install Microsoft IntelliType Pro, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Microsoft IntelliType Pro, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Microsoft IntelliType Pro, 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 intellitype -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 intellitype -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 intellitype installed
    name: intellitype
    state: present
    version: 8.20.469.0
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'intellitype' do
  action    :install
  version  '8.20.469.0'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: intellitype,
    Version: 8.20.469.0,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller intellitype
   Name     = 'intellitype'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '8.20.469.0'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'intellitype':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '8.20.469.0',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install intellitype version="8.20.469.0" 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 by moderator doc on 02 Jan 2016.


Microsoft IntelliType is the brand driver for Microsoft's series of computer keyboards.

IntelliType supports all known Microsoft keyboards (including those that are shipped as parts of desktop sets, as well as entertainment keyboards i.e. those that are intended for Media center).

$packageName = 'intellitype'
$installerType = 'msi'
$32BitUrl = ''
$64BitUrl = ''
$silentArgs = 'BUNDLE=1 REBOOT=ReallySuppress INSTALLGUID="{8979881A-8E43-467f-B387-E37B914A0E53}"'
$validExitCodes = @(0)

$tempSetupDir = Join-Path $env:TEMP -ChildPath "chocolatey" | Join-Path -ChildPath "$packageName"
if ($env:packageVersion -ne $null) {$tempSetupDir = Join-Path $tempSetupDir "$env:packageVersion"; }
if (![System.IO.Directory]::Exists($tempSetupDir)) {[System.IO.Directory]::CreateDirectory($tempSetupDir)}
$fileFullPath = Join-Path $tempSetupDir "$($packageName)Install.exe"

# determine where the real msi installer (itp.exe) will land 
$setupSubDir = "setup"
if (Get-ProcessorBits 64) {
  $setupSubDir = "setup64"
$setupFile = Join-Path $tempSetupDir -ChildPath "itype" | Join-Path -ChildPath $setupSubDir | Join-Path -ChildPath "itp.msi"

echo "Downloading installer to $fileFullPath..."
Get-ChocolateyWebFile $packageName $fileFullPath $32BitUrl $64BitUrl
echo "Extracting $fileFullPath..."
Get-ChocolateyUnzip $fileFullPath $tempSetupDir
echo "Installing from $setupFile..."
Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage "$packageName" "$installerType" "$silentArgs" "$setupFile" -validExitCodes $validExitCodes
# clean up is probably not worth risking breaking stuff:
# Remove-Item -Recurse -Force $tempSetupDir

# @todo: check if prereq/msxml and prereq/watson are needed

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