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Downloads:

141,935

Downloads of v 4.6.5.230429:

33,516

Last Update:

29 Apr 2023

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Micro-Star INT'L CO.
  • LTD

Tags:

msi afterburner msiafterburner graphics gpu video card overclock underclock fan voltage

MSI Afterburner

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4.6.5.230429 | Updated: 29 Apr 2023

Downloads:

141,935

Downloads of v 4.6.5.230429:

33,516

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Micro-Star INT'L CO.
  • LTD

MSI Afterburner 4.6.5.230429

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All Checks are Passing

3 Passing Tests


Validation Testing Passed


Verification Testing Passed

Details

Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

Details
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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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

>

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

>

To uninstall MSI Afterburner, 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 msiafterburner -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 msiafterburner -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 msiafterburner
  win_chocolatey:
    name: msiafterburner
    version: '4.6.5.230429'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present

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


chocolatey_package 'msiafterburner' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '4.6.5.230429'
end

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


cChocoPackageInstaller msiafterburner
{
    Name     = "msiafterburner"
    Version  = "4.6.5.230429"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
}

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


package { 'msiafterburner':
  ensure   => '4.6.5.230429',
  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.

NOTE

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Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 29 Apr 2023.

Description

MSI Afterburner is the ultimate graphics card utility, co-developed by MSI and RivaTuner teams.

NOTE: This package is automatically updated. If it is out of date and there is no newer package submitted, please use the Contact Maintainers functionality to alert them.


tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$packageName = 'msiafterburner'
$url = 'http://download.msi.com/uti_exe/vga/MSIAfterburnerSetup.zip?__token__=' + $(Invoke-RestMethod https://www.msi.com/api/v1/get_token?date=$(Get-Date -format "yyyyMMddHH"))
$checksum = '6a25d3deda56844c6ea3202c239257d94280dd3b3a56c517616e17d0fb8ee60f'
$checksumType = 'SHA256'
$unpackDir = $(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)
$unpackFile = Join-Path $unpackDir 'afterburner.zip'
$pp = Get-PackageParameters
$RTSSdesktopShortcutPath = "$env:PUBLIC\Desktop\RTSS.lnk"

Get-Process -Name 'msi afterburner' -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue | Stop-Process

Get-ChocolateyWebFile $packageName $unpackFile $url -Checksum $checksum -ChecksumType $checksumType
Get-ChocolateyUnzip -fileFullPath $unpackFile -destination $unpackDir
$file = (Get-ChildItem -Path $unpackDir -Recurse | Where-Object { $_.Name -match "^MSIAfterburnerSetup.*\.exe$" }).fullname

$packageArgs = @{
  PackageName    = $packageName
  FileType       = 'exe'
  File           = $file
  File64         = $file
  SilentArgs     = '/S'
  ValidExitCodes = @(0)
}
Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs

Remove-Item $unpackFile -Recurse -Force
Remove-Item $file -Recurse -Force

function InstallShortcut {
  param (
    $ShortcutPath
  )

  $installLocation = "${env:ProgramFiles(x86)}\RivaTuner Statistics Server"

  $shortcutArgs = @{
    shortcutFilePath = $ShortcutPath
    workingDirectory = "$installLocation"
    targetPath       = "$installLocation\RTSS.exe"
  }

  Install-ChocolateyShortcut @shortcutArgs
}

if ($pp['RTSSDesktopShortcut']) {
    InstallShortcut $RTSSdesktopShortcutPath
}
tools\chocolateyUninstall.ahk
; default environment
DetectHiddenWindows, off
SetControlDelay, 20

; modified environment
#NoEnv
#NoTrayIcon
DetectHiddenText, off
SetTitleMatchMode, 2  ;contains

; answer MSI Afterburner "keep settings" prompt
winTitle1 = MSI Afterburner Uninstall ahk_class #32770
winText1  = Do you want
WinWait, %winTitle1%, %winText1%, 20
ControlClick, Button2 ; &No (do not keep settings)

; answer RTSS "keep settings" prompt
winTitle2 = RivaTuner Statistics Server Uninstall ahk_class #32770
winText2  = Do you want
WinWait, %winTitle2%, %winText2%, 20
ControlClick, Button2 ; &No (do not keep settings)

ExitApp
tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageName = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
$software = @('MSI Afterburner*', 'RivaTuner Statistics Server*')
$silentArgs = '/S'
$scriptPath = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$ahkFile = Join-Path $scriptPath 'chocolateyUninstall.ahk'
$ahkExe = 'AutoHotKey'
$ahkRun = "$Env:Temp\$(Get-Random).ahk"

Copy-Item $ahkFile "$ahkRun" -Force
Start-Process $ahkExe $ahkRun

For($i=0; $i -lt $software.Length; $i++) {
  [array]$key = Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName $software[$i]

  if ($key.Count -eq 1) {
    $key | ForEach-Object {
      $file = $($_.UninstallString)
      Start-Process $file -ArgumentList $silentArgs -Verb RunAs
    }
  } elseif ($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(s) the following keys were matched:"
    $key | ForEach-Object {Write-Warning "- $_.DisplayName"}
  }
}

Remove-Item "$ahkRun" -Force

Remove-Item "$env:PUBLIC\Desktop\RTSS.lnk" -Force

Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
MSI Afterburner 4.6.5.230424 2654 Monday, April 24, 2023 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.6.5.230416 2473 Sunday, April 16, 2023 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.6.5.230316 3973 Thursday, March 16, 2023 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.6.5.230315 35 Thursday, March 16, 2023 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.6.5 12253 Tuesday, December 27, 2022 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.6.4.20211212 20348 Sunday, December 12, 2021 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.6.4.20211211 553 Sunday, December 12, 2021 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.6.4.20211008 4697 Friday, October 8, 2021 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.6.4 3571 Monday, August 23, 2021 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.6.3 10222 Friday, March 5, 2021 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.6.2.20201210 7145 Friday, December 11, 2020 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.6.2.20201208 2302 Wednesday, December 9, 2020 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.6.2 11855 Tuesday, November 12, 2019 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.6.1.20191017 1473 Friday, October 18, 2019 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.6.1.20191012 780 Saturday, October 12, 2019 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.6.1.20190921 1293 Saturday, September 21, 2019 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.6.1.20190525 2984 Sunday, May 26, 2019 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.6.1 1021 Friday, April 26, 2019 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.5.0.20180917 3291 Tuesday, September 18, 2018 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.5.0 3376 Wednesday, April 25, 2018 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.4.2.01 1681 Monday, January 1, 2018 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.4.2 1069 Saturday, December 16, 2017 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.4.0.01 904 Saturday, November 18, 2017 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.4.0 781 Sunday, November 5, 2017 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.3.0.926701 1404 Friday, May 26, 2017 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.3.0.9267 1357 Thursday, October 27, 2016 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.2.0.7826 678 Sunday, October 2, 2016 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.2.0.1 749 Monday, August 22, 2016 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.2.0 912 Thursday, December 10, 2015 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.1.1 615 Saturday, June 6, 2015 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.1.0.20150519 564 Friday, May 29, 2015 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.1.0.20150325 726 Wednesday, March 25, 2015 Approved
MSI Afterburner 4.1.0 657 Monday, December 29, 2014 Approved
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