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Last Update:

06 Sep 2015

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Fineprint Software


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pdfFactory Pro Workstation

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5.31 | Updated: 06 Sep 2015



Downloads of v 5.31:



Software Author(s):

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pdfFactory Pro Workstation 5.31

This is not the latest version of pdfFactory Pro Workstation available.

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3 Passing Tests

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Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files


To install pdfFactory Pro Workstation, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade pdfFactory Pro Workstation, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall pdfFactory Pro Workstation, 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 pdffactorypro-workstation -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 pdffactorypro-workstation -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 pdffactorypro-workstation installed
    name: pdffactorypro-workstation
    state: present
    version: 5.31
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'pdffactorypro-workstation' do
  action    :install
  version  '5.31'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: pdffactorypro-workstation,
    Version: 5.31,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller pdffactorypro-workstation
   Name     = 'pdffactorypro-workstation'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '5.31'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'pdffactorypro-workstation':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '5.31',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install pdffactorypro-workstation version="5.31" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. 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.


Easy, reliable PDF creation from all applications.

You can pass the following parameters:

  • UI language: /lang:<language>
  • License code: /license:<your license code>
  • Name of the license holder - this is ignored if no license code has been specified: /name:"<your name>"
  • Printer margins in 1/100th of an inch: /margins:"<top> <right> <bottom> <left>"

Available languages are:

  • Chinese (Simplified): zh-CN
  • Chinese (Traditional): zh-TW
  • Czech: cs
  • Danish: da
  • Dutch: nl
  • English: en
  • French: fr
  • German: de
  • Italian: it
  • Japanese: ja
  • Polish: pl
  • Portuguese: pt
  • Russian: ru
  • Slovak: sk
  • Spanish: es
  • Swedish: sv


-params '"/lang:en /license:ABCDE-12345-FGHIJ /name:""John Doe"" /margins:""0 0 0 0"""'

NOTE: This package installs a printer driver. If you have UAC prompts enabled, you will need to confirm the driver installation.

$packageName = 'pdffactorypro-workstation' # arbitrary name for the package, used in messages
$installerType = 'EXE'
$url = ''
$silentArgs = '/quiet /autodelete'
$validExitCodes = @(0) 

$packageParameters = $env:chocolateyPackageParameters;

$languageMap = @{ "zh-CN" = "0804"; "zh-TW" = "0404"; "cs" = "0405"; "da" = "0406"; "nl" = "0413"; "en" = "0409"; "fr" = "040c"; "de" = "0407"; "it" = "0410"; "ja" = "0411"; "pl" = "0415"; "pt" = "0416"; "ru" = "0419"; "sk" = "041b"; "es" = "0c0a"; "sv" = "041d"; }

$arguments = @{};

if ($packageParameters) {
    $match_pattern = "\/(?<option>([a-zA-Z]+)):([`"'])?(?<value>([a-zA-Z0-9- _\\:\.]+))([`"'])?|\/(?<option>([a-zA-Z]+))"  
    $optionName = 'option'
    $valueName = 'value'
    if ($packageParameters -match $match_pattern ){
        $results = $packageParameters | Select-String $match_pattern -AllMatches
        $results.matches | % {
      throw "Package Parameters were found but were invalid (REGEX Failure)"

$chocTempDir = Join-Path $env:TEMP "chocolatey"
$tempDir = Join-Path $chocTempDir "$packageName"
$extractDir = Join-Path $tempDir "pdffactorypro-workstation"

if (![System.IO.Directory]::Exists($tempDir)) { [System.IO.Directory]::CreateDirectory($tempDir) | Out-Null }
$file = Join-Path $tempDir "$($packageName)Install.exe"

Get-ChocolateyWebFile $packageName $file $url
Get-ChocolateyUnzip -fileFullPath $file -destination $extractDir

$setup = Join-Path $extractDir "setup.exe"
if($arguments.ContainsKey("lang")) {
    $lang = $arguments["lang"]
    if(!$languageMap.ContainsKey($lang)) { throw "Unknown language '$lang' specified. The following languages are available:`n" + [system]::string.Join("`n", $languageMap.Keys) }
    $silentArgs = $silentArgs + " /lang=" + $languageMap[$lang]

$iniFile = Join-Path $extractDir "fpp5.ini"

if($arguments.ContainsKey("license")) {
    $licenseCode = $arguments["license"]
    $name = ""
    if($arguments.ContainsKey("name")) { $name = $arguments["name"] }
    $iniFileContents =
    $iniFileContents > $iniFile
if($arguments.ContainsKey("margins")) {
    $marginsParameter = $arguments["margins"];
    $margins = $marginsParameter.Split(" ") | ForEach-Object { [int]::Parse($_) }
    if($margins.Length -ne 4) { throw "Incorrect number of margin values specified. Please specify four numbers, separated by spaces, e.g. /margins:`"0 0 0 0`". You specified: '$marginsParameter'" }
    "[Registry]" >> $iniFile
    "HKCU\Software\FinePrint Software\pdfFactory5\FinePrinters\pdfFactory Pro\PrinterDriverData\MarginLeft=$margins[3]" >> $iniFile
    "HKCU\Software\FinePrint Software\pdfFactory5\FinePrinters\pdfFactory Pro\PrinterDriverData\MarginTop=$margins[0]" >> $iniFile
    "HKCU\Software\FinePrint Software\pdfFactory5\FinePrinters\pdfFactory Pro\PrinterDriverData\MarginRight=$margins[1]" >> $iniFile
    "HKCU\Software\FinePrint Software\pdfFactory5\FinePrinters\pdfFactory Pro\PrinterDriverData\MarginBottom=$margins[2]" >> $iniFile

Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage $packageName $installerType $silentArgs $setup -validExitCodes $validExitCodes

rm $tempDir -Recurse

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
pdfFactory Pro Workstation (Install) 8.01 35 Monday, October 11, 2021 Approved
pdfFactory Pro Workstation (Install) 8.00 30 Sunday, October 3, 2021 Approved
pdfFactory Pro Workstation (Install) 7.46 44 Wednesday, July 28, 2021 Approved
pdfFactory Pro Workstation (Install) 7.45 42 Wednesday, June 30, 2021 Approved
pdfFactory Pro Workstation (Install) 7.44 803 Thursday, January 14, 2021 Approved
pdfFactory Pro Workstation (Install) 7.43 83 Tuesday, November 17, 2020 Approved
pdfFactory Pro Workstation (Install) 7.42 56 Tuesday, November 10, 2020 Approved
pdfFactory Pro Workstation (Install) 7.41 75 Wednesday, September 23, 2020 Approved
pdfFactory Pro Workstation (Install) 7.35 105 Saturday, August 1, 2020 Approved

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