Downloads of v 3.8.10:


Last Update:

03 May 2021

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Python Software Foundation


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3.8.10 | Updated: 03 May 2021



Downloads of v 3.8.10:


Software Author(s):

  • Python Software Foundation

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Python 3.8.10

This is not the latest version of Python available.

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This Package Contains an Exempted Check

Not All Tests Have Passed

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Exemption:

Python3 is bypassing verifier, so this package will need to as well.


Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files


Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


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


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

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade python -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'3.8.10'" [other options]

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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.

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choco upgrade python -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'3.8.10'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install python
    name: python
    version: '3.8.10'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'python' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '3.8.10'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller python
    Name     = "python"
    Version  = "3.8.10"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'python':
  ensure   => '3.8.10',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 03 May 2021.


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