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Downloads of v 11.2.1:


Last Update:

31 Aug 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Berk Jaex


sharex clipboard upload


This is not the latest version of ShareX available.

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11.2.1 | Updated: 31 Aug 2016



Downloads of v 11.2.1:



Software Author(s):

  • Berk Jaex

ShareX 11.2.1

This is not the latest version of ShareX available.

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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

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


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


Deployment Method:


This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to

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 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 sharex -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'11.2.1'" [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 sharex -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'11.2.1'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install sharex
    name: sharex
    version: '11.2.1'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'sharex' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '11.2.1'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller sharex
    Name     = "sharex"
    Version  = "11.2.1"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'sharex':
  ensure   => '11.2.1',
  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.


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Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 01 Sep 2016.


ShareX is an open source program that lets you take screenshots of any selected area with a single key, save them in your clipboard, hard disk or instantly upload them to over 25 different file hosting services. ShareX can capture screenshots with different shapes: rectangle, rounded rectangle, ellipse, triangle, diamond, polygon and also freehand. It can upload images, text files and all other different file types. It is able to capture screenshots with transparency and shadow. The program also supports clipboard upload and drag-and-drop.

$packageName = 'sharex'
$installerType = 'EXE'

$url = ''
$url64 = $url
$silentArgs = '/sp /silent /norestart' # "/s /S /q /Q /quiet /silent /SILENT /VERYSILENT"
$validExitCodes = @(0)

echo "Killing sharex, before install"
ps sharex -ea 0| kill

Install-ChocolateyPackage "$packageName" "$installerType" "$silentArgs" "$url" "$url64"  -validExitCodes $validExitCodes

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
ShareX (Install) 14.1.0 23251 Friday, July 15, 2022 Approved
ShareX (Install) 14.0.1 5143 Friday, July 8, 2022 Approved
ShareX (Install) 14.0.0 4265 Friday, July 1, 2022 Approved
ShareX (Install) 13.7.0 22749 Thursday, December 30, 2021 Approved
ShareX (Install) 13.6.1 17886 Friday, September 10, 2021 Approved
ShareX (Install) 13.6.0 3004 Sunday, September 5, 2021 Approved
ShareX (Install) 13.5.0 14271 Friday, May 14, 2021 Approved
ShareX (Install) 13.4.0 14478 Wednesday, December 16, 2020 Approved
ShareX (Install) 13.3.0 6925 Friday, October 30, 2020 Approved
ShareX (Install) 13.2.1 6923 Tuesday, September 8, 2020 Approved
ShareX (Install) 13.2.0 2615 Monday, August 31, 2020 Approved
ShareX (Install) 13.1.0 11227 Sunday, March 1, 2020 Approved
ShareX (Install) 13.0.1 11412 Wednesday, August 28, 2019 Approved
ShareX (Install) 13.0.0 1084 Saturday, August 24, 2019 Approved
ShareX (Install) 12.4.1 8619 Saturday, February 23, 2019 Approved
ShareX (Install) 12.4.0 891 Wednesday, February 20, 2019 Approved
ShareX (Install) 12.3.1 5255 Monday, November 19, 2018 Approved
ShareX (Install) 12.3.0 1581 Friday, November 9, 2018 Approved
ShareX (Install) 12.2.0 6664 Saturday, June 23, 2018 Approved
ShareX (Install) 12.1.1 2764 Tuesday, April 10, 2018 Approved
ShareX 12.0.0 3969 Sunday, December 3, 2017 Approved
ShareX 11.9.1 6202 Tuesday, August 15, 2017 Approved
ShareX 11.9.0 950 Sunday, August 13, 2017 Approved
ShareX 11.8.0 2204 Monday, July 10, 2017 Approved
ShareX 11.7.0 3567 Tuesday, April 18, 2017 Approved
ShareX 11.6.0 2085 Monday, February 27, 2017 Approved
ShareX 11.5 1682 Friday, January 27, 2017 Approved
ShareX 11.4.1 2225 Wednesday, November 16, 2016 Approved
ShareX 11.3 1711 Friday, September 30, 2016 Approved
ShareX 11.2.1 1141 Wednesday, August 31, 2016 Approved
ShareX 11.1.0 1334 Saturday, July 16, 2016 Approved
ShareX 11.0.1 402 Saturday, June 11, 2016 Approved
ShareX 10.9.1 788 Saturday, April 2, 2016 Approved
ShareX 10.8.0 660 Thursday, March 10, 2016 Approved
ShareX 645 Wednesday, February 24, 2016 Approved
ShareX 10.7.0 472 Sunday, February 21, 2016 Approved
ShareX 10.6.1 760 Wednesday, January 20, 2016 Approved
ShareX 10.6.0 543 Sunday, January 10, 2016 Approved
ShareX 10.5.0 565 Sunday, December 13, 2015 Approved
ShareX 10.4.0 583 Sunday, November 22, 2015 Approved
ShareX 10.3.0 742 Saturday, October 3, 2015 Approved
ShareX 10.2.5 553 Sunday, September 20, 2015 Approved
ShareX 10.2.0 507 Saturday, September 5, 2015 Approved
ShareX 10.1.0 691 Sunday, August 2, 2015 Approved
ShareX 10.0.0-fix 443 Sunday, July 5, 2015 Approved
ShareX 9.10.1 703 Sunday, May 17, 2015 Approved
ShareX 9.9.0 574 Monday, April 13, 2015 Approved
ShareX 9.8.0 558 Sunday, March 15, 2015 Approved
ShareX 9.7 494 Monday, February 16, 2015 Approved
ShareX 9.6.1 459 Sunday, February 1, 2015 Approved
sharex 9.4.2 451 Monday, December 8, 2014 Approved
sharex 9.4.0 446 Monday, December 8, 2014 Approved
sharex 9.3.1 724 Saturday, September 13, 2014 Approved
sharex 9.2.1 574 Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Approved
sharex 9.1 511 Thursday, June 19, 2014 Approved
sharex 9.0 536 Monday, June 2, 2014 Approved
sharex 8.7.1 574 Friday, April 11, 2014 Approved
sharex 8.5.0 563 Thursday, February 13, 2014 Approved
sharex 8.4.1 530 Saturday, December 28, 2013 Approved
sharex 8.4.0 457 Monday, November 25, 2013 Approved
sharex 8.4.0-github 463 Monday, December 2, 2013 Approved
sharex 493 Saturday, November 9, 2013 Approved
sharex 476 Saturday, October 12, 2013 Approved
sharex 474 Saturday, September 14, 2013 Approved
sharex 434 Monday, August 12, 2013 Approved
sharex 489 Tuesday, July 23, 2013 Approved
sharex 528 Wednesday, May 1, 2013 Approved
sharex 476 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 Approved
sharex 485 Thursday, March 21, 2013 Approved
sharex 467 Friday, March 1, 2013 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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