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Downloads:

4,657,275

Downloads of v 8.94.0.426:

15,046

Last Update:

22 Feb 2023

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Microsoft

Tags:

Skype VOIP voice over ip video conferencing admin

Skype

This is not the latest version of Skype available.

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8.94.0.426 | Updated: 22 Feb 2023

Downloads:

4,657,275

Downloads of v 8.94.0.426:

15,046

Software Author(s):

  • Microsoft

Skype 8.94.0.426

This is not the latest version of Skype available.

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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

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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

>

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

>

To uninstall Skype, 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 skype -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'8.94.0.426'" [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 skype -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'8.94.0.426'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install skype
  win_chocolatey:
    name: skype
    version: '8.94.0.426'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present

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


chocolatey_package 'skype' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '8.94.0.426'
end

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


cChocoPackageInstaller skype
{
    Name     = "skype"
    Version  = "8.94.0.426"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
}

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


package { 'skype':
  ensure   => '8.94.0.426',
  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 22 Feb 2023.

Description

Skype - Install Skype, add your friends as contacts, then call, video call and instant message with them for free. Call people who aren't on Skype too, at really low rates.

Notes

The package have the following known issues.

  • Skype automatically starts after installation (no known way to disable it yet)
  • A desktop shortcut is automatically created.

tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  softwareName   = 'Skype*'
  fileType       = 'msi'
  url            = 'https://download.skype.com/s4l/download/win/Skype-8.94.0.426.msi'
  checksum       = '7bbe1b3598d9f3881f1c2f8c5e49c6f795023103655fd5735e77e3f7cb8eebde'
  checksumType   = 'sha256'
  silentArgs     = "/quiet /norestart /l*v `"$($env:TEMP)\$($packageName).$($env:chocolateyPackageVersion).MsiInstall.log`""
  validExitCodes = @(0)
}

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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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
Skype 8.98.0.206 21751 Wednesday, May 24, 2023 Approved
Skype 8.97.0.404 20675 Wednesday, May 10, 2023 Approved
Skype 8.97.0.204 18267 Tuesday, April 25, 2023 Approved
Skype 8.97.0.203 5487 Monday, April 24, 2023 Approved
Skype 8.96.0.409 11231 Wednesday, April 19, 2023 Approved
Skype 8.96.0.408 10912 Friday, April 14, 2023 Approved
Skype 8.96.0.207 24690 Monday, March 27, 2023 Approved
Skype 8.95.0.408 15641 Thursday, March 16, 2023 Approved
Skype 8.94.0.428 29778 Tuesday, February 28, 2023 Approved
Skype 8.94.0.426 15046 Wednesday, February 22, 2023 Approved
Skype 8.94.0.422 13580 Friday, February 17, 2023 Approved
Skype 8.93.0.408 10146 Tuesday, February 14, 2023 Approved
Skype 8.93.0.406 11763 Wednesday, February 8, 2023 Approved
Skype 8.93.0.404 29579 Thursday, January 19, 2023 Approved
Skype 8.93.0.403 9963 Monday, January 16, 2023 Approved
Skype 8.92.0.401 17848 Tuesday, January 3, 2023 Approved
Skype 8.92.0.204 30031 Monday, December 5, 2022 Approved
Skype 8.91.0.404 16459 Thursday, November 24, 2022 Approved
Skype 8.90.0.407 23435 Wednesday, November 9, 2022 Approved
Skype 8.90.0.405 14498 Tuesday, November 1, 2022 Approved
Skype 8.89.0.403 25886 Wednesday, October 5, 2022 Approved
Skype 8.88.0.401 73562 Thursday, September 1, 2022 Approved
Skype 8.87.0.406 45182 Monday, August 15, 2022 Approved
Skype 8.87.0.403 47969 Monday, August 8, 2022 Approved
Skype 8.86.0.409 80442 Wednesday, July 13, 2022 Approved
Skype 8.85.0.409 48291 Wednesday, June 22, 2022 Approved
Skype 8.83.0.409 65182 Wednesday, May 18, 2022 Approved
Skype 8.83.0.408 52352 Thursday, April 14, 2022 Approved
Skype 8.82.0.403 26521 Wednesday, March 16, 2022 Approved
Skype 8.81.0.268 22486 Thursday, February 24, 2022 Approved
Skype 8.80.0.195 26907 Monday, February 7, 2022 Approved
Skype 8.80.0.143 24517 Thursday, January 20, 2022 Approved
Skype 8.79.0.95 38347 Tuesday, December 7, 2021 Approved
Skype 8.78.0.159 34670 Monday, November 1, 2021 Approved
Skype 8.77.0.97 33544 Wednesday, October 13, 2021 Approved
Skype 8.77.0.90 16874 Friday, October 8, 2021 Approved
Skype 8.75.0.140 47809 Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Approved
Skype 8.75.0.134 8285 Monday, August 9, 2021 Approved
Skype 8.74.0.152 23845 Thursday, July 22, 2021 Approved
Skype 8.73.0.124 28893 Thursday, June 24, 2021 Approved
Skype 8.73.0.92 22820 Wednesday, June 9, 2021 Approved
Skype 8.72.0.94 23675 Wednesday, May 26, 2021 Approved
Skype 8.72.0.82 21425 Monday, May 17, 2021 Approved
Skype 8.71.0.49 30573 Tuesday, April 27, 2021 Approved
Skype 8.71.0.36 98 Monday, April 19, 2021 Approved
Skype 8.69.0.77 66842 Tuesday, February 16, 2021 Approved
Skype 8.68.0.96 35135 Friday, January 22, 2021 Approved
Skype 8.67.0.99 31408 Wednesday, December 30, 2020 Approved
Skype 8.67.0.97 17759 Monday, December 21, 2020 Approved
Skype 8.67.0.96 13373 Wednesday, December 16, 2020 Approved
Skype 8.67.0.87 20650 Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Approved
Skype 8.66.0.77 32731 Friday, November 13, 2020 Approved
Skype 8.66.0.74 29857 Monday, November 2, 2020 Approved
Skype 8.65.0.78 31959 Tuesday, October 13, 2020 Approved
Skype 8.65.0.76 26433 Wednesday, September 30, 2020 Approved
Skype 8.64.0.88 16957 Wednesday, September 23, 2020 Approved
Skype 8.64.0.80 24825 Wednesday, September 9, 2020 Approved
Skype 8.64.0.78 11042 Monday, September 7, 2020 Approved
Skype 8.63.0.76 38942 Monday, August 3, 2020 Approved
Skype 8.62.0.83 33590 Wednesday, July 8, 2020 Approved
Skype 8.61.0.87 36937 Thursday, June 11, 2020 Approved
Skype 8.60.0.76 31434 Monday, May 18, 2020 Approved
Skype 8.59.0.77 44129 Thursday, April 16, 2020 Approved
Skype 8.58.0.98 31142 Wednesday, April 1, 2020 Approved
Skype 8.55.0.141 117263 Sunday, December 15, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.55.0.135 17782 Wednesday, December 11, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.55.0.123 10006 Tuesday, December 10, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.54.0.91 49276 Wednesday, November 13, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.54.0.85 24296 Monday, November 4, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.53.0.85 47756 Tuesday, October 8, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.52.0.138 47089 Monday, September 16, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.51.0.92 59180 Wednesday, August 28, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.51.0.86 33921 Monday, August 19, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.51.0.72 27321 Monday, August 12, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.50.0.38 40846 Monday, July 22, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.49.0.49 30304 Monday, July 8, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.48.0.51 36649 Wednesday, June 26, 2019 Approved
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Skype 8.46.0.60 21478 Tuesday, May 28, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.45.0.41 22304 Tuesday, May 14, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.44.0.40 22734 Tuesday, April 30, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.43.0.56 19185 Wednesday, April 17, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.42.0.60 25689 Wednesday, March 27, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.41.0.54 21524 Tuesday, March 12, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.40.0.70 19959 Tuesday, February 26, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.39.0.180 19262 Wednesday, February 13, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.38.0.161 14345 Tuesday, February 5, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.38.0.138 11906 Thursday, January 31, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.37.0.98 17726 Thursday, January 17, 2019 Approved
Skype 8.36.0.52 29814 Wednesday, December 12, 2018 Approved
Skype 8.34.0.78 28227 Tuesday, November 13, 2018 Approved
Skype 8.33.0.50 20914 Saturday, October 27, 2018 Approved
Skype 8.33.0.41 10351 Tuesday, October 23, 2018 Approved
Skype 8.32.0.53 19114 Friday, October 12, 2018 Approved
Skype 8.31.0.92 21096 Thursday, September 27, 2018 Approved
Skype 8.30.0.50 17998 Wednesday, September 12, 2018 Approved
Skype 8.29.0.50 16467 Wednesday, August 29, 2018 Approved
Skype 8.29.0.47 1943 Tuesday, August 28, 2018 Approved
Skype 8.28.0.41 20135 Tuesday, August 14, 2018 Approved
Skype 8.27.0.85 18331 Friday, August 3, 2018 Approved
Skype 8.25.0.5 34652 Tuesday, July 3, 2018 Approved
Skype 8.24.0.2 11223 Thursday, June 21, 2018 Approved
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Skype 8.22.0.2 15579 Wednesday, May 23, 2018 Approved
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Skype 7.41.0.10101 162091 Tuesday, April 24, 2018 Approved
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Skype 7.39.0.102 211276 Thursday, September 7, 2017 Approved
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Skype 7.29.0.102 680045 Friday, October 21, 2016 Approved
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Skype 7.17.0.105 4687 Monday, December 21, 2015 Approved
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Skype 7.3.0.101 3736 Tuesday, April 7, 2015 Approved
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Skype 7.1.0.105 5645 Thursday, January 29, 2015 Approved
Skype 7.0.0.102 6101 Monday, December 15, 2014 Approved
Skype 7.0.0.100 603 Monday, December 8, 2014 Approved
Skype 6.22.81.105 4627 Monday, November 10, 2014 Approved
Skype 6.22.81.104 1991 Thursday, October 30, 2014 Approved
Skype 6.22.64.106 515 Friday, November 21, 2014 Approved
Skype 6.21.0.104 3498 Tuesday, October 7, 2014 Approved
Skype 6.20.0.104 3315 Thursday, September 4, 2014 Approved
Skype 6.18.0.107 2500 Monday, August 11, 2014 Approved
Skype 6.18.0.106 1647 Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Approved
Skype 6.18.0.105 2029 Thursday, July 10, 2014 Approved
Skype 6.16.0.105 3353 Wednesday, May 14, 2014 Approved
Skype 6.14.0.104 3604 Thursday, February 20, 2014 Approved
Skype 6.13.0.104 1065 Sunday, February 9, 2014 Approved
Skype 6.11.0.102 2615 Friday, November 22, 2013 Approved
Skype 6.10.0.104 1183 Thursday, October 31, 2013 Approved
Skype 6.9.0.106 1286 Saturday, October 5, 2013 Approved
Skype 6.7.0.102 1703 Sunday, August 4, 2013 Approved
Skype 6.6.0.106 1048 Friday, July 5, 2013 Approved
Skype 6.5.0.158 1007 Saturday, June 8, 2013 Approved
Skype 6.3.0.106 947 Monday, May 13, 2013 Approved
Skype 6.3.0.105 756 Wednesday, May 1, 2013 Approved
Skype 5.10.0.117 2002 Thursday, October 4, 2012 Approved
Skype 5.10.0.116 1056 Thursday, July 12, 2012 Approved
Skype 5.10.0.115 613 Friday, July 6, 2012 Approved
Skype 5.10.0.114 569 Sunday, June 17, 2012 Approved
Skype 5.9.0.123 610 Friday, June 8, 2012 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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