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Take Command (30-Day Trial) (Install)

This is not the latest version of Take Command (30-Day Trial) (Install) available.

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  • 3

All Checks are Passing

3 Passing Tests

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files


To install Take Command (30-Day Trial) (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Take Command (30-Day Trial) (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Take Command (30-Day Trial) (Install), 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 take-command -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 take-command -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 take-command installed
    name: take-command
    state: present
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'take-command' do
  action    :install
  version  ''
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: take-command,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller take-command
   Name     = 'take-command'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = ''
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'take-command':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install take-command version="" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 06 Jul 2018.


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$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
$packageName = 'take-command'
$toolsDir    = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$url         = ''
$checksum    = 'A935CB1807374AC039AA30BE637E96CDD7E7E766EC5C5C6693D2E797B2BAC069'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = $packageName
  unzipLocation  = $toolsDir
  fileType       = 'EXE'
  url            = $url
  checksum       = $checksum 
  checksumType   = 'sha256'
  softwareName   = 'Take Command*'
  silentArgs     = '/PASSIVE'
  validExitCodes = @(0) 

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs 

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Take Command (30-Day Trial) (Install) 78 Monday, September 16, 2019 Approved
Take Command (30-Day Trial) (Install) 83 Tuesday, September 10, 2019 Approved
Take Command (30-Day Trial) (Install) 98 Wednesday, September 4, 2019 Approved
Take Command (30-Day Trial) (Install) 121 Wednesday, August 28, 2019 Approved
Take Command (30-Day Trial) (Install) 113 Friday, July 12, 2019 Approved
Take Command (30-Day Trial) (Install) 103 Sunday, April 28, 2019 Approved
Take Command (30-Day Trial) (Install) 103 Sunday, March 31, 2019 Approved
Take Command (30-Day Trial) (Install) 95 Monday, March 18, 2019 Approved
Take Command (30-Day Trial) (Install) 135 Sunday, January 13, 2019 Approved

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