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Last Update:

17 Jan 2021

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • TigerVNC Team et al.


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1.11.0 | Updated: 17 Jan 2021



Downloads of v 1.11.0:



Software Author(s):

  • TigerVNC Team et al.

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TigerVNC 1.11.0

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


To uninstall TigerVNC, 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

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 tigervnc -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO 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 tigervnc -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install tigervnc
    name: tigervnc
    version: '1.11.0'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'tigervnc' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '1.11.0'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller tigervnc
    Name     = "tigervnc"
    Version  = "1.11.0"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'tigervnc':
  ensure   => '1.11.0',
  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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This package was approved as a trusted package on 17 Jan 2021.


TigerVNC is a high-performance, platform-neutral implementation of VNC (Virtual Network Computing), a client/server application that allows users to launch and interact with graphical applications on remote machines. TigerVNC provides the levels of performance necessary to run 3D and video applications, and it attempts to maintain a common look and feel and re-use components, where possible, across the various platforms that it supports. TigerVNC also provides extensions for advanced authentication methods and TLS encryption.

$packageName = 'tigervnc'
$installerType = 'exe'
$url32 = ''
$url64 = ''
$checksum32 = 'fc7a4b4195870595eb280ccf77a528f8d252c113d469331ebed23b1b591554e5fe7ed6cbf6f1187b315df37efcc867cbb3143fafe4e926a6a79eaa9a7401e3e2'
$checksum64 = '443fc186837fefcd9b2d50159a82087aeb8dbb28f8bd255c2c724dcc49584615b56bfd42cb86aff1ae151669893617037fa600000449e270955743975d9ce2fe'
$checksumType = 'sha512'
$validExitCodes = @(0)

Install-ChocolateyPackage $packageName $installerType $silentArgs $url32 `
    $url64 -ValidExitCodes $validExitCodes -Checksum $checksum32 `
    -ChecksumType $checksumType -Checksum64 $checksum64 `
    -ChecksumType64 $checksumType
$packageName = 'tigervnc'
$registryUninstallerKey32 = 'TigerVNC_is1'
$registryUninstallerKey64 = 'TigerVNC 64-bit_is1'
$installerType = 'exe'
$validExitCodes = @(0)

function Uninstall-Application {
    $regPath32 = "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\$registryUninstallerKey32"
    $regPath64 = "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\$registryUninstallerKey64"
    $regPathWow6432 = "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\$registryUninstallerKey32"

    $actualPath = If (Test-Path $regPath64) { $regPath64 } `
        ElseIf (Test-Path $regPath32) { $regPath32 } `
        ElseIf (Test-Path $regPathWow6432) { $regPathWow6432 } Else { $FALSE }
    $uninstallerPath =
        If ($actualPath) {
            (Get-ItemProperty -Path $actualPath -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue).UninstallString
        } Else { $FALSE }

    If ($uninstallerPath) {
        Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage -PackageName $packageName -FileType $installerType `
            -SilentArgs $silentArgs -validExitCodes $validExitCodes -File $uninstallerPath
    Else {
        Write-Warning "The registry uninstall data couldn't be found."

Uninstall-Application -packageName $packageName -installerType $installerType -registryUninstallerKey32 $registryUninstallerKey32 -registryUninstallerKey64 $registryUninstallerKey64 -silentArgs $silentArgs -validExitCodes $validExitCodes

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
TigerVNC 1.10.1 4932 Sunday, December 22, 2019 Approved
TigerVNC 1.9.0 3076 Friday, September 7, 2018 Approved
TigerVNC 1.8.0 1499 Monday, August 21, 2017 Approved
TigerVNC 1.7.1 890 Saturday, January 21, 2017 Approved
TigerVNC 1.7.0 666 Tuesday, September 20, 2016 Approved
TigerVNC 1.6.0 522 Sunday, February 21, 2016 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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