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Downloads:

1,453

Downloads of v 4.21:

1,119

Last Update:

25 Mar 2019

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Josip Medved

Tags:

jmedved vhd attach virtual drive

VHD Attach (Install)

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4.21 | Updated: 25 Mar 2019

Downloads:

1,453

Downloads of v 4.21:

1,119

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Josip Medved

VHD Attach (Install) 4.21

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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

Details
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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install VHD Attach (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade VHD Attach (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall VHD Attach (Install), 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 vhdattach -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 vhdattach -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install vhdattach
  win_chocolatey:
    name: vhdattach
    version: '4.21'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present

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


chocolatey_package 'vhdattach' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '4.21'
end

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


cChocoPackageInstaller vhdattach
{
    Name     = "vhdattach"
    Version  = "4.21"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
}

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


package { 'vhdattach':
  ensure   => '4.21',
  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.

WARNING

There are versions of this package awaiting moderation . See the Version History section below.

Package Approved

This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 26 Mar 2019.

Description


choco://vhdattach

To use choco:// protocol URLs, install (unofficial) choco:// Protocol support


Screenshot of VHD Attach

This is small tool that adds Attach and Detach option to contextual (aka right-click) menu of Virtual disk (vhd) files. That enables those operations to be done without trip to Disk Management console. Detach option is available on hard drive contextual menu also (if selected in options).

If so desired you can also use this program to attach various virtual disks upon system start-up. It is your choice whether this will be done in full-access or read-only mode.

Additionally program can be used as classic utility in order to see various information about virtual disk, even without attaching it.

Do notice that this program only works with Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, and above. Older operating systems are not supported. And yes, it does work on Windows 10.

P.S. If you are using Windows 8 or Windows Server 8 you can also mount ISO images and new VHDX virtual disks.

PACKAGE NOTES


Click here to Patreon-ize the package maintainer.



tools\ChocolateyInstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
$packageName = 'vhdattach'
$toolsDir    = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$url         = "$toolsDir\vhdattach421.exe"

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = $packageName
  fileType       = 'EXE'
  file           = $url
  validExitCodes = @(0,1)
  silentArgs     = '/VERYSILENT /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES /NORESTART /SP-'
  softwareName   = 'VHD Attach*'
  }
  
Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs
Remove-Item $toolsDir\*.exe -force | Out-Null
Remove-Item $toolsDir\*.ignore -force | Out-Null
tools\LICENSE.txt
========================= VHD Attach =========================

https://github.com/medo64/VhdAttach/blob/master/LICENSE.md

The MIT License
Copyright 2009 Josip Medved [email protected]

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.

========================= VHD Attach =========================
tools\VERIFICATION.txt
========================= VHD Attach =========================

bcurran3 downloaded and packaged the executable for VHD Attach from https://www.medo64.com/download/vhdattach421.exe

========================= VHD Attach =========================
tools\vhdattach421.exe
md5: CC0671EBCB5DBA26D971751D9A0E2CD2 | sha1: 695B06B5EBE56D067D3472963E30E5191E3BB952 | sha256: 24E3241A7056E54BDFE85BE02624FAB2F51F7DBF2DA119299F1358236586A109 | sha512: 6FD0030726BD52C98A9D1AA84E1BDF719E3465E26FBBCB3963EDE426D5FEB5DB3EB6D6EA2F0F7400AD4CFE38952FB37C24CC361EF89824B423581673A9A85C80

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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
VHD Attach (Install) 4.22.7260.27233 22 Wednesday, June 19, 2024 Ready
VHD Attach (Install) 4.20 312 Friday, June 22, 2018 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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