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Downloads of v 7.1.0:


Last Update:

22 Apr 2023

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • RealVNC Limited.


realvnc vnc connect remote control

VNC Connect (Install)

This is not the latest version of VNC Connect (Install) available.

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7.1.0 | Updated: 22 Apr 2023



Downloads of v 7.1.0:



Software Author(s):

  • RealVNC Limited.

VNC Connect (Install) 7.1.0

This is not the latest version of VNC Connect (Install) 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 VNC Connect (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade VNC Connect (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall VNC Connect (Install), 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 vnc-connect -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'7.1.0'" [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 vnc-connect -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'7.1.0'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install vnc-connect
    name: vnc-connect
    version: '7.1.0'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'vnc-connect' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '7.1.0'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller vnc-connect
    Name     = "vnc-connect"
    Version  = "7.1.0"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'vnc-connect':
  ensure   => '7.1.0',
  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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There are versions of this package awaiting moderation . See the Version History section below.

Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 23 Apr 2023.



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

Screen shot of VNC Connect Viewer

VNC Connect business benefits

VNC Connect, the industry’s most flexible and secure remote access software. Choose the VNC Connect annual subscription that meets your business needs.


Easy-to-use remote access for friends and family


Feature-rich and secure remote access for departments and small businesses


Powerful, flexible and ultra-secure remote access for the enterprise

Saving you time, money and much more

Reduce cost

Decrease support call repeat rates, call handling time and on-site travel costs

Save time

Reduce the need for specialized training and documentation for remote support

Improve quality

Provide engaging, real-time service that improves employee and customer satisfaction

Mitigate risk

Anticipate and prevent system failures and the risk associated with on-site service

Increase uptime

Avoid downtime with faster problem identification and resolution

Meet goals

Support business and compliance objectives with audit and security functionality


  • HOME = $0
  • PROFESSIONAL = $40/year
  • ENTERPRISE = $55/year

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Windows Client | Android App | iOS App | Chrome Extension | macOS Client | Linux Client


Click here to Patreon-ize the package maintainer.

# download page without login -
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
$packageName    = 'vnc-connect'
$toolsDir       = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$bits           = Get-ProcessorBits
$extractDir     = "$toolsDir\extracted"
$url            = ""+"$env:ChocolateyPackageVersion"+""
$checksum       = '5AF1784863D4E90FD10696BBF3945455CFBA706C591EDC03AF9C1B6CB3E590FD'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $packageName
  unzipLocation = $extractDir
  fileType      = 'ZIP' 
  url           = $url
  checksum      = $checksum
  checksumType  = 'sha256'

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs 

if ($bits -eq 64)
    $Installer = "$extractDir\VNC-Server-$env:packageVersion-Windows-en-64bit.msi"
   } else {
    $Installer = "$extractDir\VNC-Server-$env:packageVersion-Windows-en-32bit.msi"

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = $packageName
  fileType       = 'MSI'
  file           = "$Installer"
  silentArgs     = '/quiet /qn /norestart'
  validExitCodes = @(0, 3010, 1641)
  softwareName   = 'VNC Server*'
Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs

Remove-Item $extractDir -Recurse -Force | Out-Null

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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
VNC Connect (Install) 7.7.0 12 Wednesday, October 25, 2023
VNC Connect (Install) 7.6.0 1356 Sunday, August 13, 2023 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 7.5.1 831 Tuesday, June 6, 2023 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 7.1.0 715 Saturday, April 22, 2023 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 7.0.0 1279 Monday, February 6, 2023 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 530 Saturday, April 22, 2023 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.11.0 2418 Saturday, October 15, 2022 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.10.1 999 Monday, August 29, 2022 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.10.0 4199 Saturday, July 2, 2022 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.9.1 4793 Friday, April 15, 2022 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.9.0 634 Tuesday, March 15, 2022 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.8.0 1534 Sunday, October 24, 2021 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.7.4 3213 Friday, May 14, 2021 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.7.2 6845 Tuesday, September 22, 2020 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.7.0 1831 Monday, April 6, 2020 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.6.0 1327 Thursday, October 3, 2019 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.5.0 646 Saturday, August 3, 2019 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.4.1 1887 Tuesday, March 26, 2019 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.4.0 609 Thursday, January 17, 2019 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.3.2 606 Sunday, November 11, 2018 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.3.1 1559 Sunday, July 22, 2018 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.3.0 371 Wednesday, July 4, 2018 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.2.1 673 Thursday, December 28, 2017 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.2.0 572 Monday, September 25, 2017 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.1.1 495 Wednesday, June 21, 2017 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.1.0 430 Monday, May 8, 2017 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.0.3 373 Sunday, April 16, 2017 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 369 Sunday, March 5, 2017 Approved
VNC Connect (Install) 6.0.2 386 Sunday, February 19, 2017 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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