Visual Studio Code (Install)

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1.50.0 | Updated: 08 Oct 2020

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Visual Studio Code (Install) 1.50.0

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Details

Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install Visual Studio Code (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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To upgrade Visual Studio Code (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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To uninstall Visual Studio Code (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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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 vscode.install -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'1.50.0'" [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 vscode.install -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'1.50.0'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install vscode.install
  win_chocolatey:
    name: vscode.install
    version: '1.50.0'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present

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


chocolatey_package 'vscode.install' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '1.50.0'
end

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


cChocoPackageInstaller vscode.install
{
    Name     = "vscode.install"
    Version  = "1.50.0"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
}

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


package { 'vscode.install':
  ensure   => '1.50.0',
  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.

This package is likely a meta/virtual (*) or an installer (*.install) or portable (*.portable) application package.

  • Meta/virtual (*) - has a dependency on the *.install or the *.portable package - it is provided for discoverability and for other packages to take a dependency on.
  • Portable (*.portable/*.commandline (deprecated naming convention)/*.tool (deprecated naming convention)) - usually zips or archives that require no administrative access to install.
  • Install (*.install/*.app (deprecated naming convention)) - uses native installers, usually requires administrative access to install.

Learn more about chocolatey's distinction of installed versus portable apps and/or learn about this kind of package.

This package was approved by moderator Pauby on 12 Oct 2020.

Description

Build and debug modern web and cloud applications. Code is free and available on your favorite platform - Linux, Mac OSX, and Windows.

Features

  • Meet IntelliSense: Go beyond syntax highlighting and autocomplete with IntelliSense, which provides smart completions based on variable types, function definitions, and imported modules.
  • Print statement debugging is a thing of the past: Debug code right from the editor. Launch or attach to your running apps and debug with break points, call stacks, and an interactive console.
  • Git commands built-in: Working with Git has never been easier. Review diffs, stage files, and make commits right from the editor. Push and pull from any hosted Git service.
  • Extensible and customizable: Want even more features? Install extensions to add new languages, themes, debuggers, and to connect to additional services. Extensions run in separate processes, ensuring they won't slow down your editor.

Package parameters

  • /NoDesktopIcon - Don't add a desktop icon.
  • /NoQuicklaunchIcon - Don't add an icon to the QuickLaunch area.
  • /NoContextMenuFiles - Don't add an Open with Code entry to the context menu for files.
  • /NoContextMenuFolders - Dont't add an Open with Code entry to the context menu for folders.
  • /DontAssociateWithFiles - Dont't associate Visual Studio Code with supported files.
  • /DontAddToPath - Don't add Visual Studio Code to the system PATH.

Example: choco install vscode.install --params "/NoDesktopIcon /DontAddToPath"

Notes

screenshot


tools\ChocolateyInstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$toolsPath = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
. $toolsPath\helpers.ps1

$softwareName = 'Microsoft Visual Studio Code'
$version = '1.50.0'
if ($version -eq (Get-UninstallRegistryKey "$softwareName").DisplayVersion) {
  Write-Host "VS Code $version is already installed."
  return
}

$pp = Get-PackageParameters
Close-VSCode

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = 'vscode.install'
  fileType       = 'exe'
  url            = 'https://az764295.vo.msecnd.net/stable/93c2f0fbf16c5a4b10e4d5f89737d9c2c25488a3/VSCodeSetup-ia32-1.50.0.exe'
  url64bit       = 'https://az764295.vo.msecnd.net/stable/93c2f0fbf16c5a4b10e4d5f89737d9c2c25488a3/VSCodeSetup-x64-1.50.0.exe'

  softwareName   = "$softwareName"

  checksum       = '9e512056dc120512c7802d603c38167a7d4ab0810afc30435f92d43f6775c48c'
  checksumType   = 'sha256'
  checksum64     = '44a354fbf8a6c70eca8ce255c60727d6e56edd044a0208a2aa676c8877dd5221'
  checksumType64 = 'sha256'

  silentArgs     = '/verysilent /suppressmsgboxes /mergetasks="{0}" /log="{1}\install.log"' -f (Get-MergeTasks), (Get-PackageCacheLocation)
  validExitCodes = @(0, 3010, 1641)
}

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
tools\helpers.ps1
function Get-MergeTasks {
    $t  = "!runCode"
    $t += ', ' + '!'*$pp.NoDesktopIcon        + 'desktopicon'
    $t += ', ' + '!'*$pp.NoQuicklaunchIcon    + 'quicklaunchicon'
    $t += ', ' + '!'*$pp.NoContextMenuFiles   + 'addcontextmenufiles'
    $t += ', ' + '!'*$pp.NoContextMenuFolders + 'addcontextmenufolders'
    $t += ', ' + '!'*$pp.DontAssociateWithFiles + 'associatewithfiles'
    $t += ', ' + '!'*$pp.DontAddToPath        + 'addtopath'

    Write-Host "Merge Tasks: $t"
    $t
}

function Close-VSCode {
    Get-Process code -ea 0 | ForEach-Object { $_.CloseMainWindow() | Out-Null }
    Start-Sleep 1
    Get-Process code -ea 0 | Stop-Process  #in case gracefull shutdown did not succeed, try hard kill
}

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