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19 Jul 2022

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Software Author(s):

  • Microsoft
  • Peter Squicciarini


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VSCodium (Install)

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1.69.2 | Updated: 19 Jul 2022



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Software Author(s):

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VSCodium (Install) 1.69.2

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

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  • 3

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Validation Testing Passed

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Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


To uninstall VSCodium (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

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 vscodium.install -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'1.69.2'" [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 vscodium.install -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'1.69.2'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install vscodium.install
    name: vscodium.install
    version: '1.69.2'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'vscodium.install' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '1.69.2'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller vscodium.install
    Name     = "vscodium.install"
    Version  = "1.69.2"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'vscodium.install':
  ensure   => '1.69.2',
  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.

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 as a trusted package on 19 Jul 2022.


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Package parameters

  • /NoDesktopIcon - Don't add a desktop icon.
  • /NoQuicklaunchIcon - Don't add an icon to the QuickLaunch area.
  • /NoAddContextMenuFiles - Don't add an Open with VSCodium entry to the context menu for files.
  • /NoAddContextMenuFolders - Dont't add an Open with VSCodium entry to the context menu for folders.
  • /AssociateWithFiles - Register VSCodium as an editor for supported file types.
  • /NoAddToPath - Don't add VSCodium to the system PATH.

Example: choco install vscodium.install --params "/NoDesktopIcon /NoAddToPath"


  • The package uses default install options except that it adds context menu entries and VSCodium isn't started after installation.
  • You can disable auto-update if you prefer to update VS Code on your own schedule.


$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

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

# *** Automatically filled ***
$softwareName = 'VSCodium'
$version      = '1.69.2'
# *** Automatically filled ***

if (!$Env:ChocolateyForce -and $version -eq (Get-UninstallRegistryKey $softwareName).DisplayVersion) {
    Write-Host "Version $version is already installed."

# *** Automatically filled ***
$packageArgs = @{
    packageName    = 'vscodium.install'
    softwareName   = $softwareName
    fileType       = 'exe'
    url            = ''
    url64bit       = ''
    checksum       = '3095ad3608b562f440506b0d58812e35bcff82e797526ffce1bdd623a1684be9'
    checksumType   = 'sha256'
    checksum64     = '2843a140f228fd396ab1175291b0aa518b7a805e52567b99ec7f92acac1c1555'
    checksumType64 = 'sha256'
    validExitCodes = @(0, 3010, 1641)
# *** Automatically filled ***

$pp = Get-PackageParameters
$mergeTasks = Get-MergeTasks $pp
$logPath = Get-PackageCacheLocation
$logPath = Join-Path $logPath 'install.log'
$packageArgs.silentArgs += ' /MERGETASKS="{0}" /LOG="{1}"' -f $mergeTasks, $logPath


Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
function Get-MergeTasks([hashtable] $pp) {
    $tasks = @()
    $tasks += '!'* $pp.NoDesktopIcon           + 'desktopicon'
    $tasks += '!'* $pp.NoQuicklaunchIcon       + 'quicklaunchicon'
    $tasks += '!'* $pp.NoAddContextMenuFiles   + 'addcontextmenufiles'
    $tasks += '!'* $pp.NoAddContextMenuFolders + 'addcontextmenufolders'
    $tasks += '!'*!$pp.AssociateWithFiles      + 'associatewithfiles'
    $tasks += '!'* $pp.NoAddToPath             + 'addtopath'
    $tasks += '!'                              + 'runCode'

    Write-Host "Merge Tasks: $tasks"
    return $tasks -join ','

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

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
VSCodium (Install) 681 Wednesday, September 14, 2022 Approved
VSCodium (Install) 2026 Friday, September 2, 2022 Approved
VSCodium (Install) 2184 Thursday, August 18, 2022 Approved
VSCodium (Install) 826 Wednesday, August 17, 2022 Approved
VSCodium (Install) 212 Tuesday, August 16, 2022 Approved
VSCodium (Install) 1.70.1 1163 Thursday, August 11, 2022 Approved
VSCodium (Install) 1.70.0 1214 Friday, August 5, 2022 Approved
VSCodium (Install) 1.69.2 2169 Tuesday, July 19, 2022 Approved
VSCodium (Install) 1.69.1 1247 Wednesday, July 13, 2022 Approved

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