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Announcing Chocolatey Central Management 0.10.0

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Downloads of v 9.7.91:


Last Update:

31 Aug 2022

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Hamrick Software


vuescan scan document trial


This is not the latest version of VueScan available.

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9.7.91 | Updated: 31 Aug 2022



Downloads of v 9.7.91:



Software Author(s):

  • Hamrick Software

VueScan 9.7.91

This is not the latest version of VueScan 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

Learn More

Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


To uninstall VueScan, 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 vuescan -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'9.7.91'" [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 vuescan -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'9.7.91'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install vuescan
    name: vuescan
    version: '9.7.91'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'vuescan' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '9.7.91'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller vuescan
    Name     = "vuescan"
    Version  = "9.7.91"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'vuescan':
  ensure   => '9.7.91',
  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 31 Aug 2022.


VueScan Scanner Software
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#Warn  ; Enable warnings to assist with detecting common errors.
SendMode Input  ; Recommended for new scripts due to its superior speed and reliability.
SetTitleMatchMode, 2  ; A windows's title can contain WinTitle anywhere inside it to be a match.
SetControlDelay 0  
SetWorkingDir %A_ScriptDir%  ; Ensures a consistent starting directory.

Process, Wait, vuescan.exe
Process, Close, vuescan.exe
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
$toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = $env:ChocolateyPackageName

  url            = ''
  checksum       = '716b5e6b6ba8a38011a312fa35257c529439705026c273186e9f6f158b6d4680'
  checksumType   = 'sha256'

  url64          = ''
  checksum64     = 'a51eb4fd3d2266bcd1a18216056040e1eab4159a9f46c967492d22a044968bd6'
  checksumType64 = 'sha256'

if (Get-ChildItem Cert:\CurrentUser\TrustedPublisher\|Where subject -eq "CN=Hamrick Software, O=Hamrick Software, L=Sunny Isles Beach, S=Florida, C=US") {
  Start-Process 'AutoHotKey' -Verb runas -ArgumentList "`"$toolsDir\chocolateyinstall.ahk`""
} else {
  Start-Process 'AutoHotKey' -Verb runas -ArgumentList "`"$toolsDir\chocolateyInstallCertificate.ahk`""
Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

# Install start menu shortcut
$programs = [environment]::GetFolderPath([environment+specialfolder]::Programs)
$shortcutFilePath = Join-Path $programs 'VueScan.lnk'
$targetPath = Join-Path $env:ProgramFiles 'VueScan\vuescan.exe'
Install-ChocolateyShortcut -ShortcutFilePath "$shortcutFilePath" -TargetPath "$targetPath"
#Warn  ; Enable warnings to assist with detecting common errors.
SendMode Input  ; Recommended for new scripts due to its superior speed and reliability.
SetTitleMatchMode, 2  ; A windows's title can contain WinTitle anywhere inside it to be a match.
SetControlDelay 0  
SetWorkingDir %A_ScriptDir%  ; Ensures a consistent starting directory.

WinWait,Windows ahk_class #32770 ahk_exe rundll32.exe,mshelp, 180
ControlClick,Button1,Windows ahk_class #32770 ahk_exe rundll32.exe

#Warn  ; Enable warnings to assist with detecting common errors.
SendMode Input  ; Recommended for new scripts due to its superior speed and reliability.
SetTitleMatchMode, 2  ; A window's title can contain WinTitle anywhere inside it to be a match
SetControlDelay 0  
SetWorkingDir %A_ScriptDir%  ; Ensures a consistent starting directory.

; Remove VueScan
WinTitle = VueScan
WinWait, %WinTitle% ahk_class #32770 ahk_exe vuescan.exe,, 30 ; Do yu want to remove VueScan?
ControlClick, Button1, %winTitle% ahk_class #32770 ahk_exe vuescan.exe ; Yes
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
$toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName  = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  softwareName = 'VueScan *'
  fileType     = 'exe'
  silentArgs   = "/remove"

$uninstalled = $false
[array]$key = Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName $packageArgs['softwareName']

if ($key.Count -eq 1) {
  $key | % {
    $packageArgs['file'] = "$($_.UninstallString)" -Replace " `/remove",""    
    Start-Process "AutoHotKey" -Verb runas -ArgumentList "`"$toolsDir\chocolateyUninstall.ahk`""
    Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
} elseif ($key.Count -eq 0) {
  Write-Warning "$packageName has already been uninstalled by other means."
} elseif ($key.Count -gt 1) {
  Write-Warning "$($key.Count) matches found!"
  Write-Warning "To prevent accidental data loss, no programs will be uninstalled."
  Write-Warning "Please alert package maintainer the following keys were matched:"
  $key | % {Write-Warning "- $($_.DisplayName)"}

# Remove start menu shortcut
$programs = [environment]::GetFolderPath([environment+specialfolder]::Programs)
$shortcutFilePath = Join-Path $programs "VueScan.lnk"
if (Test-Path $shortcutFilePath) { Remove-Item $shortcutFilePath }

Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

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
VueScan 9.7.99 11 Monday, March 6, 2023
Waiting for Maintainer
VueScan 9.7.98 10 Sunday, February 26, 2023
Waiting for Maintainer
VueScan 9.7.96 267 Thursday, December 1, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.94 608 Wednesday, October 12, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.93 153 Wednesday, September 28, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.92 198 Tuesday, September 13, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.91 107 Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.90 286 Wednesday, August 10, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.89 202 Monday, July 11, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.88 221 Friday, June 17, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.87 220 Wednesday, May 18, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.86 117 Wednesday, May 11, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.85 123 Thursday, May 5, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.84 123 Thursday, April 28, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.83 90 Wednesday, April 20, 2022 Approved
VueScan 104 Saturday, April 2, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.82 223 Sunday, March 20, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.81 45 Saturday, March 19, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.79 207 Tuesday, February 22, 2022 Approved
VueScan 72 Thursday, February 17, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.78 93 Wednesday, February 16, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.77 88 Saturday, February 12, 2022 Approved
VueScan 85 Saturday, February 5, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.76 266 Saturday, January 15, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.75 93 Wednesday, January 12, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.74 80 Saturday, January 8, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.73 105 Monday, January 3, 2022 Approved
VueScan 9.7.72 112 Wednesday, December 29, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.71 107 Tuesday, December 21, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.70 84 Tuesday, December 14, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.69 240 Saturday, November 27, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.68 99 Monday, November 22, 2021 Approved
VueScan 87 Thursday, November 11, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.67 179 Monday, October 4, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.66 137 Thursday, September 23, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.65 428 Wednesday, August 25, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.64 110 Tuesday, August 17, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.63 98 Monday, August 16, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.62 111 Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.61 64 Monday, August 9, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.60 156 Monday, July 26, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.59 170 Saturday, July 10, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.58 128 Tuesday, June 29, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.57 192 Wednesday, June 23, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.56 206 Friday, June 11, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.55 403 Monday, May 17, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.54 119 Wednesday, May 12, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.53 241 Friday, April 23, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.52 145 Wednesday, April 7, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.51 195 Monday, March 15, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.50 227 Thursday, March 4, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.49 102 Tuesday, March 2, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.48 162 Tuesday, February 23, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.47 143 Thursday, February 11, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.46 133 Friday, February 5, 2021 Approved
VueScan 9.7.37 1127 Sunday, November 8, 2020 Approved
VueScan 9.7.36 159 Sunday, November 1, 2020 Approved
VueScan 9.7.35 300 Saturday, September 26, 2020 Approved
VueScan 9.7.29 553 Tuesday, June 30, 2020 Approved
VueScan 9.7.27 1415 Tuesday, March 31, 2020 Approved
VueScan 9.7.26 246 Tuesday, March 24, 2020 Approved
VueScan 9.7.25 338 Monday, March 9, 2020 Approved
VueScan 9.7.24 182 Wednesday, March 4, 2020 Approved
VueScan 9.7.23 393 Thursday, February 13, 2020 Approved
VueScan 9.7.22 242 Wednesday, February 5, 2020 Approved
VueScan 9.7.21 157 Saturday, February 1, 2020 Approved
VueScan 9.7.20 166 Saturday, January 11, 2020 Approved
VueScan 9.7.19 113 Thursday, January 9, 2020 Approved
VueScan 9.7.18 155 Wednesday, January 1, 2020 Approved
VueScan 9.7.17 98 Wednesday, January 1, 2020 Approved
VueScan 9.7.16 131 Saturday, December 28, 2019 Approved
VueScan 9.7.15 126 Thursday, December 26, 2019 Approved
VueScan 9.7.14 115 Tuesday, December 24, 2019 Approved
VueScan 9.7.13 147 Tuesday, December 17, 2019 Approved
VueScan 9.7.12 146 Tuesday, December 10, 2019 Approved
VueScan 9.7.11 152 Tuesday, December 3, 2019 Approved
VueScan 9.7.06 198 Thursday, November 7, 2019 Approved
VueScan 9.7.05 179 Thursday, October 17, 2019 Approved
VueScan 9.7.01 139 Saturday, October 5, 2019 Approved
VueScan 9.6.47 195 Monday, August 26, 2019 Approved
VueScan 9.6.46 169 Thursday, August 15, 2019 Approved
VueScan 9.6.45 212 Saturday, July 13, 2019 Approved
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