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Downloads of v 2.16.2:


Last Update:

31 Mar 2023

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Vultr


vultr-cli vultr cli cloud vps hosting api

vultr-cli (Portable)

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2.16.2 | Updated: 31 Mar 2023



Downloads of v 2.16.2:



Software Author(s):

  • Vultr

vultr-cli (Portable) 2.16.2

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Validation Testing Passed

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Scan Testing Resulted in Flagged as a Note:

At least one file within this package has greater than 0 detections, but less than 5

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install vultr-cli (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade vultr-cli (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall vultr-cli (Portable), 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 vultr-cli.portable -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 vultr-cli.portable -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install vultr-cli.portable
    name: vultr-cli.portable
    version: '2.16.2'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'vultr-cli.portable' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '2.16.2'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller vultr-cli.portable
    Name     = "vultr-cli.portable"
    Version  = "2.16.2"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'vultr-cli.portable':
  ensure   => '2.16.2',
  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.


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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.

Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 31 Mar 2023.


vultr-cli is a command-line interface for interfacing with the Vultr platform.

Getting Started

In order to use vultr-cli you will need to export your Vultr API KEY

$env:VULTR_API_KEY = 'your_api_key'

See vultr-cli help for a list of up-to-date commands.

vultr-cli is a command line interface for the Vultr API

  vultr-cli [command]

Available Commands:
  account        Retrieve information about your account
  api-key        retrieve information about the current API key
  apps           Display all available applications
  backups        display all available backups
  bare-metal     bare-metal is used to access bare metal server commands
  block-storage  block storage commands
  dns            dns is used to access dns commands
  firewall       firewall is used to access firewall commands
  help           Help about any command
  iso            iso is used to access iso commands
  network        network interacts with network actions
  object-storage object storage commands
  os             grab all available operating systems
  plans          get information about Vultr plans
  regions        get regions
  reserved-ip    reserved-ip lets you interact with reserved-ip
  script         startup script commands
  server         commands to interact with servers on vultr
  snapshot       snapshot commands
  ssh-key        ssh-key commands
  user           user commands
  version        Display current version of Vultr-cli

      --config string   config file (default is $HOME/.vultr-cli.yaml)
  -h, --help            help for vultr-cli
  -t, --toggle          Help message for toggle

Use "vultr-cli [command] --help" for more information about a command.

NOTE: This package is automatically updated. If it is out of date and there is no newer package submitted, please use the Contact Maintainers functionality to alert me.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"

$packageArgs = @{
    packageName    = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
    unzipLocation  = $toolsDir
    url64          = ''

    checksum64     = '562b447720012a4e24b95307dd5047f6fbb681bc1bc802d560b25d061826764c'
    checksumType64 = 'SHA256'

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$vultrExe = Get-ChildItem $(Split-Path -Parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition) | Where-Object -Property Name -Match "vultr-cli.exe"

if (-Not($vultrExe))
    Write-Error -Message "vultr-cli exe is not found, please contact the maintainer of the package" -Category ResourceUnavailable

Write-Host "found vultr-cli exe in $($vultrExe.FullName)"
Write-Host "attempting to remove it"

Remove-Item $vultrExe.FullName

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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
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.15.1 26 Thursday, March 9, 2023 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.15.0 53 Wednesday, October 5, 2022 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.14.2 56 Tuesday, June 14, 2022 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.14.1 35 Friday, June 3, 2022 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.14.0 40 Monday, May 9, 2022 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.13.0 45 Friday, April 15, 2022 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.12.2 40 Friday, April 1, 2022 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.12.1 59 Monday, February 7, 2022 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.12.0 54 Friday, January 21, 2022 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.11.3 62 Monday, December 13, 2021 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.11.2 41 Thursday, December 2, 2021 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.11.1 44 Monday, November 29, 2021 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.11.0 44 Tuesday, November 23, 2021 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.10.0 44 Thursday, November 4, 2021 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.9.0 47 Wednesday, October 27, 2021 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.8.5 41 Thursday, October 21, 2021 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.8.4 43 Tuesday, September 28, 2021 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.8.3 51 Monday, September 20, 2021 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.8.2 52 Tuesday, September 7, 2021 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.8.1 39 Wednesday, September 1, 2021 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.8.0 41 Monday, August 23, 2021 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.7.0 51 Friday, July 16, 2021 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.6.0 41 Wednesday, July 7, 2021 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.5.3 58 Friday, July 2, 2021 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.5.0 57 Friday, May 7, 2021 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.4.1 51 Monday, April 12, 2021 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.4.0 69 Thursday, April 1, 2021 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.3.0 100 Friday, February 12, 2021 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.2.0 65 Friday, January 29, 2021 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.1.0 84 Saturday, December 19, 2020 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.0.1 71 Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 2.0.0 81 Tuesday, November 24, 2020 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 1.0.0 73 Thursday, November 19, 2020 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 0.4.0 110 Thursday, September 3, 2020 Approved
vultr-cli (Portable) 0.3.2 122 Wednesday, June 24, 2020 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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