win-vind (Install)

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4.3.3 | Updated: 23 Feb 2022



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win-vind (Install) 4.3.3

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install win-vind (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade win-vind (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall win-vind (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 win-vind -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 win-vind -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 win-vind
    name: win-vind
    version: '4.3.3'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'win-vind' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '4.3.3'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller win-vind
    Name     = "win-vind"
    Version  = "4.3.3"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'win-vind':
  ensure   => '4.3.3',
  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 was approved by moderator Windos on 23 Mar 2022.



win-vind provides a lightweight hybrid UI system of CUI and GUI for Windows. And everything is inspired by Vim and its plugins. Simply put, it is a Vim-oriented toy box consisting of various useful features.


  • Fast binding system
  • Vim-like mode management
  • GUI operation without mouse
  • Vim emulation everywhere
  • Process control like :!vim ~/.vimrc on resident command line
  • .vimrc style configuration
  • Low-level key mapping (e.g. Capslock -> Ctrl)
  • Running in user permission
  • Oneshot use for Vim or AHK (e.g. $ win-vind -f easy_click_left)
  • Tiling window manager
  • Hinting feature like Vimium or EasyMotion for GUI.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
$toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$url = ''
$url64 = ''
$packageArgs = @{
packageName = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
unzipLocation = $toolsDir
url = $url
url64bit = $url64
softwareName = 'win-vind*'
checksum = '74486EA6590A4EAF07DD22ED43352EC31A4739357539407476FA959EFD53F0F5'
checksumType = 'sha256'
checksum64 = 'D1C2B2ED983C7D2E8EF4D4724A68D9B4D2E1B646497C865F07E7A0D6CAE8ED36'
checksumType64 = 'sha256'
Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
win-vind (Install) 4.3.2 83 Sunday, January 2, 2022 Approved
win-vind (Install) 4.3.1 27 Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Approved
win-vind (Install) 4.3.0 19 Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Approved
win-vind (Install) 4.2.1 220 Thursday, September 23, 2021 Approved
win-vind (Install) 4.2.0 48 Monday, September 20, 2021 Approved

The release notes can be found on GitHub Releases.

This package has no dependencies.

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