Downloads:

4,407

Downloads of v 4.5.0.0:

600

Last Update:

03 Nov 2019

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • https://www.mindgems.com

Tags:

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Folder Size

4.5.0.0 | Updated: 03 Nov 2019

Downloads:

4,407

Downloads of v 4.5.0.0:

600

Software Author(s):

  • https://www.mindgems.com

Folder Size 4.5.0.0

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Details

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

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

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To uninstall Folder Size, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • 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://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. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to https://chocolatey.org/api/v2)

4. Choose your deployment method:


choco upgrade folder_size -y --source="'STEP 3 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 folder_size -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure folder_size installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: folder_size
    state: present
    version: 4.5.0.0
    source: STEP 3 URL

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

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chocolatey_package 'folder_size' do
  action    :install
  version  '4.5.0.0'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

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


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: folder_size,
    Version: 4.5.0.0,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at https://inedo.com/den/otter/chocolatey.


cChocoPackageInstaller folder_size
{
   Name     = 'folder_size'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '4.5.0.0'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

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


package { 'folder_size':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '4.5.0.0',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


salt '*' chocolatey.install folder_size version="4.5.0.0" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at https://docs.saltstack.com/en/latest/ref/modules/all/salt.modules.chocolatey.html.

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 06 Feb 2020.

Description

Folder Size FREEWARE will analyze your hard drives and display the file sizes and folder sizes so that you can easily check the distribution of your disk space. The application will display the sizes of the folders and files and also the percentage of the total disk size that they occupy. The neat report can be sorted in order to identify the largest folders and the largest files. You can easily figure out which files or folders have filled up your drive space as Folder Size will also scan the sizes of all the subfolders. The application can scan your entire hard drive in minutes due to its optimized scan algorithms and list details on the tree size and file sizes. The progressive scan will let you continue the scan from the point of interruption.
Besides scanning an entire hard drive Folder Size can also scan a single folder in order to save time. This tool will help you to easily cleanup your disk by listing all the file sizes and folder sizes in a neat report.

Folder Size can list backup folders, system folders and also the system volume information folder - all missing disk space will be revealed instantly.

Features

  • Find and display all file sizes and folder sizes.
  • Scan entire storage device or a chosen folder.
  • Display the file sizes and folder sizes in different charts - Bar Chart, Pie Chart etc.
  • Detailed information for all the file sizes and folder sizes listed in table:
    • Name
    • Folder size or File Size
    • File size or folder size percentage from the parent folders size
    • Files count inside the folder
    • Subfolders count
    • Creation time
    • Last modification time
    • Last access time
    • Folder owner and group
  • File and folder reports:
    • Largest Files
    • Largest Folders
    • Largest Files And Folders
    • Oldest Files
    • Oldest Folders
    • Oldest Files And Folders
    • Newest Files
    • Newest Folders
    • Newest Files and Folders
    • Longest Paths and Longest File Names
  • Sort option based on all the different criteria listed above - folder name, folder size, file size etc.
  • Scan folder using Drag And Drop
  • Command line option to scan a folder's tree size -scan "folder path"
  • "Scan with Folder Size" Windows Explorer context menu
  • Option to rearrange or hide the columns in the list in order to suit your preferences.
  • Option to display the file sizes and folder sizes in Bytes, Kilobytes, Megabytes, Gigabytes or automatically determine the most appropriate size format.
  • Locate selected folder or file from the tree size in Windows Explorer via a context menu
  • Show Windows folder or file properties dialog
  • Delete folders or files.
  • Open files with associated application using double click.
  • Remove folders or files from the tree size list in order to check the folder size after deleting the item.
  • Support for all types of storage devices - hard drives, CDROM, USB Drives, Floppy disks
  • Progressive scan. If you have stopped a scan it will continue form the point of interruption saving processing time. If you have removed items from the list subsequent scan will be very quick by only updating the missing items.
  • Easy Explorer-style navigation via Back, Forward and Folder Up tool buttons
  • Detailed disk size information list including - total disk size, drive used space and drive free space.
  • Intuitive Explorer-style user interface and rich documentation
  • Export file sizes and folder sizes to a CSV or XML file.
  • Save/Load the scanned data for the file sizes and folder sizes so that you can compare it with subsequent scans.

Notes

  • A license needs to be purchased when running on server OS's.

tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  fileType       = 'exe'
  url            = 'https://www.mindgems.com/software/FolderSize.exe'
  softwareName   = 'Folder Size*'
  checksum       = 'EE89210D90905B6339BFF0EBE9354435C7A0358410479EC6590ED0A243E89BCF75FAC75C7169F2C3058077232ACC194B548012F774C80E88747724CB5C84213C'
  checksumType   = 'sha512'
  silentArgs     = "/VERYSILENT /NORESTART /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES /SP- /LOG=`"$($env:TEMP)\$($env:chocolateyPackageName).$($env:chocolateyPackageVersion).InnoInstall.log`""
  validExitCodes = @(0)
}

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Folder Size 4.2.0.0 768 Tuesday, March 5, 2019 Approved
Folder Size 4.1.0.0 163 Friday, February 22, 2019 Approved
Folder Size 4.0.0.0 118 Monday, February 18, 2019 Approved
Folder Size 3.8.0.0 420 Saturday, April 28, 2018 Approved
Folder Size 2.9.0.0 1751 Wednesday, May 29, 2013 Approved
Folder Size 1.9.5.0 587 Saturday, February 25, 2012 Approved

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