Downloads of v 17.1.3:


Last Update:

19 Dec 2017

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • syntevo


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This is not the latest version of SmartGit available.

17.1.3 | Updated: 19 Dec 2017



Downloads of v 17.1.3:



Software Author(s):

  • syntevo

SmartGit 17.1.3

This is not the latest version of SmartGit available.

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


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


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


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 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

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade smartgit -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 smartgit -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure smartgit installed
    name: smartgit
    state: present
    version: 17.1.3
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

Coming early 2020! Central Managment Reporting available now! More information...

chocolatey_package 'smartgit' do
  action    :install
  version  '17.1.3'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: smartgit,
    Version: 17.1.3,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller smartgit
   Name     = 'smartgit'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '17.1.3'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'smartgit':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '17.1.3',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install smartgit version="17.1.3" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved by moderator flcdrg on 13 Jan 2018.


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$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$version = '17_1_3'
$fileName = "smartgit-win32-setup-jre-$"
$packageArgs = @{
    packageName    = 'SmartGit'
    fileType       = 'exe'
    softwareName   = 'SmartGit'
    unzipLocation  = Get-PackageCacheLocation

    checksum       = 'A3DA0E8B86195F749BBD895405FE35C03EA9E658'
    checksumType   = 'sha1'
    url            = "$fileName"

    validExitCodes = @(0)

Write-Verbose "Testing the default url location."
if ((Get-WebHeaders $packageArgs.url).'Content-Type' -match "^text/html" ) {
  Write-Warning "File not found, trying to find it in the archive."
  $packageArgs.url = "$fileName"

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs

$packageArgs.file = (Join-Path $packageArgs.unzipLocation (Get-ChildItem $packageArgs.unzipLocation -Filter '*.exe' | select -first 1))

Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs

Uninstall-ChocolateyZipPackage -PackageName $packageArgs.packageName -ZipFileName $fileName
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$packageName = 'SmartGit'

$uninstalled = $false
[array]$key = Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName $packageName

if ($key.Count -eq 1) {
  $key | % {
    $packageArgs = @{
	  packageName   = $packageName
	  fileType      = 'exe'
	  validExitCodes= @(0)
	  file          = "$($_.UninstallString)"

    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)" }

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

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
SmartGit 20.1.1 123 Monday, May 18, 2020 Approved
SmartGit 19.1.4 1315 Tuesday, October 22, 2019 Approved
SmartGit 19.1.3 99 Monday, October 21, 2019 Approved
SmartGit 18.2.1 1389 Tuesday, December 18, 2018 Approved
SmartGit 18.1.3 859 Monday, June 18, 2018 Approved
SmartGit 17.1.3 1044 Tuesday, December 19, 2017 Approved
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