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Last Update:

22 Jun 2020

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Cairo Development Team


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0.3.7015 | Updated: 22 Jun 2020



Downloads of v 0.3.7015:



Software Author(s):

  • Cairo Development Team

Cairoshell 0.3.7015

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


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


To uninstall Cairoshell, 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 cairoshell -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 cairoshell -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 cairoshell installed
    name: cairoshell
    state: present
    version: 0.3.7015
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'cairoshell' do
  action    :install
  version  '0.3.7015'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: cairoshell,
    Version: 0.3.7015,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller cairoshell
   Name     = 'cairoshell'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '0.3.7015'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'cairoshell':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '0.3.7015',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install cairoshell version="0.3.7015" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. 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.

This package was approved by moderator mkevenaar on 26 Jul 2020.


Cairo is a desktop environment for Windows. Our goal is to develop a desktop experience that increases productivity and advances current technology standards. With a focus on stability, performance, and productivity, Cairo aims to deliver an interface that exceeds expectations and delivers superior ease of use.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$packageName = 'cairoshell'
$url32       = ''
$url64       = ''
$checksum32  = 'da77adc2c327ce9746974e77875cc03648fbb88fd19a17cc379ea21dd034bf65'
$checksum64  = 'f65f0fd228ecb23d37243fd16e678e68e4a2a2dce46310b321eab4b63c687eca'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = $packageName
  fileType       = 'EXE'
  url            = $url32
  url64Bit       = $url64
  checksum       = $checksum32
  checksum64     = $checksum64
  checksumType   = 'sha256'
  checksumType64 = 'sha256'
  silentArgs     = '/S'
  validExitCodes = @(0)
Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
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