Downloads:

778

Downloads of v 1.4:

778

Last Update:

11 Jan 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Microsoft

Tags:

keyboard layout keys

Microsoft Keyboard Layout Creator

1.4 | Updated: 11 Jan 2016

Downloads:

778

Downloads of v 1.4:

778

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Microsoft

Microsoft Keyboard Layout Creator 1.4

This Package Contains an Exempted Check

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Verification Testing Exempt:

Not compatible with Windows 2012.

To install Microsoft Keyboard Layout Creator, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade Microsoft Keyboard Layout Creator, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall Microsoft Keyboard Layout Creator, 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 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 keyboard-layout-creator -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 keyboard-layout-creator -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 keyboard-layout-creator installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: keyboard-layout-creator
    state: present
    version: 1.4
    source: STEP 3 URL

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

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chocolatey_package 'keyboard-layout-creator' do
  action    :install
  version  '1.4'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

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


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: keyboard-layout-creator,
    Version: 1.4,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

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


cChocoPackageInstaller keyboard-layout-creator
{
   Name     = 'keyboard-layout-creator'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '1.4'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

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


package { 'keyboard-layout-creator':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '1.4',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

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


salt '*' chocolatey.install keyboard-layout-creator version="1.4" 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 by moderator ferventcoder on 12 Jan 2016.

Description

Ever wanted to quickly and easily define your own keyboard layout for a language Microsoft doesn't support? Or define your own keyboard layout so you can quickly and easily enter your favorite symbols with a simple keystroke? Well, want no more: the Microsoft Keyboard Layout Creator is here!

The Microsoft Keyboard Layout Creator extends the international functionality of Windows Vista by allowing users to:

  • Create new keyboard layouts from scratch

  • Base a new layout on an existing one

  • Modify the functionality of dead keys

  • Modify an existing keyboard layout (.KLC) file and build a new layout from it

  • Package the resulting keyboard layouts for subsequent deployment and installation.


tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$packageName = 'keyboard-layout-creator'
$fileType = 'msi'
$silentArgs = '/qn'
$url = 'http://download.microsoft.com/download/1/1/8/118aedd2-152c-453f-bac9-5dd8fb310870/MSKLC.exe'

$unpackDir = $(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)
$unpackFile = Join-Path $unpackDir 'mklc.zip'

Get-ChocolateyWebFile $packageName $unpackFile $url
Get-ChocolateyUnzip $unpackFile $unpackDir
$fileMsi = Join-Path $unpackDir "MSKLC.msi"
$fileExe = Join-Path $unpackDir "setup.exe"

Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage $packageName $fileType $silentArgs $fileMsi
Remove-Item $unpackFile -Recurse -Force
Remove-Item $fileExe -Recurse -Force
Remove-Item $fileMsi -Recurse -Force

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