Downloads:

891

Downloads of v 2.1.1:

891

Last Update:

26 Apr 2015

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Mike Ward

Tags:

windows desktop usb utility

Desk Drive

2.1.1 | Updated: 26 Apr 2015

Downloads:

891

Downloads of v 2.1.1:

891

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Mike Ward

Desk Drive 2.1.1

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Details

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

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

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To uninstall Desk Drive, 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 desk-drive -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 desk-drive -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 desk-drive installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: desk-drive
    state: present
    version: 2.1.1
    source: STEP 3 URL

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

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chocolatey_package 'desk-drive' do
  action    :install
  version  '2.1.1'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

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


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: desk-drive,
    Version: 2.1.1,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

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


cChocoPackageInstaller desk-drive
{
   Name     = 'desk-drive'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '2.1.1'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

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


package { 'desk-drive':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '2.1.1',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

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


salt '*' chocolatey.install desk-drive version="2.1.1" 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 doc on 21 Dec 2015.

Description

Desk Drive solves a really annoying problem. You pop a USB thumb drive or DVD into your computer and then you have to open Window's Explorer and find the mapped drive or folder. Desk Drive adds a desktop icon pointing to the drive automatically. Remove the media and the shortcut goes away. Brilliantly simple and effective. Desk Drive sits quietly in the system tray. Configuration is just a click away and allows you to specify which types of media to monitor. So simple, it just works.


tools\ChocolateyInstall.ps1
Install-ChocolateyPackage 'deskdrive' 'exe' '/SILENT' 'https://github.com/mike-ward/DeskDrive/releases/download/v2.1.1/DeskDriveSetup.exe'

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