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Last Update:

12 Jan 2021

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Software Author(s):

  • Microsoft


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Microsoft .NET 5.0 - Windows Server Hosting

5.0.2 | Updated: 12 Jan 2021



Downloads of v 5.0.2:


Software Author(s):

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Microsoft .NET 5.0 - Windows Server Hosting 5.0.2

This Package Contains an Exempted Check

1 Test Passing and 1 Exempted Test

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Exempt:

Requires IIS

To install Microsoft .NET 5.0 - Windows Server Hosting, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Microsoft .NET 5.0 - Windows Server Hosting, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Microsoft .NET 5.0 - Windows Server Hosting, 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 dotnet-5.0-windowshosting -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 dotnet-5.0-windowshosting -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 dotnet-5.0-windowshosting installed
    name: dotnet-5.0-windowshosting
    state: present
    version: 5.0.2
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'dotnet-5.0-windowshosting' do
  action    :install
  version  '5.0.2'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: dotnet-5.0-windowshosting,
    Version: 5.0.2,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller dotnet-5.0-windowshosting
   Name     = 'dotnet-5.0-windowshosting'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '5.0.2'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'dotnet-5.0-windowshosting':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '5.0.2',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install dotnet-5.0-windowshosting version="5.0.2" 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 as a trusted package on 12 Jan 2021.


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This metapackage installs all components needed for hosting .NET web/server applications on Windows:

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  • the ASP.NET Core runtime,
  • the ASP.NET Core Module v2 for IIS.

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Microsoft .NET 5.0 - Windows Server Hosting 5.0.1 308 Wednesday, December 9, 2020 Approved
Microsoft .NET 5.0 - Windows Server Hosting 5.0.0 365 Tuesday, November 10, 2020 Approved
Microsoft .NET - Windows Server Hosting 5.0.0-rc2204755 9 Thursday, November 5, 2020 Exempted

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