Downloads:

955

Downloads of v 6.1:

808

Last Update:

22 Apr 2017

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Thomas R. Parkison

Tags:

rpc restore-point-creator restore restore-point admin

Restore Point Creator

6.1 | Updated: 22 Apr 2017

Downloads:

955

Downloads of v 6.1:

808

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Thomas R. Parkison

Restore Point Creator 6.1

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Details

To install Restore Point Creator, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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To upgrade Restore Point Creator, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall Restore Point Creator, 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 rpc -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 rpc -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 rpc installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: rpc
    state: present
    version: 6.1
    source: STEP 3 URL

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

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chocolatey_package 'rpc' do
  action    :install
  version  '6.1'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

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


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: rpc,
    Version: 6.1,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

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


cChocoPackageInstaller rpc
{
   Name     = 'rpc'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '6.1'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

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


package { 'rpc':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '6.1',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

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


salt '*' chocolatey.install rpc version="6.1" 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 Pauby on 27 Apr 2017.

Description

Ever found that creating Restore Points in Windows is a bit tedious? Click this, click that, go there, click another thing, and then finally you’re at where you need to be to create a Restore Point. There’s got to be an easier way to do all of that. Right? Well, now there is.

Introducing Restore Point Creator, written by Me.

Create and manage System Restore Points quickly and easily, all from a free simple program. No more drilling through multiple menus in Windows just to create a System Restore Point, now all you have to do is run this program and that’s it. Follow the simple program layout and you have your System Restore Point created in no time at all.

Plus, for users of Windows 7 and Windows 8, creating System Restore Points is even quicker and easier with this program. Just pin this program to the Taskbar and you have the ability to quickly create System Restore Points using one of the two pinned Tasks (“Create System Checkpoint” and “Create Custom Named”) that the program creates. It’s that simple.

Create System Checkpoint — Creates a System Restore Point with the name of “System Checkpoint made by System Restore Point Creator”
Create Custom Named — Asks you what you want your System Restore Point to be named and then creates one based upon what you inputted.


tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

# Insert here full correct name of program, not Chocolatey package name. For example, correct «Performance Maintainer», not «pername».
$packageName = 'Restore Point Creator'
# Don't forget specify protocol for URL's!
$url         = 'https://www.toms-world.org/release/Install%20Restore%20Point%20Creator.exe'
$url64       = ''

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $packageName

  fileType      = 'exe'
  url           = $url
  url64bit      = $url64

  # If exit code — 1223, program will be still installed with success.
  validExitCodes = (0, 1223)

  checksum      = 'D62F9D392C76D3847A01F3EEFF83CC94A436310EC81F2FBB8A7DDB727B600C38'
  checksumType  = 'sha256'
  checksum64    = ''
  checksumType64= 'sha256'

  ######
  # EXE
  ######
  # silentArgs   = '/S'           # NSIS
  # silentArgs   = '/VERYSILENT /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES /NORESTART /SP-' # Inno Setup
  # silentArgs   = '/s'           # InstallShield
  # silentArgs   = '/s /v"/qn"'   # InstallShield with MSI. Yes, use "quotes" after «v» and «qn», it not typos.
  # silentArgs   = '/s'           # Wise InstallMaster
  # silentArgs   = '-s'           # Squirrel
  # silentArgs   = '-q'           # Install4j
  # silentArgs   = '-s -u'        # Ghost

  silentArgs   = '/VERYSILENT /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES /NORESTART /SP-'
}

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status

  • Added code to the update XML file parser to simplify the data needed in the XML file, specifically the "betaRCVersion" node.
    • Moved some code around internal to the program.
    • Added the ability to ignore a version at update time. If you ignore a version it will ignore it when ever the program checks for an update and notate it in the application log that it was ignored.

This package has no dependencies.

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