Downloads of v 0.8.23:


Last Update:

09 Nov 2014

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Mike Ward


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0.8.23 | Updated: 09 Nov 2014



Downloads of v 0.8.23:



Software Author(s):

  • Mike Ward

Tweetz 0.8.23

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


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


To uninstall Tweetz, 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 tweetz-desktop -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 tweetz-desktop -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 tweetz-desktop installed
    name: tweetz-desktop
    state: present
    version: 0.8.23
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

Coming early 2020! Central Managment Reporting available now! More information...

chocolatey_package 'tweetz-desktop' do
  action    :install
  version  '0.8.23'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: tweetz-desktop,
    Version: 0.8.23,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller tweetz-desktop
   Name     = 'tweetz-desktop'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '0.8.23'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'tweetz-desktop':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '0.8.23',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install tweetz-desktop version="0.8.23" 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 by moderator gep13 on 09 Nov 2014.


Tweetz Desktop is a Windows twitter client designed to sit comfortably in the corner of your desktop. It can optionally display attached images inline. Tweetz displays your home, mentions and direct messages in a single view reducing the need to switch timelines. Tweetz supports real time updates, posting with media and keyboard shortcuts.
If .NET 4.5.2 is not installed, you may have to restart your computer after .NET 4.5.2 installs and then install Tweetz Desktop.

Install-ChocolateyPackage 'tweetz' 'exe' '/SILENT' ''
$u = "${Env:ProgramFiles(x86)}" + "\tweetz desktop\unins000.exe"
Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage "tweetz" "exe" "/verysilent" "$u"

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Tweetz 0.8.22 367 Saturday, August 30, 2014 Unknown

Fix corrupted user config file.

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