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Last Update:

30 Jul 2016

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Software Author(s):

  • Nir Sofer


domain dns whois record registration

WhoisThisDomain (Portable)

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2.31 | Updated: 30 Jul 2016



Downloads of v 2.31:



Software Author(s):

  • Nir Sofer

WhoisThisDomain (Portable) 2.31

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To install WhoisThisDomain (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade WhoisThisDomain (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall WhoisThisDomain (Portable), 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 whoistd.portable -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 whoistd.portable -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 whoistd.portable installed
    name: whoistd.portable
    state: present
    version: 2.31
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'whoistd.portable' do
  action    :install
  version  '2.31'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: whoistd.portable,
    Version: 2.31,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller whoistd.portable
   Name     = 'whoistd.portable'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '2.31'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'whoistd.portable':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '2.31',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install whoistd.portable version="2.31" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package is likely a meta/virtual (*) or an installer (*.install) or portable (*.portable) application package.

  • Meta/virtual (*) - has a dependency on the *.install or the *.portable package - it is provided for discoverability and for other packages to take a dependency on.
  • Portable (*.portable/*.commandline (deprecated naming convention)/*.tool (deprecated naming convention)) - usually zips or archives that require no administrative access to install.
  • Install (*.install/*.app (deprecated naming convention)) - uses native installers, usually requires administrative access to install.

Learn more about chocolatey's distinction of installed versus portable apps and/or learn about this kind of package.

This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 01 Aug 2016.


WhoisThisDomain is a domain registration lookup utility allows you to easily get information about a registered domain.

It automatically connect to the right WHOIS server, according to the top-level domain name, and retrieve the WHOIS record of the domain.

It support both generic domains and country code domains.

$packageName = 'whoistd.portable'
$url = ''
$checksum = '24c48c6948e7f2029789f4a1543e6593bf132cd3d841fdac167bed9b9f3d683e'
$checksumType = 'sha256'
$toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$installFile = Join-Path $toolsDir "whoistd.exe"

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage -PackageName "$packageName" `
                             -Url "$url" `
                             -UnzipLocation "$toolsDir" `
                             -Checksum "$checksum" `
                             -ChecksumType "$checksumType"

Set-Content -Path ("$installFile.gui") `
            -Value $null

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
WhoisThisDomain (Portable) 2.36 255 Sunday, February 18, 2018 Approved
WhoisThisDomain (Portable) 2.32 329 Tuesday, April 4, 2017 Approved
WhoisThisDomain (Portable) 2.31 330 Saturday, July 30, 2016 Approved
WhoisThisDomain (Portable) 2.30 225 Thursday, June 16, 2016 Approved
WhoisThisDomain (Portable) 2.28 244 Monday, May 23, 2016 Approved
WhoisThisDomain (Portable) 2.26 297 Sunday, February 28, 2016 Approved
WhoisThisDomain (Portable) 2.25 327 Sunday, June 14, 2015 Approved
WhoisThisDomain (Portable) 2.23 288 Friday, June 5, 2015 Approved


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