Downloads:

584

Downloads of v 4.3.1:

77

Last Update:

10 Oct 2020

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Timothy Johnson

Tags:

windynamicdesktop windows10 dynamic-desktop wallpaper

WinDynamicDesktop (Install)

4.3.1 | Updated: 10 Oct 2020

Downloads:

584

Downloads of v 4.3.1:

77

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Timothy Johnson

WinDynamicDesktop (Install) 4.3.1

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Details

To install WinDynamicDesktop (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade WinDynamicDesktop (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall WinDynamicDesktop (Install), 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 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 windynamicdesktop -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 windynamicdesktop -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 windynamicdesktop installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: windynamicdesktop
    state: present
    version: 4.3.1
    source: STEP 3 URL

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

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chocolatey_package 'windynamicdesktop' do
  action    :install
  version  '4.3.1'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

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


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: windynamicdesktop,
    Version: 4.3.1,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

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


cChocoPackageInstaller windynamicdesktop
{
   Name     = 'windynamicdesktop'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '4.3.1'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

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


package { 'windynamicdesktop':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '4.3.1',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

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


salt '*' chocolatey.install windynamicdesktop version="4.3.1" 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 as a trusted package on 11 Oct 2020.

Description

Experience Dynamic Desktop on Windows 10!

WinDynamicDesktop ports the Dynamic Desktop feature from macOS Mojave to Windows 10. It uses your location to determine the times of sunrise and sunset, and changes your desktop wallpaper based on the time of day. Choose a theme and enter your location the first time you run the app, then it will minimize to your system tray and change the wallpaper in the background. You can import custom themes or create your own, and customize the app to automatically change the Windows 10 theme color or update your location periodically.

Note: This app uses the LocationIQ API to convert your location to latitude and longitude, or the Windows location API if permission is granted. Location data is anonymous and never saved without your consent.


tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
$toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$url        = 'https://github.com/t1m0thyj/WinDynamicDesktop/releases/download/v4.3.1/WinDynamicDesktop_4.3.1_Setup.exe'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  unzipLocation = $toolsDir
  fileType      = 'EXE'
  url           = $url

  softwareName  = 'WinDynamicDesktop*'

  checksum      = '82b1c6f29dfde51735a68945d321148d5479401f571b6f30458ebb98bbe36b23'
  checksumType  = 'sha256'

  silentArgs    = '/VERYSILENT /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES /NORESTART /SP-'
  validExitCodes= @(0)
}

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
WinDynamicDesktop (Install) 4.3.0 49 Wednesday, October 7, 2020 Approved
WinDynamicDesktop (Install) 4.2.0 213 Thursday, June 25, 2020 Approved
WinDynamicDesktop (Install) 4.1.1 87 Friday, May 22, 2020 Approved
WinDynamicDesktop (Install) 4.1.0 12 Wednesday, May 20, 2020 Approved
WinDynamicDesktop (Install) 4.0.0 146 Tuesday, March 10, 2020 Approved

  • Fixed error when 2-image themes (e.g., Big Sur Abstract) are selected in theme dialog

This package has no dependencies.

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