Any ideas on how to get it to delete everything? Fill-in the Manufacturer Microsoft , and the Software version 2013. For instance, it includes product key of the software, installation location, and language. This is the section where the administrator can make changes to the default user experience: When saving your customization file, you can choose to save it to the Updates folder where it will run automatically, or. Hopefully someone else has seen this issue and knows how to fix it. Select Modify Setup properties, and click Add… 10.
Thanks for contributing an answer to Server Fault! In any case, I think the fastest way for you to get around this problem is to contact us directly and we can help you get started with Specops Deploy. Everything runs fine except the log is never written. In this guide, we will show how you can perform unattended Office installation by generating and placing Config. The log file states that it started, but it never goes any further. If you don't find your answer please also provide excerpts of the kdeploy and klaunch logs regarding your deployment. Great article, thank you very much for creating it.
If you have a folder that contains the office files the zipping wasn't performed as suggested. Don't forget to mention what doc you were looking at, and you may have to get into detail of what steps you have already taken, and odds are even show them over a webex to make sure they are on the same page. Hi Ronni — great document. Correct admin and admx are what you should get from the admin templates I don't have a suggestion, but if the None display level is causing a manual execution of the install to fail then you may need to take this up with Microsoft as both components are theirs. Duration 20 min s , 0 hour s Rescan No Steps 1. Running an inventory on the systems shows the apps installed. Perform a manual install with the unattend you are using from the K1 2.
Can you advise what could be a work around? Hi largomason, It sounds like your managed install is associated to a software item that isn't configured to properly detect office. I have done some searches, but all I can find is to update the registry, which I think is a little extreme given this is a new build and nothing should be weird with the target system. I am facing with one issue wherein after the deployment of Office 2013, I still see Office 2010 remnants remaining. I can move to the Specops, but I am pressed for time and don't know if I can learn that additional process as well. I have yet to find a method that successfully performs a complete uninstall before the new install begins.
Since everything is managed it's also really easy to remove your installations as well, which might be useful in your scenario where you are upgrading from an older version of Office. All and any comments are greatly appreciated. Hello Daniel, Thank you for providing these scripts and details on how to configure them. Keep in mind that there might be many ways to achieve this and that this is just one of them. If so then it is most likely something failing in the new installs attempts to uninstall the old software.
Maybe telling the installation to also install something off a network share? This Step-By-Step will walk you through creating said. Step 2: Enter general settings such as product key and installation path if you want to install Office at a location other than the default one. My First thought however, is the zipping process used. I followed a few internet guides where I would copy the install files to a network share. Pull method and manual Install working fine. To disable the Office 2013 Welcome screen, select Modify user settings, expand Microsoft Office 2013, Privacy and Trust Center. If you insist on zipping the folder you will have to put the complete path in the installation command.
Installation success or error status: 1603. Keep them in separate folders. So my co-worker downloaded the 64 bit office installer and created his msp to uninstall office 2010 and then install 2013 within his msp and it works fine in k1000. Step 1: First step is to head over to Office 2013 page of website. Check the uninstall keys in the registry to make sure they are being inserted and hopefully the install is also complete 3. Any assistance you can provide is greatly appreciated! This is a great write up.
On the General page of the Create Application Wizard page, click Next. The deployment pushes the software to the computers but then it sits there waiting to install, if you go into the software center and tell it to install then it begins installing and never stops until it eventually times out. Not sure if that helps. Use a policy only where settings must be enforced. My system appears to be doing what it is supposed to because it stays at a blank screen for about 20 minutes but when it is done, there is no change to my files.
These will then be installed along side Office during setup. On the Content tab, click Add and then Distribution Point. Complete the wizard, by Next 6 times and then Close. I'm working on doing this for Office 2010 Pro Plus 64bit to Win7 Pro 64bit systems. Refer to for more details. Launch Office setup now and see Config.
If you install another version, you need to change the condition steps step 1 and 2. Unfortunately the lack of ability to ask for screen shots etc. Deploy Microsoft Office 2013 Overview This chapter describes how to deploy Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2013 using System Center 2012 Configuration Manager. Then suddenly 'Command-line Helper' windows shows up and Deployment process claims that not only is finished but also successful. Here is the script I am using. Hi anshjain, The Office 2010 product key will be a problem, but wouldn't stop setup.