In the first part of this lesson, Sharon shows you how to control the Office ProPlus deployment. A detailed explanation of the configuration file is discussed, including downloading the Office ProPlus package and configuring the installation or exclusion of specific applications. Language options are also outlined.
- [Teacher] If you wanna control…the deployment of the Office Suite,…you can use the Office Deployment Toolkit to do so.…When IT controls the deployment,…this removes responsibility from the user.…Using the Office Deployment Tool allows the administrator…to control how the Office application will be installed.…The tool can exclude the installation of specific…applications, control which devices the applications…are installed on, an even configure updates.…This tool is also used to generate a Click-to-Run…installation file that can then be deployed to users.…
The Office Deployment Tool is also used…to create App-V packages for remote access.…The Office Deployment Tool must be downloaded.…The download includes the executable…and a sample configuration file.…Please note there are two downloads to choose from…depending on the version of Office that is being deployed.…The tool comes in two different flavors:…one for Office 2013 and one for Office 2016.…The Office Deployment Tool is a command-line tool.…You will need to specify which mode…
- Restricting self-provisioning of Office 365 ProPlus
- Restricting and revoking activation
- Self-provisioning Windows Store apps and Office for Mac
- Managing deployments of Office 365 ProPlus
- Enabling telemetry
- Deploying agents
- Configuring Outlook, Skype, and Office Online
- Implementing authentication
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 08/14/2018. What changed?
A: The following topics were updated: restricting self-provisioning of Office 365 ProPlus, managing streaming updates, and customizing deployment using the Office Deployment Tool. In addition, new videos were added that cover configuring Visio Online and creating a pilot group for testing Office 365 ProPlus updates.