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Deploying Office 2013 with SCCM 2012 SP1 Beta (Part 2)

Hi All,

this is the part 2 on deploying office 2013 with SCCM 2012 SP1 Beta. Part 1 is available here

1. Now, open the CM12 console, go to Software Library -> Application Management and Applications

2. Click Create application

3. On Location, browse to proplusww.msi (where you extract the Office, subfolder proplus.ww)

4. Clique next

5. On view imported information, click next

6. General information, click next

7. Summary, click Next

8. Completion, click Close

9. Select the Microsoft Professional Plus 2013, select the Deployment Type and click Properties on the ribbon

10. On Microsoft Professional Plus 2013 – Windows Installer (Native) Properties,  go to content tab and change the Content location from “Office 2013\proplus.ww” to “Office 13”

11. Go to programs tab and Installation program, type setup.exe /adminfile Of2013Custom.msp

12. Go to requirements tab, and add the requirements. In this example, 1GB of RAM, 2GB of free disk space and Win7/Win8 x64 bits and click OK

13. Select the Microsoft Professional Plus 2012, change to Home tab and click Properties

14. Select “Allow this application to be installed form the install application task sequence action without being deployed” if you want to use it during OSD (we will!!!) and click OK

15. Select the Microsoft Professional Plus 2013 application and click Distribute Content

16. On General, Click Next

17. On Content, click Next

18. On Content Destination, add the DP and click Next

19. Summary, click Next

20. Completion, click Close

21. On the summary page, confirm that the content status show success

22. Click on Deploy and select All systems  as collection

23. On Content, click next

24. On Deployment Settings, click Next

25. On Scheduling, click next

26. On User experience, click next

27. On Alerts, click next

28. On Summary, click Next

29. On Completion, click Next

30. On the client force the machine policy retrieval

31. Open the Software Center, select Microsoft Professional Plus 2013 and click Install

32. The Download and installation will start

33. After few minutes, the installation is completed

34. And the new software appears on the start menu

35. Open the CM12 Server, CM12 console and navigate to Monitoring -> Deployments

36. Select Microsoft Professional Plus 2013 and confirm the completion statistics (you may need also run the summarization)

37. Click View status under completion statistics for more information

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