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New: Zoom 4.6.19253

Zoom 4.6.19253
Video conferencing, online meetings, and cross platform group chat

This update resolves the UNC link vulnerability

This package includes a WSUS deployable CAB file, complete with deployment and reporting rules

  • Install Zoom
    • Configure the customer’s single sign-on (SSO) URL
    • Configure the customer’s login domain
    • Set the client to start silently and automatically
    • Set the client to start minimized to the system tray
    • Disable automatic updates, because they are not always silent
    • Suppress the creation of the desktop shortcut
    • Disable the ability to login with Google
    • Disable the ability to login with Facebook
    • Add a firewall exception to avoid a UAC prompt at logon
    • Set the default login type to SSO, if configured
    • Enable HD video by default
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New: Zoom 4.6.18176

Zoom 4.6.18176
Video conferencing, online meetings, and cross platform group chat

This package includes a WSUS deployable CAB file, complete with deployment and reporting rules

  • Install Zoom
    • Configure the customer’s single sign-on (SSO) URL
    • Configure the customer’s login domain
    • Set the client to start silently and automatically
    • Set the client to start minimized to the system tray
    • Disable automatic updates, because they are not always silent
    • Suppress the creation of the desktop shortcut
    • Disable the ability to login with Google
    • Disable the ability to login with Facebook
    • Add a firewall exception to avoid a UAC prompt at logon
    • Set the default login type to SSO, if configured
    • Enable HD video by default
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New: Microsoft Visio Online Plan 2 1908 16.0.11929.20648

Microsoft Visio Online Plan 2 1908 16.0.11929.20648
Design versatile diagrams with an expanded set of shapes and stencils with enhanced support for team collaboration

  • Abort the installation if any Office apps are running, which would block the install
    • We should not force-close apps, because data loss may occur
  • Remove any other installations of Office
  • Remove incompatible MSI installations of Office products
  • Install Visio Online Plan 2
    • Accept the software license agreement
    • Match the installation architecture with the existing Office installation (mixed architectures are not supported)
    • Match the update channel with the existing Office installation (mixed update channels are not supported)
    • Enable shared computer activation, only on servers with the Remote Desktop Services role
    • Allow PNG as an output format
    • Suppress sending all usage data to Microsoft
      • Disable telemetry data collection
      • Disable Improve Proofing Tools
      • Suppress sending personal information
      • Disable the Opt-in Wizard on first run
      • Disable the Customer Experience Improvement Program
      • Disable Improved Error Reporting
      • Disallow sending a screenshot of the user’s desktop
      • Suppress sending non-critical error messages
      • Suppress sending critical error messages
  • Close the completion notice, only in Unattended Mode and only if the installation was successful
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New: Microsoft Project Online Desktop Client 1908 16.0.11929.20648

Microsoft Project Online Desktop Client 1908 16.0.11929.20648
Provides enterprise-wide project and resource reporting, scenario analysis, and resource management capabilities

  • Abort the installation if any Office apps are running, which would block the install
    • We should not force-close apps, because data loss may occur
  • Remove any other installations of Office
  • Remove incompatible MSI installations of Office products
  • Install Project Online Desktop Client
    • Accept the software license agreement
    • Match the installation architecture with the existing Office installation (mixed architectures are not supported)
    • Match the update channel with the existing Office installation (mixed update channels are not supported)
    • Enable shared computer activation, only on servers with the Remote Desktop Services role
    • Allow PNG as an output format
    • Suppress sending all usage data to Microsoft
      • Disable telemetry data collection
      • Disable Improve Proofing Tools
      • Suppress sending personal information
      • Disable the Opt-in Wizard on first run
      • Disable the Customer Experience Improvement Program
      • Disable Improved Error Reporting
      • Disallow sending a screenshot of the user’s desktop
      • Suppress sending non-critical error messages
      • Suppress sending critical error messages
  • Close the completion notice, only in Unattended Mode and only if the installation was successful
Continue reading New: Microsoft Project Online Desktop Client 1908 16.0.11929.20648

New: Microsoft Project Professional 2019 1908 16.0.11929.20648

Microsoft Project Professional 2019 1908 16.0.11929.20648
Provides enterprise-wide project and resource reporting, scenario analysis, and resource management capabilities

  • Abort the installation if any Office apps are running, which would block the install
    • We should not force-close apps, because data loss may occur
  • Remove any other installations of Office
  • Remove incompatible MSI installations of Office products
  • Install Project Professional 2019
    • Accept the software license agreement
    • Match the installation architecture with the existing Office installation (mixed architectures are not supported)
    • Match the update channel with the existing Office installation (mixed update channels are not supported)
    • Enable shared computer activation, only on servers with the Remote Desktop Services role
    • Allow PNG as an output format
    • Suppress sending all usage data to Microsoft
      • Disable telemetry data collection
      • Disable Improve Proofing Tools
      • Suppress sending personal information
      • Disable the Opt-in Wizard on first run
      • Disable the Customer Experience Improvement Program
      • Disable Improved Error Reporting
      • Disallow sending a screenshot of the user’s desktop
      • Suppress sending non-critical error messages
      • Suppress sending critical error messages
  • Close the completion notice, only in Unattended Mode and only if the installation was successful
Continue reading New: Microsoft Project Professional 2019 1908 16.0.11929.20648

New: Microsoft Project Standard 2019 1908 16.0.11929.20648

Microsoft Project Standard 2019 1908 16.0.11929.20648
Develop a project plan, assign resources to tasks, track progress, manage the budget, and analyze workloads

  • Abort the installation if any Office apps are running, which would block the install
    • We should not force-close apps, because data loss may occur
  • Remove any other installations of Office
  • Remove incompatible MSI installations of Office products
  • Install Project Standard 2019
    • Accept the software license agreement
    • Match the installation architecture with the existing Office installation (mixed architectures are not supported)
    • Match the update channel with the existing Office installation (mixed update channels are not supported)
    • Enable shared computer activation, only on servers with the Remote Desktop Services role
    • Allow PNG as an output format
    • Suppress sending all usage data to Microsoft
      • Disable telemetry data collection
      • Disable Improve Proofing Tools
      • Suppress sending personal information
      • Disable the Opt-in Wizard on first run
      • Disable the Customer Experience Improvement Program
      • Disable Improved Error Reporting
      • Disallow sending a screenshot of the user’s desktop
      • Suppress sending non-critical error messages
      • Suppress sending critical error messages
  • Close the completion notice, only in Unattended Mode and only if the installation was successful
Continue reading New: Microsoft Project Standard 2019 1908 16.0.11929.20648