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New: Microsoft Office Standard 2013 32-bit Edition with SP1

Microsoft Office Standard 2013 32-bit Edition with SP1
A suite of desktop applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook, and Publisher

  • Install Office Standard 2013
    • Accept the license agreement
    • Enable automatic activation
    • Suppress the prompt to enable automatic updates
    • Allow PNG as an output format
    • Suppress sending all usage data to Microsoft
      • Disable Improve Proofing Tools
      • Disable Opt-in Wizard on first run
      • Disable the Customer Experience Improvement Program
      • Disable the Office Feedback Tool
      • Disable Improved Error Reporting
    • Disable automatic updates
    • Disable First Run Movie
    • Disable Office First Run on application boot
    • Outlook settings:
      • Enable Return to the current folder, after moving or deleting an open item
      • Enable Close original message when reply or forward
      • Disable Junk E-mail protection, but allow user to enable
      • Enable Always check spelling
      • Disable Default RSS Feeds, but allow users to add their own
    • Disable Outlook Stationary feature
    • Enable Organization Chart Add-in for Microsoft Office programs
    • Enable English Optical Character Recognition Modules

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New: Adobe Reader XI 11.0.10

Adobe Reader XI 11.0.10
View, print and annotate PDF files.

  • Install Adobe Reader
    • Accept the software license agreement
    • Disable automatic updates, only on domain joined systems
    • Suppress the creation of the desktop shortcut
    • Disable Help > Purchase Adobe Acrobat
    • Disable Help > Digital Editions
    • Disable Product Improvement Program
    • Disable Viewing of PDF with Ads for Adobe PDF
    • Disable file storage on Adobe online services
  • Install update 11.0.10
  • Install the Extended Asian Language font pack for Adobe Reader XI, only on domain joined systems

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