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Updated: Zoom Rooms 4.0

Zoom Rooms 4.0
Connect conference room equipment for video meetings with local or remote participants

Now installs for all user profiles, so we can deploy this package once per machine

  • Cache the package to the local disk
  • Install Zoom Rooms
    • Wait for the installation to complete
  • Schedule the installation for all other user profiles
    • Zoom Rooms installs within each user profile.  We do not have an option for a machine-wide installation.

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New: Oracle Java 8 Update 151

Oracle Java 8 Update 151
Allows applets written in the Java programming language to run, often inside a web browser

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

  • Uninstall existing versions of Java 8
    • This package can be used to downgrade a newer version of Java 8
  • Create a Java installation configuration file to prevent installation failures
    • The Java installer fails to create its own configuration file while running as the SYSTEM account
  • Define feature states
    • Disable automatic updates, only on domain joined systems
    • Accept the license agreement
    • Disable sponsor offers
    • Disallow sending statistics to Oracle
  • Install Java 8 64-bit, only on 64-bit editions of Windows
  • Install Java 8 32-bit, on 32-bit and 64-bit editions of Windows

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New: Adobe Flash Player 27.0.0.187

Adobe Flash Player 27.0.0.187
Stream Flash video and audio within your web browser

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

  • Install Flash Player for NPAPI applications such as Firefox and Netscape
  • Install Flash Player for PPAPI applications such as Opera and Chromium-based browsers
  • Install Flash Player for Internet Explorer, only on Windows 7 or earlier
    • Beginning with Windows 8, Adobe Flash is included with Internet Explorer and updated through the Windows Update service
  • Disable automatic updates, only on domain joined systems

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New: Adobe Acrobat Pro 2017 17.011.30068

Adobe Acrobat Pro 2017 17.011.30068
Create, view, manipulate, print, optimize, and automate management of PDF files with the enterprise (Classic Track) edition

  • Abort the installation if Acrobat is running
  • Install Acrobat Pro
    • Install update 17.011.30068
    • Grant an “Offline Exception” for the customer’s license key and disable registration
    • Accept the software license agreement
    • Suppress the installation of all plugins for web browsers and Microsoft Office
    • Disable product usage information sharing with Adobe
    • Suppress the creation of the desktop shortcut
    • Enable Protected View for files from potentially unsafe locations
    • Disable automatic updates
    • Disable Upsell (prompts to upgrade the product)
    • Disable Adobe Acrobat Document Cloud services
    • Disable preference synchronization across devices
    • Disable third party connectors such as Dropbox, Google Drive, etc.
    • Suppress the installation of the Adobe ARM (update) service

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New: Adobe Acrobat Reader 2017 MUI 17.011.30068

Adobe Acrobat Reader 2017 MUI 17.011.30068
View, print and annotate PDF files with the enterprise (Classic Track) edition and full multilingual support

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

  • Abort the installation if Acrobat Reader is running
  • Uninstall older versions and components of Acrobat Reader
  • Install Acrobat Reader
    • Install update 17.011.30068
    • Accept the software license agreement
    • Disable product usage information sharing with Adobe
    • Suppress the creation of the desktop shortcut
    • Disable automatic updates, only on domain joined systems
    • Disable Upsell (prompts to upgrade the product)
    • Disable Adobe Acrobat Document Cloud services
    • Disable preference synchronization across devices
    • Disable third party connectors such as Dropbox, Google Drive, etc.
    • Suppress the installation of the Adobe ARM (update) service, only on domain joined systems

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New: Adobe Acrobat Standard 2017 17.011.30068

Adobe Acrobat Standard 2017 17.011.30068
Create, view, manipulate, print, and manage PDF files with the enterprise (Classic Track) edition

  • Abort the installation if Acrobat is running
  • Install Acrobat Standard
    • Install update 17.011.30068
    • Grant an “Offline Exception” for the customer’s license key and disable registration
    • Accept the software license agreement
    • Suppress the installation of all plugins for web browsers and Microsoft Office
    • Disable product usage information sharing with Adobe
    • Suppress the creation of the desktop shortcut
    • Enable Protected View for files from potentially unsafe locations
    • Disable automatic updates
    • Disable Upsell (prompts to upgrade the product)
    • Disable Adobe Acrobat Document Cloud services
    • Disable preference synchronization across devices
    • Disable third party connectors such as Dropbox, Google Drive, etc.
    • Suppress the installation of the Adobe ARM (update) service

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New: Adobe Acrobat Pro 2015 15.006.30392

Adobe Acrobat Pro 2015 15.006.30392
Create, view, manipulate, print, optimize, and automate management of PDF files with the enterprise (Classic Track) edition

  • Abort the installation if Acrobat is running
  • Install Acrobat Pro
    • Install update 15.006.30392
    • Grant an “Offline Exception” for the customer’s license key and disable registration
    • Accept the software license agreement
    • Disable product usage information sharing with Adobe
    • Suppress the installation of all plugins for web browsers and Microsoft Office
    • Suppress the creation of the desktop shortcut
    • Disable automatic updates
    • Disable Upsell (prompts to upgrade the product)
    • Disable Adobe Acrobat Document Cloud services
    • Disable preference synchronization across devices
    • Disable third party connectors such as Dropbox, Google Drive, etc.
    • Suppress the installation of the Adobe ARM (update) service

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New: Adobe Acrobat Reader 2015 MUI 15.006.30392

Adobe Acrobat Reader 2015 MUI 15.006.30392
View, print and annotate PDF files with the enterprise (Classic Track) edition and full multilingual support

  • Abort the installation if Acrobat Reader is running
  • Uninstall older versions and components of Acrobat Reader
  • Install Acrobat Reader
    • Install update 15.006.30392
    • Accept the software license agreement
    • Disable product usage information sharing with Adobe
    • Suppress the creation of the desktop shortcut
    • Disable automatic updates, only on domain joined systems
    • Disable Upsell (prompts to upgrade the product)
    • Disable Adobe Acrobat Document Cloud services
    • Disable preference synchronization across devices
    • Disable third party connectors such as Dropbox, Google Drive, etc.
    • Suppress the installation of the Adobe ARM (update) service, only on domain joined systems

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New: Adobe Acrobat Standard 2015 15.006.30392

Adobe Acrobat Standard 2015 15.006.30392
Create, view, manipulate, print, and manage PDF files with the enterprise (Classic Track) edition

  • Abort the installation if Acrobat is running
  • Install Acrobat Standard
    • Install update 15.006.30392
    • Grant an “Offline Exception” for the customer’s license key and disable registration
    • Accept the software license agreement
    • Disable product usage information sharing with Adobe
    • Suppress the installation of all plugins for web browsers and Microsoft Office
    • Suppress the creation of the desktop shortcut
    • Disable automatic updates
    • Disable Upsell (prompts to upgrade the product)
    • Disable Adobe Acrobat Document Cloud services
    • Disable preference synchronization across devices
    • Disable third party connectors such as Dropbox, Google Drive, etc.
    • Suppress the installation of the Adobe ARM (update) service

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New: Adobe Acrobat XI Pro 11.0.23

Adobe Acrobat XI Pro 11.0.23
Create, view, manipulate, print, optimize, and automate management of files in Portable Document Format (PDF)

  • Abort the installation if Acrobat is running
  • Install Acrobat Pro
    • Install update 11.0.23
    • Grant an “Offline Exception” for the customer’s license key and disable registration
    • Accept the software license agreement
    • Disable product usage information sharing with Adobe
    • Suppress the creation of the desktop shortcut
    • Disable automatic updates
    • Disable the Help > Register Product menu item
    • Disable the Help > Improvement Program Options menu item
    • Disable Viewing of PDF with Ads for Adobe PDF
    • Disable file storage on Adobe online services
    • Suppress the installation of the Adobe ARM (update) service

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