Category Archives: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2016

A suite of desktop apps including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook, Publisher, Access, and Skype for Business

Updated: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2016 Click-to-Run Edition

Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2016 Click-to-Run Edition
A suite of desktop applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook, Publisher, Access, and Skype for Business

Updated the Office Deployment Tool to version 16.0.8311.3600
A progress bar is now displayed in Unattended Mode
An internet connection is no longer required to complete the installation

  • Choose the Office edition (32-bit or 64-bit) based on the customer’s preference
    • Microsoft recommends the use of 32-bit (x86) versions of Office 2016, Project 2016, and Visio 2016 applications as the default option for all platforms.
  • Install Office Professional Plus 2016
    • Accept the software license agreement
  • Close the completion notice, only in Unattended Mode and only if the installation was successful

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New: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2016 32-bit Edition

Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2016 32-bit Edition
A suite of desktop applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook, Publisher, Access, and Skype for Business

  • Install Office Professional Plus 2016
    • 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
      • 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
    • Disable the Office First Run Movie
    • Outlook settings:
      • Enable Return to the current folder, after moving or deleting an open item
      • Enable closing of the original message when replying or forwarding
      • Disable Junk E-mail protection, but allow the user to enable it
      • Enable automatic spelling check before sending
      • Disable the default RSS feeds, but allow users to add their own
    • Disable the Outlook Stationary feature
    • Enable the Organization Chart Add-in for Microsoft Office programs
    • Enable the English Optical Character Recognition Modules
    • Optionally install customer specific Quick Access Toolbars
    • Optionally enable the Excel Analysis Add-In for all users

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