Are you tired of the never-ending drudgery of manually deploying Office 2016 to your users? Well you’re in luck! Microsoft has come up with the Office Deployment Tool 2016 to make your life a little easier.
Overview of Office Deployment Tool 2016
The Office Deployment Tool 2016 is a free command-line tool that allows you to customize and manage the installation of Office 2016 products. It can be used to install uninstall and configure Office 2016 products on one or more computers.
The Office Deployment Tool 2016 allows you to:
|Install Office 2016 products||You can install Office 2016 products from a local source or from the internet.|
|Uninstall Office 2016 products||You can uninstall Office 2016 products from one or more computers.|
|Configure Office 2016 products||You can configure Office 2016 products by specifying installation options.|
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Download and Install Office Deployment Tool 2016
Office Deployment Tool 2016 is an essential tool if you’re looking to deploy customize and manage Office programs on your PC laptop or tablet. And thankfully the trusty folks at Microsoft have made it super simple to get started. All you need is a basic understanding of computers and a few minutes to spare and you’ll be securely setting up and operating Office with the Office Deployment Tool 2016 in no time.
The first step is downloading the Office Deployment Tool 2016 from the Microsoft website. The download link can be found on the Office installation page in the Office 365 portal. It’s easily identifiable so don’t worry if you’re feeling a bit overwhelmed. Once you click the link the Office Deployment Tool 2016 will start to download. It shouldn’t take too long and it’s very simple to follow the prompts until it’s completed.
Once the download is done it’s time to install Office Deployment Tool 2016. First open the folder in which you saved the installation files. Then right-click the setup.exe file and then click “Run as administrator” in the pop-up. After a few moments the Office Deployment Tool 2016 should be successfully installed onto your computer.
Now you’re all set to get deploying the Office applications you need. All you need to do is run the deployment wizard to select the products you need and then enter your license key. Once you have done that you can customize the settings and preferences as you wish.
Congratulations! You’ve just installed Office Deployment Tool 2016 like a total whiz. Now you can make your work or school stuff run as smoothly as possible. Enjoy!
Configure Office Deployment Tool 2016
The Office Deployment Tool (ODT) 2016 is an essential tool for software deployment professionals that helps streamline the installation of Office applications and add-ins. To make sure you deploy Office apps and add-ins correctly configuring the ODT 2016 is key. It’s super easy though – just a few clicks of your mouse some quick settings and you’ll be up and running in no time.
The configuration process starts by downloading the ODT 2016 executable. Once you’ve run the downloaded file unzipped the folder and opened the setup.xml file you’re ready to set up the ODT 2016.
The setup.xml file will contain a number of XML elements that you’ll need to configure. The first two elements are SourcePath and Updates which you’ll use to specify where you want the Office application files located and whether or not you’re including any update files.
After that you can configure setup.xml to apply settings such as managing language settings deploying the applications to multiple computers and configuring installation properties such as wait times user interfaces and logging options.
Once you finish configuring these options your setup.xml will be ready to deploy Office 2016 using the ODT 2016. Just open up the ODT 2016 click Deploy and you’ll be good to go! With a few clicks you’ll have your Office applications and add-ins deployed efficiently and effortlessly to all of your computers.
Benefits of Using Office Deployment Tool 2016
The Office Deployment Tool 2016 is a life-saver for busy corporate folk looking for a fuss-free way to manage their office applications. This nifty software helps to streamline the process of installing configuring and deploying Microsoft Office products in an enterprise environment. Why not give it a whirl and experience the wealth of benefits for yourself?
For starters the Office Deployment Tool 2016 makes it a breeze to install Office programs for hundreds of users. Instead of spending hours manually downloading and configuring the applications you can now use the tool to remotely control installation and distribution. Plus the Office Deployment Tool 2016 can help you customize the applications to fit your company’s preferences and requirements.
No more having to lug around an office disc or thumb drive to install programs — the Office Deployment Tool 2016 consolidates all that work in one place. Plus thanks to the commands and switches built into the tool you can automate a lot of the installation processes saving time and energy.
Furthermore the Office Deployment Tool 2016 is a cinch to use. It can save advanced enterprise settings and configurations as .xml files and you can even switch between different versions of Office with a single click. Plus when combined with other software from the Office suite such as Office Telemetry you can make sure your Office apps are up-to-date and running optimally.
All in all the Office Deployment Tool 2016 is a must-have for those dealing with the complexities of Office installations in the corporate world. So if you want to make your life a whole lot easier why not give it a go?