I was hoping there is a easy way to convert Office 2010 to a MSI and the steps to automate it?  please post the install parameters and the steps involved.

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Outlined here: http://www.itninja.com/blog/view/configure-a-silent-installation-of-office-2010
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  • If you want to experience a whole new world of pain, almost unspeakable in its breadth, go ahead.

    I suspect you want to deploy using GPO and hence need it to be in an MSI? In a word, don't!!
  • No, im using Dell KACE to deploy
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For kace you want to create msp and do admin distribution.  Zip up the files and upload to kbox.

Answered 02/13/2014 by: SMal.tmcc
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  • the admin install lets you customize the install the way you want.
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I found this Blog post that has more details about creating the Office silent installer:


Answered 02/13/2014 by: devious
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  • Gosh! Imagine having the intelligence to search the web site you're posting on BEFORE posting... ;-)
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why not create a msp with the 2010 admin kit. use admin install switches.

"setup.exe" /adminfile "Updates\setup.msp"

Answered 02/13/2014 by: SMal.tmcc
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