Office 2013 Deployment Tool for Click-to-Run
The Office 2013 Deployment Tool allows the administrator to customize and manage Office 2013 Click-to-Run deployments. This tool will help adminstrators to manage installations sources, product/language combinations, and deployment configuration options for Office Click-to-Run.
826.4 KBNOTE: For managing Office 2016 products that use Click-to-Run, use this version of the Office Deployment Tool: Office 2016 Deployment Tool for Click-to-Run
By default, Office 2013 installations that use Click-to-Run will download the Office product from the Internet, with full UI, and with automatic updates enabled.
Some administrators will need more control beyond the default Click-to-Run installation behavior in order to work best in their environments.
Using the Office Deployment Tool, an administrator may:
• Download an Office installation source to a network share location
• Configure an installation to use a network share as the installation source instead of the Internet
• Configure an installation to suppress all UI
• Configure the logging for an installations
• Configure whether Office will automatically update or not
• Configure which products and languages to install
• Remove Office Click-to-Run products
Administrators run the Office Deployment Tool at the command line. The tool creates a configuration file, which the administrator can modify to specify what the desired action is.
Learn more about the Office Deployment Tool and the options expressed in the configuration file from these links:
Customization overview for Click-to-Run
Office Deployment Tool for Click-to-Run
Click-to-Run for Office 365 Configuration.xml file
Download Click to Run for Office 365 products by using the Office Deployment Tool
Deploy Click-to-Run for Office 365 products by using the Office Deployment Tool
Supported Operating Systems
Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012
- To download the Office Deployment Tool:
1. Download the Office Deployment Tool
2. Download the sample configuration file