MDT Silent Installs

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Microsoft products

New Edge (Chromium based)

Download URL: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/edge/business/download

Command: msiexec /I “MicrosoftEdgeEnterpriseX64.msi” /qn

OneDrive – Individual

Download URL: https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=844652

Command: OneDriveSetup.exe /silent

OneDrive – All Users

Installs for all users and pulls the latest installer from Microsoft

PowerShell Script to be saved to DeploymentShare\Scripts as OneDriveForAll.ps1

Command: powershell.exe -file “%ScriptRoot%\OneDriveForAll.ps1

$OneDriveClient = "https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=844652"
$output = "$ENV:temp"  + '\OneDriveSetup.exe'
$apppath = "C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft OneDrive\OneDrive.exe"
$action = New-ScheduledTaskAction -Execute $apppath
$trigger = New-ScheduledTaskTrigger -Once -At (Get-Date)
 
Invoke-WebRequest -Uri $OneDriveClient -OutFile $output
Start-Process -FilePath $output -ArgumentList '/allusers', '/silent'
Start-Sleep -Seconds 60

Register-ScheduledTask -Action $action -Trigger $trigger -TaskName "Launch OneDrive" | Out-Null
Start-ScheduledTask -TaskName "Launch OneDrive"
Start-Sleep -Seconds 5
Unregister-ScheduledTask -TaskName "Launch OneDrive" -Confirm:$false

Office 2019

You will need an XML configuration file to silently install Office 2019 and the Office Deployment tool.

Download URL: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/confirmation.aspx?id=49117

XML File

You can change the XML file to suite your needs. There is a good generator Microsoft provide here.

<Configuration>

  <Add OfficeClientEdition="32" Channel="PerpetualVL2019">
    <Product ID="ProPlus2019Volume">
      <Language ID="en-us" />
    </Product>

  </Add>

<RemoveMSI All="True" />
<Display Level="None" AcceptEULA="TRUE" />
<Property Name="AUTOACTIVATE" Value="1" />

</Configuration>

Command for Web based install: setup.exe /configure configuration.xml

Command for Local download: setup.exe /download configuration.xml

Command for Local install once downloaded: setup.exe /configureconfiguration.xml

Kodu

Download URL: https://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/download/details.aspx?id=10056

Command: msiexec /I “KoduSetup.msi” /qn

In order for Kodu to work you will also need to install XNA Framework

XNA Framework

Download URL: https://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/download/details.aspx?id=20914

Command: msiexec /I “xnafx_redist.msi” /qn

Adobe Products

Adobe Reader

Download URL: https://get.adobe.com/uk/reader/enterprise/

Extract the MSI: AcroRdrDC*.exe -sfx_o”C:\temp\AcroReadMSI” -sfx_ne

When adding to MDT you must include all the extracted files

Command: msiexec.exe /I “AcroRead.msi” /qn

Google Products

Chrome

Download URL: https://chromeenterprise.google/browser/download/

Command: msiexec /I “googlechromestandaloneenterprise64.msi” /qn

Educational focused

Smart Notebook 11.4

Download URL: No longer available

Command: msiexec /i “[Path]\SMARTEducationSoftware.msi” TRANSFORMS=”1033.mst” ACTIVATE_LICENSE=1 INSTALL_BOARD=1 INSTALL_NOTEBOOK=1 NB_PROD_KEY=NB-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX PRODUCT_NOTIFICATION=0 FULL_GALLERY=1

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