How to do a Microsoft Office 2010 Quiet Install?
Do you wish to go in for a silent installation of your Microsoft Office 2010 suite? Well, if you want it to install without you having to intervene in the process, you can certainly use the Quiet Install facility and get things going. To do it:
1.Â You will have to modify the config.xml file
2.Â Tweak the Display element’s level to Display Level=”none”
3.Â Save the modified config.xml file
And now the actual process. Follow the below mentioned steps to be able to do a Microsoft Office 2010 Quiet Install. Follow the Microsoft Office 2010 Quiet Install commands to the T for successful completion:
Prerequisites: A text editor tool (Notepad), the Volume License key, and also ensure that all (if any available) Microsoft Office programs are shut before you begin the Quiet Installation process.
Step 1: Access the particular Microsoft Office product that you want to install and open its setup file (config.xml).
Step 2: Locate the Display Element code
<!-- <Display Level="full" CompletionNotice="yes" SuppressModal="no" AcceptEula="no" /> -->
Step 3: Modify the code to match the following
<Display Level="none" CompletionNotice="no" SuppressModal="yes" AcceptEula="yes" />
That is it! The application will begin the installation process silently, without your intervention.
Step 4: If you want to add the MAK product key, add the below mentioned syntax to the config.xml file:
<PIDKEY Value=" AAAAABBBBBCCCCCDDDDDEEEEE " />
(The alphabets imply the 25 characters unique product key for your particular Microsoft Office product)
Step 5: For enabling the Automatic Activation option, add the following syntax to the config.xml file:
<Setting Id="AUTO_ACTIVATE" Value="1" />
Step 6: Save the file.
Alternatively, you can use the Office Customization Tool to set up a quiet installation of Microsoft Office product too.
Although the steps seem simple, they may require some technical expertise from your end for the process to be successful. Worry not if you are a novice user. With help from iYogi Certified Technicians not only can you initiate the silent installation process at per your time and convenience, but you can also make sure that it is efficiently done too. To seek the help of our technicians, simply call on our toll free number. We are available 24x7.