Exclude certain Office programs when deploying Office 365 / Office 2016

1, Download Office 2016 Deployment Tool

2, create a configuration.xml similar to below


      <Add SourcePath="F:" OfficeClientEdition="64" >
        <Product ID="ProplusRetail">
          <Language ID="en-us" />
          <ExcludeApp ID="Access" />
          <ExcludeApp ID="Groove" />
          <ExcludeApp ID="InfoPath" />
          <ExcludeApp ID="Lync" />
          <ExcludeApp ID="Outlook" />
          <ExcludeApp ID="Project" />
          <ExcludeApp ID="Publisher" />
          <ExcludeApp ID="SharePointDesigner" />
           <ExcludeApp ID="Visio" />

3. Put the configure file in the same folder with deployment tool, then run below command as administrator:

setup.exe /configure configuration.xml


Please note you need to modify Product ID to match the version you purchased,
For office 2016, use Product ID=”ProplusRetail”;
For office 365, use Product ID=”O365ProPlusRetail”

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