Configuration.xml - Office 2019 Standard - Office Deployment Tool

posted Sep 26, 2018, 2:48 PM by Andrew Chadick   [ updated May 5, 2020, 12:54 PM ]
If you have a Techsoup membership and acquire the new Office 2019, you will need this information to download and install Office 2019.  Please use this information, it will save you time and money.  The Techsoup version is Standard2019Volume.
The XML for configuration.xml  is below.

<Add OfficeClientEdition="64">
<Product ID="Standard2019Volume"  PIDKEY="AAAAA-BBBBB-CCCCC-DDDDD-EEEEE">
           <Language ID="en-us"/>
            <ExcludeApp ID="Access"/>
            <ExcludeApp ID="Groove"/>
            <ExcludeApp ID="Lync"/>
<Display Level="Full" AcceptEULA="TRUE"/>
<Property Name="AUTOACTIVATE" Value="1"/>
<Property Name="FORCEAPPSHUTDOWN" Value="TRUE"/>
<Property Name="SharedComputerLicensing" Value="0"/>
<Property Name="PinIconsToTaskbar" Value="TRUE"/>
<Updates Enabled="TRUE" Channel="Monthly" />

Notes Office Deploy Tool / XML Usage:
Elevated CMD Prompt
setup /download configuration.xml
setup /configure configuration.xml

NOTE: CHANGE*  Now requires full path to be entered for both the setup location and the config file location:
3 files in folder: Configuration.xml  setup.exe and the officedeploymenttool_yourversion.
Elevated CMD prompt: (do each line one at a time, the first creates a folder called Office, and populates it.)
\\\c$\InstallSources\OfficeTemp\setup.exe /download
\\\c$\Installsources\OfficeTemp\setup.exe /configure configuration.xml
<!-- \\\c$\InstallSources\OfficeTemp\configuration.xml  -->

\\ComputerName\c$\InstallSources\OfficeTemp\setup.exe /configure \\ComputerName\c$\InstallSources\OfficeTemp\configuration.xml

\\ComputerName\c$\InstallSources\OfficeTemp\setup.exe /configure configuration.xml

For the Retail version, you can use this Product ID: "Standard2019Retail"; 
<Add OfficeClientEdition="64" Channel="Monthly">
<Product ID="Standard2019Retail" PIDKEY="AAAAA-BBBBB-CCCCC-DDDDD-EEEEE">
If you want to enter your MAK key after the fact, under Account, Change Product Key, you can leave off the PIDKEY.
Click here to download  the Office Deploy Tool manually <-- this no longer works  as of 5/5/2020