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Deploying Microsoft Office XP
(Microsoft Training Course: 2505) - 2 days - £1200 exc VAT



> Target Audience
The goal of this course is provide information technology (IT)-support professionals who are responsible for desktop software and hardware deployments with the skills necessary to successfully deploy and configure Microsoft Office XP. This includes migration strategies from Office 9x or Office 2000 on Microsoft Windows 9x or Windows 2000 operating system platforms
> Course outline
  1. Preparing to Deploy Office XP
  2. Customizing an Office XP Installation
  3. Selecting an Office XP Deployment Method
  4. Upgrading to Office XP
  5. Maintaining an Office XP Installation
  6. Deploying Office XP in a Multilingual Environment


Module 1: Preparing to Deploy Office XP
  • Introduction to Office XP
  • Overview of the Deployment Process
  • Examining Office XP Deployment Methods
  • Examining Office XP Deployment Considerations
  • Creating an Administrative Installation Point
  • Elevating Privileges for Office XP Installations
  • Installing Office XP from an Administrative Installation Point
Skills
  • Create an administrative installation point
  • Install Office XP from an administrative installation point.
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Module 2: Customizing an Office XP Installation
  • Overview of Customization
  • Modifying an Office XP Installation Using a Transform File
  • Customizing the Office XP Setup Process
  • Using the Office Profile Wizard
  • Customizing the User Environment Using System Policies
Skills
  • Customize an Office XP installation by using the Custom Installation Wizard
  • Customize an Office XP installation by using the Office Profile Wizard
  • Customize an Office XP installation by using system policies.
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Module 3: Selecting an Office XP Deployment Method
  • Deploying Office XP Using Systems Management Server
  • Deploying Office XP Using IntelliMirror
  • Deploying Office XP Using a Drive Image
  • Deploying Office XP Using Remote Installation Services
  • Deploying Office XP Using a Customized Compact Disc
  • Deploying Office XP Using a Web Server
  • Discussion: Selecting a Deployment Method
Skills
  • Select a method for automating an Office XP deployment.
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Module 4: Upgrading to Office XP
  • Examining the Upgrade Process
  • Customizing the Removal of Earlier Versions of Office
  • Modifying the Migration of User Settings
Skills
  • Upgrade a computer running earlier versions of Office to Office XP
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Module 5: Maintaining an Office XP Installation
  • Resolving Office XP Deployment Issues
  • Modifying User Settings After Installation
  • Examining Corporate Error Reporting
  • Repairing an Office XP Installation
  • Deploying an Office XP Service Release
Skills
  • Maintain and repair Office XP installations.
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Module 6: Deploying Office XP in a Multilingual Environment
  • Examining Office Support for Multiple Languages
  • Selecting an Office XP Solution for a Multilingual Environment
  • Deploying Office XP with the MUI Pack
  • Deploying Office XP with the Office XP Proofing Tools
  • Examining Considerations for Deploying Multilingual Support
Skills
  • Explain how to deploy Office XP in a multilingual environment.
  • Configure a multilingual Office installation.
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> Pre-Requisites
Before attending this course, students must have the following pre-requisites:
> Purpose
At the end of the course, students will be able toPrepare for an Office XP deployment by selecting an Office XP product suite and creating an administrative installation point. Customize an Office XP installation by using the Custom Installation Wizard, the Office Profile Wizard, and system policies. Select a method for deploying Office XP. Upgrade a computer running Office 97 to Office XP. Maintain and repair Office XP installations. Explain how to deploy Office XP in a multilingual environment