Microsoft Office 365 Languages

A method to create and install the basic Office containing only the English language and the add more languages later through separate deployments.

Below is an example of a language.xml file, here are some Scandinavian languages added.

It’s also possible to use the MatchOS parameter. This will install the same language for Office as running on the OS. Use the fallback or AllowCdnFallback if running in an multi-language environment to minimize the number of languages.

Microsoft Office 365 Click-to-run – language.xml

Custom xml file for a Microsoft Office 365 Click-to-run additional language installation. This will add selected languages to an already existing Office 365 installation.

Note: The first language in the list will be the language that the existing Office Start Menu items will be transformed into. In this example, the Start Menu shortcuts for Skype for Business, OneDrive for Business and the Tools folder will be translated into Swedish.

Microsoft Office 365 Click-to-run – add.xml

Custom download and install xml file for a Microsoft Office 365 Click-to-run installation. This is configured to use the new Microsoft Office update channel and is SCCM integrated and without OneDrive.

Note: And as usual, the ability to pin the Office icons to the taskbar, is only available for the users that is running the installation.

Microsoft Office 365 Click-to-run – remove.xml

Custom remove.xml for uninstalling the Microsoft Office ProPlus 365 Click-to-run product.

To remove all Click-to-run installations.

Office Installer settings

This is a two-part job. First configure the setup installation package for the client computer and afterwards create a Group Policy with additional settings.

Setup

Run “setup.exe /admin” and change the following sections.

Setup:

Features:

Additional content:

Group Policy

Launch ‘Group Policy Management’ or other Group Policy Management tool.

Microsoft Office 2016 – add language in config.xml

Custom config.xml with multiple languages commands for a Microsoft Office 2016 installation.

Note: Adding French, English, Danish, German and Spanish languages and set French language to default

Source: Microsoft

Microsoft Office 2016 Proofing Tools Kit – config.xml

Custom config.xml for a Microsoft Office 2016 Proofing Tools kit installation.

Note: Install English and Danish languages only

Source: Microsoft

Microsoft Office 2016 – config.xml

Custom config.xml for a Microsoft Office 2016 installation.

Note: Remember to install KB2999226 before installing Microsoft Office 2016

Source: Microsoft