Arobat 9 and WDS

Posted on 2012-04-02
Last Modified: 2012-04-09
Is it possible to install Acrobat 9 with Windows Deployment Services?
Question by:leadtheway
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Expert Comment

ID: 37797231
As part of a WIM file, yes. If you are trying to do post-OS installation, you really should be looking into SCCM.

Author Comment

ID: 37797261
yeah Ill never pay that for SCCM, we are almost finished with the purchasing process for Dell's KACE, which i know will do it, but i have like 15 acrobat installs to roll out and was hoping there was a simple way to do it
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Expert Comment

ID: 37797280
You can install it before performing a SYSPREP. Another option would be some type of startup script that would automate the install.
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Author Comment

ID: 37797295
the machines are already in production, running xp, any example on a script?

Author Comment

ID: 37798076
trying to do it with GPO and get

The install of application Adobe Acrobat  9 Standard - English, Français, Deutsch from policy Acro9install failed.  The error was : The installation source for this product is not available.  Verify that the source exists and that you can access it.
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Accepted Solution

Nagendra Pratap Singh earned 500 total points
ID: 37800386
check the share from a failed client and try to install manually.

It seems to be a case of filename mismatch

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