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Lync Deployment via SCCM

trying to deploy Lync 2010 to machines Via SCCM and it fails every time. Per microsoft i created the package with silverlight and vcc as a pre-req then the advertisement installs Lync. it goes through fine for the 2 pre-reqs but fails when it gets to lync. this has failed for x32 and x64. any ideas?
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akash1221

8/22/2022 - Mon
ThorinO

I'm not too sure about SCCM but we are able to install silently by doing LyncSetup64.exe /silent
ahkhands

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hey ThorinO
did you do that via group policy?
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ahkhands

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thanks xxdcmast, i will give that a try, did you have silverlight installed on these machines already?
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Joseph Daly

some may have had it installed but I think the lync installer detects and installs it if necessary.
ahkhands

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sounds good ill get started thanks for the help. you did what MS Premier support is still trying to figure out. thanks
Joseph Daly

Also if your interest heres a psexec script that will do the same. Just modify for your locations etc.

@echo off
set /p var= Enter Computer Name: 
set /p var2= Enter username: 
set /p var3= Enter Password: 

psexec -u domain\%var2% -p %var3% \\%var% cmd /c copy "\\lync1\lync client\test.cer" C:\

psexec -u domain\%var2% -p %var3% \\%var% cmd /c copy "\\lync1\lync client\certmgr.exe" C:\


psexec -u domain\%var2% -p %var3% \\%var% cmd /c c:\certmgr.exe -add C:\test.cer -s -r localMachine root


psexec -u domain\%var2% -p %var3% \\%var% cmd /c "\\lync1\lync client\en_lync_2010_x86_598490.exe" /install /silent

psexec -u domain\%var2% -p %var3% \\%var% cmd /c taskkill /im communicator.exe /F


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ahkhands

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thank you sir.
akash1221

just a quick question: why is a self signed cert required?