Uninstall Office 2007 and install 2003

I need a fair bit of help to write a script that will do the following (in GPO startup). Some of the computer are on Windows 7 and some on Windows XP Professional. Some computers have
Office 2007, some Office 2003 & some both Office 2003 & 2007

1) If only Office 2003 is installed quit script.
2) If only Office 2007 is installed , uninstall all of it and on completetion install Office 2003.
3) If both Office 2007 & 2003 are installed, uninstall only Office 2007.

Thanks
Bianchi928Asked:
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merowingerConnect With a Mentor Commented:
In Custom Installation Wizard you Need to open the MSI File from your Office 2003 Installation files. For silent Installation you have to configure a few Options like ProductKey, etc. Also you can define which Office Apps to install and which not.
The result is a Transform file .MST which is used to install the MSI file with your customizations. ORK offers a lot of possibilities but i would suggest you configure just things which you need.
I suggest you check out this article

http://forevergeeks.com/2008/11/customize-office-2003-installation-using-microsoft-office-resource-kit/
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merowingerCommented:
Somthing like this?

You've to insert the Office 2007 Installer Guid and the Path to the Office 2003 Installer File
@echo off

rem ***************************************************************
rem Uninstall Office 2007 *****************************************
rem ***************************************************************

If Exist "%PROGRAMFILES%\Microsoft Office\Office12\Outlook.EXE"
(
msiexec /X {PRODUCT GUID} /qb
)


rem ***************************************************************
rem Install Office 2003 *****************************************
rem ***************************************************************

If Not Exist "%PROGRAMFILES%\Microsoft Office\Office11\Outlook.EXE"
(
msiexec /i <Path To MSI> /qb
)


Exit /b 0

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Bianchi928Author Commented:
Okay . My question is....

2007

1. Is the GUID for Excel, Word, Powerpoint etc unique & the same on all computers with 2007 installed ?

2003

2. Where can I get the Installer file (msi) for 2003 ?
3. Is there a way to install only Excel, Word & Powerpoint ?
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merowingerCommented:
1. Yes, if you've installed the same Office 2007 Version on all Clients (like Office 2007 Prof.)

2. Don't you have source files for Office 2003? What do you have exaclty?

3. Yes, there's a tool called Office Installation Wizard with which you can create a custom Installation
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/office-2003-resource-kit/custom-installation-wizard-HA001140170.aspx
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Bianchi928Author Commented:
Hi,

Okay. I'm happy with reply for question 1 .

As for Office 2003, I have the cd's for both Standard & Professional.
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merowingerCommented:
So do you Need any further help?
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Bianchi928Author Commented:
Okay..I've got the removal of 2007 all under control. I need further help for installing customized Office 2003. which only Excel, Powerpoint & word. The link you gave me doesn't explain much..

Thanks
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Bianchi928Author Commented:
I've installed ORK and now from the Resource Kit and I can run the Custom Installation Wizard. It's asking for ...Name and path of MSI to open..thta's where I'm confused...

Need some help here..

Thanks
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Bianchi928Author Commented:
Thanks. That's exactly what I needed. You've been very helpful
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Bianchi928Author Commented:
Very helpful.
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