I've followed the guides to setting up an Office365 installation using the OfficeDeploymentTool because I want to choose which applications get installed.
I have a shared directory. I've downloaded and extracted the ODT to that shared directory. I have created a sub-directory called Office15. I have modified the xml to exclude the programs I don't want and the location of the source files (\\REECE-NB\Shared\OfficeD
When I try to run "\\REECE-NB\Shared\OfficeDeployment\setup.exe /download \\REECE-NB\Shared\OfficeDeployment\configuration-server.xml
" I immediately get the error:
We're sorry, we had a problem installing your Office program(s).
Is your internet connection working? Do you have enough free space on your main hard drive?
Please try installing again after you've checked the above.
I've tried the procedure on both Windows Server 2012 R2 and my Windows 8.1 Pro laptop. The shared directory location has in excess of 200GB free space and I have a reliable internet connection...
What's going on here and how do I fix it?