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deploy lync 2013 through GPO

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we have been trying to deploy Lync 2013 with no luck. I followed microsofts OCT installer. I created a MSP package. It wont deploy.
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If you are trying to deploy via GPSI, it won't work. Like the rest of office 2013, GPSI is not a supported deployment method. You'll have to look at doing a startup script or a 3rd party deployment tool like SCCM.

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thank you, we tried doing a startup script pointing to a bat, that points to the msp
didn't send the install
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You still have to call the MSI. The .msp fipr just patches the .msi with the custom bits you changed (the P in msp stands for patch.) As such, an .msp file alone is not sufficient to install any program. This isn't unique to Lync or office.

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ok I created a batch using START an the exe. How can I add domain admin rights to this batch so that all computers install automatically
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Scripts in a GPO run under the system account by default. It has the necessary permissions.
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Lync 2013 is part from office 2013.
For deploy lync client using GPO, you can follow steps in below link
http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/9897.deploy-lync-client-using-group-policy.aspx
Seth SimmonsSr. Systems Administrator

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