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For an Office 365 E3 deployment via GPO, is it possible to still have the number of licenses decrease in the user portal?  I know click to run will count installs, but is there a way to keep the tally within O 365 portal if the software is deployed from a distribution share, using the GPO and or OCT option.
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Number of licenses is decreased when you apply a license to the user, not upon install. Number of activations is perhaps what you mean? It should auto-activate the first time any of the individual programs are run, so you can just add a step to your script to run Word or similar post install.
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Thanks (again) for that quick response!  Yes I do mean activations.  So if I am clear  on this,  if the script to run Word is run as the user, then the number of activations will decrease accordingly for that user, and that can be seen in the dashboard.  Right?
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It should, but you will have to confirm with a test :)
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Absolutely, there is a whole testing project plan underway. Thanks again.

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