This has been a challenge for many in the past but now there is a supported option. The information listed in the table also applies to releases of Project and Visio. Visio Professional 2019 Visio Standard 2019 Visio Professional 2016 Visio Standard 2016 Office for business Office 365 Admin Office 365 Small Business Office 365 Small Business Admin Office. When we attempt to install Project 2016, it states that the Windows Installer based Office product cannot be installed with an Office Click-to-Run installer. Additional update parameters include the update channel, target version, and deadline. I just add the key manually in Visio in File Account. That last line can be pertinent — be sure you are on the correct version channel.
Office Professional Plus 2019 volume licensed Visio Professional 2016 volume licensed No, but there is an alternative installation method available. My associate is currently trying the Office Deployment Tool. The installation is just as simple as the download previously. This account can be a Microsoft account used with non-subscription versions , or work or school account used with subscription versions. Office release Version 1 Installation technologies Office 365 16. I know it will work if I install Office 2013, the last version with the msi installer.
Without it, your installations will fail. Any kind of hints and help is appreciated. Log in to by entering your onyen ad. But this guide is accurate and thanks to the regular people filled in the holes the experts forget, for the rest of us. First, here is the updated supported installation scenarios from the TechNet article : The key item is the Note below it: There is now an option to install volume licensed versions of Visio 2016 or Project 2016 using the Office Deployment Tool! The same is true for volume licensed versions of Project and Visio. I picture is worth 1000 words but a video leaves nothing to doubt. The recommended model for Office application deployment with Office 365 uses a technology called Click to Run.
Hi Bernard, Yes there is a solution but you need to contact Microsoft for the exe that fixes this problem. Please use your product key and download from here: Similar issue: Regards, George Zhao TechNet Community Support Please mark the reply as an answer if you find it is helpful. Here's an example of a configuration. You can't install the same version of Office products that use two different installation technologies installed on the same computer. This is stopping us from using this new install method.
There is a trick to get around it: 1. Has anyone overcome this issue? Without going off on too much of a rant, I'm so insanely frustrated with Microsft at this point. Any ideas on how can I remove project and visio 2016 C2R with Script? They think the instructions are clear but only because they've done this at least 5 times or they designed the whole thing. When you purchase Office 365 Business Premium, E3 or E5, this gives you access to Office ProPlus. On the top line of the About Microsoft Word dialog box, you will see the version number.
Follow the prompts in Step 2 to complete the installation. Version 1808 is available in Monthly Channel, Semi-Annual Channel Targeted , and Semi-Annual Channel. Office Standard 2016 doesn't appear to be available as a Click to Run installation. I had to uninstall office 2016 plus, Visio and Project 64 to be able to install Office 365 Business and was blocked installing those two back with a click to run error message. Microsoft Office 2016 Click-To-Run Vs.
You'll get the following error message if Office detects this incompatibility: Note: In some cases, you also can't have two different versions of Click-to-Run applications on the same computer. No matter which scenario you want to invoke, you need this. When I purchase a volume license I don't believe I'm informed which installation type goes with which product. You will see the following as Office prepares to install. I read all the confusing instructions by Microsoft, visited a site that automatically generates the configuration xml file code and even watched youtube and cant get this to work.
So I downloaded and tried to install it, but I had to remove Office 2016 from his machine just so I could install this stupid Projects program. Not only will upgrading to the E3 or E5 unlock certain programs and user rights, these version can also offer communication and cloud services that are becoming required in order to stay competitive and enable your business to grow. Now make sure that in the control panel Programs and Features Office 2016 is absent 4. Updates Define if updates are enabled and the update path. The Microsoft Visio 2016 logo will be on the next screen along with install information.
After doing so, an install status will appear. Under the Product Information section, if you see an Update Options choice, Office was installed by using Click-to-Run. Understatement of the year ; I always have a hard time with stuff like this and I'm pretty good with computers. Then, use the Office Deployment Tool to download and install Project or Visio. Worked for me, after many hours of dealing with microsoft support engineers who didn't know the solution to this very common challenge. If you have feedback for TechNet Subscriber Support, contact. So you want to be a sysadmin? Office 365 Versions Office 365 O365 has gone through many transformations over the years.
Office 365 ProPlus Visio Professional 2013 retail purchase Yes They both use Click-to-Run, they are different versions 16. When you move to Office 365, this model changes. Its confusing and we are not programmers. For Visio 2010 or 2007, follow the steps in or. Dnt refer me to download office deployment tool and follow Microsoft instructions. When compared to Office 2016 with Windows Installer, yes, there are frequent updates but these are purely focused on security and performance, not feature. From microsoft documents I understand that click to run installer and msi installer are not compatible.