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Downloads:

36,057

Downloads of v 0.0.1:

36,057

Last Update:

02 May 2018

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • bcurran3

Tags:

bcurran3 office activation disable

Disable Office Activation Prompt (Config)

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0.0.1 | Updated: 02 May 2018

Downloads:

36,057

Downloads of v 0.0.1:

36,057

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • bcurran3

Disable Office Activation Prompt (Config) 0.0.1

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This Package Contains an Exempted Check

Not All Tests Have Passed


Validation Testing Passed


Verification Testing Exemption:

Yup, this here package requires Office 2013 or Office 2016 to be installed to install and that thar testing environment thingy don't have it.

Details

Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

Details
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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install Disable Office Activation Prompt (Config), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade Disable Office Activation Prompt (Config), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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To uninstall Disable Office Activation Prompt (Config), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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Deployment Method:

NOTE

This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/)


2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/. Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade disableofficenag-winconfig -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:


choco upgrade disableofficenag-winconfig -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install disableofficenag-winconfig
  win_chocolatey:
    name: disableofficenag-winconfig
    version: '0.0.1'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.


chocolatey_package 'disableofficenag-winconfig' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '0.0.1'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


cChocoPackageInstaller disableofficenag-winconfig
{
    Name     = "disableofficenag-winconfig"
    Version  = "0.0.1"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'disableofficenag-winconfig':
  ensure   => '0.0.1',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

Package Approved

This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 03 May 2018.

Description

Got this problem?

Disable Office Activtion Prompt Screenshot

This package disables the Office activation prompt caused by OEM installs of Office that have been replaced by other Office versions.

More info from Microsoft

PACKAGE NOTES


tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1
$packageName = 'disabledefender-winconfig'
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
# REFERENCE: https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Office-repeatedly-prompts-you-to-activate-on-a-new-PC-a9a6b05f-f6ce-4d1f-8d49-eb5007b64ba1

# Office 2013
if (Test-Path -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\15.0\Common\OEM")
    {
	 $found=1
     Remove-Item -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\15.0\Common\OEM" -Force
	} 

if (Test-Path -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Office\15.0\Common\OEM")
    {
	 $found=1
     Remove-Item -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Office\15.0\Common\OEM" -Force
    } 	
# Office 2016
if (Test-Path -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\16.0\Common\OEM")
    {
	 $found=1
	 Remove-Item -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\16.0\Common\OEM" -Force
    } 

if (Test-Path -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Office\16.0\Common\OEM")
    {
	 $found=1
	 Remove-Item -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Office\16.0\Common\OEM" -Force
    } 

if ($found){
	Write-Host Activation prompt removed. -foreground green
	} else {
	  Write-Host Activation prompt not found. Aborting... -foreground magenta
	  throw
	}

Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

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This package has no dependencies.

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