Publishing the Outlook Add-In in Active Directory for Exchange Server archiving

Article:HOWTO58025  |  Created: 2011-08-01  |  Updated: 2013-07-12  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO58025
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Publishing the Outlook Add-In in Active Directory for Exchange Server archiving

This section describes the steps to publish the Outlook Add-In using Active Directory Group Policy.

To publish in Active Directory in Windows Server 2000/2003

  1. Copy the MSI file from the Enterprise Vault distribution media to the network share from which you want it to be distributed.

  2. Click Start, Programs, Administrative Tools, Active Directory Users and Computers.

  3. In the left pane, navigate to the Organizational Unit to which you want to make the Outlook Add-In available.

  4. Right-click the Organizational Unit and, on the shortcut menu, click Properties.

  5. Click the Group Policy tab.

  6. Click New.

  7. Enter a name for the new Group Policy Object, for example "EV Desktop Rollout".

  8. Click Edit. The Group Policy window appears.

  9. In the left pane, under Computer Configuration, expand Software Settings.

  10. Right-click Software installation and, on the shortcut menu, click New and then Package.

  11. Select the MSI file that you copied in step 1. In the File name box, ensure that the file name includes the UNC path of the file. For example:

    \\mycomputer\distribute\Symantec Enterprise Vault Outlook Add-in.msi

    Then click Open. The Deploy Software dialog box opens.

  12. Select Assigned and click OK.

    The new package appears in the list of software installations.

  13. Close the Group Policy window.

    The new package is installed when each user's computer is restarted.

To publish in Active Directory in Windows Server 2008/2012

  1. Copy the MSI file from the Enterprise Vault distribution media to the network share from which you want it to be distributed.

  2. In Windows, open the Group Policy Management administrative tool.

  3. In the left pane, navigate to the Organizational Unit to which you want to make the Outlook Add-In available.

  4. Right-click the Organizational Unit and, on the shortcut menu, click Create a GPO in this domain, and Link it here.

  5. Enter a name for the Group Policy Object (GPO), for example "EV Desktop Rollout", and click OK.

  6. Right-click the new GPO and, on the shortcut menu, click Edit. The Group Policy Management Editor appears.

  7. In the left pane, under Computer Configuration, expand Policies and Software Settings.

  8. Right-click Software installation and, on the shortcut menu, click New and then Package.

  9. Select the MSI file that you copied in step 1. In the File name box, ensure that the file name includes the UNC path of the file. For example:

    \\mycomputer\distribute\Symantec Enterprise Vault Outlook Add-in.msi

    Then click Open. The Deploy Software dialog box opens.

  10. Select Assigned and click OK.

    The new package appears in the list of software installations.

  11. Close the Group Policy Management Editor.

    The new package is installed when each user's computer is restarted.

See About setting up users' desktops for Exchange Server archiving

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