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    This topic contains 2 replies, has 3 voices, and was last updated by  RetiredGeek 6 months ago.

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    • #185046 Reply

      Mr. Natural
      AskWoody Lounger

      I’m seeing a script attempting to run on systems that are still running Office 2010 and Office 2013 open license version. These systems are also making use of an E1 license of Office 365. Just a hunch but I’m guessing due to that fact Microsoft is doing something. What I’m not sure. Here’s the command attempting to run. Hopefully the forum will allow the special characters.

      [*COMMAND*] & { $isOfficeInstalled = Get-AppxPackage Microsoft.Office.Desktop -allusers; if ($isOfficeInstalled -eq $null) { Out-File -FilePath ‘Centennial.Detection.IsCentennialOfficeInstalled.scratch’ -InputObject ‘0’ -Encoding ascii; } else { Out…

    • #185112 Reply

      anonymous

      ? says:
      weird
      looks like part of it is powershell asking if Microsoft “Centennial” is installed?
      isn’t Centennial .Net and win32 based windows store apps?

    • #185115 Reply

      RetiredGeek
      AskWoody MVP

      I tried this command in an Elevated PS session:

      Get-AppxPackage Microsoft.Office.Desktop -allusers

      On both a machine with Office 365 and one With Office 2010 installed and both return Null.

      HTH 😎

      May the Forces of good computing be with you!

      RG

      PowerShell & VBA Rule!
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