Best practices: Download XML files for enterprise managed

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Enterprise Managed needs download XMLs for the following packages:

Package
Languages
Office 365 ProPlus - Semi-Annual Channel - 32-bit
17 languages
Project Pro (VL) - Semi-Annual Channel - 32-bit
1 language
Visio Pro (VL) - Semi-Annual Channel - 32-bit
1 language
Office 365 ProPlus - Semi-Annual Channel - 64-bit
1 language
Office 365 ProPlus, Project Pro (VL), and Visio Pro (VL) - Semi-Annual Channel (Targeted) - 32-bit
1 language

Enterprise Managed expects Monthly Channel users to self-provision and self-manage, and will be removing the OneDrive for Business application at time of deployment for all users.

Example download XML files

The following are the Enterprise Managed example download XML files for downloading Office 365 client source files.

Office 365 ProPlus, Project Pro (VL), and Visio Pro (VL) - Semi-Annual Channel - 32-bit

<Configuration>
   <Add OfficeClientEdition="32" Channel="Broad">
      <Product ID="O365ProPlusRetail"> 
         <Language ID="en-us" />
         <Language ID="fr-fr" />
         <Language ID="es-es" />
         <Language ID="pt-br" />
         <Language ID="zh-cn" />
         <Language ID="zh-tw" />
         <Language ID="id-id" />
         <Language ID="ja-jp" />
         <Language ID="ko-kr" />
         <Language ID="ms-my" />
         <Language ID="th-th" />
         <Language ID="cs-cz" />
         <Language ID="da-dk" />
         <Language ID="nl-nl" />
         <Language ID="fi-fi" />
         <Language ID="de-de" />
         <Language ID="el-gr" />
      </Product>
      <Product ID="ProjectProXVolume">
         <Language ID="en-us" />
      </Product>
      <Product ID="VisioProXVolume">
         <Language ID="en-us" />
      </Product>
   </Add>
</Configuration> 

XML download file breakdown

Component
Explanation
OfficeClientEdition="32"
The architecture of Office being downloaded
Channel="Broad"
The channel build of Office 365 ProPlus being downloaded
Product ID="O365ProPlusRetail"
SKU of Office 365 ProPlus being downloaded
Language ID="ii-cc"
The languages being downloaded for Office 365 ProPlus
Product ID="ProjectProXVolume"
SKU of Project Pro being downloaded
Language ID="en-us"
The language being downloaded for Project Pro
Product ID="VisioProXVolume"
SKU of Visio Pro being downloaded
Language ID="en-us"
The language being downloaded for Visio Pro

Office 365 ProPlus - Semi-Annual Channel - 64-bit

<Configuration>
   <Add OfficeClientEdition="64" Channel="Broad">
      <Product ID="O365ProPlusRetail">
         <Language ID="en-us" />
      </Product>
   </Add>
</Configuration> 

XML download file breakdown

Component
Explanation
OfficeClientEdition="64"
The architecture of Office being downloaded
Channel="Broad"
The channel build of Office 365 ProPlus being downloaded
Product ID="O365ProPlusRetail"
SKU of Office 365 ProPlus being downloaded
Language ID="en-us"
The language being downloaded for Office 365 ProPlus

Office 365 ProPlus, Project Pro (VL), and Visio Pro (VL) - Semi-Annual Channel (Targeted) - 32-bit

<Configuration>
   <Add OfficeClientEdition="32" Channel="Targeted">
      <Product ID="O365ProPlusRetail">
         <Language ID="en-us" />
      </Product>
      <Product ID="ProjectProXVolume">
         <Language ID="en-us" />
      </Product>
      <Product ID="VisioProXVolume">
         <Language ID="en-us" />
      </Product>
   </Add>
</Configuration> 

XML download file breakdown

Component
Explanation
OfficeClientEdition="32"
The architecture of Office being downloaded
Channel="Targeted"
The channel build of Office 365 ProPlus being downloaded
Product ID="O365ProPlusRetail"
SKU of Office 365 ProPlus being downloaded
Language ID="en-us"
The language being downloaded for Office 365 ProPlus
Product ID="ProjectProXVolume"
SKU of Project Pro being downloaded
Language ID="en-us"
The language being downloaded for Project Pro
Product ID="VisioProXVolume"
SKU of Visio Pro being downloaded
Language ID="en-us"
The language being downloaded for Visio Pro