Best practices: Download XML files for locally managed

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Locally Managed must download XML files for the following packages:

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

Locally Managed expects Monthly Channel users to self-provision and self-manage.

Example download XML files

The following are the Locally Managed example download XML files to download Office 365 client source files.

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

<Configuration>
  <Add OfficeClientEdition="32" Channel="Broad">
    <Product ID="O365ProPlusRetail">
      <Language ID="en-us" />
      <Language ID="fr-fr" />
      <Language ID="de-de" />
    </Product>
    <Product ID="ProjectProRetail">
      <Language ID="en-us" />
    </Product>
    <Product ID="VisioProRetail">
      <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="ProjectProRetail"
SKU of Project Pro being downloaded
Language ID="en-us"
The language being downloaded for Project Pro
Product ID="VisioProRetail"
SKU of Visio Pro being downloaded
Language ID="en-us"
The language being downloaded for Visio Pro

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

<Configuration>
  <Add OfficeClientEdition="32" Channel="Targeted">
    <Product ID="O365ProPlusRetail">
      <Language ID="en-us" />
    </Product>
    <Product ID="ProjectProRetail">
      <Language ID="en-us" />
    </Product>
    <Product ID="VisioProRetail">
      <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="ProjectProRetail"
SKU of Project Pro being downloaded
Language ID="en-us"
The language being downloaded for Project Pro
Product ID="VisioProRetail"
SKU of Visio Pro being downloaded
Language ID="en-us"
The language being downloaded for Visio Pro