WebStore, Microsoft 2019 Product release

Microsoft releases 2019 desktop products as Click-to-Run installation technology only.

As part of  Microsoft's ongoing plan to transition it's desktop software products to Named User Licensing, the 2019 version of the Microsoft desktop products have been released with Click-to-Run installation technology only. Microsoft is not providing MSI as a deployment methodology for these desktop products for version 2019.

Software titles affected:
Office Professional Plus 2019
Project Professional 2019
Visio Professional 2019

Microsoft Office 365 Pro Plus is the most efficient way to obtain the most current version of the Microsoft Office Pro Plus suite for both Windows and Mac computers.

All University of Illinois students, staff and faculty have access to Office 365 Pro Plus via the Office portals for their campus. You can find informational offers on Webstore here about accessing Office 365 Pro Plus.

Soon Project Professional and Visio Professional Named User licenses will be available from WebStore. These desktop products can be installed similarly to the Office 365 Pro Plus software.

There are alternate deployment methods available to the IT community such as using Technology Services Endpoint Services, device based activation (currently available for the Urbana campus), the Office Deployment tool and a serialization process for Office 2019 Pro Plus for Mac. These WebStore offers intended for IT Pros have been updated with helpful details.


If you have further questions, please email webstore@illinois.edu





Keywords:Office Project Visio Office for Mac 365 Click-to-Run MSI ISO Pro Professional Plus deployment activation SCCM Munki Endpoint management   Doc ID:87630
Owner:Webstore W.Group:University of Illinois Technology Services
Created:2018-11-08 10:54 CSTUpdated:2018-11-09 14:55 CST
Sites:University of Illinois Technology Services
Feedback:  0   0