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Install Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac over the Network

  1. From the Finder, select Go then Connect to Server.
  2. Enter smb://shares.wpi.edu/applications/Macintosh" in the server address field and click Connect

  3. Enter your username and password as shown below.
    We recommened checking the Remember this password in my keychain option.

  4. Navigate through the folder tree to Macintosh, then Microsoft, then Office 2011 and then double click on Microsoft Office 2011 with SP2.ISO to launch the installer.

  5. Double click on Office Installer.

  6. Click Continue.

  7. Click Continue.

  8. Click Agree.

  9. Select where you wish to install Office 2011 and click Install

  10. Enter the username and password of an account that is an administrator on your Macintosh then click Ok.

  11. Office 2011 will now install.

  12. Once the installation completes, click Close to exit the installer.

  13. Run the installer for Service Pack 3 (Office 2011-Service Pack 3.dmg) from the Updates folder.
  14. It is recommended that you install all updates and security patches. To update Office 2011, within any appliation go to Help and then click on Check for Updates to start the process.
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    Last modified: Feb 04, 2013, 12:24 EST
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