Deploying Adobe Creative Suite 6


Download the product file and extract to a folder on application share



Create the Application Deployment Package


Download and install the enterprise deployment tool for windows from Adobe.


http://www.adobe.com/devnet/creativesuite/enterprisedeployment.html



Run the Enterprise deployment tool to create the package that will be used for silent deployment.


Select Installation Package



Select the folder where you have extracted the download software,


Select the folder where the package for deployment will be saved



Enter the serial number for your CS6 License




Click Sign in



Sign in using your Adobe ID and password





Select the Packages that you wish to deploy - if you are deploying to 64 bit operating systems select the 64bit versions of the products you wish to deploy




Select Options the options you wish to disable



Click Build




Once completed you will see a summary of the applications that will be deployed with your CS6 application package








Create a Batch File to perform the silent installation of your CS^ package


@ECHO OFF

mkdir c:\tmps

xcopy  \\192.168.200.66\APPS\Adobe-CS6\CS6-Package\CS6-Deploy\Build\*.* /s c:\tmps\*.* /c/y/i

msiexec /i c:\tmps\cs6-deploy.msi /quiet

rd c:\tmps /S /Q

exit


**PLEASE NOTE - do not have spaces in the folder names



- Change the IP and path to the IP and path where you have saved your CS6 deployment package

- Change to the name of your package




Create a Third Party Template to Deploy Adobe CS6


**PLEASE NOTE - increase the timeout to 60 minutes enabling more time to install the software