simulator is a series of HTML pages designed to mimic the Office 97
Professional setup and will help familiarize individuals with setup
prior to deployment. It will be especially helpful to network
administrators and those who provide support to others. It includes
the following installation types:
This is for a first time installation to your local hard
This setup is used to add/remove portions of the product,
remove or re-install the product.
As the name implies, this is used for a first time
installation to a network server.
This is the setup for a computer that is doing a first
time install from a network server.
You can either run
the Office 97 Professional Setup Simulator from the CD-ROM or you
can install it to a hard drive.
To run from the
click the file "Begin.htm" located in the simsetup folder.
To install and run from a
hard disk drive:
folder "simsetup" and its contents to the destination drive.
click on "Begin.htm" from within the simsetup folder.
Return to the
the house button, which is located at the lower left corner of each
back button at the top of the screen to cycle through the simulator
until you reach the beginning.
browser and re-launch the Setup Simulator.
There is no
support offered for the Office 97 Professional Setup Simulator. For
a text version of this file, click >here<.
choices shown in the Setup Simulator may differ slightly from those
in the actual setup.
not to use frames so older browsers could still access this
Simulator is best viewed with Microsoft Internet Explorer 3.0 or
The Office 97
Professional Setup Simulator was conceived and created by the fine
folks in the Word, PowerPoint & Publisher unit of Microsoft
Thank you for purchasing Microsoft Office 97