Problem: you run the setup.exe /download download.xml and fails immediately with “Couldn’t install”
You make sure all the settings are correct (see other blogs) and find nothing wrong
Solution: Change drives and run it as an administrator again.
For example above i am in the F:\OfficeDeploy directory which is the same directory I have the download.xml directing the download to. If i Change to the c: and run the same command again it works
The Office Data folder was created and updated as shown below: