Automatically-created Office Apps in Intune Hybrid Are Uninstalled on Unenrollment

Vrijedi za: Microsoft Intune

Summary


In a Configuration Manager managed Intune environment (alsoknown as a "hybrid environment"), Microsoft Office mobileapplications for iOS and Android will be automatically created when thecustomer does one of the following:

However, if these applications are deployed to a device andthe device is retired from Intune, the applications will be uninstalled. Thisdiffers from the behavior of manually-created applications, which persist ondevices even when the devices are retired.

 

The auto-created applications are:

  • Microsoft Word (deployment types for Android and iOS)
  • Microsoft Excel (deployment types for Android and iOS)
  • Microsoft PowerPoint (deployment types for Android and iOS)
  • Microsoft OneDrive (deployment types for Android and iOS)
  • Microsoft OneNote (deployment type for iOS only)
  • Microsoft Outlook (deployment types for Android and iOS)

More Information


Microsoft has created a Powershell script that will modify the auto-created applications and cause them to be updated on devices they are deployed to. The update will prevent the apps from being uninstalled when the devices are retired.