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SmartCloud Connect Mass Deployment

Tip

Besides rolling out the product for the end users, it is highly recommended to install the Invisible Suite managed Salesforce app in your Org; it will enable the full scope of SCC features on the Salesforce side.

Once you install the SmartCloud Connect for Salesforce Add-In for your organization, it becomes available for all users within it. After installation, you can make the Add-In required or optional for the users.

Please refer to this article for instructions how to mass deploy the Add-In in MS Exchange 2013, 2016, 2019.

To install the SmartCloud Connect Add-In for your organization, do the following:

1. Open Office 365 admin center.

2. In the admin center, go to Settings > Services and add-ins.

  1. Click the Deploy Add-In button.

  1. In the window that appears, choose the location that you want to install SmartCloud Connect from. You can install the Add-In from the Office store, from a manifest URL provided by Invisible solutions, or from manifest file stored on your HDD.

  • I want to add the Add-In from the Office Store.At the Office Store, find “SmartCloud Connect for Salesforce” and click Add.
  • I have a URL for the manifest file. In the URL field, enter the full URL for the SmartCloud Connect for Salesforce manifest file and click Install.
  • I have the manifest file (.xml) on this device. Select Browse, navigate to the location of the SmartCloud Connect for Salesforce manifest file and click Next.
  1. Wait while Office 365 prepares the Add-In for deployment. Once the process is complete, click Next.

  1. Set the default visibility of the SmartCloud Connect Add-In and click Next. Check the screenshot for more details.

  • Optional, enabled. Use this setting to have the SmartCloud for Salesforce Add-In enabled by default and to allow your users to turn off the Add-In.
  • Optional, disabled. Use this setting to have the SmartCloud for Salesforce Add-In disabled by default and to allow your users to turn on the Add-In.
  • Mandatory, always enabled. Users can’t disable this app. Use this setting when you do not want to allow your users to turn off the SmartCloud for Salesforce Add-In.
  1. Select which users in your company will be using SmartCloud Connect: Specific Users/Groups (the usual choice) or Everyone (every MS Outlook/Office 365 user in your company).

8. Click Save.

 

Defining Individual Synchronizataion Settings for a User or a Group of Users

In the latest SmartCloud Connect updates it is possible to push pre-defined synchronization settings to groups of users and individual users within an Org, or to all users of an Org; the users can be allowed or disallowed to adjust these settings. If you need to preset customized sync settings to different users in your Org, send us a corresponding request at [email protected].