Here’s what’s new in Microsoft Teams for November

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft Teams has been evolving pretty fast since its launch in March, and Microsoft is still hard to work to make it become a true replacement for Skype for Business. This month, the team collaboration app gained several new features inspired by customer feedback, and Microsoft detailed all them in a blog post yesterday. www.office.com/setup Blogs: Read more about Here’s what’s new in Microsoft Teams for November[…]

Here’s what’s new in November for Office 365

www.office.com/setup Blogs: The November 2017 update for Office 365 brings enterprise customers a number of new features and enhancements to security, privacy, and compliance. For instance, Resume Assistant in Office 365 with LinkedIn integration helps job-seekers cultivate the perfect resume. November’s update also simplified processes for enterprise customers, so they can focus on more important tasks. www.office.com/setup Blogs: Read more about Here’s what’s new in November for Office 365[…]

Ebay ups its Office 365 bid, moving to E5 communications and analytics

www.office.com/setup Blogs: The Office team announced today that eBay is the latest big tech company to adopt Office 365 Enterprise E5, Microsoft’s top-of-the-line Office 365 plan that includes everything from the familiar Office tools to analytics tools and advanced security features. “eBay joined the Office 365 family of enterprise customers a few years ago, and I’m excited Read more about Ebay ups its Office 365 bid, moving to E5 communications and analytics[…]

Microsoft Teams adds Markdown support, Team Tile on Office Portal, more

www.office.com/setup Blogs: If you’re currently using Microsoft Teams, then you should know that Microsoft has just updated a few of the experiences within the chat-based workspace. The Redmond giant has added support for markdown to Teams, added a Team tile to the Office Portal, new tabs for Channels, and much more. We’ve gathered the details Read more about Microsoft Teams adds Markdown support, Team Tile on Office Portal, more[…]

Amazon’s Alexa adds Office 365 Calendars support

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Earlier in the year, Amazon added support for Microsoft’s Outlook calendars to Alexa, the company’s intelligent personal assistant.  As noted by TechCrunch, today, the company has followed up and has also added support for Office 365 Calendars. www.office.com/setup Blogs: Overall, to enable the support for Office 365 Calenders, Office 365 commercial customers with Exchange Online mailboxes Read more about Amazon’s Alexa adds Office 365 Calendars support[…]

Our move to Office 365, Teams, and Planner

When we made the switch from WinBeta.org to OnMSFT.com, we needed to move away from our (free) legacy Gmail custom domains setup (yeah, we know – Google, ugh!) to a paid solution, and Office 365 was pretty much a no brainer. For about $5 per user per month, which is what Google charges now for custom domain email, Read more about Our move to Office 365, Teams, and Planner[…]

LinkedIn announces Resume Assistant, an AI powered Word feature to help you find the ideal job

Microsoft is making its Word Office app a better tool to create your resume with a little help from artificial intelligence. The company announced today Resume Assistant, a new feature powered by LinkedIn that can help Office 365 subscribers create a compelling resume by using insights from the professional social network. “With over 80 percent of Read more about LinkedIn announces Resume Assistant, an AI powered Word feature to help you find the ideal job[…]

Microsoft searching for the cause of yesterday’s massive sign-in outages

It has been a rough couple of weeks for Microsoft’s cloud connected services. With back to back outages of some of its most frequented services, Microsoft technicians are looking to pin point the cause of the disruption. Earlier this week, Office 365, Skype, Xbox Live and a few other onliine services went down and would not allow Read more about Microsoft searching for the cause of yesterday’s massive sign-in outages[…]

Three ways to find the current day in Outlook calendar views

The current day can be hard to find in a busy calendar. Here are several workarounds that can help. www.office.com/setup Blogs: Visually tracking the current day in relation to the rest of your scheduled events is important. Unfortunately, today is often hard to spot in a busy calendar. To make matters worse, how Outlook highlights the current Read more about Three ways to find the current day in Outlook calendar views[…]

New app launcher experience coming to Office 365

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft today announced that they will be launching a new Office 365 app launcher experience over the next couple of months. Compared to the current experience, the new launcher is much more personalized and is aimed at helping users find and open the apps they use most frequently. www.office.com/setup Blogs: Although the visual look Read more about New app launcher experience coming to Office 365[…]