Microsoft Teams, set to reach global availability, to celebrate with online event

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft Teams, the company’s new chat-based workspace in Office 365 has been available in public preview since November. Over the past few months, Microsoft introduced several new features such as bots in channels, markdown support and more, and the Redmond giant is now finally ready to make Teams generally available to Office 365 customers. www.office.com/setup Blogs: Indeed, Read more about Microsoft Teams, set to reach global availability, to celebrate with online event[…]

Want to try out Microsoft Teams in an online session? Here is how

If you want to learn more about Office 365 and Microsoft Teams, the Office team is inviting you to join a series of free hands-on live sessions specifically targeted at business users. The 90-minutes sessions will welcome small groups of 12 participants that will get access to a remote desktop featuring the latest Office 365 tools. “You can Read more about Want to try out Microsoft Teams in an online session? Here is how[…]

SharePoint communication sites begin rollout for Office 365 First Release customers

While talking SharePoint won’t endear you to your flagship phone-toting or smart watch bearing friends, it might get you a seat at the table of professionals who appreciate enterprise communications. Last month the Office team talked about all things SharPoint during its SharePoint Virtual Summit. During the summit, details about SharePoint communication sites, dynamic sites, mobile Read more about SharePoint communication sites begin rollout for Office 365 First Release customers[…]

When does support end for… Microsoft Office 2007?

www.office.com/setup Blogs: There’s just three months before the already-extended suite goes dark — literally, in the case of Outlook 2007 www.office.com/setup Blogs: Businesses that remain wedded to Office 2007 have just over three months to drop Office 2007’s applications and switch to a newer suite, such as Office 2016. A significant number of organizations will Read more about When does support end for… Microsoft Office 2007?[…]

What happens when an Office 365 subscription expires?

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Three-stage process eventually ends up with all cloud data deleted www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft‘s pay-as-you-go Office 365 is, first and foremost, a subscription. And like other subscriptions — think newspapers (remember them?) or an online storage service — missing a payment doesn’t immediately mean you’re cut off. Because it’s less expensive to retain a Read more about What happens when an Office 365 subscription expires?[…]

Microsoft Word has a terrifying new VIRUS – and there’s only one way to avoid it

www.office.com/setup Blogs: MICROSOFT WORD and Microsoft Office users have been warned about a new zero-day security flaw that enables hackers to remotely install malware on your PC, security McAfee has warned. Microsoft Office is vulnerable to a dangerous new malware attack, renown anti-virus company McAfee has cautioned. The security flaw enables cyber-criminals to covertly install Read more about Microsoft Word has a terrifying new VIRUS – and there’s only one way to avoid it[…]

Microsoft wants to improve office productivity with this Office 365 app

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Workplace Analytics leverages ‘behavioural metrics’ www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft has announced that its Workplace Analytics feature is now available for Office 365 enterprise customers as an add-on, aiming to boost employee productivity – but possibly giving rise to some concerns about exactly how staff members can be monitored. The basic idea of Workplace Analytics is that Read more about Microsoft wants to improve office productivity with this Office 365 app[…]

Top 5 Things You Can Do to Make Your Network a Success

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Working out loud and using social collaboration tools as part of your daily workflow can take some getting used to. It’s also not always easy to persuade people to adopt new methods for working or to even try new technology. We understand taking that first step towards socializing the way you work with Read more about Top 5 Things You Can Do to Make Your Network a Success[…]

Getting started with app development

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Eli Sheldon is a Program Manager on the Microsoft Project team. With the new Project, our extensibility story entered two new exciting realms–Apps for Office and Apps for SharePoint. Bookmark this page for all the resources you need to start developing your own apps, tips based on frequently asked questions from our partners, Read more about Getting started with app development[…]

Cloud services you can trust: Office 365 availability

www.office.com/setup Blogs: “Your complete office in the cloud” is how we think of Microsoft Office 365. While it gives us enormous pride that one billion people use Office, we deeply appreciate the responsibility we have to meet and exceed our customers’ expectations every day. We recognize that productivity apps are mission critical; using them is Read more about Cloud services you can trust: Office 365 availability[…]