Category: Office 365

Nov 22

Office Insider Program

Are you an Office Insider? If not – you should be! We’re going to be partnering with the Office Insider Team in the coming weeks to promote some fun and interesting scenarios that will be lighting up with new features in Insider Preview builds. So you’ll definitely want to be an Office Insider too! Going …

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Jun 09

What’s new in Office 365 administration—May roundup

Updates for the new Office 365 admin center – Support for mail-enabled security groups – Create custom tiles – Provide a customized help desk – Manage email apps – One management experience across admin center and admin app Read more here: https://blogs.office.com/2016/06/08/whats-new-in-office-365-administration-may-roundup/

Feb 11

Office365: New User Downloadable Software Selection Options

Together with the availability of the Deferred Channel (previously named Current Branch for Business) the Office 365 portal now has a new user software page. Enabling you to easily select what software is available to your users and if you choose for monthly feature updates (Current Branch) or getting feature updates only once every 4 …

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Dec 12

How to get the Office Insider Build with Office 365 for business

If you’re an Office 365 for business customer, follow these steps to install the First Release build for the Office 365 client. This gives you early access to the new features of Office 2016 and is the same as the Office Insider build. While not required at this time, if you’re the Office 365 admin, …

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Dec 03

FindTime: Discover the easiest way to find time to meet – A Microsoft Garage Project

This new free Outlook Add-in enables you to easily send out proposed meeting times with voting options for the attendees to find the perfect time for your meeting in no time! findtime.microsoft.com

Nov 26

MVA Course: Understanding and Troubleshooting Office 365 End User Performance Issues

For Office 365 administrators who field performance complaints from users, there are lots of options. Want to know more? Check out this session. Learn how to plan for network bandwidth, compare use of Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute for Internet connectivity, and hear about tools and processes for troubleshooting performance issues. Plus, find out how and where …

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Nov 26

MVA Course: What really happens when there is an Office 365 service incident, and what’s my role?

As an Office 365 admin, you play an important role in delivering the best possible productivity for your users and organization. Although delivering a reliable and continuous service is our top priority, Microsoft recognizes that service incidents can occur and that they may impact your experience. To help ensure that you’re prepared and empowered in …

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Nov 17

Office Insider Program

Last week Microsoft launched the Office Insider program, like the Windows insider Program, this program enables users who sign up to get new builds & features early, empowering them to give early feedback on new features and submit bugs before the build hits the ‘current branch’ more info: Become an Office Insider  

Oct 19

Skype for Business: Learning the Basics Video

Microsoft has posted a new training course called Skype for Business: Learning the Basics which will teach users the key Skype for Business activities needed to get started with the solution quickly and easily. These instructor-led sessions is now available on-demand here . This session will give users everything they will need to get started using …

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Oct 01

Deployment scripts for Office 2016

Post from the MS Office Blogs on Office 2016 deployment: Last month, we started a community project to help IT pros with Office client deployments using PowerShell to streamline the process. For more details, see Office Deployment Scripts for IT Pros. A month later, it’s time to check in on some of the new developments …

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