‘What’s New?’ panel in Microsoft Outlook

The Outlook 2019 Preview reveals how Microsoft want to inform people about new Office features after installing update. A new 'What's New?' panel will replace the current pop-up screen. It will list new and changed features, linking to a page to learn more. You'll find it on the "Help" tab in the Ribbon menu, along … Continue reading ‘What’s New?’ panel in Microsoft Outlook

Syncing Files On-Demand with Office 365

  Windows 10 Fall Creators Update has arrived and with it, the highly anticipated OneDrive Files On-Demand. My Dell XPS15 must have been in the initial list of approved hardware because the Fall Creators Update was available on the day of it's release. I installed the update before going on a business trip for a day … Continue reading Syncing Files On-Demand with Office 365

Office 365 Message Center: The week that was 3 Mar 2017

In this weeks episode of the "Office 365 Message Center: The week that was", I look at:The SharePoint FrameworkYammer connected Office 365 GroupsLearning tools for OneNote OnlineMy Updates of Interest for March's Monthly feature updates in Office 365 Pro Plus.I also finish off with a few tips using channels with Microsoft Teams. Why create a … Continue reading Office 365 Message Center: The week that was 3 Mar 2017

Interview: Yammer connected Office 365 Groups

This week sees a milestone for Yammer in its Office 365 journey. RE:Office 365 had the pleasure of speaking with Steve Nguyen and Angus Florance from the Yammer team. For 18 months or so, Yammer observers have seen few changes in the product. The long-awaited "Mark all as read" arrived last year, which made a … Continue reading Interview: Yammer connected Office 365 Groups

Conversations about documents in Microsoft Teams

Teams discuss documents. Discussions enrich documents and documents enrich discussions. Discussions refine documents. If you don't believe me, there is documented proof. I just don't have it on me at this stage. But "Believe me. It's true. It's going to be great." If you've tried Microsoft Teams or have been using it while in Preview, … Continue reading Conversations about documents in Microsoft Teams

Use your Online Archive with a Quick Step – Refreshed tip

We have had a lot of updates since I first recorded this tip in 2013. In this video I refresh the tip, discussing the increase to our Inbox size and the native Archive option in the right-click context menu. I show how to create the Quick Step to move message to your online archive mailbox … Continue reading Use your Online Archive with a Quick Step – Refreshed tip

A bad habit turns productive with Office 365 Groups

Office 365 Groups simplify team collaboration by reducing the friction experienced when changing between collaboration tools. I know that when I start a conversation with a Group email address or upload a document to Group Files, all my team members can access and participate. In the past, I would have used a Distribution List to … Continue reading A bad habit turns productive with Office 365 Groups