Introducing the Yammer Browser Extension

www.office.com/setup Blogs: We’re always excited to see the way you use Yammer, so when we noticed how many customers are sharing external links we decided to build a new feature to support this activity. Users frequently start discussions around all kinds of web pages on Yammer, sharing everything from viral news stories and business blogs Read more about Introducing the Yammer Browser Extension[…]

Video: Tips and tricks for the OneNote Windows Store app

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Ashwini Purohit is a Program Manager on the OneNote team. We recently published a blog post on tips and tricks for the OneNote Windows store app. In it, we showed you how to: Use the radial menu to format your text Invoke the Charms bar to search and share your notes Right-click through Read more about Video: Tips and tricks for the OneNote Windows Store app[…]

Password hash sync simplifies user management for Office 365

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Paul Andrew is a Technical Product Manager on the Office 365 team working on identity and commerce. Office 365 uses Windows Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) for managing user login and storing user profiles. The Directory Sync tool (DirSync) is provided to synchronize user profiles between on-premises Active Directory implementations and Azure AD Read more about Password hash sync simplifies user management for Office 365[…]

Creating cool animated visualizations with Excel and Power BI

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Our friends over in the Power BI Blog posted an in-depth walkthrough of the new features available as part of Power Query and Power View.  In particular, how to create a cool time series scatter plot/bubble visualization.  Follow this link to learn more about how to leverage these new features to enhance the Read more about Creating cool animated visualizations with Excel and Power BI[…]

Office 365 news round-up

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Henry Ford once said that “if everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.” Indeed, the past two weeks have been about moving forward. And they’ve also been about success. Some of the ways in which we’re moving forward: Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer announced a major realignment of Microsoft’s senior Read more about Office 365 news round-up[…]

Webinar: Working with the Office Online

www.office.com/setup Blogs: In this week’s webinar, you’ll learn how to use the free, browser-based versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote, plus get the scoop on the latest updated features. NOTE: This webinar from August is still valid. Office Online was formerly known as Office Web Apps. Office Online was also updated in November, 2013 and Read more about Webinar: Working with the Office Online[…]

Move Faster with Mobile

www.office.com/setup Blogs: It’s no secret today that work is going mobile. Down time that used to be spent waiting for flights, yawning on a bus ride or standing in line is now being transformed into productive time as people can access their work from anywhere. Work is no longer solely the domain of the cubicle Read more about Move Faster with Mobile[…]

Creating the most beautiful and powerful way to view, share, and search your photos with HTML5

www.office.com/setup Blogs: With SkyDrive, we aim to create the best experience for people who use Windows – just last week we shared details about “placeholder files” in Windows 8.1. But we also know a lot of people like to get to their SkyDrive files via SkyDrive.com. Today we’re releasing a set of new features that Read more about Creating the most beautiful and powerful way to view, share, and search your photos with HTML5[…]

The Garage Series: Office 365 versus the wild – enabling collaboration across the stack

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Episode 5 out of a 6 part special filmed in New Orleans, host Jeremy Chapman is joined by collaboration expert Mark Kashman as they take a look at the expansion of collaboration scenarios with the new Office from Site Mailboxes in SharePoint Online, advances in SharePoint Online for collaboration outside the corporate firewall, Read more about The Garage Series: Office 365 versus the wild – enabling collaboration across the stack[…]