Office 365 for the Windows Store is available, but only on Windows 10 S (for now)

Surface Laptop owners are taking their devices for a spin after a month of pre-order waiting and some are finding the experience a bit different than devices running good ol’ Windows 10. Despite the volley of warnings from Microsoft about Windows 10 S and its reason for being, old school Windows users are running into a few Read more about Office 365 for the Windows Store is available, but only on Windows 10 S (for now)[…]

Microsoft won’t deliver Guest Access for Teams this month, says it remains a “top priority”

Last week, Microsoft released a significant update for its Teams collaboration app, rolling out new classroom experiences for Office 365 Education customers. In addition, several popular cloud storage services such as Dropbox, Google Drive and Box are now supported in Teams, which is great for companies that don’t put all their eggs in the Office 365/OneDrive basket. Read more about Microsoft won’t deliver Guest Access for Teams this month, says it remains a “top priority”[…]

Business data giant Dun & Bradstreet signs up with Microsoft for Azure, Dynamics 365

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft teamed up with Dun & Bradstreet, the world’s leader in enterprise insights and data analysis, to offer Dynamics 365 and Azure for direct access to all of Microsoft’s cloud services. Together, Microsoft and Dun & Bradstreet made three major announcements: Dun & Bradstreet has selected Microsoft as a strategic cloud provider to accelerate the company’s digital transformation and deliver its customers more efficient and Read more about Business data giant Dun & Bradstreet signs up with Microsoft for Azure, Dynamics 365[…]

Once again the cloud proves fertile for Microsoft growth bringing in $6.5 billion for Q4 17′

www.office.com/setup Blogs: The numbers are in for the end of Microsoft’s fiscal year as the company reports its Q4 earnings. In that time, Microsoft’s Cloud and Office offerings helped nudge the company forward with a net income of $6.5 billion on $23.3 billion dollars worth of revenue. For those investing in Microsoft, Q4 numbers boil down to Read more about Once again the cloud proves fertile for Microsoft growth bringing in $6.5 billion for Q4 17′[…]

Microsoft Kaizala officially debuts in India for a mobile-first and mobile-only workforce

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Kaizala, a Microsoft Garage project introduced in 2016, was formally launched as a beta in February this year by Satya Nadella at the Future Decoded event in Mumbai. In a press event in New Delhi today, Microsoft officially debuted the new product – Microsoft Kaizala. www.office.com/setup Blogs: The mobile-only product designed for large group communications and work Read more about Microsoft Kaizala officially debuts in India for a mobile-first and mobile-only workforce[…]

Select Windows Insiders can now download and test Office 365 from the Windows Store

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft is sending out emails to select Windows Insiders with Office 365 accounts to let them know they are eligible to download and preview the Windows Store version of Office 365. This expansion of testing comes after the company originally bridged the Office 365 apps to the store more than a few months ago, then opened Read more about Select Windows Insiders can now download and test Office 365 from the Windows Store[…]

Manage group emails in Outlook with the new Follow in Inbox

wwww.office.com/setup Blogs: If your organization use Outlook Groups and its shared workspaces to improve team collaboration, the Office team announced today that a new feature called “Follow in inbox” will soon replace the current Groups subscription model. Once the feature goes live for Outlook Groups users, they will be able to opt in to receive copies of Read more about Manage group emails in Outlook with the new Follow in Inbox[…]

Ignite 2017: LinkedIn gains direct integration into Office 365

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft announced today at its Ignite conference that it’s integrating LInkedIn’s data into Office 365 apps and services. After connecting your LinkedIn account to your Office 365 account, you’ll be able to get personalised LinkedIn insights in Outlook and other Office 365 apps and services. www.office.com/setup Blogs: “Whether it’s a colleague, customer or Read more about Ignite 2017: LinkedIn gains direct integration into Office 365[…]

Microsoft announces personalized enhancements to PivotTables functions for Excel

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft’s Office Apps have become so utilitarian and appliance-like in the enterprise work sector that the thought of personalizing an Excel document can easily be laughed away as the fever dream of an overworked data analysis. www.office.com/setup Blogs: However, Microsoft’s Office team did just that this week; they came bearing the gift of Read more about Microsoft announces personalized enhancements to PivotTables functions for Excel[…]

Microsoft To-Do can now be used with Office 365 Education accounts

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft To-Do, the company’s new task manager app, set to replace Wunderlist, now supports Office 365 Education accounts. The app is still in preview, so admins must still enable To-Do in the”Services & Add-ins” page of the Office 365 admin settings. The app also works with personal and work Microsoft accounts, though it’s still not possible to log Read more about Microsoft To-Do can now be used with Office 365 Education accounts[…]