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Microsoft Teams previews Dial In Conferencing

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Earlier this month, we learned that Microsoft was preparing to upgrade Skype for Business users to Microsoft Teams, a transition that would be opt-in while the company continues to enhance the Microsoft Teams experience. There are definitely a lot of synergies between the two products, and a new feature that lets users join Microsoft Teams Read more about Microsoft Teams previews Dial In Conferencing[…]

Short-lived Skype for Business message hints at rebrand to Microsoft Teams

www.office.com/setup Blogs: If you use the Skype for Business integration currently available in Outlook on the web (for Office 365 customers), you may have noticed a message saying that Skype for Business has now been replaced by Microsoft Teams. SharePoint technical consultant Nico Martens shared a screenshot of the notification on his blog today, and you can Read more about Short-lived Skype for Business message hints at rebrand to Microsoft Teams[…]

My Workspace, the latest Microsoft Garage project, brings Office 365 on MacOS to your fingertips

www.office.com/setup Blogs: The Microsoft Garage Team has released a new project for MacOS aimed at helping you bring all things Office 365 to your fingertips. Known as My Workspace, the project is an app which adds a menu bar to the MacOS interface, giving access to upcoming calendar events, recent documents, and more. www.office.com/setup blogs: The geniuses Read more about My Workspace, the latest Microsoft Garage project, brings Office 365 on MacOS to your fingertips[…]

Guest access in Microsoft Teams is now rolling out to all Office 365 commercial and education customers

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Just two weeks after we learned that Microsoft was testing Guest access in Microsoft Teams with a very small group of external users, the much-awaited feature has started to roll out today to all Office 365 commercial and education customers. This is a pretty big milestone for the team collaboration app, which has already been Read more about Guest access in Microsoft Teams is now rolling out to all Office 365 commercial and education customers[…]

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

www.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[…]

Office for Windows 10 Mobile apps update for Insiders

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Users with on the Office Insider Slow Version 17.8431 on Windows 10 Mobile have been given a preview of the upcoming August 2017 Feature Update which contains two main new features; an improvement to smart quotes in Word and the ability to insert cut or copied cells in Excel. www.office.com/setup Blogs: “As you type text, Word automatically Read more about Office for Windows 10 Mobile apps update for Insiders[…]

Microsoft adds several long requested features to Outlook 2016 for Mac

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Earlier this month, Microsoft released its latest round of monthly updates for its Office 2016 Mac apps, and Outlook for Mac users may have already noticed several useful additions. According to a new blog post, the Office team has just delivered on four of its top 10 requested features for Outlook for Mac, including email Read more about Microsoft adds several long requested features to Outlook 2016 for Mac[…]

Microsoft runs its own internal Insiders program, called Microsoft Elite

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Since Microsoft launched the Windows Insider Program back in Fall 2014, the company has become really serious about listening to feedback from its most enthusiastic customers. The Redmond giant also counts many early adopters in its ranks, and the company has several internal testing rings for volunteers willing to “dogfood” Windows 10 builds before they roll out to Read more about Microsoft runs its own internal Insiders program, called Microsoft Elite[…]