• The Microsoft Office Dictation Button

    Add a dictation button to the quick access menu

    I love using tools that enable me to get the job done and move on. One feature that does just that is the dictate function in Microsoft Office. Office Dictation allows me to speak words rather than type them and has sped up the process for creating documents for me. One of the things I’ve noticed slowing me down while using the dictate function has been the need to click the Office Dictate button in the ribbon to start the process. I recently went on Twitter to ask for a shortcut key to start the dictate process. Can we please get a keyboard shortcut for @Office dictation? It would be…

  • Keeping up with change in Office 365- SharePoint Conference 2019

    SharePoint Conference 2019

    Join me this year at SharePoint Conference in Las Vegas. Use code GLENN for $50 off and come see the gym blossoms play live. SharePoint conference will be amazing – I’ll be giving a session called Keeping up with Change in Office 365 at 2:00 PM on Thursday. See you there! You can register for the conference using my code GLENN to receive $50 off!! Register here: SharePointNA.com

  • 365 Message Center Show #83 @regarding365 #RE365

    365 Message Center Show #83 – Recap

    In this week's episode of the 365 Message Center Show, we look at the new SharePoint Admin Center, new shared file opening experience, Outlook mobile gets Microsoft Teams support, and more!

  • 365 Message Center Show #79 @regarding365 #RE365

    365 Message Center Show #79 – Recap

    Opt-in to try the new #Outlook on the web, new #SharePoint site branding with a footer and some header changes, a #SharePoint mega menu, a new way to save in #Office, and more!

  • 365 Message Center Show #77 @regarding365 #RE365

    365 Message Center Show #77 – Recap

    In this week’s episode of the 365 Message Center Show, we take a quick look at adding cards to the Microsoft 365 Portal landing page, changes to Microsoft Teams, installing Office 64-bit by default, migration to Microsoft Stream, and more! NOTE: We did have some video issues with Microsoft Teams, so sorry for any issues you notice. 4:05 We’re making a change to how non-licensed users place calls from Microsoft Teams – Read announcement MC171414 —  Removing the place call functionality for those that don’t have a license to make calls 5:31 We’re making some changes to default installation settings – Read announcement MC171479 — The default install for Office clients in Office 365 will…

  • 365 Message Center Show #76 @regarding365 #RE365

    365 Message Center Show #76 – Recap

    In this week's episode of the 365 Message Center Show, we discuss multiple new features coming to Microsoft Teams calling, emailing your LinkedIn contacts directly from Outlook, formatting SharePoint list columns without having to know code (JSON), and more!

  • 365 Message Center Show #73 @regarding365 #RE365

    365 Message Center Show #73 – Recap

    In this week’s episode of the 365 Message Center Show, we discuss branding and navigation updates in SharePoint Online, interview with Sébastien Levert on JavaScript React changes in SharePoint Online, Microsoft Teams using Azure AD dynamic groups, and more! 3:31 Rolling out new SharePoint Online site branding and navigation features – Read announcement MC165552 — This update brings us the ability to easily customize the site header, footer, and navigation layout of SharePoint Online sites. We can have different sizes of the header & footer, as well as bring in a new way of using the global navigations – with a mega menu! 12:32 JavaScript React framework 16.3.2 is coming to SharePoint Online – Read announcement…

  • 365 Message Center Show #72 – Recap

    In this week’s episode of the 365 Message Center Show, we discuss the forcing of small business SKUs to Microsoft Teams, LOTS of SharePoint Online updates, including page features & web parts, new mobile capture functionality with metadata, and more! 2:23 Microsoft Teams is ready for your organization – you can begin your upgrade today MC152804 & MC152862– Watch the special edition episode: Automatic upgrade from Skype4B to #MicrosoftTeams — For Small Business Office 365 customers, your messaging experience is going to be automatically upgraded to Microsoft Teams. Make sure you watch the special episode where Darrell walked through the issue. 3:22 Simplifying your Mac users Skype meeting sign in process – Read announcement MC164965…

  • 365 Message Center Show #71 @regarding365 #RE365

    365 Message Center Show #71 – Recap

    In this week’s episode of the 365 Message Center Show, we discuss the all new org-wide team in Microsoft Teams, how you can author custom sensitive types via the UI, creating sites associated with a hub site directly from the hub, and more! 3:41 Create an org-wide team (for up to 1,000 users) in Microsoft Teams – Read announcement MC152529 — You are now able to create org-wide teams – if your organization has 1,000 users or less. Check out the REgarding 365 team’s debate on using org-wide teams here: Org-wide Microsoft Teams Opinions: #RE365 Debate 04 9:12 New authoring experience for custom sensitive types – Read announcement MC152952 — You can now create sensitive…