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  • Automatic groupings available in Teams for channel posts - 365 Message Center Show #240

    Automatic groupings available in Teams for channel posts

    How do you start a conversation with the owners of a Microsoft Team? Open up the team details and find the owners in the list. Start a new conversation and mention each of their names, hoping that one of them will respond soon? Not anymore. There's an easier way coming.

  • Power Apps from Lists within Teams - 365 Message Center Show #233

    Power Apps from Lists within Teams

    Build low-code, mobile-friendly apps from Microsoft Lists right within Teams. Add a published app as a tab in a Teams channel and share with the rest of the team.

  • Pinned Teams chat, Compact chat, Comments on Stream videos - 365 Message Center Show #228

    Pinned Teams chat, Compact chat, Comments on Stream videos

    Make chats easier to find by pinning a reply to the top of the chat. Draw attention to instructions, a quote, or a Loop. Compact chat is available now, with more text and less white space. Stream videos stored in OneDrive and SharePoint get comments.

  • Connected Teams and SharePoint templates, Edit Stream captions - 365 Message Center Show #225

    Connected Teams and SharePoint templates, Edit Stream captions

    Welcome back and to our first episode of 2022. Daniel and Darrell are ready to start a new year, helping you plan for change, preventing or fix issues and staying informed of updates. Microsoft Teams and connected SharePoint sites will soon be deployed using a combined template. Design team templates for recurring collaboration purposes and have both the team and the site deployed to suit the shape and size of your teamwork. Also, Stream videos in SharePoint and OneDrive will have their captions and transcriptions become editable. Fix up the mistakes and communicate the captions correctly with important video content.

  • Microsoft Lists Desktop App

    Installing and Using the Microsoft Lists Desktop App

    Microsoft Lists is a relatively new app within Microsoft 365 that allows for easy access to all your lists. These lists exist in your SharePoint sites, as well as within your own OneDrive for Business. Now we also have a Microsoft Lists desktop app that allows usage of lists offline and provides quick access. Here are my thoughts and instructions for you to install the app. I also created a video showing how to install and use the app that's embedded at the end of this post!

  • Minnesota Microsoft 365 User Group

    Minnesota M365 User Group Admin Workshop Day

    This November 19th, I hope you will join me at the Microsoft 365 Admin Workshop Day presented by the Minnesota Microsoft 365 user group. The day will be filled with topics that are targeted toward all decision makers and implementers within organizations. I will be delivering the morning keynote as well as a session with fellow Microsoft MVP Shafina Hassam.

  • SharePoint Collapsible Sections - 365 Message Center Show #202

    SharePoint Collapsible Sections

    Add content into collapsible sections on SharePoint pages. Viewers scroll less. Page content is tidier. But Daniel cautions that hiding content may mean missed content.

  • SharePoint, Teams, Outlook, M365... All the things - Our 200th episode - 365 Message Center Show #200

    SharePoint, Teams, Outlook, M365… All the things – Our 200th episode

    Daniel and Darrell celebrate 200 episodes of the 365MCS by sharing a few video messages from followers and supporters of the show and then...     ...getting on with the mission, making you aware of this week's messages. Hey, that's what they do and there's always something changing in #Microsoft365.   

  • Updates for Microsoft Teams connected team sites - 365 Message Center Show #199

    Updates for Microsoft Teams connected team sites

    What are Microsoft Teams connected team sites and Microsoft Teams connected channel sites? Learn these phrases. Understand what they mean. Get comfortable with describing them to people working SharePoint and Microsoft Teams. In this episode, we make sense of a confusing message. One that prepares us for some visual changes, changes to permissions and sensitivity label controls, for team sites connected to a Microsoft Team.