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  • Survey Teams meeting effectiveness with Viva Insights - 365 Message Center Show #254

    Survey Teams meeting effectiveness with Viva Insights

    Start a plan with your team to improve your meetings and survey the occasional meeting to determine their effectiveness. There's more to this new capability than you would think. Hear Daniel and Darrell deep dive into this update and more this week.

  • Introducing Adoption Score - 365 Message Center Show #252

    Introducing Adoption Score

    Productivity Score has become Adoption Score in the Microsoft 365 Admin Center. Measuring adoption of M365 services, this name change is more fitting for the Admin Center feature. Does it offer anything new and more than a name change? Watch the episode to find out.

  • Pop out shared Teams content in separate window - 365 Message Center Show #247

    Pop out shared Teams content in separate window

    Arrange your meeting content and people to suit the way you work. Pop shared content out to its own window. Move it to a second monitor and move the video gallery below your webcam. Great for viewing large, shared desktops and detailed content.

  • The Stream Web App - 365 Message Center Show #246

    The Stream Web App – with special guest Marc Mroz

    Microsoft Stream is getting ready to become a web app and we have a special guest: Marc Mroz, Principal Program Manager Lead for Microsoft Stream! The preview will soon switch to GA and present us with a list of all the Stream videos we have access to across Microsoft 365. There's even a message this week showing us a first cut of the Stream Videos page that can be created for SharePoint sites.

  • Collaborative Annotations on Presenter Shared Screen - 365 Message Center Show #241

    Collaborative Annotations on Presenter Shared Screen

    During a screenshare in a Teams meeting, annotate on the shared content with your team members. Whiteboard tools will be available to add ink, sticky notes, collaborative cursors. Also in this episode, we discuss several Outlook updates, including the brand-new Outlook for the desktop!

  • Workflows in Teams app store for messaging - 365 Message Center Show #232

    Workflows in Teams app store for messaging

    Browse the Microsoft Teams store and find workflows to automate repetitive tasks in Teams. Some workflows run automatically without further interaction. Others can be triggered manually from the Teams messaging area.

  • 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.

  • Q&A in Teams, Office.com update, Manager Insights from Viva - 365 Message Center Show #218

    Q&A in Teams, Office.com update, Manager Insights from Viva

    It's always interesting to see what lands in the Message Center during and after Microsoft Ignite. Sometimes we see products and features announced that appear in the Message Center shortly after the announcement. Like the Office.com updates this week. Changes to the landing page and new ways to search your recent content using the 'My Content' view. Other announcements tease you availability in 'Quarter-something next year'. Let's step back from the MSIgnite excitement for a moment and take a look at changes landing nowish and soonish.