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  • 365 Message Center Show #365MCS

    Microsoft 365 temporary feature adjustments #138 – 365 Message Center Show

    This week on the 365 Message Center Show To reduce load on Microsoft 365 services as the World works from home, some features are reducing functionality, sync frequencies reducing and meeting recordings render in lower resolution. It's only a temporary move. Microsoft were planning to increase capacity, but not as suddenly as has occurred in recent weeks. Keep safe. Stay home. Flatten the curve. Also on the show: – Syncing files used by local computer in OneDrive – Structural navigation caching in SharePoint – Update for Office 365 ProPlus – New authentication method for OneDrive on MacOS – Kaizala API usage limited to only org-mapped groups – Microsoft Teams increases…

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    Multi-Window Chat for Microsoft Teams #137 – 365 Message Center Show

    This week on the 365 Message Center Show Multi-Window chat for Teams is just around the corner, beginning deployment early April. Pop out chat conversations into separate windows. Just in time to manage those multiple conversations as you work from home during #covid19 Also on the show: – SharePoint mobile app to support customized themes – Audience targeting in site, footer and hub navigation – Device Management support for Collaboration Bars in Teams – End User Spam Notification messaging updates – Updated SharePoint start page experience – Notifications in Outlook to obtain Outlook for iOS and Android on mobile devices – Navigation update in desktop and mobile browsers Join Daniel…

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    Edit metadata from within the SharePoint Document Library and List #136- 365 Message Center Show

    Listen to the podcast as we discuss throttling of Microsoft Teams and more! This week on the 365 Message Center Show Your end users will soon be able to edit SharePoint metadata in a file or list directly from the web part. Users will now have the ability to open and edit file or list item properties directly from the document or list view web parts. Also on the show: – Forms Activity Reports in the Microsoft Admin Center – Outlook mobile updates the roll out of Privacy Settings – Microsoft Secure Score improvement action updates – Native Mode Alignment Tool for Yammer now available – Awareness of Microsoft 365…

  • Multilingual News and Pages in SharePoint with Sébastien Levert

    Multilingual Publishing in SharePoint

    Multilingual News and Pages in SharePoint In episode 135 of the 365 Message Center Show, I interviewed an expert to discuss multilingual news and pages in SharePoint. If you haven't taken a listen, please go listen to the interview with Sébastien Levert – featured at the end of the episode. I have added an episode player at the bottom of this post for your convenience. Who Needs Multilingual? You need to identify which sites actually need multilingual capabilities. Sébastien suggested that collaboration sites don't necessarily need this capability and you should focus on your Internet communication sites. It doesn't mean you can't have multilingual capabilities on your collaboration sites, but…

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    OneDrive Sync Version History #135 – 365 Message Center Show

    This week on the 365 Message Center Show *Stay tuned to the end for a special interview with Sébastien Levert (Twitter), Product Lead at Valo & Microsoft MVP, concerning the new multilingual publishing in modern SharePoint* We've been able to manage document versions in OneDrive on the Web. Now we'll be able to do it from our desktop through changes to OneDrive sync on Windows and Mac. Download, restore and delete previous versions of documents using File Explorer or Finder. Also in this episode: – Microsoft Authenticator app shows fullscreen account pages – Microsoft 365 preparedness for COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and guidance regarding best practices for Microsoft Teams – Multilingual publishing for modern SharePoint…

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    Teams tab that references page or list on any SharePoint site #134 – 365 Message Center Show

    This week on the 365 Message Center Show The new SharePoint app for Microsoft Teams will let you link to any page or list on any SharePoint site in your tenant. Up until now, we've been limited to referencing SharePoint pages on the Team's SharePoint site. Now you can add news, support pages, communications sites, lists and more, from any site in the tenant. Though it will still respect permissions, so ensure it's a resource your team can get to first. – Publishing commands added to Pages library – Basic Authentication Retirement – Advanced Threat Protection campaign views generally available – New Default Background Image for Microsoft 365 and Azure…

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    New Office app available on iPhone and Android #133 – 365 Message Center Show

    This week on the 365 Message Center Show The new Microsoft Office app for mobiles is now available across iPhone and Android. It combines Word, Excel and PowerPoint with other quick capture tools to start that document, record that idea or pick up from where you left off, while you're on the move. – Power Apps can read context from Microsoft Teams – Sharing settings in the modern SharePoint admin center – Insider Risk Management in Microsoft 365 compliance center – Communication compliance in Microsoft 365 compliance center – Updated Feature: SharePoint Site Swap Join Daniel Glenn and Darrell as a Service Webster as they cover the latest messages in…

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    Create Yammer live events using Microsoft Teams #131 – 365 Message Center Show

    This week on the 365 Message Center Show Create a Yammer live event and produce it from within Microsoft Teams. This simplifies producing live events, for orgs that don't yet have the capability to use an external app or device. Up to 10 presenters can join the Teams meeting where the live stream is produced. Also in this week's show: – Microsoft 365 admin center defaulting to new experience – Microsoft 365 usage reports adds administrator roles – New service health status: “False Positive” – Live Events in Yammer produced from your device – Improved sign-in experience for Microsoft Teams – New reports for Office 365 Advanced Thread Protection –…

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    Updating classic SharePoint team site home pages to the modern template #130 – 365 Message Center Show

    This week on the 365 Message Center Show *Stay tuned to the end for a special interview with Joanne Klein (Twitter), Owner of NexNovus Consulting, Office 365 consultant, & Microsoft MVP, concerning legal holds in Microsoft Teams private channels and the new Advanced eDiscovery tools in Microsoft 365* Classic SharePoint team site home pages that have not been customized are soon to be upgraded to the modern template. Organisations with customized classic home pages are left untouched, giving time to update custom web parts and designs. This is an update to gradually shift orgs towards modern sites, giving end-users new capabilities such as easier posting of news. Also in this week's show:…

  • SharePoint Page Difference Visualization

    SharePoint Page Difference Visualization

    As announced during Microsoft Ignite and new to SharePoint Online: view modern page differences in past versions with SharePoint page difference visualization. This functionality will enable page authors to find changes made and reverse them if needed. Check out my video below demonstrating the functionality and then read the details below! Also, you can view on YouTube Manage Versions Versioning and having a version history has been a staple for SharePoint for a long time. However, with this update we are able to get even more detail into what has actually been updated. Using the old (classic) way of viewing version history, there is no way to know what has…