Microsoft Teams will soon support a feature that lets you see people's LinkedIn profiles within one-to-one chats
Microsoft released the ability for users to choose between “Comfy” (the default) and “Compact” (the new option) spacing for Teams chat messages.
REI is the largest consumer cooperative in the United States specializes in camping gear, outdoor apparel, and equipment. The popular Northwest company uses Microsoft Teams Connect capabilities to simplify how employees collaborate with external parties outside the company—with Microsoft Endpoint Manager and Intune key to its strategy for protecting mobile devices. During the pandemic, REI sold their campus and were fully committed to a hybrid work strategy. The fact that they had implemented products within the Microsoft 365 platform helped ensure their success in their new workplace environment.
The pandemic has fundamentally transformed the way we work, do business, and meet customer (and employee) needs. With data showing that all parties want flexibility, the shift to hybrid work is a strategic business opportunity for every organization—one that requires a new operating model. The customers' objective is to lead this change within their business and embrace innovation and the hybrid work opportunity—the inevitable way of the future. Fortunately, Microsoft has been a trailblazer in this transition, and has a guide to share what they've learned at scale about people, places, and processes. Subscribe to stay connected. We'll help you take an active role in shaping your organization's future.
Microsoft announced last year in an email to Microsoft 365 customers that it planned to disable Excel 4.0 macros by default to protect customers from malicious documents
Microsoft has announced the availability of Connected Templates for use with Microsoft Teams and SharePoint. The connected templates will allow a user to combine Microsoft Teams templates with SharePoint templates
Microsoft Teams has quickly become one of Microsoft’s most popular applications. This is not surprising how versatile the app is. One of the main features of Teams is the ability to share and manage files. These days, security is even more of a priority, it is even more important to know how to share files securely in Teams and help your organization to protect sensitive data.
Microsoft announced that next year, customers and individuals without global or billing admin rights can sign up for Microsoft Project or Microsoft Visio 30-day trials before directly purchasing subscriptions or engaging their IT procurement team.
Happy Holidays! Spread the joy this season using the Starbucks App in Microsoft Teams. This unique app makes gifting a cup of coffee to a co-worker as simple as sending a Teams chat.
Microsoft has made generally available end-to-end encryption for one-to-one Microsoft Teams calls after announcing the feature earlier this year.
Microsoft will be updating guest user functionality within the Microsoft Teams app.
You can now stay muted to avoid unwanted background noise during a meeting and rapidly respond when called upon. You can now use a shortcut to unmute while holding down the keys Ctrl+Space (Windows) and Option+Space (macOS), then release keys to go back to muted state again. The feature is supported only on Teams Desktop.
During a Microsoft Teams meeting, users can currently pin the video feed of other participants to increase the size of the desired video on their own screen. This makes it always visible even when others are speaking. Now, the company is planning to roll out a new feature that will help you to pin your own video on the stage in increased size.
Driven by the state of the world today, more companies are committing to hybrid work. But how do you build out the model in a way that's right for your business and those who are conducting it? Simple: Talk to employees to tailor the program to their specific needs. Easier said than done? Learn what questions to ask and scenarios to consider, and then maintain flexibility so you can quickly pivot if necessary.
Microsoft Teams audit log capabilities have been updated to add Meeting Activities to further help organizations effectively respond to security events, forensic investigations, internal investigations, and compliance obligations.