Weekly digest: Office 365 changes — 13 to 16 November News
In a rapid change of Office 365, Microsoft sends to Tenant Admin’s the news about what is changing and what are coming in Office 365.
This is the 93th email that Microsoft has sent to Tenant Admin’s his Newsletter with Office 365 changes.
This Weekly digest is intended to reach the Administrators of Office 365 within the latest changes that are happening to Office 365.
Bellow are an example that can be applied to your tenant, because this email’s are based on the services that you have in your Tenant and subscription.
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Updated feature: Users can now customize their private discussions in Teams with tabs We’re pleased to announce that you and your users can now customize tabs in private chats in Microsoft Teams. We’ll begin rolling this update out soon. This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID: 43374.More … MC165255 Like | Dislike Nov 16
New feature: @mentions in comments in SharePoint Online @mentions in comments is a new Office 365 feature. We’ll begin rolling this feature out soon. This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID: 43982.More … MC165254 Like | Dislike Nov 16
New feature: Location Columns for SharePoint Online lists Location Column is a new SharePoint Online feature. We’ll begin rolling this feature out soon. This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID: 33593.More … MC165253 Like | Dislike Nov 16
Updated feature: Encryption updates in Outlook for Mac and Outlook for Windows We are updating the way to encrypt emails in Outlook for Mac and bringing a consistent approach in the ribbon for both Secure/Multipurpose Internet Mail Extension (S/MIME) and information rights management (IRM). This functionality is now under a new command for Office 365 organizations in both Outlook for Mac and Outlook for Windows. This feature has begun rolling out to all Office 365 organizations. This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID: 32646.More … MC165252 Like | Dislike Nov 16
New feature: mobile capture scenarios for OneDrive on iOS and Android New mobile capture scenarios for OneDrive on iOS and Android is a new Office 365 feature. We’ll begin rolling this feature out soon. This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID: 43947.More … MC165251 Like | Dislike Nov 15
Outlook mobile simplifies its sync technology We’re making some changes to the architecture for Outlook for iOS and Android. Today, we are announcing the evolution of the Outlook mobile architecture by removing the Stateless Protocol Translator in Azure and using a native Microsoft sync technology, connecting Outlook for iOS and Android directly to Exchange Online. By removing the middle tier component, the end to end latency between Outlook for iOS and Android and Exchange Online will be reduced. For more information, please see Outlook…More … MC165218 Like | Dislike Nov 15
Please review your network traffic settings to prevent service disruption
Act By: Dec 10 We’re making some changes to the Microsoft 365 login experience. Beginning December 10, 2018, login pages will begin loading resources from new Content Delivery Networks (CDN) domains. This message applies only to Microsoft 365 organizations that are currently using whitelists to filter CDN’s. If you are not filtering network traffic, you can disregard the remainder of this message. Moreover, if you are in alignment with recent updates to endpoint pages, then you should be up-to-date and can…More … MC165128 Like | Dislike Nov 14
Update: Microsoft Teams trial for commercial cloud customers is now available
Major Update: General Availability As we originally communicated in MC136565 in May of this year, we’re releasing a free 1-year trial of Microsoft Teams for any user of Office 365 or Azure Active Directory (AAD), even if the user is not yet licensed for the service. We heard your feedback, made some modifications and are excited to announce that this trial will be available later this week. Admins have requested the ability to control when trials are available for their users. We have a new administrative control to manage the…More … MC165017 Like | Dislike Nov 14
Updated feature: portal.office.com/myapps migrating to the Office 365 gallery The Office 365 gallery (available by clicking “Explore all your apps” on www.office.com or directly at www.office.com/apps) enables users to launch, learn about, and explore all of the apps they have access to as part of their Office 365 subscription. The Office 365 gallery recently added access to third party apps you can log in to using your Azure Active Directory credentials (also known as AAD applications), which have been assigned to the user by their admin. You can discover them under…More … MC152260 Like | Dislike Nov 14
Updated feature: Manage Access in OneDrive for Business and SharePoint Online We’re updating the Manage Access experience in OneDrive for Business and SharePoint Online. We’ll begin rolling this feature out in the coming weeks. This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID: 27500.More … MC165027 Like | Dislike Nov 13
New Outlook for Windows diagnostic information collection tool We’re introducing a new tool in Outlook for Windows to collect computer log files to help resolve authentication and other technical issues. This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID: 32849.More … MC165018 Like | Dislike Nov 13
New feature: Scoped Directory Search in Microsoft Teams Scoped Directory Search is a new Office 365 feature. This feature is now live for all Microsoft Teams organizations. This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID: 43655.More … MC165013 Like | Dislike Nov 13
We’re simplifying your Mac users Skype meeting sign in process
Major Update: General Availability In an effort to provide a streamlined and efficient meeting experience for your users on Mac, we will now direct your users to the Skype for Business for Mac desktop app instead of the Skype Meetings App. This change will take place on December 12, 2018. You’re receiving this message because our records indicate that you have Skype for Business meetings that can be joined by members of your organization or by external parties using a Mac.More … MC164965 Like | Dislike Nov 13
We’re releasing a number of updates to SharePoint Online pages and webparts in Office 365 We’re bringing multiple new features to pages and web parts in SharePoint Online. These changes will begin rolling out next week. This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap IDs: 33472, 31503, 43774, 43777, 43778, 43779 and 43780.More … MC165010 Like | Dislike See all my messages on Office 365 message center
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More news and more information here — https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/skywriter/2018/11/19/office-365-weekly-digest-2018-46/
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