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Automatic groupings available in Teams for channel posts - #240

Automatic groupings available in Teams for channel posts - #240

May 17, 2022

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.     

In this week's show:    

- Message center posts will include monthly active users specific to the Power BI, Automate, and PowerApps service updates     
- Automatic groupings available in Teams for channel posts     
- Suggested Replies in Teams Desktop     
- Microsoft Lists: Calendar view item drag and drop     
- New Yammer as only option for non-admin users     
- Microsoft Viva Goals announced      

   

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Prevent leaked Outlook for Windows from syncing - #239

Prevent leaked Outlook for Windows from syncing - #239

May 16, 2022

Microsoft have swiftly provided a way for organizations to prevent a purported leaked build of a One Outlook client for Windows from syncing with work mailboxes. Daniel and I discuss this and more.   

In this week's show:    

- Site template history panel - MC371265    
- New Admin PowerShell control for Loop components - MC371268    
- Customer Lockbox for Microsoft Power Platform is now available for Public Preview! - MC373056    
- View Together Mode for Everyone - MC373879    
- Outlook personal bookings page - MC375740    
- Some users can access an unsupported early test version of the new Outlook for Windows - MC376710     

   

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Changes: Arrived and Delivered in April ’22 - #238

Changes: Arrived and Delivered in April ’22 - #238

May 2, 2022

It's a call-back episode where we look back to find changes that have been delivered in April. We demo and discuss some of the more exciting features that arrived and discuss the messages that announced them.   

In this week's show:    

- Questions & Answers in Yammer - Upvoting Answers    
- Presenter modes move and resize options    
- Forms: Split sending and sharing entry point    
- Announcing account switching for Microsoft 365 web apps    
- Upgrading v1 Power BI workspaces    
- Microsoft Viva Insights: Enroll in Focus plan from the Insights app in Teams      

   

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Microsoft Loop components in Outlook Mail - #237

Microsoft Loop components in Outlook Mail - #237

April 25, 2022

Live Loop collaboration is about to expand into Outlook Mail. The portable canvas for work will be able to be embedded and shared in email to reach even more people for contribution. What benefits does this add over and above Loops in Teams chat? Be sure that Daniel and Darrell have some opinions on the subject.    

In this week's show:    

- OneDrive iOS: New information architecture    
- Forms: Enable templates for commercial users    
- Temporarily disable Viva Connections First Run Experience in the Desktop experience    
- Anonymous user support for Live Captions in Microsoft Teams    
- Loop components in Outlook Mail Preview    
- Section Templates now available in SharePoint Pages    
- Unlimited audio upload minutes for web transcription on Microsoft Word    

   

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Soft focus and enhanced lighting in Teams video meetings - #236

Soft focus and enhanced lighting in Teams video meetings - #236

April 11, 2022

Let Teams fix your lighting and smooth out your appearance with a soft focus filter and AI powered lighting correction. Will this be enough to convince more people to turn on their webcams in Teams meetings?     

In this week's show:    

- Upgrading v1 Power BI workspaces    
- Soft focus and Adjust brightness in Teams video meetings    
- Microsoft Lists Calendar: Unscheduled Pane    
- Microsoft Stream: View and edit video/audio file information    
- SharePoint: Updates to channel site layouts and parent site settings    

   

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Resize and move content in Presenter mode - #235

Resize and move content in Presenter mode - #235

April 9, 2022

Have you used Presenter mode in Microsoft Teams? Presenters can arrange their shared content and video feed in engaging new ways. But the video and content was in fixed positions for each scene. Now you will have the option to resize and move your video feed and content.    

In this week's show:    

- Presenter modes move and resize options    
- Loop components in Teams Chat    
- Text Predictions for Teams Mobile on Android    
- Inspiration Library in Microsoft Viva Insights    
- Forms Portal Page Experience Improvement    
- User requests for apps in Teams store    
- SharePoint: Create from the SharePoint app bar    

   

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Dude. Where’s my Power Apps - #234

Dude. Where’s my Power Apps - #234

March 29, 2022

You will want to prepare your people for a Power Apps tidy up. Our headline message discusses how Power Apps, Dynamics 365 apps, and Azure AD integrated apps may be removed from the app launcher, to help app exploration and discovery.

In this week's show:

- Adding a restore option to the Manage Tags Tab    
- Important information about your Microsoft 365 Office App launcher and All Apps experiences    
- Create DocuSign requests using the compose extension    
- Viva Connections Multilingual Dashboard    
- MailTips will recommend addressing accessibility issues before sending email messages     

   

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Power Apps from Lists within Teams - #233

Power Apps from Lists within Teams - #233

March 21, 2022

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.    

In this week's show:

- Create and manage Power Apps from Microsoft Lists within Microsoft Teams    
- Every Meeting Online (EMO) by Default - Support for third-party online meeting providers    
- Pin shared libraries to Quick Access    
- Microsoft Teams: Casting from Teams desktop client to Microsoft Teams Rooms    
- Share computer audio on web    
- Music on Hold for 1:1 VoIP calls    
- Introducing Power Platform admin center Home page      

   

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Workflows in Teams app store for messaging - #232

Workflows in Teams app store for messaging - #232

March 7, 2022

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.    

In this week's show:

- Temporary Whiteboard collaboration for external and shared device accounts   
- Workflows in Teams app store for messaging   
- Announcing account switching for Microsoft 365 web apps   
- Microsoft Stream: Improve audio quality with Noise suppression for Stream (on SharePoint)      

   

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OneDrive: Navigate your Teams files - #231

OneDrive: Navigate your Teams files - #231

February 28, 2022

OneDrive is your Files Explorer in the M365 Cloud. Now you can find your Teams files together with SharePoint libraries in a new category called "Your Teams". Coming to a browser near you.   

In this week's show:

- Viva Topics: Use Syntex taxonomy to generate topics    
- Site owners can manage requests for third-party apps on their sites (SharePoint Online)    
- Admin Pinning for Message Extensions    
- Microsoft Viva Insights: Enroll in Focus plan from the Insights app in Teams    
- OneDrive: Easily navigate to all your Teams files    
- OneDrive and SharePoint: Access your Teams standard and private channel files    
- LinkedIn Integration coming to Teams    
- Microsoft 365 admin center: Creating more granular email notifications for Service issues    
- Join Teams Desktop Client Cross Cloud Anonymous Meeting    
- Forms: Split sending and sharing entry point    
- Enhancements to Yammer's interactive email notifications    
- Top news card on Viva Connections Dashboard    

       

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