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Video messages in Teams Chat - #253

Video messages in Teams Chat - #253

September 12, 2022

Soon you will be able to leave video messages for teammates in Teams Chat. Record a video up to a minute long to send more than a voicemail. It's a vidmail.       

In this week's show:    

- Microsoft 365 admin center: New format for service health notification emails     
- Automatically view up to 49 videos (7x7) in Teams meeting     
- Video Clips in Teams Chat     
- Schedule Send for Teams Chat     
- New features available in Microsoft Whiteboard     
- Expanded reactions in Teams     
- SharePoint: Medium People Card Now Available as Part of the People Web Part     
- Add, update, or delete images in Microsoft Lists via Power Apps     
- Announcing Public Preview of Storyline for Yammer and Microsoft Viva Engage     
   

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Introducing Adoption Score - #252

Introducing Adoption Score - #252

August 29, 2022

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.       

In this week's show:    

- Live Translated Captions in Meetings and Calls     
- Microsoft 365 Admin Center: Introducing Adoption Score     
- Upcoming changes as we prepare for transition from Stream (classic) to Stream (on SharePoint)     
- Microsoft Viva: Recurring Time Booking for Breaks, Learning, and Message Catch Up in Viva Insights     
- Custom Download Location for Files in Teams     
   

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Basic Authentication Deprecation in Exchange Online - #251

Basic Authentication Deprecation in Exchange Online - #251

August 22, 2022

Oct 1 is fast approaching. Microsoft's Greg Taylor joins us to emphasize the importance of making changes to prepare for deprecation of Basic Auth in Exchange Online.        

In this week's show:    

- Convert Word/Pdf form or quiz to Microsoft Forms     
- Microsoft Teams Meeting Auto-Transcription     
- Improvements to SharePoint pages authoring – New and updated web parts     
- Updates coming to Daily Briefing Emails     
- Announcement of automatic deletion of inactive Microsoft Dataverse for Teams environments     
SharePoint: Configure Navigation Links to Open in a New Tab       

   

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Pre-assign Channel members to Breakout Rooms - #250

Pre-assign Channel members to Breakout Rooms - #250

August 9, 2022

Plan ahead and assign meeting attendees to breakout rooms to support interactive Teams meetings in channels. Now you can put the combination of people together that you want in your breakouts, to optimise for meeting activities.       

In this week's show:    

- Pre-assign Channel members to Breakout Rooms      
- Microsoft Teams: Start a Teams Chat with Distribution Groups, Mail-Enabled Security Groups, and O365 Groups     
- Microsoft Viva: Recommendations to Send Praise in Viva Insights     
- SharePoint: New Site Templates for Team Sites     
- New 'Activity' Column in OneDrive 'My Files' list view      

   

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Customizable Teams Admin Center Dashboard - #249

Customizable Teams Admin Center Dashboard - #249

August 6, 2022

Change your admin dashboard in the Teams Admin Center to provide support for customization of the widgets in the dashboard.  

In this week's show:    

- Customizable dashboard in Teams admin center      
- Forms: Distribute your forms by using Teams as a new channel      
- Microsoft Ignite - how will you attend?     

   

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Viva Engage replacing Yammer Communities in Teams with special guest Dan Holme - #248

Viva Engage replacing Yammer Communities in Teams with special guest Dan Holme - #248

July 25, 2022

Viva Engage joins Microsoft's Employee Engagement suite, adding community and connection. Dan Holme, a Product Lead with Viva Engage, joins us to answer questions about the product, how it aligns with other Viva products and what is happening with Yammer.   

In this week's show:    

- Viva Engage, replacing Yammer Communities app for Teams     
- Storyline available for public preview in Yammer and Microsoft Viva Engage      
- OneDrive/SharePoint: Review mode for Word documents      
- Assign Seats in Together Mode       
- Microsoft Viva: Meeting Category Insights Coming to the Viva Insights App in Teams      
- Microsoft Viva Insights App in Teams: UI Updates, Insights Web App Updates, and End-User Opt Out      

   

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Pop out shared Teams content in separate window - #247

Pop out shared Teams content in separate window - #247

July 18, 2022

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.   

In this week's show:    

- Pop Out Shared Content into a Separate Window      
- Configuration Change: Disabling auto provisioning of Wiki with new channel creation      
- Microsoft Teams: External Access Chat Invitation Flow for Managed Organizations      
- Microsoft Teams and Forms: Ranking Poll      
- Microsoft Teams: Usability Improvements to In-Meeting Notifications      
- Recent Changes to Word, Excel, and PowerPoint integration in Teams      
- Record a New Video on the Stream Start Page in Office Web      

   

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The Stream Web App - #246

The Stream Web App - #246

July 12, 2022

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.    

In this week's show:    

- Stream on SharePoint: Video Collections Page     
- Microsoft Stream: Stream Web App     
- A new, improved user experience for sharing cloud file links in Outlook Web     
- Microsoft Teams: Automatically end stale Teams meetings     
- Intelligent Chat Message Translation in Teams iOS and Android     
- Enable Q&A in Teams Meetings via Meeting Options     
- Marc answers more questions     

   

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Cameo in PowerPoint Live - #245

Cameo in PowerPoint Live - #245

July 4, 2022

Cameo is a PowerPoint feature that adds your live webcam into your slide content. With this update, it will also be supported in PowerPoint Live while presenting in Teams meetings. Presenters can use Cameo in PowerPoint Live, while seeing presenter view and the video gallery of attendees who have their cameras on.  

In this week's show:    

- Cameo in PowerPoint Live      
- Important Information about your Microsoft Power Automate and Logic Apps service      
- Azure Active Directory: Temporary Access Pass      
- Outlook to block new attachment file types to improve security      
- PowerPoint Text Anchored Comments      

   

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Speaker Coach in Microsoft Teams Meetings - #244

Speaker Coach in Microsoft Teams Meetings - #244

June 27, 2022

Get private, personalized feedback on your speaking and presentation skills in both real-time as well as post-meeting in a summary. Right from a Teams meeting.   

In this week's show:    

- Speaker Coach in Microsoft Teams Meetings       
- Microsoft Lists calendar view conditional formatting       
- Modern Meetings and Calls on Teams Web Client       
- Improvements to SharePoint pages authoring - Column reflow and RSS connector web part       
- E-signature approvals fully embedded within Teams Approvals for a streamlined experience       
- E-signature approvals on mobile: Create requests, view and take action       
- Updates in Microsoft Teams Allows Users to Create, Submit, and Review Employee Updates       
- Viva Topics in Teams       
- Bing image search for Microsoft Whiteboard       

   

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