Update to Microsoft 365 and Outlook for Windows connectivity

2021-10-04T17:19:59+03:00

To ensure that we meet performance expectations, we are updating the supported versions of Outlook for Windows that can connect to Microsoft 365 services. Starting November 1, 2021, the following versions of Outlook for Windows, as part of Office and Microsoft 365 Apps, will not be able to connect with Office 365 and Microsoft 365 [...]

Update to Microsoft 365 and Outlook for Windows connectivity2021-10-04T17:19:59+03:00

Exchange Online and Basic Auth – September 2021 Update

2021-09-27T10:13:41+03:00

We're making some changes to improve the security of your tenant. We announced in 2019 we would be retiring Basic Authentication for legacy protocols, and in early 2021 we announced we would begin to retire Basic Authentication for protocols not being used in tenants, but not disable Basic Authentication for any in-use protocols until further [...]

Exchange Online and Basic Auth – September 2021 Update2021-09-27T10:13:41+03:00

Anti-malware policy : Common attachment filter : Additional file types block by default

2021-09-21T09:33:01+03:00

The 'Common attachment filter' option in the 'Anti-malware' policy helps the Administrator configure the file types (based on file extension) which need to be blocked in the emails. This block action is applied anytime the file type of any attachment in the email matches this configurated file type list. The current pre-configured list has 96 [...]

Anti-malware policy : Common attachment filter : Additional file types block by default2021-09-21T09:33:01+03:00

Message Center Major Change Update Notification

2021-09-20T07:27:34+03:00

Excel Power View Retirement   Silverlight, a component used in Power View, will no longer be supported beginning on October 12th. In response, we will be starting the process to retire Power View from Microsoft 365. As an alternative to Power View, we recommend using Power BI Desktop, which is where we will continue to [...]

Message Center Major Change Update Notification2021-09-20T07:27:34+03:00

Sharing Links for Microsoft Lists is now available!

2021-09-13T09:31:15+03:00

Message Summary Updated September 10, 2021: We have updated the rollout timeline below. Thank you for your patience. This release will allow users to now share Microsoft Lists using the same sharing links that they have been using for files and folders. This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 81965  When this will happen [...]

Sharing Links for Microsoft Lists is now available!2021-09-13T09:31:15+03:00

Microsoft Forms new App “Polls” in Teams

2021-09-13T09:29:19+03:00

Microsoft Forms has always focused on providing the best polling experience to our customers. However, according to customer feedback and telemetry, we have determined that many people don't know the "Forms" App provides polling capability in Teams. To provide a better experience we are delivering a new Teams app specifically for polling capabilities. This new [...]

Microsoft Forms new App “Polls” in Teams2021-09-13T09:29:19+03:00

Classic Exchange Admin Center (EAC) Retirement Announcement

2021-09-10T09:36:36+03:00

In MC252053 (April 2021), we announced the general availability of the new Exchange admin center (EAC). The new EAC offers a faster, more secure, and more intelligent modern admin experience than the classic EAC and is helping admins work more efficiently. With the new EAC capable of assuming this responsibility and more, today we are [...]

Classic Exchange Admin Center (EAC) Retirement Announcement2021-09-10T09:36:36+03:00

Retiring Teams mobile support for devices running on iOS version 13 and below

2021-09-09T14:10:21+03:00

Updated August 31, 2021: We have updated the timeline below. Thank you for your patience. We will be retiring the Teams mobile support on iOS version 13 and below. Instead we recommend that users upgrade to newer iOS builds, which is where we will continue to invest our development resources. We will also begin encouraging [...]

Retiring Teams mobile support for devices running on iOS version 13 and below2021-09-09T14:10:21+03:00

SharePoint channel sites – Temporary permissions editing

2021-09-09T14:10:11+03:00

Message Summary We recently provided guidance (June - MC261534) “SharePoint: Updates for Microsoft Teams connected team sites” about how to edit permissions for SharePoint team sites that are connected to a channel in Microsoft Teams. In the post, we specified that the addition, removal, or the editing of permissions for a channel site would need [...]

SharePoint channel sites – Temporary permissions editing2021-09-09T14:10:11+03:00

Insights in Microsoft 365 to become part of Microsoft Viva

2021-09-09T14:10:01+03:00

In the coming months, personal productivity and wellbeing insights that are currently available to users via the daily briefing email, MyAnalytics digest email, and Insights Outlook add-in will be updated to reflect the Microsoft Viva brand. Microsoft Viva is a new employee experience platform that empowers people and teams to be their best from anywhere. [...]

Insights in Microsoft 365 to become part of Microsoft Viva2021-09-09T14:10:01+03:00
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