Outlook: Admin apps pinned by default in Mail Compose and Read

When an app is deployed in Integrated Apps (Get Apps & Upload Custom LOB apps) in the Microsoft Admin Center, it will be available in Outlook on the web in Read Message Actions and
Compose Ribbon.


Microsoft Teams: New Admin policy for enabling/disabling tenant users to join externally hosted meetings

As an admin, you can control which meetings your org users can attend – only internally hosted meetings or externally hosted meetings as well. This can help your org to meet compliance needs and strengthen controls around Teams meetings.


Microsoft Purview compliance portal: Information Protection – Modernized user-defined permissions experience

A modernized experience for selecting which users should have which permissions when a sensitivity label configured for user-defined permissions is applied to a file in M365 apps or when a user applies protection using standalone Information Rights Management.


Microsoft Teams: Simplified channel creation

We added the option to create a channel directly from the + button in the Teams app, making it easier for the user to create a channel.


Microsoft Teams: Support PowerPoint Live and Whiteboard for Watermark meeting (Premium)

Watermark enabled Microsoft Teams meetings will now support PowerPoint Live and Whiteboard to also be watermarked.


Intelligent Meeting Recap for scheduled channel meetings (Premium)

Intelligent Meeting Recap is now available for scheduled channel meetings, and channel meeting users can now browse the recording by speakers and topics, as well as access AI-generated meeting notes, action Items, and @mentions for scheduled meetings.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 186429


Topics Usage and engagement analytics in Topic center

Usage and engagement analytics in Topic center will be under a new analytics tab. To access these, navigate to the ‘Analytics’ tab of the Topic Center and go to “Usage and Engagement ” metrics.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 118768.


Outlook: Choose how many days of emails sync to your iOS or Android device for offline usage

With the new sync window, you can choose how many days’ worth of emails and attachments you want to download to your iOS or Android device so you can always access them even while offline.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID: 189809


Legacy SharePoint Invitation Manager is being retired

We are completing our retirement of the legacy SharePoint Invitation Manager for guests. This platform is currently used only when Document Libraries are shared externally or when an external user is shared to with a custom role. These flows will now use Entra B2B Invitation Manager instead.

When this will happen:


Outlook: Draft by Copilot in classic Outlook for Windows

Copilot combines the power of LLMs and Outlook data to help you do more. Copilot can now help you draft new messages or replies.


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