On-Demand Caption and Transcript Generation

This new feature will enable users, with edit permission to a video stored in OneDrive for Business or a SharePoint document library, to generate a transcript in English to be displayed as closed captions or within the transcript pane.

Any viewer of the video with a transcript will be able to display it as closed captions or as a transcript.

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Microsoft Stream: Add or Edit captions and transcript for a video in SharePoint or OneDrive

This new feature will enable users, with edit permission to a video stored in OneDrive for Business or a SharePoint document library, to upload, download, and delete captions in the WebVTT file format. This feature will also let users download a Teams Live Transcript as a WebVTT file. They will then be able to edit that file in a text or VTT editor and re-upload it to provide more accurate captions and transcript for their recording.

Any viewer of the video with a transcript will be able to display it as closed captions inside the video player and as a transcript in the transcript pane next to the video .

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Microsoft Stream: Configure Stream tile in M365 app launcher to go to new Stream app on Office.com

SharePoint tenant admins can configure Stream tile in M365 app launcher to go to Stream (Classic) or to the new Stream app on office.com.

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Stream on SharePoint – Viewership Retention

Users will now be able to identify the key moments in a video using “Viewership Retention” chart. This chart is available for all ODSP videos from when the feature is turned on. You will be able to see the percentage of views, relative to the peak viewed moment in your video, across it’s duration

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 85643.

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Microsoft Stream: Preview of new video start page on Office for GCC-H and DOD

The new video start page in Office web brings together all your videos uploaded to Microsoft Teams, SharePoint, OneDrive, Yammer, and across the suite and enables you to easily create new videos and get to videos shared with and recommended for you.

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Microsoft Stream: Comment on a video or audio file in SharePoint and OneDrive

This feature builds on top of the already existing comments found in OneDrive and SharePoint Online but presents these comments with a new Office look and feel within the player. This feature allows users with view permissions to leave a comment and users with edit permissions to @ mention, which are both default changes in behavior in terms of permissions for video and audio files.

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Microsoft Stream: Add chapters to help viewers find the right part of a video

Users with edit access to a video uploaded to SharePoint, OneDrive, Teams, and Yammer can now add chapters to help viewers identify information in the video. For each chapter you can specify a point in time in the video and title of that chapter which will show up in the table of contents side pane for the video as well as on the video timeline.

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Microsoft Stream: Record a new video on the Stream Start page in Office for Government clouds

Users can create a new video directly from the Stream Start page in Office web by recording their webcam and/or screen. The new video is uploaded to OneDrive and ready to share.

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Microsoft Stream: Record a new video on the Stream Start page in Office

Users can create a new video directly from the Stream Start page on Office.com by recording their webcam or screen. The new video is uploaded to OneDrive and ready to share.

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Empty Recycle bin for Stream(Classic) video admins

The Stream administrator can now empty the admin center recycle bin in one go to free up storage. The admins have a choice to either purge the entire recycle bin or remove the files that they have put in the recycle bin.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 85669.

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