Planner File Recommendations

This new Planner feature allows users to quickly add attachments to their tasks from an intelligently curated list of relevant files. The recommendations are based on the task and the user.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 66364.

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Pinning on Outlook for iOS and Android

This new Outlook for iOS and Android release will soon roll out the ability to pin messages on both platforms. After tapping the Pinned filter in the message list, all conversations will be easy to get to and keep track of.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 83043.

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Customize the properties for the Yammer Communities app in Teams

The Microsoft Teams admin will soon be able to customize the following properties for the Yammer Communities app in Teams within their tenant:

  • App name
  • App description
  • App icons
  • Accent color

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Office 365 Service Communications API availability in Microsoft Graph

The Office 365 Service Communications API will soon be available via Microsoft Graph in Beta for Public Preview. This API provides access to Message Center and Service Health posts for your tenant.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 68720

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MDE OS Architecture value change

OS Architecture values as they are exposed today across the system use a terminology that refers to Intel processors. In extending the coverage of Microsoft Defender for Endpoints (MDE) to additional processors and platforms, we’re aligning to a neutral terminology and changing OS Architecture values.

Note: This change may impact Advanced hunting saved queries, queries run through API or custom detections that may not return expected results after the change has been rolled out.

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Power Apps can now display images from Microsoft Lists

Power Apps image controls can now display images that are stored in image columns in Microsoft Lists. Images can be displayed in four sizes: small, medium, large, or full.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 81986

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Expand user impersonation to 350 protected users instead of 60 within anti-phishing policy

The number of protected users limit is being expanded to 350 instead of 60 within Anti-Phishing policy

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 81981

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Internet Explorer 11 (IE11) desktop application retires on Windows 10 on June 15, 2022 (non-LTSC, non-Server)

Today we announced that the future of Internet Explorer on Windows 10 is in Microsoft Edge. Internet Explorer mode (IE mode) provides legacy browser support within Microsoft Edge. Because of this, the IE11 desktop application will be retired on June 15, 2022. This means that the IE11 desktop application will no longer be supported and afterwards will redirect to Microsoft Edge if a user tries to access it.

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Microsoft Search Usage reports for Modern Site Collections

We’re rolling out new search usage reports to include top, abandoned, no results queries, impression distribution in addition to query volume trends for the Modern site collection admins.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 70616.

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Update reminder: Headspace mindfulness content in Microsoft Viva Insights is here

As stated in April of this year (MC243209), additional updates are being delivered with this app update. The Microsoft Viva Insights app in Teams will introduce a curated set of guided meditations and focus music from Headspace. This will be accessible via the app Home page to help users start their day grounded, relax their mind before a big meeting, or find focus before starting an important project.

The feature will initially only be available to those users who have English as their default Teams language.

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