Migration and retirement of Encryption report in Office 365 Security

As previously messaged (MC276896 – Aug 2021), we have finished migrating the encryption reports from the Office 365 Security & Compliance Center to the Microsoft 365 Compliance Center.  As part of the migration, we will be retiring the Top 5 recipient domains encryption reports.

Note: Other encryption reports are unaffected. 


Simultaneous screenshare and video on Safari web browser

Note: if your organization does not utilize the Safari browser you can safely disregard this message.

To align with Teams desktop, we’ve recently created the ability to simultaneously share content via screen share while video is running on Safari browser.  


New Outlook for Mac becomes the default experience in Current Channel

The new Outlook for Mac will connect to accounts using Microsoft sync technology for enhanced performance and reliability, with functionality that showcases the best of Outlook.

Note:The new Outlook for Mac experience became the default experience in our Beta and Preview channels, while still allowing users to toggle back to the legacy experience (Help > Revert to Legacy Outlook), if desired.


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.


Microsoft Project: Templates in Project for the web

Get started quickly by using a pre-made template as a jumping off point for your work.


Microsoft 365 admin center: Reports in the Admin Center – Visio Usage Report

A new report will be made available to help customers understand how Microsoft Visio is used within their organization.


Outlook: New Outlook for Mac becomes the recommended default

After a year as an opt-in preview, the new Outlook for Mac will become the recommended default experience for new and current customers. Customers will still be able to switch between the new and classic experience in the Help menu.
More info: https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/outlook-blog/get-ready-for-the-new-outlook-for-mac/ba-p/2897724


Walkie Talkie on iOS General Availability

Walkie Talkie on iOS is now General Available.

With Walkie Talkie in Teams, employees can now securely communicate with a familiar push-to-talk (PTT) experience without needing to carry bulky radios. This native built-in app in Teams turns employee or company-owned iOS smartphones and tablets into a walkie-talkie, reducing the number of devices employees must carry and lowering costs for IT.


Updated companion mode for iOS users

For a better hybrid meeting experience, Teams users on their iPhone can use a single tap to join a meeting on both their device and Microsoft Teams Room. Audio on their device will be automatically turned off to ensure echo doesn’t happen. Furthermore, the landing experience on the iPhone will be optimized for engagement activities to make it easier to raise hand or react, chat, and see all participants.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID: 87869.


Microsoft 365 compliance center: Communication Compliance integration with Power Automate for GCC

Communication Compliance integration with Power Automate allows organizations to configure Power Automate flows to automate tasks for Communication Compliance cases and users. Currently available in public preview.


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