Start Meet Now from Outlook desktop client (Windows)

We’ve made it easier than ever to start a Teams meeting through the addition of the Meet Now button in Outlook.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 68838


Suggested communities on home page, new community creation, and improved pinned conversation treatment

We are bringing suggested communities to the right rail on the Yammer home page and improving the pinned conversation experience.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 66151 and 71474.


Announcing evaluation mode and trial for Defender for Office 365

We’re introducing an evaluation mode in Microsoft Defender for Office365 which applies only to email protection. The Microsoft Defender for Office 365 evaluation experience is designed to eliminate the complexities of device and environment configuration so that you can focus on evaluating the capabilities of the security solution.

The ability to access and setup evaluation mode requires a customer to either have a paid or trial license for any of the following licenses as part of their subscriptions:


Windows 10 native notifications in Teams

With this update, your users will be able to choose their preferred means of Teams notifications delivery, either via the Teams built-in notification system or via their native OS notification system.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap IDs 66742.


Meetings-related metric updates in user activity report for better insights clarity

We’re updating user activity report metrics in Microsoft 365 admin center and Teams admin center.


Enabling page rotation for iOS to view OneDrive PDF files

You will soon be able to rotate page orientation while viewing PDF documents in the Microsoft OneDrive iOS app. Any changes made are saved to OneDrive.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 68855.


OneDrive: Bookmark for OneDrive for iOS

We are adding a bookmark that makes it easier for users of OneDrive for iOS to return to a specific page in a PDF document.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 68842.


Microsoft Lists app for iOS

Your users will now be able to access their SharePoint lists on the go anytime anywhere using Microsoft Lists app for iOS. Microsoft Lists is a Microsoft 365 app that helps you track information and organize work. List is simple, smart, and flexible, so you can stay on top of what matters most to your team. Track issues, assets, routines, contacts, inventory and more using customizable views and smart rules and alerts to keep everyone in sync. With ready-made templates, you can quickly start lists online, in our new mobile app.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 64161


Updates available for Microsoft 365 Apps for Current Channel

We’ve released updates to the following update channel for Microsoft 365 Apps:

  • Current Channel


Microsoft Teams: Touch Bar Meetings Controls for Mac

Teams Meeting controls for MacBooks with Touch Bars that allow users to mute/unmute, turn camera on/off, open/close sharing tray, open/close participants panel, open/close chat panel and raise/retract hand.

Note: If your organization does not use Mac OS you can disregard.


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