Updates to audit log search results user experience in Microsoft 365 compliance center

We updating the user experience for audit log search results in Microsoft 365 compliance center to better align with web content accessibility guidelines.

When this will happen

Rollout will begin in late March and is expected to be complete by mid-April.

How this will affect your organization

Currently, the Microsoft 365 Audit solution in the Microsoft 365 compliance center delivers search results within the same query page. With this update, search results will be displayed on a separate tab for easier viewability and navigation.

Current view: Audit search query and results are on the same page.
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Updated view: Audit search query and search results are on different pages, making the search results easier to view and navigate.
Audit search, new query
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Audit search, new results
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What you need to do to prepare

You might want to notify your users about this new capability and update your training and documentation as appropriate. 

Learn more about searching the audit log in Microsoft 365 compliance center.

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