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Office 365 Update (21-27 January 2018)

OFFICE 365 UPDATE (21-27 JANUARY 2018)

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This is the list of January 21 – 27, 2018 Office 365 weekly updates.

According to Microsoft team, they added 24 new entries in the Office 365 Roadmap, but we’ll only list some of the most important updates to remember for existing Office 365 subscribers.

Latest Updates:

1. Assignments on Mobile and Tablet

Status: Launched
Date Added: January 23, 2018

Assignments on Teams in Office 365 Education for iOS and Android is now available.

2. Microsoft Stream: Purchasing Additional Video Storage

Status: Launched
Date Added: January 25, 2018

Administrators can now purchase additional Microsoft Stream video storage in 500 GB packs to add to their tenant’s pooled Stream video storage limits.

3. Microsoft Stream: Editing People Timeline for Video

Status: Launched
Date Added: January 25, 2018

This update provides video owners to be able to merge or hide detected faces shown in the people timeline for a video.

4. GCC High SKU Name

Status: Launched
Date Added: January 25, 2018

This update has no impact on the products or users and is just to simplify the licensing and contracting experience.

5. Dictation in Word

Status: Rolling out
Date Added: January 23, 2018
Expected Release Date: First quarter of 2018

This simple but transformational tool will help students of all abilities to write freely only with the use of their voice.

6. File Hover Card

Status: Rolling out
Date Added: January 23, 2018
Expected Release Date: 31 January 2018

With the new OneDrive Web UI refresh, we have launched another feature called the File Hover card. As soon as you hover your mouse over a file you will be able to see file details like access stats – number of views, who viewed , who modified.

Source: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/skywriter/2017/12/04/office-365-weekly-digest-2017-48/

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January 21, 2018

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