Whether you’re planning your next dinner date or an upcoming meeting with teammates, the Outlook team’s mission is to provide you with the best calendar app out there. Today, we’re happy to share that it’s about to get even better on iOS and Android—with new features and a better overall experience to help you manage and make the most of your day. Here’s a look at what’s new:
The essential role of email has always been the ability to easily share ideas and information with anyone in the world. Whether it’s working with your classmates, arranging a vacation or planning a global product launch—email is a staple of modern communication. In recent years, one of the biggest advancements in Outlook has been the ability to share and edit files stored in the cloud right from your inbox. OneDrive has long been integrated across Outlook and comes preconfigured with every Outlook account. In addition, our Outlook mobile apps support Box, Dropbox and Google Drive. And early this year, we announced support for Box and Dropbox in Outlook.com as well. Today, we added three enhancements to make sharing simple. First, we extended the cloud storage capabilities for Outlook.com by adding support for Google Drive. Second, we added the ability to share your Facebook photos from Outlook. And finally, we made
In episode 108 of the #Office 365 Developer #Podcast, Andrew Coates talks with #Microsoft Program Manager Chakkaradeep Chinnakonda Chandran about the #SharePoint Framework and SharePoint WebHooks. Download the podcast.
- A sample that leverages the technicalities of Sign-In for Outlook Web Add-ins and Multi-tenant Office 365 Web apps by Benoît Patra on GitHub
- Office Add-in Server Authentication Sample for ASP.net MVC by Doug Perkes on GitHub
We are happy to announce we have shipped another update to the Property Management Code Sample in the OfficeDev repository on Github.com. We’ve had a lot of success with previous versions of this code sample and it is one of the most downloaded samples we have. The Property Management Code Sample demonstrates how to create a line of business system with #Office 365 and mobile technologies. The code sample includes a web application built on ASP.NET MVC5, mobile applications built with iOS, Android, Xamarin, and Cordova, and an #Office Add-in for Outlook built with ASP.NET MVC 5. The Property Manager web application demonstrates many different patterns used in real world scenarios. At a high level, the Property Manager web application does the following things.
- Provisions the #SharePoint Site Collection used by the Property Management web and mobile applications
Integration and interoperability are two ideas we spend a lot of time thinking about and working on at #Microsoft. Together, they add up to one essential outcome: providing a seamless, unified user experience across multiple applications, platforms and devices. That’s something we are committed to offering you and our other customers with every new #Office 365 feature, update and improvement. We recently announced the pre-release of Visio Online and Visio on iPad, which will enable cross-platform consumption of Visio diagrams and empower more people to create, collaborate and communicate visually. We also introduced a number of key updates to Visio Pro for #Office 365, such as one-step data linking for diagrams and advanced design and collaboration with the enhanced AutoCAD support. In addition, we recently announced a new guest access feature for Office 365 Groups, making it easy
Since the first rollout of the usage activity dashboard in March, we’ve continued our work to provide you with a better #reporting experience. Many of the old #usage reports have now been migrated to the new admin center. Today, we are happy to announce three new usage reports for #SharePoint Online, #OneDrive for Business and #Exchange Online, which provide you with additional insights about how end users in your organization are using and adopting #Office 365. Here’s a look at these new reports for #SharePoint Online, OneDrive for Business and Exchange Online:
SharePoint Online activity reportThe new SharePoint activity report provides you with details about how users in your organization use SharePoint Online team sites to store and collaborate on files. You can use the report to see which users are active on SharePoint and engage with files stored
In the August Office 365 update yesterday, Kirk Koenigsbauer announced the pre-release of Visio Online and Visio on iPad to enable cross-platform consumption of #Visio diagrams. Today, we take a hands-on look at both, as well as updates to Visio Pro for #Office 365, from one-step data linking to diagrams, to advanced design and collaboration with the enhanced AutoCAD support. The Visio team is committed to empowering individuals to create anything visually, teams to collaborate throughout the processes, and organizations to effectively communicate one version of the truth. The three scenarios in today’s #Microsoft Mechanics demo highlight Visio’s enhancements as a collaboration platform. For example, with the improved AutoCAD import, architects, engineers and the operations team can now work together on advanced design originating from AutoCAD 2013 files. Teams can also use #Office 365 collaboration features and tools, such as