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By Rick Van Rousselt | News about Office 365, Azure and SharePoint

Announcing the public preview of the Office 365 Adoption Content Pack in PowerBI - Office Blogs

Since March 2016, the usage reports in the Office 365 admin center have been providing admins with insights about how users adopt and use the various …

Collaboration

Office 365 Roadmap Watch

This site watches the Office 365 Roadmap and tracks the changes that occur with each update.<p>You can review the changes via the "Search by Feature" or …

Microsoft Tech Community

Today at the SharePoint Virtual Summit, we unveiled the latest innovations for SharePoint and OneDrive, including powerful integrations across Office …

Microsoft

SharePoint PnP Webcast – SharePoint "Modern" user interface experience scanner

In this <b>PnP Webcast</b>, we’re introducing the SharePoint “Modern” user interface experience scanner. Using this command line utility, you can scan your …

Collaboration

Office Dev Center - New Insights APIs and the discontinuation of the Office Graph GQL APIs

In addition to exposing users' data, like who they are and what content they work with (files, messages, conversations, tasks, etc.), the Microsoft …

Collaboration

Docker at Microsoft Build 2017 - Docker Blog

Elton is a Developer Advocate at Docker, focused on spreading the word to the Microsoft community. He's a Microsoft MVP and has been building …

DevOps

Office Dev Center - New Opportunities with Microsoft Teams Announced for Developers at Build

We are excited to join the Office team this year at Build 2017 to talk about what's new on the Microsoft Teams developer platform. At preview, we …

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Throttling coming for Outlook API's and Outlook-related APIs in Microsoft Graph

<i>Update 5/10/17: Based on feedback from our customers that the posted limit is too low for their apps, this is not currently being enforced. We're</i> …

Microsoft

Microsoft LUIS with Botkit Studio

Written by The Bot Framework Team on May 11, 2017<p>Tags: botframework bots microsoft luis botkit<p>The Howdy team has released a new version of the Botkit …

Chatbots

Microsoft Tech Community

Last month we announced support for # and % across SharePoint and OneDrive …

Microsoft

Helping developers achieve more

<i>This post was authored by Scott Guthrie, Executive Vice President, Cloud and Enterprise Group, Microsoft.</i><p>More than ever, organizations are relying on …

Cloud Computing

Office at Build 2017—announcing new opportunities for developers - Office Blogs

<i>Today’s post was written by Kirk Koenigsbauer, corporate vice president for the Office team.</i><p>Today at Microsoft Build 2017, we announced new …

Microsoft

all the session videos are now live!

I moved to the Bay Area from Hyderabad, India and most recently studied Marketing and Business Administration at UC Berkeley Extension. I'm …

DevOps

Upgrade your Bot Builder SDK to v3.5 or greater by July 31, 2017

All Bot applications using the Microsoft Bot Builder SDK <b>must be upgraded to Bot Builder SDK v3.5 and greater</b>. This applies for <b>both C# and NodeJS …

SDKs

Microsoft Graph Explorer updated - now with sample queries

We are pleased to announce the next update to the Microsoft Graph Explorer is rolling out to production today. This update enhances the user …

Modern classroom collaboration with Office 365 for Education - Office Blogs

<i>Today’s post was written by Kirk Koenigsbauer, corporate vice president for the Office team.</i><p>At Microsoft, our mission is to empower every person and …

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Microsoft Tech Community

• Moved <i>Active Directory Synchronization (DirSync) Deprecation</i> to Archive<br>• Moved <i>SharePoint Online Public Websites are going away</i> to Archive<br>• Added <i>Access Web</i> …

Microsoft

Enabling Azure CDN from Azure web app and storage account portal extension

Enabling CDN for your Azure workflow becomes easier than ever with this new integration. You can now enable and manage CDN for your Azure web app …

Cloud Computing

New search analytics for Azure Search

One of the most important aspects of any search application is the ability to show relevant content that satisfies the needs of your users. Measuring …

Microsoft Tech Community

Networking is a critical part of any real-time technology, such as video conferencing and desktop sharing. We offer these features in Teams and we …

Part Two: Become Acquainted With PowerApps and Flow

<i>Editor’s note: The following post was written by Windows Development MVP Toni Pohl</i> <i>as part of our Technical Tuesday series. Tony Champion of the MVP</i> …

Software Development

Microsoft Tech Community

We're back with another edition of the Modern Service Management for Office 365 blog series! In this article, we review monitoring with a focus on …

What’s new in Office 365 Groups for April 2017

With over 85-million monthly Office 365 users, there’s no such thing as a typical customer. That’s why we built Office to embrace the diverse needs …

Collaboration

Episode 125 on Microsoft Teams development with Bill Bliss—Office 365 Developer Podcast

In Episode 125 of the Office 365 Developer Podcast, Richard diZerega and Andrew Coates talk with Bill Bliss about Microsoft Teams …

Microsoft

Implementing LUIS Action Binding on the Client

In the earlier stages of LUIS, binding Intents to Actions was something that was automatically handled by the LUIS service behind the scenes. Because …

Microsoft Tech Community

Microsoft has expanded the Office 365 Enterprise K1 plan adding several additional products enabling frontline workers to be even more productive. …

What’s new in Office 365 administration—public preview of Microsoft Graph reporting APIs - Office Blogs

Since March 2016, the usage reports in the Office 365 admin center have been providing admins with insights about how their users adopt and use …

Collaboration

Using custom channel data in bot messages

One of the many benefits of the Microsoft Bot Framework is that it allows the creation of bots capable of running on a multitude of channels (Skype, …

Contextual authentication with the Bot webchat control in SharePoint

This post was stuck in my drafts folder for some time. I was doubting to post it because Richard diZerega has found a way better way to do the same …