Picture this: it’s January 2019, and you’ve made a resolution to be more tidy this year. You’ve just hidden a bunch of old chats in Microsoft Teams, but alas! You need to reference one of them and cannot find it again for the life of you. Fear not! We’ll walk through how to hide and unhide chats in this blog post.
Did you know that you can dictate text to Word and PowerPoint, rather than type it? I was never a fan of dictation features until having a baby a few weeks ago…now I use it all the time! As a matter of fact, I’m using it to write most of this blog post. It’s very easy to use in Office 365–you just need a microphone. Read more
The document inspector wizard in Office 365 can help ensure your document is clean of hidden properties, personal information, and other items that could cause issues before you send or publish it (think macros or custom XML data). This is available in Excel, Word, and Powerpoint. To learn how to inspect a document, workbook, or presentation, keep reading!
Sometimes I’ll stumble on to a useful feature in Office 365, and it’s so hidden or obscure that I’m not sure if it’s a new feature, or I’ve just never noticed it before!
This tip demonstrates one of those features. In Microsoft Word, there’s a handy section that displays some interesting document properties, including pages, words, total editing time, and more.
One very cool feature I recently discovered was the ability to send snippets of code in Microsoft Teams where the formatting is preserved and even enhanced with syntax highlighting, the option to wrap text, and more!
Office 365 subscribers get fairly frequent updates pushed to their systems, but it’s not always clear what functionality has been updated, removed, or added. In this tip, we’ll walk through how to check for updates, how to view what’s new, and how to view the Office 365 roadmap.
I don’t know about you, but I find the notification sound for Office 365 incredibly annoying. I don’t mind the notifications themselves, but the noise? No thanks! Luckily, you can easily change your notification settings from the Office 365 portal. Read more
You can manage your software installations from the Office 365 Portal. This can be really helpful if, for example, you just got a new computer and it’s missing some programs, or you just want to see if there are any other programs that you have access to but don’t have installed. To access the available software for installation, keep reading below! Read more
Maybe your current password is too hard to type, maybe it’s expiring soon—but for whatever reason, if you need to change your Office 365 password, keep reading! If your organization allows it, you can change your Office 365 Password from the Office 365 Portal. Please note that this will affect OneDrive, Skype for Business, Outlook, etc.