The Home Site App for Microsoft Teams

The home site app gives employees a gateway to your organization, starting with the app’s name and icon, which you can customize to reflect the identity of your organization or your intranet. Bring the power of your SharePoint-based intranet home site directly into Microsoft Teams—seamlessly. The home site app in Teams gives your users global…

Retiring WebPartPagesWebService Methods

Microsoft announced early this month that they’ve identified an issue with five methods belonging to the WebPartPageWebService API that have cause an impact on data integrity. These methods are AddWebPart, AddWebPartToZone, SaveWebPart, SaveWebPart2, and GetWebPartPageConnectionInfo. As a result, these methods will be retired in early to mid-October 2020. The affected methods in the SharePoint SoapServer…

Microsoft Teams Merge Calls

Introducing Microsoft Teams Call Merge

Call Merge gives end users the capability to merge their active unheld 1:1 call into another 1:1 call or another group call. This applies to Teams VOIP calls and PSTN calls. This feature will begin rolling out in mid-August and complete by end of August 2020. Stay up to date on the latest status on…

Microsoft Teams Whiteboard

Microsoft Whiteboard in Teams Gets New Features

Microsoft is bringing some of the most loved features of Microsoft Whiteboard on Windows 10 and iOS to Teams and we are excited! These new features include are making it easier to keep work moving in this time of widespread remote work. New features include: Sticky notes Text objects Select and move objects Improved performance…

Introducing Microsoft Dataflex

Microsoft recently announced the release of Dataflex, which delivers a built-in, low-code data platform for Teams, and provides relational data storage, rich data types, enterprise-grade governance, and one-click solution deployment. Built atop the Common Data Service, Microsoft Dataflex enables everyone to easily build and deploy apps and intelligent chatbots in Teams with Microsoft Power Apps…

SharePoint 2010 Workflow Retirement

You may have caught the announcement made by Microsoft last week regarding the retirement of SharePoint 2010 workflows. In case you missed it, here are a couple of key takeaways: This announcement is specific to Microsoft 365. Starting 8/1/2020, SharePoint 2010 workflows will be turned off for any newly created tenants. Starting 11/1/2020, Microsoft will…

Microsoft Teams: Apps for Remote Work

Whether you’re looking to improve team collaboration and engagement or boost productivity for your remote workers, Microsoft Teams has many apps to help you achieve more. These apps allow you to keep your team informed and productive, continue driving team culture, embrace online meetings, and much more. Find the right app for your remote work…