Office 365
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Productivity and inclusion—Office 365 accessibility update

Accessibility enhancements releasing this quarter to Office 365 customers bring us closer to our goals of ensuring that people with disabilities can communicate, consume and create content on any device and that everyone can easily create content that is accessible for all people. —Read on for more details.

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Register for “From Demo to Action: Tips from everyday users” on Modern Workplace

Join us for the next episode of Modern Workplace, “From Demo to Action: Tips from everyday users,” to see the best user tips from season two. Also, learn how innovations in Office 365 and Office 2016 are helping organizations stay secure, communicate more effectively and get things done.

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New to Office 365 in July—new intelligent services Researcher and Editor in Word, Outlook Focused Inbox for desktop and Zoom in PowerPoint

This month, we are releasing a new set of cloud-powered intelligent services in Office apps designed to save you time and produce better results. These features help you improve your writing in Word, deliver dynamic presentations in PowerPoint and prioritize the emails that matter most to you in Outlook.

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July 2016 updates for Get & Transform in Excel 2016 and the Power Query add-in

Excel 2016 includes a powerful new set of data import and shaping capabilities available under the Get & Transform section on the Data ribbon. Today, we are pleased to announce 12 new data transformation and connectivity features that have been requested by many customers. —Read on for details.

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Sway accessibility milestones

The Microsoft mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more, and we on the Sway team take this mission to heart. As a result, we’ve been working on several features to help users with vision, mobility and cognitive impairments to use Sway in their personal and work lives. All of the following enhancements are now available on the Sway web and Windows apps.

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Yammer updates—from new user experiences to new IT controls

Today, Microsoft Mechanics takes a deep and hands-on look at updates to Yammer for enterprise social—from enhanced security and compliance to greater team productivity. Angus Florance, from the Yammer team, demonstrates new integrated experiences, including Office 365 Video and Delve. And for admins, we’ll show you new controls for analytics, merging networks and managing users.

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Announcing the public preview of the new Office 365 Network online community FI

Announcing the public preview of the new Office 365 Network online community

As more organizations embrace the cloud and move to Office 365, we want to make the wealth of valuable information in the Office 365 Network available to anyone looking for it. Today, we’re pleased to announce the public preview of the new Office 365 Network—an online community for IT pros, technical experts, product enthusiasts and Office 365 customers to come together and share best practices related to Office 365.