Excel

August 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 eight new data transformation and connectivity features that have been requested by our customers. —Read on for details.

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.

Excel

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.

Sway

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.

Excel

June 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 four new data transformation and connectivity features that have been requested by many customers. —Read on for details.

Customer stories

Câmara Municipal de Cascais embarks on digital culture change with Office 365

I value technology that puts our government ahead of the curve. To transform from a paper-based, compartmentalized organization to a “digital government,” we turned to Microsoft cloud services offers within the Azure computing environment and Office 365. —Read more from Miguel Pinto Luz, deputy mayor of Câmara Municipal de Cascais, in this Leadership blog.