Office 365

Indigo Books and Music moves to Office 365

Today’s post is written by Sumit Oberai, CIO and EVP of Digital, and Michael Smyth, VP Retail Operations, Indigo Books & Music. As Canada’s largest book retailer, we need to stay on the leading edge of our industry. To do that, we also need the most advanced tools available. When we updated our strategic goals and made disaster recovery a priority, we quickly realized that we didn’t have the IT infrastructure…

OneNote

OneNote for Android updated, fixes loading issues for most devices

Today we released an update to OneNote for Android which addresses an issue that some customers experienced where the app would not load correctly. This only happened on devices which had a NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor which is used in select Android devices. When we first heard from you about this problem we blocked those devices and now with this update the app should be available on most devices. Read on to…

Visio

Touch for Visio: Now professional diagrams are just a few swipes away

Using a touch device like a tablet or phone? You can still work with Visio, doing the same actions on the drawing page that you can do with a mouse. This video shows how touch gestures let you do common Visio tasks, such as move, size or rotate shapes, enter text, use Autoconnect, or make changes to multiple shapes. Read on to learn more and check out the video.  

Office Online
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Webinar: Back to school with Office Online and OneNote

For many, school starts in just a few weeks. In this webinar, you’ll learn how Office Online can help with the dreaded team project and how to make sure your OneNote notebooks are class-ready. Plus, we’ll tell you about discounts just for students. Note: Word Online was formerly known as Word Web App. Need a sneak peek? Here’s a 30-second trailer. Go to http://aka.ms/offweb for more information on how to…

Office 365

Musto Limited experiences smooth sailing with Office 365

Retailers are using Office 365 to improve employee communications and collaboration, enabling them to move faster to share best practices, roll out promotions and launch new products. New customer, UK Sportswear retailer Musto Limited, is now using Office 365 to improve how it works with manufacturers all around the world.

SharePoint

SharePoint Newsfeed app available in Windows Store

Need to stay connected while you are on the road? The SharePoint Newsfeed for the Windows Store app is now available! The app can be found in the Windows Store and is compatible with SharePoint Online and SharePoint 2013. The SharePoint Newsfeed app allows you to access, view, post, reply, and upload documents by simply signing into your SharePoint or Office 365 account.

Yammer

Yammer Featured Partner: Quandora

This post was brought to you by Quandora, one of the newest partners on the Yammer Platform. Learn more about Quandora here.  Every organization has questions, but the answers won’t necessarily be found in documentation. In these cases, your colleagues have the best answers, thanks to potentially years worth of collective experience and company knowledge. With…

Yammer

Big Pharma Gets Social With Yammer, Part 2

In Part 1 of our blog post, we looked at the growth of enterprise social networking and Yammer within the pharmaceutical industry, the market dynamics contributing to this development, and a few ways that Yammer is improving agility in pharmaceuticals development, operations, and manufacturing. Today, we’ll discuss how enterprise social networking is transforming sales and…

Mechanics

The new Office Garage Series: Get your Office tenant on, FastTrack deployment of the new service

Episode 4 of a 6 part special filmed in New Orleans, host Jeremy Chapman is joined by Office 365 Principal Service Engineer, Keith Laborde, to explain the latest FastTrack onboarding approach and demonstrate the new IDFix tool to help prepare for Single Sign On with Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS). With an emphasis on getting up and running quickly, then adding integration along the way, Jeremy and Keith will walk…

Office 365

OWA for iPhone and OWA for iPad

OWA for iPhone and OWA for iPad available now!  OWA for iPhone and OWA for iPad provide even more value to organizations on any Office 365 subscription that includes Exchange Online.  OWA for iPhone and OWA for iPad are mobile apps that offer the same email, calendar and contact functionality you get in Outlook Web App on the browser, but with additional capabilities that are only possible through native integration…