Getting started with app development

With the new Project, our extensibility story entered two new exciting realms–Apps for Office and Apps for SharePoint. Bookmark this page for all the resources you need to start developing your own apps, tips based on frequently asked questions from our partners, and ideas for developing on either or both of our new models. Read on to learn how to get started now and get your app out to the…


College advice: Keep your feet on the ground and your documents in the cloud

While Microsoft Office 365 is a relevant tool for everyone from business professionals to families, the new Office 365 University is a dedicated offering for college and university students. Learn how guest blogger and Her Campus contributor Sarah Casimong uses new features that made life easier in college and beyond. 


Webinar: Managing a family calendar with Outlook

Life can be hectic at this time of year: school activities, sports, music lessons, vacations… Let’s get organized! In this webinar, we’ll show you how to create an Outlook calendar that shows a different event color for each member of your family. Then we’ll show you how to print the calendar for the refrigerator, complete with color coding and information for “who’s driving who where,” plus how to share that…

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Office Mobile for Android phones

We are thrilled that Office Mobile for Android phones is available in the U.S. today. Office 365 subscribers will now be able to access, view, and edit Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents with Windows Phone, iPhone and Android phones. We’ll provide some more detail about Office Mobile for Android phones, and answer questions that you might have…


The Garage Series: Office 365 versus the wild – enabling collaboration across the stack

Episode 5 of a 6-part special filmed in New Orleans, host Jeremy Chapman is joined by collaboration expert Mark Kashman as they take a look at the expansion of collaboration scenarios with the new Office from Site Mailboxes in SharePoint Online, advances in SharePoint Online for collaboration outside the corporate firewall, to Lync with multi-party HD video and the social sharing of content and ideas through Yammer. Jeremy also teams…


Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 Service Pack 2 available

Today, we released Service Pack 2 (SP2) for the Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 set of products.  SP2 provides key updates and fixes across our servers, services and applications including security, stability, and performance enhancements and provides better compatibility with Windows 8, Internet Explorer 10, Office 2013, and SharePoint 2013.


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.