Whats new in Microsoft 365 yesterday? 26th October 2020

Whats new in Microsoft 365 yesterday? 26th October 2020

Additions : 0
Updates : 7

More Details At: www.roadmapwatch.com

Updated FeaturesCurrent StatusUpdate Type
Microsoft 365 admin center: Enhanced management capabilities in Microsoft Defender Antivirus for SMB IT adminsIn DevelopmentDescription
Microsoft Teams: Create a task from a message in the Desktop Client for Microsoft TeamsIn DevelopmentDescription
Outlook: Outlook on the web – Favorite people and calendar event browser notificationsIn DevelopmentDescription
Microsoft Information Protection: Configure external sharing for sensitivity labels in Teams and SharePoint sitesIn DevelopmentDescription
Microsoft Teams: Out of OfficeIn DevelopmentDescription
Office app: Changing update channel names for Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise on iOS, Mac and AndroidIn DevelopmentDescription
Microsoft Compliance center: Advanced eDiscovery – Collect and review encrypted content attached to local copy in ExchangeIn DevelopmentDescription

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Whats new in the Microsoft 365 Roadmap from the weekend? 24/25th October 2020

Whats new in the Microsoft 365 Roadmap from the weekend? 24/25th October 2020

This weekend we have only saw the following update from Microsoft.

Additions : 0
Updates : 1

More Details At: www.roadmapwatch.com

Updated FeaturesCurrent StatusUpdate Type
Microsoft 365 admin center: Enhanced management capabilities in Microsoft Defender Antivirus for SMB IT adminsIn DevelopmentDescription

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Whats new in the Microsoft 365 Roadmap today? 23th October 2020

Whats new in the Microsoft 365 Roadmap today? 23th October 2020

Additions : 6
Updates : 7

More Details At: www.roadmapwatch.com

New FeaturesCurrent Status
Outlook: Outlook on the web – Text predictions in English now supported worldwideIn Development
Microsoft Teams: Updated layout for meetings on iOSIn Development
Microsoft Teams: Updated layouts for meetings on AndroidIn Development
Microsoft Teams: Per-Meeting settings for Controlling NDI(Network Device Interface)-OutIn Development
Outlook for iOS: Show Weather in CalendarIn Development
Yammer: Improvements to hashtags and topicsIn Development
Updated FeaturesCurrent StatusUpdate Type
Android On-Demand Chat TranslationIn DevelopmentStatus
Reverse Number Lookup EnhancementsLaunchedStatus
Microsoft Teams – Live Captions with speaker attributionLaunchedStatus
Microsoft Teams: Turn off text previews for chat notificationsRolling OutStatus
Microsoft Teams: Manage your meeting options in-meetingLaunchedStatus
Microsoft Teams: meeting recordings saved to OneDrive and SharePointRolling OutStatus
Microsoft Teams: Meeting transfers and companion devicesLaunchedStatus

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QuickTips: Understanding Office 365 Group creation from various locations

QuickTips: Understanding Office 365 Group creation from various locations

Did you know that when creating Office 365 Groups from different locations impacts on what will be created and made available. I have put together a quick reference table which shows what is and isnt created. I have been recently working with a customer who couldnt understand why one of the features was not available after creating a new Office 365 Group.

Creating From:CreatesDoesnt Create
SharePointSharePoint Site
Shared Mailbox
Shared Calendar
Stream Video Portal
Power BI Workspace
OneNote Notebook
Microsoft Forms Workspace

Microsoft Teams Team (Can be added afterwards)
Planner Plan (Can be added afterwards)
Yammer Feed
OutlookSharePoint Site
Shared Mailbox
Shared Calendar
Stream Video Portal
Power BI Workspace
OneNote Notebook
Microsoft Forms Workspace
Microsoft Teams Team (Can be added afterwards)
Planner Plan (Can be added afterwards)
Yammer Feed
StreamSharePoint Site
Shared Mailbox
Shared Calendar
Stream Video Portal
Power BI Workspace
OneNote Notebook
Microsoft Forms Workspace
Microsoft Teams Team (Can be added afterwards)
Planner Plan (Can be added afterwards)
Yammer Feed
PlannerSharePoint Site
Shared Mailbox
Shared Calendar
Stream Video Portal
Power BI Workspace
OneNote Notebook
Microsoft Forms Workspace
Planner Plan
Microsoft Teams Team (Can be added afterwards)

Yammer Feed
Microsoft TeamsSharePoint Site
Shared Mailbox
Shared Calendar
Stream Video Portal
Power BI Workspace
OneNote Notebook
Microsoft Forms Workspace
Microsoft Teams Team
Planner Plan (Can be added afterwards)
Yammer Feed
YammerSharePoint Site
Stream Video Portal
Power BI Workspace
OneNote Notebook
Microsoft Forms Workspace
Yammer Feed
Microsoft Teams Team
Planner Plan (Can be added afterwards)
Shared Mailbox
Shared Calendar

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Whats new in Microsoft 365 Roadmap today? 22th October 2020

Whats new in Microsoft 365 Roadmap today? 22th October 2020

Additions : 1
Updates : 17

More Details At: www.roadmapwatch.com

New FeaturesCurrent Status
Microsoft Teams: Manage your meeting options in-meetingIn Development
Updated FeaturesCurrent StatusUpdate Type
Office 365 ATP Request Release workflowRolling OutStatus
Quarantine – Custom Policy and FolderRolling OutStatus
Office 365 ATP: External Email Forwarding ControlsLaunchedStatus
Office 365 ATP: Customization for Quarantine Notification and AlertsRolling OutStatus
Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection: Enhancements to the Threat Protection Status ReportLaunchedStatus
Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection: Office 365 Security & Compliance AlertsLaunchedDescription
Outlook on the web – redesigned inbox “Storage” view in SettingsRolling OutDescription
Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection: Enabling export of security reportsLaunchedStatus
Office 365 Advanced Thread Protection: Quarantine filteringLaunchedStatus
Planner: Use Dark Mode in Planner MobileLaunchedStatus
Microsoft Teams: Create a task from a message in the Desktop Client for Microsoft TeamsIn DevelopmentDescription
Outlook: Outlook on the web – Favorite people and calendar event browser notificationsIn DevelopmentDescription
Microsoft Information Protection: Configure external sharing for sensitivity labels in Teams and SharePoint sitesIn DevelopmentDescription
Microsoft Teams: Out of OfficeIn DevelopmentDescription
Office app: Changing update channel names for Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise on iOS, Mac and AndroidIn DevelopmentDescription
Microsoft Compliance center: Advanced eDiscovery – Collect and review encrypted content attached to local copy in ExchangeIn DevelopmentDescription
Microsoft Compliance center: Advanced eDiscovery – Collect and review encrypted content stored in SharePoint and or OneDrive for BusinessIn DevelopmentDescription

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Whats new in Microsoft 365 Roadmap today? 21st October 2020

Whats new in Microsoft 365 Roadmap today? 21st October 2020

Additions : 1
Updates : 7

More Details At: www.roadmapwatch.com

New FeaturesCurrent Status
Microsoft 365 Admin center: Service Health email notifications for specific incidents and advisoriesIn Development
Updated FeaturesCurrent StatusUpdate Type
Automapping on Mailbox Full AccessCancelledStatus, Description
Records Management: Regulatory Records (public preview)LaunchedStatus
Microsoft Lists – comments – built on SharePointIn DevelopmentDescription
Microsoft Teams: Priority Notifications in Gov CloudsLaunchedStatus
Teams: Updated functionality for downloading participant reports in Teams meetingsLaunchedStatus
Microsoft Teams: Custom Meeting ImagesRolling OutStatus
Microsoft Defender for Office 365: Priority Account ProtectionIn DevelopmentTitle
Whats new in the Microsoft 365 Roadmap today? 20th October 2020

Whats new in the Microsoft 365 Roadmap today? 20th October 2020

Additions : 11
Updates : 17

More Details At: www.roadmapwatch.com

New FeaturesCurrent Status
Outlook for Windows: Suggested calendar eventsIn Development
Outlook for Windows: Suggested attachments in SearchIn Development
Outlook for Windows: Natural language Search in OutlookIn Development
Outlook for Windows: Search answers for specific people, files, company bookmarks and eventsIn Development
Outlook for Windows: suggested filesIn Development
Microsoft Teams: Theme and icon updatesIn Development
Microsoft 365 Admin Center: New simplified view for very small businessesIn Development
Outlook for Windows: EditorIn Development
Outlook for Windows: Make all meetings online by defaultIn Development
Outlook for iOS: Favorites for additional customersIn Development
Outlook for Android: Favorites for additional customersIn Development
Updated FeaturesCurrent StatusUpdate Type
Microsoft Edge v.87: Kiosk mode privacy features are now availableRolling OutStatus
Microsoft Lists – calendar view – built on SharePointRolling OutStatus
SharePoint: Site Performance Page for Site Owners and EditorsRolling OutStatus, Description
Microsoft Edge v.87: Single Sign On (SSO) now available for Azure Active Directory (AAD) accounts on down-level WindowsRolling OutStatus
SharePoint: Organization Chart WebpartRolling OutStatus
Outlook: Outlook on the web Project Moca (preview) for World Wide Multi-TenantLaunchedStatus
Exchange: Block Sending to Groups on BCC LineCancelledStatus, Description
Planner: Use Dark Mode in Planner MobileRolling OutStatus
Microsoft Compliance Center: Advanced Audit – Optional 10 year audit log retention add-onIn DevelopmentTitle, Description
Microsoft Compliance Center: Insider Risk Management solution available for DoDIn DevelopmentTitle, Description
Microsoft Teams: ARM 64 Native Teams AppLaunchedStatus
Microsoft Teams: Changes in Incoming IP Video policy (New Audio and Video Policies)LaunchedStatus
Microsoft Edge v.87: Anchored text notes support for PDF files.Rolling OutStatus
Microsoft Edge v.87: Automatically switch users to their WIP enabled profile for work sites that authenticate with their work account.Rolling OutStatus
Microsoft Edge v.87: ClickOnce deployment enabled by defaultRolling OutStatus
Microsoft Edge v.87: The new version of the Enterprise new tab page (NTP) integrates productivity with customizable, work relevant feed content.Rolling OutStatus
Microsoft Edge v.87: Reset your Microsoft Edge sync data in the cloud manuallyRolling OutStatus

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Understanding the Microsoft 365 Licencing SKUs Names

Understanding the Microsoft 365 Licencing SKUs Names

Sometimes understanding the Licences SKU names can be quite difficult so here’s all the Microsoft 365s as of 16th October 2020 and a much friendly name. So, understanding the names are no longer a chore.

Licence NameFriendly Name
O365_BUSINESS_ESSENTIALS      Office 365 Business Essentials
O365_BUSINESS_PREMIUM      Office 365 Business Premium
DESKLESSPACK      Office 365 (Plan K1)
DESKLESSWOFFPACK      Office 365 (Plan K2)
LITEPACK      Office 365 (Plan P1)
EXCHANGESTANDARD      Office 365 Exchange Online Only
STANDARDPACK      Enterprise Plan E1
STANDARDWOFFPACK      Office 365 (Plan E2)
ENTERPRISEPACK      Enterprise Plan E3
ENTERPRISEPACKLRG      Enterprise Plan E3
ENTERPRISEWITHSCAL      Enterprise Plan E4
STANDARDPACK_STUDENT      Office 365 (Plan A1) for Students
STANDARDWOFFPACKPACK_STUDENT      Office 365 (Plan A2) for Students
ENTERPRISEPACK_STUDENT      Office 365 (Plan A3) for Students
ENTERPRISEWITHSCAL_STUDENT      Office 365 (Plan A4) for Students
STANDARDPACK_FACULTY      Office 365 (Plan A1) for Faculty
STANDARDWOFFPACKPACK_FACULTY      Office 365 (Plan A2) for Faculty
ENTERPRISEPACK_FACULTY      Office 365 (Plan A3) for Faculty
ENTERPRISEWITHSCAL_FACULTY      Office 365 (Plan A4) for Faculty
ENTERPRISEPACK_B_PILOT      Office 365 (Enterprise Preview)
STANDARD_B_PILOT      Office 365 (Small Business Preview)
VISIOCLIENT      Visio Pro Online
POWER_BI_ADDON      Office 365 Power BI Addon
POWER_BI_INDIVIDUAL_USE      Power BI Individual User
POWER_BI_STANDALONE      Power BI Stand Alone
POWER_BI_STANDARD      Power-BI Standard
PROJECTESSENTIALS      Project Lite
PROJECTCLIENT      Project Professional
PROJECTONLINE_PLAN_1      Project Online
PROJECTONLINE_PLAN_2      Project Online and PRO
ProjectPremium      Project Online Premium
ECAL_SERVICES      ECAL
EMS      Enterprise Mobility Suite
RIGHTSMANAGEMENT_ADHOC      Windows Azure Rights Management
MCOMEETADV      PSTN conferencing
SHAREPOINTSTORAGE      SharePoint storage
PLANNERSTANDALONE      Planner Standalone
CRMIUR      CMRIUR
BI_AZURE_P1      Power BI Reporting and Analytics
INTUNE_A      Windows Intune Plan A
PROJECTWORKMANAGEMENT      Office 365 Planner Preview
ATP_ENTERPRISE      Exchange Online Advanced Threat Protection
EQUIVIO_ANALYTICS      Office 365 Advanced eDiscovery
AAD_BASIC      Azure Active Directory Basic
RMS_S_ENTERPRISE      Azure Active Directory Rights Management
AAD_PREMIUM      Azure Active Directory Premium
MFA_PREMIUM      Azure Multi-Factor Authentication
STANDARDPACK_GOV      Microsoft Office 365 (Plan G1) for Government
STANDARDWOFFPACK_GOV      Microsoft Office 365 (Plan G2) for Government
ENTERPRISEPACK_GOV      Microsoft Office 365 (Plan G3) for Government
ENTERPRISEWITHSCAL_GOV      Microsoft Office 365 (Plan G4) for Government
DESKLESSPACK_GOV      Microsoft Office 365 (Plan K1) for Government
ESKLESSWOFFPACK_GOV      Microsoft Office 365 (Plan K2) for Government
EXCHANGESTANDARD_GOV      Microsoft Office 365 Exchange Online (Plan 1) only for Government
EXCHANGEENTERPRISE_GOV      Microsoft Office 365 Exchange Online (Plan 2) only for Government
SHAREPOINTDESKLESS_GOV      SharePoint Online Kiosk
EXCHANGE_S_DESKLESS_GOV      Exchange Kiosk
RMS_S_ENTERPRISE_GOV      Windows Azure Active Directory Rights Management
OFFICESUBSCRIPTION_GOV      Office ProPlus
MCOSTANDARD_GOV      Lync Plan 2G
SHAREPOINTWAC_GOV      Office Online for Government
SHAREPOINTENTERPRISE_GOV      SharePoint Plan 2G
EXCHANGE_S_ENTERPRISE_GOV      Exchange Plan 2G
EXCHANGE_S_ARCHIVE_ADDON_GOV      Exchange Online Archiving
EXCHANGE_S_DESKLESS      Exchange Online Kiosk
SHAREPOINTDESKLESS      SharePoint Online Kiosk
SHAREPOINTWAC      Office Online
YAMMER_ENTERPRISE      Yammer for the Starship Enterprise
EXCHANGE_L_STANDARD      Exchange Online (Plan 1)
MCOLITE      Lync Online (Plan 1)
SHAREPOINTLITE      SharePoint Online (Plan 1)
OFFICE_PRO_PLUS_SUBSCRIPTION_SMBIZ     Office ProPlus
EXCHANGE_S_STANDARD_MIDMARKET      Exchange Online (Plan 1)
MCOSTANDARD_MIDMARKET      Lync Online (Plan 1)
SHAREPOINTENTERPRISE_MIDMARKET      SharePoint Online (Plan 1)
OFFICESUBSCRIPTION      Office ProPlus
YAMMER_MIDSIZE      Yammer
DYN365_ENTERPRISE_PLAN1      Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement Plan Enterprise Edition
ENTERPRISEPREMIUM_NOPSTNCONF      Enterprise E5 (without Audio Conferencing)
ENTERPRISEPREMIUM      Enterprise E5 (with Audio Conferencing)
MCOSTANDARD      Skype for Business Online Standalone Plan 2
PROJECT_MADEIRA_PREVIEW_IW_SKU      Dynamics 365 for Financials for IWs
STANDARDWOFFPACK_IW_STUDENT      Office 365 Education for Students
STANDARDWOFFPACK_IW_FACULTY      Office 365 Education for Faculty
EOP_ENTERPRISE_FACULTY      Exchange Online Protection for Faculty
EXCHANGESTANDARD_STUDENT      Exchange Online (Plan 1) for Students
OFFICESUBSCRIPTION_STUDENT      Office ProPlus Student Benefit
STANDARDWOFFPACK_FACULTY      Office 365 Education E1 for Faculty
STANDARDWOFFPACK_STUDENT      Microsoft Office 365 (Plan A2) for Students
DYN365_FINANCIALS_BUSINESS_SKU      Dynamics 365 for Financials Business Edition
DYN365_FINANCIALS_TEAM_MEMBERS_SKU     Dynamics 365 for Team Members Business Edition
FLOW_FREE      Microsoft Flow Free
POWER_BI_PRO      Power BI Pro
O365_BUSINESS      Office 365 Business
DYN365_ENTERPRISE_SALES      Dynamics Office 365 Enterprise Sales
RIGHTSMANAGEMENT      Rights Management
PROJECTPROFESSIONAL      Project Professional
VISIOONLINE_PLAN1      Visio Online Plan 1
EXCHANGEENTERPRISE      Exchange Online Plan 2
DYN365_ENTERPRISE_P1_IW      Dynamics 365 P1 Trial for Information Workers
DYN365_ENTERPRISE_TEAM_MEMBERS      Dynamics 365 For Team Members Enterprise Edition
CRMSTANDARD      Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online Professional
EXCHANGEARCHIVE_ADDON      Exchange Online Archiving For Exchange Online
EXCHANGEDESKLESS      Exchange Online Kiosk
SPZA_IW      App Connect
WINDOWS_STORE      Windows Store for Business
MCOEV      Microsoft Phone System
VIDEO_INTEROP      Polycom Skype Meeting Video Interop for Skype for Business
SPE_E5 Microsoft 365 E5
SPE_E3 Microsoft 365 E3
ATA      Advanced Threat Analytics
MCOPSTN2      Domestic and International Calling Plan
FLOW_P1      Microsoft Flow Plan 1
FLOW_P2      Microsoft Flow Plan 2
        DeveloperPack  Office 365 Enterprise E3 Developer
EMSPremium  Enterprise Mobility + Security E5
RightsManagemnt Azure Information Protection Plan 1
DYN365_ENTERPRISE_CUSTOMER_SERVICE Dynamics 365 For Customer Service Enterprise Edition
POWERFLOW_P1  Microsoft PowerApps Plan 1
POWERFLOW_P2  Microsoft PowerApps Plan 2
AAD_PREMIUM_P1  Azure Active Directory Premium P1
AAD_PREMIUM_P2  Azure Active Directory Premium P2

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Whats new in Microsoft 365 Roadmap today? 16th October 2020

Whats new in Microsoft 365 Roadmap today? 16th October 2020

Additions : 10
Updates : 6

More Details At: www.roadmapwatch.com


New FeaturesCurrent Status
Outlook: Outlook on the web – Favorite people and calendar event browser notificationsIn Development
Outlook: FindTime – Require Attendee Verification and Locking Poll for AttendeesIn Development
Microsoft Compliance center: Advanced Audit – Longer term retention on audit logsIn Development
Microsoft Compliance center: Expanded support to search and export items in SharePoint and OneDrive for Business Recycle Bin in Core eDiscovery and Advanced eDiscoveryIn Development
Microsoft Compliance center: Advanced Audit – Processed audit insightsIn Development
Microsoft Information Protection: Data classification analyticsIn Development
Microsoft Compliance center: Records Management – Regulatory RecordsIn Development
Microsoft Compliance center: Double-byte character supportIn Development
Microsoft Compliance center: Records Management – Regulatory RecordsIn Development
Microsoft Compliance center: CJK or Double-byte character support for Advanced eDiscoveryIn Development
Updated FeaturesCurrent StatusUpdate Type
Information barriersRolling OutTitle
Microsoft Teams – Together modeLaunchedStatus
Microsoft Teams – Microsoft Whiteboard updatesLaunchedStatus
Microsoft Information Protection: Support for Double-byte Character Set languages (Preview)LaunchedStatus
Microsoft Teams: AI-based noise suppressionIn DevelopmentDescription
Cortana: Briefing Email support for SpanishIn DevelopmentTitle, Description

# Update #

Additional items added

Additions : 8
Updates : 3

More Details At: www.roadmapwatch.com


New FeaturesCurrent Status
Microsoft Compliance Center: Advanced Audit – Search term events in Exchange Online and SharePoint OnlineRolling Out
Microsoft Compliance Center: Advanced Audit – Mail forward and mail send eventsRolling Out
SharePoint: Microsoft Lists – column settings in Grid viewIn Development
SharePoint: Microsoft Lists – Support for thousands separator in Number columnIn Development
Microsoft Compliance center: Advanced Audit – Search term events in Exchange Online and SharePoint Online for Government cloudsIn Development
Microsoft Compliance center: Advanced Audit – Mail forward and mail send events for Government CloudsIn Development
Microsoft Edge v.87: The new version of the Enterprise new tab page (NTP) integrates productivity with customizable, work relevant feed content.In Development
Microsoft Edge v.87: Reset your Microsoft Edge sync data in the cloud manuallyIn Development
Updated FeaturesCurrent StatusUpdate Type
Processed audit insights in Advanced AuditIn DevelopmentStatus
Microsoft 365 Apps management and deploymentIn DevelopmentStatus
Microsoft Teams: Safe TransferRolling OutStatus

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Whats new in the Microsoft 365 Roadmap today? 15th October 2020

Whats new in the Microsoft 365 Roadmap today? 15th October 2020

Additions : 7
Updates : 5

More Details At: www.roadmapwatch.com

New FeaturesCurrent Status
Microsoft Teams: AI-based noise suppressionIn Development
Microsoft Information Protection: Configure external sharing for sensitivity labels in Teams and SharePoint sitesIn Development
Microsoft Teams: Out of OfficeIn Development
Office app: Changing update channel names for Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise on iOS, Mac and AndroidIn Development
Microsoft Compliance center: Advanced eDiscovery – Collect and review encrypted content attached to local copy in ExchangeIn Development
Microsoft Compliance center: Advanced eDiscovery – Collect and review encrypted content stored in SharePoint and or OneDrive for BusinessIn Development
Windows Virtual Desktop: IT admins can use MSIX app attach from the Azure portal to reduce image management overheadIn Development
Updated FeaturesCurrent StatusUpdate Type
Outlook for Mac: New user experience across email, search and calendarLaunchedStatus
Microsoft Teams: Chat bubblesIn DevelopmentTitle
Microsoft Teams – Wirelessly cast to Teams devicesCancelledStatus, Description
Microsoft Teams: Presenter mode for Microsoft Whiteboard in a Teams meetingLaunchedStatus
Microsoft Teams: Freehand by Invision available in the popped out meeting windowRolling OutStatus

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