Microsoft has released new updates for September 2019, continuing to ensure users have the best features to ensure their productivity never falters. From easier collaboration to easier integration, Microsoft has its users covered.
Let’s have a look at the updates and features below:
Outlook App & Office.com
Dark Mode for Outlook Mobile and office.com is now generally available for users to try out. Dark Mode allows Office 365 users to change the appearance of Outlook’s app on the mobile view to use a darker colour palette.
If you are a user in a low light setting, the dark mode will blend better with your darker surroundings.
OneNote for Mac
In Dark Mode on OneNote for Mac, users can switch to a darker canvas if they want to.
Microsoft To Do
Microsoft has created an all-new Microsoft To Do experience for its users. This includes a new design, remote accessibility, and more integration options with other Microsoft apps and services.
The new version of Microsoft To Do offers users more customisation options including various background options, a Dark Mode, etc.
Microsoft To Do includes a smart daily planner. My Day makes use of smart suggestions to help users prioritise what they need to accomplish for that day. Each day the app resets to allow the user to start fresh every day.
Microsoft To Do is able to sync across all platforms users make use of it, giving users remote access to the app.
PowerPoint for the Web
Link to Slides
PowerPoint for the web now supports the ability to share a presentation by linking directly to an individual slide. Now when you send a presentation to a colleague, they don’t have to scroll through the whole presentation to get to that specific slide.
Right-click on the slide, select Link to Slide and copy the link. It’s that simple.
Another update available for users in PowerPoint for the web is Presenter Coach. This update makes use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) to give users real-time feedback to improve their presentation skills.
Microsoft made some changes to Yammer on mobile. They created a card-based design which sharpens the content to help the user focus on discussions which matter most.
Remember to update your Yammer app to gain access to these new updates.
Adding new employees to Microsoft 365 just got easier with the user templates now available. Admins can create and use a template when they are adding new people in the Microsoft 365 admin centre to help save time.
Automated Incident Response
Automated Incident Response id now generally available in Office 365 ATP to increase effectiveness and efficiency of your business’s security teams.
This feature applies powerful automation capabilities to investigation and response workflows.
Those are just a few of the new features launched by Microsoft this month. Enhanced productivity and easier integration are just some of the great updates in Microsoft 365 for September.