Weekly digest: Office 365 changes – 11 to 16 December

This is the 46th email that Microsoft has sent to Tenant Admin’s his Newsletter with Office 365 changes.

This Weekly digest is intended to reach the Administrators of Office 365 within the latest changes that are happening to Office 365.

Bellow are an example that can be applied to your tenant, because this email’s are based on the services that you have in your Tenant and subscription.

Here is a summary of your messages from last week

Organization: NUNO SILVA
Office 365 announcements from last week
Dec 16 New feature: macOS device compliance with Intune and Jamf Pro
We’re excited to announce a new feature – Mac device compliance for EMS Conditional Access using Microsoft Intune integrated with Jamf Pro. Jamf integration is fully released in the Intune console; the Jamf Pro rollout has hit a blocking bug and expects to resume rollout early next week. Read more about the Intune and Jamf partnership from the Additional Information link below.  More …
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Dec 16 Your Microsoft Intune service has been updated
Your Microsoft Intune tenant has been updated to the latest service build. Click additional information below to learn more about What’s New in this service release. Note that not all of the features are available – some are rolling out over a short period of time this month.  More …
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Dec 15 Updated feature: Improved search in OneDrive for Business and SharePoint Online
We’re updating Photo intelligence (Auto tagging, OCR) and meta data. We’ll begin rolling this feature out in the next few days. This message is associated with Office 365 Roadmap ID: 16627.  More …
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Dec 15 Updated feature: New sharing settings in Microsoft Forms
We’re enabling you to have more control over sharing settings in Microsoft Forms. We’ll begin rolling this update out in the next few days. This message is associated with Office 365 Roadmap ID: 24989.  More …
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Dec 14 Updated feature: SharePoint conversations link moved from site header to navigation
In order to more clearly bring Office 365 group content and resources to your SharePoint team site we have recently updated the site navigation of your team site with a conversations link to either a group mailbox or Yammer group (depending on where the site was provisioned). Beginning in January we’ll remove the duplicate “go to conversations” link in the team site header.  More …
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Dec 14 Updated feature: New sign-in experience for Office 365 and other Microsoft services
We’re updating the new sign-in experience to remove the ability for users to opt-out and go back to the old experience. This message is associated with Office 365 Roadmap ID 20525.  More …
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Dec 14 New feature: SharePoint site scripts and custom site designs
This week, we’ll begin rolling out support for SharePoint administrators to create and upload custom site scripts and site designs-alongside the previously released ability to manage custom site themes. The site designs are stored in a central, tenant-level gallery and can be applied to both team sites and communication sites. A user would see the custom site design as a choi ce during site creation after they click “Create site” from their SharePoint home in Office 365 after they select their…  More …
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Dec 13 Planned Maintenance: Skype for Business
We have maintenance planned for Skype for Business PSTN conferencing. Starting: December 18, 2017 19:00:00 UTC Ending: December 18, 2017 21:00:00 UTC  More …
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Dec 13 Problem detected: Insufficient restrictions on service account
We’ve detected a problem with Azure AD Connect and previous versions of Sync products due to insufficient restrictions on the service account that these products use when automatically creating the service account during installation.  More …
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Dec 12 Your Intune DEM/VPP/DEP enrollment data has been migrated
We completed migration of your enrollment settings – Apple’s Device Enrollment Program (DEP), Volume Purchase Program (VPP), and the device enrollment manager (DEM) account – from Intune (Silverlight) to Intune on Azure (portal.azure.com).  More …
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Dec 12 Updated Features: Monthly feature updates for Office 2016 for Office 365
The latest feature updates for Office 2016 for Office 365 are now available. One of the benefits of Office 365 ProPlus is that Microsoft can provide new features for Office apps on a regular basis, through monthly updates.  More …
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Dec 11 Updated feature: Office 365 App launcher
  Major Update: General Availability
We’re updating the Office 365 app launcher. We’re beginning to roll out to standard release organizations today. This message is associated with Office 365 Roadmap ID: 20465. The new Office 365 app launcher is a personalized and simple way to help your users open and switch between the apps they use most.  More …
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You can view more messages on your portal, just go to Message center.

Quickly access relevant information and functionality from the new home page—The home page has been redesigned with you and your most common tasks in mind—such as adding a user or resetting a password. The new admin center makes these items accessible directly from the home page. The home page also proactively surfaces information important to you, such as notifications from the Message Center.

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More information here – https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/skywriter/2017/12/18/office-365-weekly-digest-2017-50/


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