Hybrid SharePoint Environments with Office 365 – What’s New?

Microsoft has released the second version of the Hybrid SharePoint Environments with Office 365 guide. Below, I will list the major changes to the document, any smaller changes (some rewording and minor text additions) will be omitted.   New content: Hybridization Patterns (pages 10 – 12)         Update: Composites (Sandboxed solutions, Forms, Workflows) (Page 15)   Moved Content: Plan Navigation and Branding (Page 17) This topic has been moved Details

SharePoint Saturday India Online: Connecting Office 365 and Windows 8 HTML/JavaScript Apps

At the recent SharePoint Saturday India Online, I was presenting on the topic “Connecting Office 365 and Windows 8 HTML/JavaScript Apps”. The sessions was all about how to get started with developing Windows 8 apps and including data from Office 365 in them, including the very important “how to authenticate against Office 365”. As promised, you can find the source code from my proof of concept app (as mentioned during Details

Article in German: My office is where I am – Mobile working for everyone with Office 365

I published an article on the Microsoft Cloud Community Switzerland site in German, titled “Mein Büro ist wo ich bin – mobiles Arbeiten für alle mit Office 365” (My office is where I am – Mobile working for everyone with Office 365). The article talks about how Office 365 allows employees to choose where they want to work, be it at home, in the office, in the train, or anywhere Details

Adding your Yammer feed to SharePoint / Office 365

A very simple scenario: you’re using Yammer and SharePoint (on-premises, hosted, Office 365), and you want to display your Yammer feed on a particular SharePoint page (without using the Yammer SharePoint Web Part, e.g. because you don’t have access to it). Here’s how:   Get the instructions Visit https://www.yammer.com/company/embed . There’s a link to a PDF file that explains the code that you need in order to integrate a specific Yammer feed Details

The new version of Office 365 is now available

While Microsoft is still presenting about the new wave of product, namely SharePoint 2013, Office 2013, Lync 2013, Exchange 2013, and the new Office 365, I will briefly share some information: First, you can test it yourself right now! Visit http://www.microsoft.com/office/preview/en/whats-new and try any of the new options (e.g. Office 365 Enterprise). Want to know how the new Office 365 TeamSite looks like? Here it is:   What has been Details

July meeting of the Office 365 International User Group

On July 24, our next meeting of the Office 365 International User Group will take place. Join us for some 2 hours packed with interesting presentations, discussions, and Office 365 awesomeness! Add this Meeting to your Outlook Got anything to ask or to discuss? Come and do so, our meetings are open for everyone and all kinds of topics. We’d love to see you there! Also visit our facebook page, Details

Getting more out of Outlook and Office 365 / SharePoint Online with OnePlaceMail

Does at least one of the f0llowing sound familiar to you? You received an email in Outlook and want to save either the email itself or its attachments to SharePoint Online (Office 365)? You have some files in your Office 365 Team Site (or anywhere else in SharePoint Online) and want to email them to somebody else? Or you want to send links to some files on SharePoint Online to Details

Updated Release: RSS Feed Web Part for Office 365

Update: SharePoint Online RSS Viewer now supports external feeds   A long overdue update for my RSS Feed Web Part for Office 365. New to the web part? Have a look at the release history: August 2011 March 2012 What has been changed? The first change was in the JavaScript code. There were some issues when you were using this web part on a secure site (with SSL), as the call Details

Updated Service Description for Office 365 for professionals and small businesses – June 2012

The Service Description for Office 365 for professionals and small businesses (the P1 plan) has received a major update. The following sections underwent bigger changes:   The section 3.1 System Requirements, was simplified. It previously contained a table with detailed requirements for a client computer, but now simply points to the official website for these   Section 3.3 Using Mobile Devices, was rewritten as follows    6.6 Offline Access with SharePoint Details

Updated Service Descriptions for Office 365 for Enterprise – May 2012 #4

Again, an updated set of the Office 365 for Enterprise Service Descriptions. Just as in January, February, early March, late March, early May, mid-May, and late May, I did a comparison of the changes. The document that has received an update this time is the Service Description for SharePoint.