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Microsoft Teams and SharePoint News – still not working as it should be..

The SharePoint Tab – When you add the News page; You can’t navigate between news – there is no “back” button (technically there is, but, it’s on the upper left – outside of my tab/screen). Wouldn’t it be better to have some navigation into my tab?  Related to the news tab – there is a difference between the web and the client version. With the web version, I can add a piece of news, while, with the client version, there

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Microsoft Teams – Channel creation with emoji: The SharePoint folder creation trigger doesn’t work as expected.

One of the biggest enhancements within Office365 that you can use emoji’s everywhere. You can use any of the Windows emoji characters in Office 365 labels, classification labels or even as Channel names.. But there is a little bug with the SharePoint provisioning engine. If you have 2 channels with the same name (in occurrence “conference”) but you add an emoji to one of them, Teams-wise this works perfectly because the names are different, the provisioning engine will create the

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Thrive conference 2019 is the best place for you

Thrive conference 2019 is the best place for you to be on November 12 – 13th. Why would someone decide to attend conference in Slovenia? There is numerous excellent reasons for that: Incredible speakers lineup – only TOP experts, renowned international speakers & consultatnts Sessions delivered in English “Ask the expert” sessions Pre-conf full day tutorials – 11th November 10th Anniversary Perfect opportunity to get in touch with top experts 2 full days of great content for only 550 € excl VAT Including warm meals (2x lunch

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My Microsoft Regional Director Candidacy Results

Hi Gokan, Congratulations, your nomination has been accepted to the Microsoft Regional Director program!  I am pleased to welcome you to this worldwide community of technology thought leaders and thank you for being a part of this community. As you know, competition for admission to this program is intense and renewal is not extended to everyone year to year.  Your selection is a tribute to your deep technical and business knowledge, community leadership, and ability to connect with Microsoft customers, partners, and

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Microsoft Planner in 2019 – here is my wishlist

Date has been adapted to 08/05/2019 so it comes as first article We’ve deployed Office 365 Planner and gave access to a very specific user group at a customer of 5K seats. The user group is composed of 10 Business Analysts, 3 IT Pro’s, 6 Developers and 3 managers. Here is their feedback after a week of R&D – and also my WISHLIST to improve or add in Microsoft Planner: Not being able to _search_ in huge plans and buckets. Users were searching for

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Script to check the performance of your SharePoint Online Requests

I’d like to share with you a little script that i’m always using at customers for checking the response time of my Modern SharePoint sites. What you have to do is to change the Path, EndDate and Urls to have results in your CSV 🙂 Enjoy! and here is the result. I could see as an example that the root site opening is faster and a specific document library.

Listen, Breath AND Consider how employees do their work – Build an Intelligent Digital Workplace on top of Office365

Defining a Digital Workplace for any organization without knowing the business requirements and budget is irrelevant in 2019, as still today, for many of us the digital workplace era still didn’t happen. The real question is, is a Digital Workplace based on the Microsoft Ecosystem a Buzzword? A Revolution or a Reality? A Buzzword? I really don’t think so, as more than 13.200.000 results are returned by Google​ and More than 11.200.000 results are returned by Bing. So, definitively it’s

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Modern Workplace Conference 2019 – We are back

This is a small post to announce that I’m glad to announce the return of the long awaited (longer than Game Of Thrones) #Microsoft365 (-collaboration focused) Conference in Paris! The organization team is still the same, but, the only addition we did is adding Estelle Auberix as a content owner for the Azure Track – as within the mobile first cloud first era we do expect a lot of Azure content in our pipeline. Estelle is an Entrepreneur and consultant

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Here are my sessions from the SharePoint Conference

I’d like to invite you all to SharePoint Conference in Las Vegas. The SharePoint Conference is THE major event where Microsoft announces their roadmap for SharePoint and of course the full Microsoft (Office 365) collaboration suite! There will be over 150 of the best speakers at the event and even if the conference is named SharePoint Conference, it will cover Office 365, Planner, Microsoft Teams, Microsoft Flow, Yammer, and almost all the products in Office 365 that interreact in a

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Going back to Vegas for SharePoint Conference 2019!

I’m humbled (-and excited) to announce that I’ll be speaking at the at the SharePoint Conference 2019 in May 21st to 23th, at the MGM Grand.More than 200 sessions, insightful keynotes and amazing workshops that will give you all things necessary that you need to adopt, build and manage SharePoint and Office 365.  Don’t be too late get the chance to attend the 200+ Microsoft and community-led sessions only available to conference attendees. SharePoint Conference North America Discount Code:  When Registering, use code

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