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Microsoft Teams: Education and Government have to wait

Microsoft pulled back the covers on Microsoft Teams, their answer to Slack, in New York today. For more information about Teams, take a look at the official blog post on the Office blog as well as Brad Sam’s article over at Petri, “Microsoft Unveils Teams, Its Slack Competitor.” I admit that I’ve never used Slack …

Microsoft Accounts and the Catch 22

Nothing makes my head hurt like trying to bring some order to my Microsoft Account situation.  Like many people, I have a trail of Microsoft Accounts, although to be honest, some started life as Live accounts and Passport accounts. I have my Hotmail account, multiple accounts using my work email in its various incarnations, as …

Quick Step for reporting Non-Spam

Using Outlook Quick Steps to Report Spam & Non-Spam to Microsoft

Tony Redmond talked about “How to report spam that arrives in Office 365 to Microsoft” on his Thoughtsofanidlemind blog today.  He covers reporting spam messages by forwarding header information to Microsoft. I commented on the post that Microsoft also provides their Junk E-mail Reporting Add-in for Outlook, an easy way for end users to submit messages for analysis.  We …

Office 365 Wave 15 Notice

Office 365 upgrade to Wave 15 is on its way

A few days ago I received an email letting me know that my Office 365 tenant will be upgraded to Wave 15. I’m a bit surprised that I’m due to be upgraded. Since my domain is a Friends & Family tenant, I figured I would be at the back of the line for upgrades. Hopefully …