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Add a colleague to a chat with chat history

Kurt Bolsens
15/03/2021

We’ve all been there: while you’re chatting with some colleagues, you suddenly realise that one colleague isn’t in the conversation yet. You could add this person by using the @ function, but then they wouldn’t see anything that was said before they were added. Luckily, Teams can help you out here.

What are data categories in Power BI?

Johan Vermeire
09/03/2021

During our trainings for new Power BI users, we often notice that they don’t always realise how much creating a correct data model could help them. For example:

  • Data are read quicker
  • Calculations are executed faster

People often import data straight from the source into the model, map out the necessary relationships and start creating the visuals.

Share information more efficiently by forwarding e-mails to Teams

Tom Van 't Veld
12/01/2021

Say goodbye to copy-pasting text! Would you like to share information from an e-mail with your Team in a more efficient way? Just forward it to the Teams channel you’d like to share it in.  

Working digitally during the COVID crisis: sore points and solutions

Janne Maes
05/01/2021

COVID-19 has impacted us all on a personal as well as a professional level. Over the past months, many organisations have actively started working online and rolled out Teams. Unfortunately, efficiently transitioning into a digital workplace often proves to be a challenge, and some of the advantages offered by the newly implemented tools remain unused.

What’s the difference between the Teams app and Teams Desktop?

Kurt Bolsens
15/12/2020

Teams is available in three versions: you can install it on your PC, go to www.office.com and log in with your O365 account to access the Teams web app, or install the app on your smartphone of tablet.

Create custom tags for specific mentions in Teams

Kurt Bolsens
08/12/2020

Microsoft Teams lets you use @mentions by default. With this feature, you can mention a team to let every team member receive a notification, such as @demoteam.

Create OneNote notes based on an Outlook meeting

Kurt Bolsens
01/12/2020

Did you know that OneNote is connected to several other Office applications?

Save time with Quick Steps in Outlook

Kurt Bolsens
24/11/2020

Do you often perform the same series of actions on one e-mail, such as flagging it, marking it as unread, dragging it to a folder or assigning (or removing) a category to it? Do you often send the same e-mail to the same people?

How to add a SharePoint library to a Teams channel

Kurt Bolsens
18/11/2020

Not all information in a SharePoint Team site is useful or should be accessible for all members of a team in MS Teams.  A solution for this would be to expand the Team site with extra libraries that are only accessible for certain members.

Tips for managers during the migration to Microsoft 365

Janne Maes
03/11/2020

Organisations are environments of constant growth. How can they continue to improve themselves and their market positions? In most cases, new technology such as Microsoft 365 is the answer to this question. But it’s not enough to just focus on the technical aspects of change; the human aspects are at least equally important. Fortunately, many managers keep this into account during a change process.

How should you as a manager properly start and direct such a change project? We’ll give you 10 tips to keep in mind when your organisation gets started with Microsoft 365. 

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