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On the Twelfth Day of Christmas…The Waffle Brings to Me: Bookings

- 6 min read-Shari Oswald
Celebrate the countdown to Christmas with 12 tech-delicious offerings from Shortcut Shari. Learn to use Bookings in this first article to reserve calendar time for festivities and work.

How to Create Mail Flow Rules That Reduce Outlook Meeting Notifications

- 14 min read-Thilak Kumar Singh
This “how to” article shows how to create Microsoft 365 mail flow rules that reduce Outlook meeting-related notification emails using the Microsoft 365 Exchange admin center and Windows PowerShell. It also teaches you how to test these rules using Outlook on the web. Besides giving you the necessary details, it includes a 9-minute video version.

TekkiTalk With Vesa Juvonen: SharePoint and Tekkigurus

- 1 min read-Christian Buckley
In this TekkiTalk, host Christian Buckley chats with guest Vesa Juvonen, Principal Product Manager for the M365 and Power Platform Community team at Microsoft, about the evolution of the Patterns and Practices (PnP) community, and how Microsoft continues to invest in open source and community initiatives.

The Best Way to Predict the AI Future Is to Create Copilot Safely

- 6 min read-Lesley Crook
On November 1, 2023, world leaders met in the UK at the first Ai Safety Summit to discuss the future of Ai. Microsoft announced Copilot for Work, both with goals to identify and eliminate risks, create worldwide frameworks with measures that increase AI safety to be used for good globally.

Using Microsoft Migration Manager to Migrate Content to SharePoint Online and OneDrive

- 14 min read-Brian Alderman
Microsoft Migration Manager is a powerful intuitive centralized management tool that is used to streamline data migration to Microsoft 365. Migration Manager uses automated features and robust security measures while minimizing downtime to ensure a smooth migration process from file shares, SharePoint on-premises, and cloud-based services like Dropbox and Google Workspace.

Prebuilt AI Builder Models in Power Platform

- 26 min read-Roy Kiprop
See how to use prebuilt AI Builder models in Power Platform, specifically in Power Automate and Power Apps, to develop intelligent, innovative solutions that increase operational efficiency at the personal and business level. Examples of models include receipt processing, invoice processing, ID reader, sentiment analysis, key phrase extraction, language detection, and more.

Microsoft Loop: A First Look

- 9 min read-Christoph Twiehaus
Microsoft Loop is a relatively new product whose focus is unique among Microsoft 365 apps. As such, it might be a little confusing for newcomers, even if they have used every other Microsoft app out there. This article will explain how you can achieve a new level of collaboration with Loop that is not limited to app boundaries, and give you all the information you need to start using it.

TekkiTalk with Ragnar Heil: Microsoft 365 Governance

- 1 min read-Christian Buckley
In this TekkiTalk, host Christian Buckley chats with guest Ragnar Heil, M365 Apps & Services MVP and the Global Director of Partners and Alliances at Rencore, about the importance of Microsoft 365 Governance, especially with the continued content growth and "sprawl" across Microsoft Teams and SharePoint.

OneDrive GPO: Set the Sync App Update Ring

- 4 min read-Hans Brender
Explore OneDrive Group Policy's role in managing synchronization app updates through three rings—Insider, Production, and Deferred. This policy, configurable via Group Policy mechanism, impacts update deployment intervals and ensures consistent configurations across devices.

Enhance Active Directory Security with Tiering, Part 4

- 1 min read-Mahdi Tehrani
In the previous three parts of this series on Active Directory tiering, I helped you understand tiering and how Tier 1 and Tier 2 should be implemented. This video is for the Tier 0 section, which is the most important part of the tiering because you’ll learn how to perform the segregation for the most sensitive servers of your environment. In this video, I will also present a way to have different subcategories of servers, and then you can implement this concept in your Tier 1 as well.

TekkiTalk With Susan Hanley: Engaging With the Miscrosoft 365 Community

- 1 min read-Knut Relbe-Moe
In this TekkiTalk, host Knut Relbe-Moe chats with guest Sue Hanley, a seven-years-running Microsoft MVP. Sue emphasizes the inclusiveness of the Microsoft 365 Community, and encourages people to contribute by speaking at conferences and sharing their expertise. She also shares advice for overcoming the fear of public speaking, and discusses the importance of work-life balance, emphasizing that it's possible to have both over time.

How to Create an Interactive Map in Microsoft SharePoint Lists

- 9 min read-Giuliano De Luca
Learn how to take advantage of List View Column formatting in order to create an interactive map. Full source code is included on GitHub along with a video it you want to see how to build this in a SharePoint list.