Office 365 is Microsoft’s cloud based collaborative suite of apps. Office 365 focuses on accessibility to documents and communication, mobility, and team collaboration. This course will provide an overview of the apps available in Office 365. Learn the core features of Office 365, how they can simplify your workday and make your team more productive.
What is Office 365?
Microsoft Office 365 is a Software as a Service (SaaS) solution that includes Microsoft Office and other services, such as email and collaboration, from Microsoft's cloud server. Office 365 is an integrated experience of apps and services, designed to help you pursue your passion and grow your business. Get apps like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and more, updated monthly with the latest features and security updates. Use cloud-powered email to reach customers and coworkers wherever work takes you.
Outlook On The Web
Outlook on the web is the browser-based email client for users to access email, calendars, tasks and contacts from Microsoft's on-premises Exchange Server and cloud-based Exchange Online.
SharePoint is a document management and collaboration tool developed by Microsoft. It's basically an intranet and content management system that is used for internal purposes to assist with bringing an organisation together.
Planner enables users and teams to create plans, assemble and assign tasks, share files, communicate and collaborate with other users, and receive progress updates via various means on the Office 365 platform. Each new plan created in Planner automatically creates a new Office 365 group.
Sway is a new app from Microsoft Office that makes it easy to create and share interactive reports, personal stories, presentations, and more.
Just like many other offerings from Microsoft, Flow is a new app that is part of Office 365 suite. It is included in most of Office 365 subions and can be accessed via Office 365 app launcher. It allows you to automate business processes by building workflows based on certain triggers and actions.
Microsoft Forms is a new part of Office 365 Education that allows teachers and students to quickly and easily create custom quizzes, surveys, questionnaires, registrations and more. When you create a quiz or form, you can invite others to respond to it using any web browser, even on mobile devices.