Microsoft Community Office Hours, Episode 32

For the 32nd episode of Microsoft Community Office Hours series, I was joined by Sean McDonough, MVP (@spmcdonough), Hal Hostetler, MVP (@TVWizard), Mike Nelson, MVP (@MikeNelsonIO), Microsoft’s Neil Hodgkinson (@Nellymo), Eric Riz, MVP (@rizinsights), and a new face: expert and trainer Shari Oswald (@shortcutshari) for a panel discussion shared via live stream in the Office 365 Community on Facebook, and simulcast on Twitter (Periscope), LinkedIn, and YouTube.

If you have any question you would like us to address, you can send them to OfficeHours@CollabTalk.com 

In this episode, we covered the following topics:

  • Official start of the live stream, good morning to everyone (after all the rave music) [4:14]
  • Where do you check to see who deleted an Office 365 Group? [9:43]
  • Why does saving my Excel file take such a long time? [17:36]
  • In Microsoft 365 Basic, do we have the ability to archive? Service description, archiving details [21:49]
  • Is it possible to give an admin a password reset role, but only for a sub-domain? [25:36]
  • When sharing a folder in SharePoint Online, can you restrict downloads for the folder instead of the file? [28:24]
  • Is there a PowerShell command to enable OneDrive version history for all users in a tenant? [31:31]
  • Is there a way to alter the date of the Cortana daily briefing e-mail so I’m notified of things upcoming as well and not just historical? [33:33]
  • Christian suggest we all purchase Windex, because all surfaces in the future will be glass…and have fingerprints everywhere [33:54]
  • This week’s t-shirt fashions [41:36]
  • Why am I unable to open SharePoint Online in SharePoint Designer 2013? [43:49]
  • Christian tells a story from his college years of sending a burning toilet down a river on a plank of foam in the middle of winter [47:51]
  • When creating a meeting in Teams, I am now no longer able to select a channel to call. [51:28]
  • Is it possible to grant permissions to file links so that people do not have to request access within Teams? [53:06]
  • Is it possible to set auto-record for recurring meetings in Teams? [56:10]
  • Does anyone know why I can’t create a Tab of my List in a Team? [58:52]
  • Why is it that the record button sometimes does not show in the Teams Meetings that I create? [1:03:31]
  • 1st world, fast ring issues = sometimes “dogfooding” sucks [1:08:36]
  • Why don’t I see my Teams when I browse for a save location for PowerPoint (and other Office documents)? [1:10:20]
  • We’re using Teams for interviews. Is it possible to pin ALL of my meeting participants in a Teams meeting, so interviewers are on one side, interviewees on the other? [1:19:32]
  • Why can’t I see the Teams breakout rooms option in my toolbar? [1:25:10]
  • Does anyone know the status of outlook “share to teams” feature?  [1:28:48]
  • How can I clean up unnecessary sections and incorrect page numbering in Word? [1:30:19]
  • Is it possible to extend a Microsoft 365 dev tenant free license? [1:32:59]

You can watch the entire recording here:

 

If you would like to join one of these sessions as a panelist or to ask questions, you can find us live streaming at 8am Pacific every Monday during this seemingly never-ending quarantine period. And remember to send your questions to us at OfficeHours@CollabTalk.com 

Christian Buckley

Christian is a Microsoft Regional Director and Office Apps & Services MVP, and the Founder & CEO of CollabTalk LLC, an independent research and technical marketing services firm based in Lehi, Utah, through which he provides fractional-CMO for partners in the Microsoft ecosystem.