O365 Update: Terminology used for Office 365 Groups, Distribution Lists, and Security Groups are Changing

Microsoft OfficeWe’re updating terminology used across your Office 365 admin center, Exchange admin center, and Azure admin portal to provide you with a more consistent experience when interacting with groups and distribution lists. We have begun gradually rolling this change out to Targeted Release organizations, and we anticipate that the rollout will be completed worldwide by the end of June.

This message is associated with Office 365 Roadmap ID: 30574.

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O365 Update: Office 365 Groups Created from Microsoft Teams will be hidden from Outlook by Default

Microsoft OfficeBased on your feedback, we’re improving how Office 365 Groups display across the Office 365 suite. New Office 365 Groups generated as a result of creating a team in Microsoft Teams will no longer show in Outlook by default. This change will result in a more tailored experience in Outlook by removing groups which are predominately used in Microsoft Teams. For organizations that want to continue with the existing behavior of showing these groups in Outlook, an Exchange Online PowerShell cmdlet will be provided which can enable the group for the Outlook experience. This message is associated with Office 365 Roadmap ID 26955.   Read More…

O365 Update: Drag Messages from your Personal Mailbox to the Group Mailbox

Microsoft Outlook

With Outlook on the web, you can now drag and drop emails into group mailboxes.
When you drag an email message from your personal mailbox to the group mailbox, any group member will be able to read it and participate in the conversation. The group will be added to the To line automatically so group members can continue to read and respond to subsequent replies.

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