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New feature: Digest email for groups in Outlook
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Veröffentlicht am : 23. Mai 2017
Läuft ab am : 30. Juni 2017
Digest email for groups in Outlook is a new Office 365 feature. You'll begin seeing this feature in the coming days.

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Digests are hard to pull off well. Too long and they just become another case of too much information. Too short and they don't provide enough info to be useful.

 

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Well, if I'm subscribed to a Group, I will receive conversations/calendar items directly in my inbox anyway? Or am I reading this wrong? :)

Is something like this possible - and how:

 

When a new organizational department is created in AD (and subsequently synced to AAD), an Office 365 Group is automatically created with all the usual associated services? And vice versa - when a department is d

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IMHO, you have to automate both scenarios by using PowerShell / Microsoft Graph API
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When the user starts creating new Office 365 Group (Microsoft Teams/Yammer) and he chooses international display name of this group in Yammer or Teams app, the group e-mail address is created in international IDN format.

 

For example, we are in Czech and u

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This a really great question and I would like to know also the answer because some Spanish caracters and I can think in german ones could fall under the same situation...

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Hello, one of my customer actually trying to onboard every user in the organization to one Yammer Group which is linked to Office 365 Groups. We manage to automate onboarding for new users. But how to get current users, which are about 2500 people to this

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Instead of issuing a separate Add-UnifiedGroupLinks call for every licensed user, you could try grabbing a batch of users and combining them into a single Add-UnifiedGrou

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Office 365 groups have the limitation of 1000 users as members. So maybe you wanna split the group into 3 parts and start adding users. Please read more about limitations

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Hi everyone.  I'm getting myself in a bit of a pickle over access controls on a SharePoint site which is part of a Group.  When a Group is setup, the usual Owner, Members and Visitors SharePoint access control lists are added automatically to the SharePoi

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Instead of adding users as Guest to the Group you could also invite them only to the Group site...remember you need to enable desired sharing capability for the Group sit... Read More

Any idea why we can create distribution lists with a "." in the email address (name.dep@contoso.com) but are unable to do so for O365 groups?

 

Will this be be possible in the future?

 

Thanks!

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ok, apparently it's in the works:

 

"We are in the process of rolling out support for a dot in the email alias. We will make an announcement regarding this soon. We are als

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In SharePoint, there's a web part for this... How can I embed a graph in Excel on my Group team site page?

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Try the following:
(1) Upload the Excel file to the document library
(2) Open the Excel file in the browser
(3) Click on Share in Excel Online and click on Embed
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So, I'm trying to wrap my head around my current problem and could use a little help.

What we have:

 

  • Office 365 with a verified custom domain (e.g. contoso.com)
  • Exchange 2013 onPrem
    • also the MX records for contoso.com point to the onPrem environment
    • therefore
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I asked Mr. Van Hybrid about this issue. Here's his response:

 

So, I'm trying to wrap my head around my current problem and could use a little help.

What we have:

 

  • Office 36
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I would log a call with Microsoft support and get some help to work through this scenario. It is definitely supported to have Office 365 groups synchronized back to an on

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When creating an expiry policy for groups using Set-AzureADMSGroupLifecyclePolicy you can specify if this policy should apply to 'All', 'None', or 'Selected' groups using the -ManagedGroupType parameter.

 

If this is set to 'All' how does this interact with

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For me, the fact that we have only one policy is limiting, as is the lack of exclusions. I hope they change it based on feedback, but for now the best we can do is to use

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 Hi all.  We have an Office 365 Group set up for a project.  It has 2 document libraries (DocLibA & DocLibB).  I'd like to share library DocLibB with some external users who are advising on the project, but ensure they can't see anything else in the group

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Well...this is something you can definitively do since in the end you have SPO behind the scenes....so you could potentially stop permission inheritance in the doc librar... Read More

There doesn't appear to be any message moderation options for Office 365 Groups, when will this be added?

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AFAIK, there is not moderation feature for Groups and it's not currently listed in the roadmap so it's very difficult to answer your question...I recommend you to visit u... Read More

Looking for some clarification on expected behaviour of the O365 Groups Naming Policy. Using details via

https://support.office.com/en-gb/article/Office-365-Groups-Admin-help-3f780e8e-61aa-4287-830d-ff6209cbc192?ui=en-US&rs=en-GB&ad=GB we have applied poli

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The fix for this issue is deploying, and based on what customers have told us, the fix works when it's avaiable in thier region. If you PM your tenant details, we can loo

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I think this is via design. A single group naming policy exists in the Exchange Organization configuration that is applied to both Exchange groups and Office 365 Groups.

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Hi Nicholas, I have tested this and I have the same issue. Thank you for notifying because this will also become a serious problem for some implementations that I am work

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I would like to provide full access to a group but I don't want the individual to receive e-mail that is sent to the group. How can this be configured?

 

Thank you for assistance,

-bs

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Then what I understand is that you only want to give access to the Group files to this user...this is something you can do by means of PowerShell (SPO Management Shell is... Read More
Is the user external or internal? And what part of Groups do you want them to use/access?
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We have guest access to Office 365 Groups enabled at tenant level. So group owners can invite people outside the organization to their Office 365 group. The external guest can access the SharePoint site of the group to which he was invited as expected.  H

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If you do some investigation, I'm guessing you'll find a lot of these sites that your guests can get to have been shared with 'Everyone' when they should have been shared

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When I schedule a meeting for an Office 365 group with Outlook 2016 desktop, I want to include/associate meeting notes in OneNote. I assumed that clicking on the OneNote icon in the meeting request ribbon would allow me to specify the notebook associated

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I noticed the same thing the other day when demoing OneNote with a newly created Office 365 Group.

 

I am also curious that when you click the OneNote icon on the Outlook m

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Hello Everyone,

 

Do anyone has information when  will be Microsoft extending groups naming policy to planner, teams and Yammer by implementing it at Azure AD level? As of now if we implement prefix or suffix, it is only affecting through outlook. Is it sti

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Yes it's on the roadmap and we are still working on it and we'll provide an update at Ignite, please stay tune

It's not even GAd yes, wait for Ignite I guess...

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I stumbled across an issue when removing a member from an Office 365 Group. It wont acctually remove the schedueled group meetings from the users personal calender when being removed from the Group. 

 

 

Our teams collaborate in Office 365 Groups and also ad

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Why would it remove it? It's pretty much the same as with any other shared resource, you dont get your documents removed from SPO libraries for example. If it's a feature

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We're wondering if there is demand for a group with membership hidden from members _and_ non-members alike. One possible scenario is an enrichment group for employees, where the company doesn't want the employees to be able to easilly capture and then dis

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Just wondering if this has this been implemented yet? We need to be able to hide member lists from members within the same group. We are a school district, and some of ou

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I think that it is OK for members in a group to be able to view each other. As you note, if the group is active, people will realize who is in it because they see the nam

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Hi Eric, thanks for reaching out. Yes, I've been asked this by customers and there is a need for certain scenarios as you say. If one could be able to hide the list of me

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Hi all,

 

We've completed an enhancement with the Azure Active Directory team which will now enforce mailNickname to be unique across all Office 365 Groups within a tenant. This will help ensure resiliency across the tenant and facilitate smooth sync scen

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Is it possible to create Office 365 groups created via Team Sites, Planner, Yammer, Stream and Teams with a unique display name? If yes, How?

 

We would like to prevent the

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Shouldn't Groups make sure that the mail nickname is unique across all types of mail-enabled objects rather than just inside its own set? Having a synchronisation clash w... Read More

Yes, great

Thanks!

Super a lot of people were waiting for this!

I am getting the following error. Can someone please tell me what I'm doing wrong? I'm a Global admin in the tenant.

 

Connect-PnPMicrosoftGraph -Scopes "Group.ReadWrite.All","User.Read.All"

PS C:\Scripts> Get-PnPUnifiedGroup
Get-PnPUnifiedGroup : Exception o

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Hi Dean,

 

I just tried here but I get no errors. If you execute the cmdlet as said, and if you still receive the error, can you enter 

 

$error[0].Exception.StackTrace

 

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Does the std Get-UnifiedGroup powershell cmdlets work?

I cannot figure this one out.

 

We have 3 users on different machines with Office Pro Plus (2016) on Windows 7 (fully patched) that cannot add users to O365 Groups through Outlook. They can view, create, and delete groups, but cannot add members to the grou

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What build of Outlook 2016 are they running?

This is similar issue for us.  I'm way out in front of our business users on 1707 Build 8326.2076 (first release for current channel - insider slow).  We control the vers

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What kind of user are you trying to add, external/guest user? In any case, try via OWA.

Good Morning,

 

I have a query, regarding 'Site Usage' within Sites that are created via 365 Group creation.

 

1) Is there a feature that controls these differently than Site Collections created purely from SP.

 

2) Is there a reason site visits are not recorde

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My 2 cents here:

1) Site usage feature is the same for any SPO site no matter if we are talking about a classic SPO Site or a modern one

2) I have seen this before and I th

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If you've deleted an Office 365 group, it's now retained by default for a period of 30 days. Within that period, you can now restore the group and its associated apps and data via a new PowerShell cmdlet.  For additional information please go to https://aka.ms/groupssoftdelete

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Is it possible to restore a group if the domain name of the group has been removed from the tenant since deletion of the group?

 installed AzureADPreview 2.0.0.127 and Windows management Framework 5.0 on windows 7 64bit.   But when I run Get-AzureADMSDeletedGroup, I get "The term 'Get-AzureADMSDel

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Hi Chris,

 

Once the 30 days is over, I understand that the group will be purged. 

 

Is it still possible to submit a help ticket to Microsoft within 14 days after 30 days to

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My test team doesnt appear to have restored. For this to work and when creating a team is there a pre-requisite of a group for that team already existing? Therefore, (1) ... Read More

I tested the restore process and found that everything came back pretty quickly.  I could access the restored Group in Outlook on the Web almost immediately.  The SharePo

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Hi,

 

When we create a new modern group this is not being added to the outlook client, but will show up at O 365 portal, is there a way to force it to appear at Outlook?

 

The ones created as @domain.com will not show in  outlook, but the ones created as  @do

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Outlook need to query the autodiscover information for the domain in order to get Groups, if they appear fine for the default domain but not for custom ones, it means tha

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It might happen that it takes some time since you create the Group in the Office 365 portal and it gets propagated in Outlook. It's just a question of time and AFAIK ther... Read More

I applied O365 group retention policy about 3 or 4 months ago.  After I deleted some of O365 groups, it deleted O365 groups, but it left SharePoint sites associated with O365 groups. 

When I run Remove-SPOSite command, I get "This site collection can't be

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Raise a support ticket, see what the engineers come up with.