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Microsoft 365 Fundamentals Guide

By : Gustavo Moraes, Douglas Romao
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Microsoft 365 Fundamentals Guide

By: Gustavo Moraes, Douglas Romao

Overview of this book

With its extensive set of tools and features for improving productivity and collaboration, Microsoft 365 is being widely adopted by organizations worldwide. This book will help not only developers but also business people and those working with information to discover tips and tricks for making the most of the apps in the Microsoft 365 suite. The Microsoft 365 Fundamentals Guide is a compendium of best practices and tips to leverage M365 apps for effective collaboration and productivity. You'll find all that you need to work efficiently with the apps in the Microsoft 365 family in this complete, quick-start guide that takes you through the Microsoft 365 apps that you can use for your everyday activities. You'll learn how to boost your personal productivity with Microsoft Delve, MyAnalytics, Outlook, and OneNote. To enhance your communication and collaboration with teams, this book shows you how to make the best use of Microsoft OneDrive, Whiteboard, SharePoint, and Microsoft Teams. You'll also be able to be on top of your tasks and your team's activities, automating routines, forms, and apps with Microsoft Planner, To-Do, Power Automate, Power Apps, and Microsoft Forms. By the end of this book, you'll have understood the purpose of each Microsoft 365 app, when and how to use it, and learned tips and tricks to achieve more with M365.
Table of Contents (18 chapters)

Using standard templates

Microsoft has done a lot of things when it comes to providing users with a way to build their apps and learn from the experience of their engineers, specialists, tech influencers, and community members.

A result of that is that since Power Apps was launched, we now have available a set of templates already built and ready to be used and customized by users who are going to work with this platform.

This is a great way to either learn from a complete production-ready app by looking into the pages, components, and formulas used to solve a specific problem that this app is designed for, or to help us build our app by customizing and using some of the things that those templates have.

In all cases, using templates is a great way to learn and rapidly deliver something to your end user.

Categories of templates that can be found

There are pretty much two categories of template apps that can be found in the templates built by Microsoft's team –...