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Microsoft 365 and SharePoint Online Cookbook

By : Gaurav Mahajan, Sudeep Ghatak
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Microsoft 365 and SharePoint Online Cookbook

By: Gaurav Mahajan, Sudeep Ghatak

Overview of this book

Microsoft Office 365 provides tools for managing organizational tasks like content management, communication, report creation, and business automation processes. With this book, you'll get to grips with popular apps from Microsoft, enabling workspace collaboration and productivity using Microsoft SharePoint Online, Teams, and the Power Platform. In addition to guiding you through the implementation of Microsoft 365 apps, this practical guide helps you to learn from a Microsoft consultant's extensive experience of working with the Microsoft business suite. This cookbook covers recipes for implementing SharePoint Online for various content management tasks. You'll learn how to create sites for your organization and enhance collaboration across the business and then see how you can boost productivity with apps such as Microsoft Teams, Power Platform, Planner, Delve, and M365 Groups. You'll find out how to use the Power Platform to make the most of Power Apps, Power Automate, Power BI, and Power Virtual Agents. Finally, the book focuses on the SharePoint framework, which helps you to build custom Teams and SharePoint solutions. By the end of the book, you will be ready to use Microsoft 365 and SharePoint Online to enhance business productivity using a broad set of tools.
Table of Contents (22 chapters)

Collaborating on a notebook

Microsoft 365 provides a note-taking application to capture notes during meetings. OneNote lets you capture ideas in any form, including typed text, a link, an image, an embedded video, or even handwritten text. To collaborate on a writeup, follow the instructions in the next section.

Getting ready

Microsoft OneNote is primarily a note-taking application. Its simple user interface allows it to be used as a canvas or a notebook. It supports both handwriting and typed text. In OneNote, users can create notes that include text, tables, pictures, and drawings. You can add links to your notes with a web page, a link to Office documents, and more. Your work is automatically saved as you go along.

OneNote offers a very good platform for channeling your creativity. As a member of the Microsoft 365 group, you get access to a team notebook, which lets you create and share team notes and capture team meeting minutes.

How to do...