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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)

Joining a Yammer group

The idea behind Yammer is that you can subscribe to subjects that you're interested in. You can do so by joining groups of your choice. Although you can see messages posted in all groups, you areonly notified about messages posted in the groups that you have joined. The following steps will explain how you can join a group within your organization.

Getting ready

By default, you can join any group within your organization. However, certain groups may be "private," which limits the membership to a selected set of individuals. To join these groups, you need to send a request to the administrator.

How to do it...

To join a Yammer group, do the following:

  1. Log in to the Yammer home page.
  2. Use the search bar to look for a group or click Discover more groups:

  1. Yammer will suggest some groups that might interest you based on...