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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)

Posting messages

Yammer gives you the opportunity to share your ideas and opinions with the rest of the company. Yammer allows you to post messages, images, and announcements and run polls. If you want, you can associate your message with a topic. You'll learn more about posting messages in the next section.

Getting ready

Anyone in the company can post a message. They can post messages to All Company or any publicly available group.

How to do it...

To post a message, do the following:

  1. Go to the Yammer home page.
  2. Choose the group you want to post the message to.
If you post a message without selecting a group from the navigation bar, it is posted in the All Companygroup by default.
  1. Type your message in the text box provided on the home page:

  1. You can also upload an image or run a poll and post it in a group: