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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)

Searching with Bing Search

Bing is a web search engine that is owned and operated by Microsoft. If you have a Microsoft 365 work account and you perform a search from within Bing, you can also get results from your organization in addition to the usual web results that are returned by the search engine. Of course, all of this is available to you in a multitude of browsers across a variety of device types.

This recipe will show you how to use Bing as your one-stop search engine for not only bringing back public results from the web but also the results from within your organization's Microsoft 365 environment. For illustration purposes, we will use the same scenario that we did in the Advanced Search in SharePoint Online recipe, earlier in this chapter. As a product design engineer, I am working on a design proposal for a new product. In the recent past, I remember that a similar proposal was presented by one of my colleagues, Irvin Sayers. I liked the proposal and...