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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)


OneNote is a note-taking application that actually deserves a chapter of its own. The application is rich with features that make it possible to capture ideas, thoughts, and tasks at any time on any device. Since it's part of the Microsoft Office Suite of Applications, it integrates seamlessly with Outlook, Microsoft Teams, and other Microsoft Office apps and services. You can take notes in OneNote during an Outlook or Teams meeting.

OneNote components

OneNote is comprised of notebooks that contain sections and pages. If you are using the OneNote app, the notebooks get synced with OneNote online if and when you are connected to the internet. You can share a notebook with your colleagues to share an idea or meeting notes.

Sections within the notebook are like chapters in a book:

Taking notes

Besides digital notes, OneNote also supports handwritten notes (using a stylus) and audio/video notes. It can...