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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)

What this book covers

Chapter 1, Overview of Microsoft 365, provides an overview of Microsoft 365.

Chapter 2, Introduction to SharePoint Online, provides an introduction to various aspects of working with SharePoint Online in general.

Chapter 3, Working with Modern Sites in SharePoint Online, explores sites in SharePoint in greater detail.

Chapter 4, Working with Lists and Libraries in SharePoint Online, dives deep into content management in SharePoint.

Chapter 5, Document Management in SharePoint Online, explains how to manage documents and files in SharePoint.

Chapter 6, Term Store and Content Types in SharePoint Online, discusses the workings of taxonomy in SharePoint.

Chapter 7, OneDrive for Business, covers various aspects of OneDrive and its sync client.

Chapter 8, Search in Microsoft 365, shows you how to search for content across Microsoft 365 in the optimal way.

Chapter 9, Office Delve, shows how to discover and view content focused on you, your work, and the people you work with.

Chapter 10, Microsoft 365 Groups, describes how to work with Microsoft 365 groups.

Chapter 11, Microsoft Teams, explains how to make calls, set up meetings, and collaborate using Teams.

Chapter 12, Yammer – The Enterprise Social Network, explains how to communicate within interest groups.

Chapter 13, Power Automate (Microsoft Flow), demonstrates how to automate business processes.

Chapter 14,Power Apps, provides steps to build online forms by connecting to various data sources.

Chapter 15, Power BI, demonstrates ways to visualize and analyze information.

Chapter 16, Power Virtual Agents, describes how you can build powerful chatbots.

Chapter 17, Planner, shows how to build and manage a task board.

Chapter 18, Custom Development – SharePoint Framework, provides an overview of custom development in SharePoint and Teams.

Chapter 19, Microsoft 365 on Mobile, covers the mobile apps available for Microsoft 365 applications.

Appendix, discusses additional topics that are not covered in the rest of the book.