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Deploying Microsoft 365 Teamwork: Exam MS-300 Guide

By : Aaron Guilmette
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Deploying Microsoft 365 Teamwork: Exam MS-300 Guide

By: Aaron Guilmette

Overview of this book

The Microsoft MS-300 exam is designed to test the knowledge and skills of administrators in deploying, configuring, and managing SharePoint Online, SharePoint Server, SharePoint Hybrid, OneDrive for Business, and Teams. This book offers up-to-date coverage of the important topics based on the MS-300 exam and features question answers and insider tips to help you prepare for certification. Written in a clear, succinct way, the book starts by helping you configure and manage SharePoint Online. You’ll then delve into OneDrive for Business, right from managing users and groups, through to monitoring sharing and security. Further chapters will guide you through working with Teams, with an emphasis on managing identity authentication, resolving issues with the service, and even observing usage patterns. Later, you’ll get up to speed with workload integrations, covering the Yammer business communications platform, before moving on to understand how to integrate Microsoft Stream with SharePoint, Teams, and Yammer. Finally, you’ll learn to develop data governance and user adoption strategies. By the end of this book, you'll be well-versed with SharePoint Online and have learned the essential techniques and concepts you need to know in order to pass the MS-300 certification exam.
Table of Contents (24 chapters)
Assessment Answers

Configuring a Teams messaging policy

Messaging policies are used to determine what channel and chat messaging features are available. By default, all users inherit the global policy. Its settings can be edited and will apply to all users (as well as new users moving forward). You can also create additional messaging policies and apply them to individual users.

To create a messaging policy, follow these steps:

  1. Launch the Microsoft Teams admin center ( and select Messaging policies from the left-hand side rail:

  1. Click + Add to create a new messaging policy or select an existing policy to modify.
  2. Add a name and description for the policy, and then select which options to enable or disable for the policy. Click Save when finished:

The following table lists the features that can be enabled or disabled per policy:

Option Settings