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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 User Profile properties

The User Profile service contains information about user objects in SharePoint Online. The User Profile service contains configuration options for the service, as well as the properties of the user objects themselves (such as name and email address). To manage the User Profile service, you'll need to access it through the classic SharePoint page:

  1. Navigate to the SharePoint Admin Center through any means (for example, Microsoft 365 Admin Center | Admin Centers | SharePoint).
  2. Select Classic features.
  1. Select Open under User profiles, as shown in the following screenshot:
  1. The User Profile Service application page should be displayed:

Once you've logged in, there are a few core tasks you'll need to know about to successfully administer the User Profile Service, specifically for MS-300:

  • Managing User Properties
  • Managing User...