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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 and Managing OneDrive for Business

In this chapter, we will learn how to configure and manage OneDrive for Business. Though it bears a similar name, the consumer OneDrive service (formerly known as SkyDrive) is not the same one that's used for OneDrive for Business.

If you have managed SharePoint in an on-premises capacity, you'll probably be familiar with My Sites. OneDrive for Business is the same feature in Office 365. The user interface components are a little different (namely, the OneDrive for Business sync client), but the service-side setup is remarkably similar in fact, there are still many references to "Personal Site" or "My Sites" in the SharePoint Online Admin Center.

In this chapter, we'll examine the following key areas of OneDrive for Business configuration and management:

  • Managing settings in the OneDrive...