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Microsoft Office 365 Administration Cookbook

By : Nate Chamberlain
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Microsoft Office 365 Administration Cookbook

By: Nate Chamberlain

Overview of this book

Organizations across the world have switched to Office 365 to boost workplace productivity. However, to maximize investment in Office 365, you need to know how to efficiently administer Office 365 solutions. Microsoft Office 365 Administration Cookbook is packed with recipes to guide you through common and not-so-common administrative tasks throughout Office 365. Whether you’re administering a single app such as SharePoint or organization-wide Security & Compliance across Office 365, this cookbook offers a variety of recipes that you’ll want to have to hand. The book begins by covering essential setup and administration tasks. You’ll learn how to manage permissions for users and user groups along with automating routine admin tasks using PowerShell. You’ll then progress through to managing core Office 365 services such as Exchange Online, OneDrive, SharePoint Online, and Azure Active Directory (AD). This book also features recipes that’ll help you to manage newer services such as Microsoft Search, Power Platform, and Microsoft Teams. In the final chapters, you’ll delve into monitoring, reporting, and securing your Office 365 services. By the end of this book, you’ll have learned about managing individual Office 365 services along with monitoring, securing, and optimizing your entire Office 365 deployment efficiently.
Table of Contents (16 chapters)
Chapter 14: Appendix – Office 365 Subscriptions and Licenses

Configuring live event settings

You can configure a couple of settings that will apply to every live event hosted by your organization. In this recipe, we'll look at configuring them.

Getting ready

You must be a global or Teams administrator to complete the steps in this recipe. For the second setting, you need a third-party video service. If you don't have one, just skip that setting.

How to do it…

  1. Go to the Microsoft Teams admin center at
  2. Select Meetings | Live events settings:

    Figure 9.26 – The Live events settings link in the left-hand navigation menu of the Microsoft Teams admin center

  3. For Support URL, type the URL you want users to access if they need support during a live event. For Third party video distribution providers, only toggle it to the On position if you have a third-party distribution provider. Currently, only Hive and Kollective are supported in this setting and you'll be asked...