Office 365 Updates for April 2016

Jim Naroski’s latest video highlights what’s new in Office 365 for April 2016. Updates include Excel updates including the Get & Transform feature, free Office 365 training videos, SharePoint 2016, Project Server 2016, Skype for Business updates, Security Updates preview, new Office 365 Admin Center with Admin Center Reports, and FastTrack customer services to help organizations transition to the cloud.

For more information, visit Microsoft’s Office Blog.

Get & Transform in Excel 2016 and Power Query Add-In

Query in Excel 2016

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Get & Transform is a new set of features in Excel 2016 that provides quick and easy data gathering and shaping capabilities. Learn more with Microsoft’s Getting Started with Get & Transform in Excel 2016 guide. Since its release, Microsoft has continued to make updates to the Get & Transform feature set for Office 365 subscribers. Excel 2010 and Excel 2013 can also take advantage of these new features and updates by downloading the latest Power Query for Excel add-in. Learn more about Power Query with Microsoft’s Introduction to Power Query for Excel.

Comparing Office for Mac 2016 with Office 2013 and 2016 for Windows

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Office for Mac 2016 users can check out the links below to see how Office for Mac applications compare to Office 2013 and 2016 for Windows.

Excel for Mac 2016 and Excel 2013 and 2016 for Windows

Word for Mac 2016 with Word 2013 and 2016 for Windows

PowerPoint for Mac 2016 with PowerPoint 2013 and 2016 for Windows

 

10 Ways Office 2016 Can Improve Productivity

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Microsoft Office 2016 was designed to improve productivity. TechRepublic recently outlined ten interesting and productivity-enhancing new features in Office 2016.

  1. Real-time co-authoring
  2. OneNote notebook sharing
  3. Simplified document sharing
  4. Smart attachments
  5. Clutter for Outlook
  6. Better version history
  7. New chart types in Excel
  8. Power BI
  9. Delve
  10. Purchase choices

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