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Using Microsoft Teams

Posted March 12, 2020

Teams is a college-supported platform for connecting synchronously with students and other staff members. You do not need to request that a Team be created in order to use the Teams app for communication and collaboration with students and colleagues. Detailed documentation for teaching with Teams is available here: https://techdocs.blogs.brynmawr.edu/8297 Getting Started Getting Started: What is […]

Meetings and Web Conferences with Skype for Business

Posted March 11, 2020

Skype for Business is the LITS supported solution for: Video and audio conferencing with Bryn Mawr and/or outside attendees (including calendar integration) Webinars (included recording) Internal instant messaging (for those who elect to use it). Skype for Business is a different product than consumer Skype.  It is built on a different platform and allows much […]

Using OneDrive

Posted May 22, 2016
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OneDrive for Business is Office 365’s cloud storage platform, providing a place in the cloud where you can store, share, and sync your work files. You can update and share your files from any device with OneDrive for Business. You can even work on Office documents with others at the same time. This post provides […]

Task and Contact Sharing

Posted May 22, 2016

Office 365 allows sharing and options for tasks and contacts. Most task and contact sharing will require setting up and using the Outlook Client. However, once set up, sharing and delegation can be used from the Outlook Web App. Although the initial setup is a bit more complicated than you may be used to, the […]

Calendar Sharing and Delegation

Posted May 22, 2016

Office 365 allows many email sharing and delegation options for calendars, from allowing public viewing, to allowing another individual to completely manage a calendar (delegation), including scheduling as or on behalf of the calendar owner. These documents are meant to get you started. If you need assistance, please request an appointment to consult with a […]

Email Sharing and Delegation

Posted May 22, 2016

Office 365 allows many email sharing and delegation options for email, from sharing the Inbox or another folder, to allowing another individual to completely manage a mailbox (delegation), including sending as or on behalf of the mailbox owner. If you are trying to share your mailbox with someone else, some options may require setting up […]

Using Office Online

Posted May 19, 2016
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Office 365 gives you the ability to create, edit, share, and collaborate on Word, Excel, and PowerPoint and OneNote files via Office Online. Office Online offers the ability to create and edit documents within your browser, anytime and anywhere with an internet connection. Though the online versions of Office software not contain all of the advanced features of […]

Subscribing to the LITS Blog Via Email

Posted September 14, 2010