Questions tagged [microsoft]

Questions about Microsoft web applications on a broad level. Do not use in addition to more specific tag or tags (e.g. see tag wiki) where sufficient.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
0answers
7 views

How long does it take for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and Operations on-premise to change from status Deploying to Deployed in LCS?

I'm new to Microsoft Dynamics 365. I am deploying the On-premise Finance and Operations to Sandbox environment from LCS. Its now 24hrs hours and its still saying deploying. So my worry is how long ...
0
votes
0answers
6 views

Set expiration on Microsoft OneDrive shared link

I want to share a document that doesn't follow our global settings of expire after 30 days. When the document is shared we would like to set a custom expiration for each document shared. For example, ...
1
vote
1answer
78 views

How do I add a folder shared with everyone in Onedrive to my account?

I use OneDrive for Business (through my university). My adviser shared a folder with me. I subsequently received an e-mail which said in the subject line "[my advisor's name] shared the folder "[...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Do not auto hide Toolbar in Project Web App

Is there a way I can pin the toolbar of Microsoft Project Web App — highlighted in the image blow with a red rectangle surrounding it — for it not to auto hide itself?
1
vote
1answer
14 views

Why doesn't Skype want to acknowledge working in Firefox? [closed]

Skype has a web interface at web.skype.com that implements both voip and video calls, alongside chatting, and it all works well. Officially, it claims to work only in Google Chrome and Edge. Tech-...
1
vote
1answer
809 views

Microsoft Forms: How can I create a form programmatically?

Is there a way to create a new Microsoft Forms form programmatically? I've checked Microsoft Flow and PowerApps, to no avail. If there is a public API for Forms that supports form creation, that ...
1
vote
0answers
239 views

Outlook.com Web App Recovery Code

Call me paranoid, but if someone gained access to my recovery code (either physically, or via spyware as I printed it out), would they be able to permanently lock me out by changing my security info (...
1
vote
0answers
85 views

Why do Microsoft websites default to Polish on my work network?

I originally asked this on Super User, but it was ruled off-topic there and referred to here. I'm in Belgium. When I open MSN, no matter what browser or what machine I use, it's opened using pl-PL ...
1
vote
1answer
23 views

I hit a bug when trying to report a bug regarding Visual Studio to connect.microsoft.com

Having created an account and signed in I go to https://connect.microsoft.com/VisualStudio and receive this message: The only "submit a bug" button I can see is on the microsoft.net native page ...
2
votes
1answer
77 views

Why do Microsoft and LinkedIn text me from the same number?

I recently enabled two-factor authentication everywhere I could, and many sites now text me when I log in. Nearly every company texts from a unique number, as I would expect. However, Microsoft and ...
2
votes
1answer
841 views

Where to manage an email account set up through Microsoft Small Business?

I've redesigned a website for a client and am soon to set it live. However, his business emails appear to be hosted with Hotmail and I need to create a couple of new email accounts. He has told me ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

Synchronise Exchange Calendar and Google Calendar

I'm trying to synchronise an Exchange Calendar into a Google Calendar that I have set up through an account I just made. What I'm trying to accomplish is, on the back end of seeing my Google Calendar, ...
12
votes
1answer
654 views

Why does live.com limit passwords to 16 characters? [closed]

I wanted to register a @live.com e-mail address, but it says it can't register an e-mail address having a password that contains more than 16 chars. Why? So that it would be easier to get the real ...
8
votes
2answers
193 views

How can I migrate Documents from MS Office Live to Google Docs?

Is there a easy way to migrate a large number of MS Office Live documents to Google Docs? Does Google has some tool for that?
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Export Exchange emails to Google Apps accounts?

I'm migrating several Exchange email users to a Google Apps for Business account. Some of these users read all their email in the Exchange webmail interface. I'd like to transfer their mail over to ...
1
vote
1answer
562 views

Transfer MSN Live ID

Microsoft offers a function to change the Live ID (the email that registers the Live ID) to another. I wonder if I changed the Live ID, will my friends' that added me to MSN will update their Friend's ...