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Web-based Dropbox and Google Docs integration

At my workplace people heavily use web apps for productivity, Dropbox is used as a backup solution, and Google Docs (custom Google Apps domain) is used for ocassional documents that need to be edited ...
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Select or move more than the displayed emails in Office 365’s Outlook?

When I click the checkbox to select all the emails, it selects all the emails in my view. Which means that if I have 900 emails in my inbox, and tick the checkbox, it will select… 9 emails. I would ...
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Difference between Office365 and Office Live?

I can create and edit word documents from Office Live. So what does Office365 offer??
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Can I share an Office365 Group Calendar with external users?

I've enabled external sharing in the Office365 administrative area. Users can share their own calendars with external users, which simply emails them a generic iCal URL that anyone with the link can ...
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How to get a link to an exact time in a Microsoft Stream (Classic) video?

Both on YouTube1 and Google Drive2, it is possible to create a link which starts the video at some specific time. On Microsoft Stream, when I write some timestamps into the description, after clicking ...
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How do I change the language in Office 365's Outlook?

I'm trying to change the language of my Outlook/Office 365. At the moment my version of the site is in both French and English and I am trying to make it all English. In the Settings right-side pane,...
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In Microsoft Office online, how do I hide the contacts/skype bar on the right?

I'm using OneNote Online and after a couple of minutes a fat contacts list shows up on the right showing all of my Skype contacts and their various online states, etc. I have no interest in "...
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How can I use Ctrl+A / Ctrl+E in Microsoft Office Online to navigate to Start of line / End of line?

As a power user, I'm used to being able to quickly navigate to the start of a line or field with Control+A / Control+E. This happens in Mac OS X (Cocoa) apps, in terminal programs, and even in Web ...
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Does there exist a Web-based office suite, not in the cloud? [closed]

Are there any collaborative web-based office suites that I could install on my own server? Something like Google Docs, without storing data on Google. I need at least a basic word processor and a ...
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How to gain access to office web app through windows live

I just signed up for a windows live account and according to microsoft: http://windowslivehelp.com/solution.aspx?solutionid=1a5ba36b-f9ea-412b-bc44-bd5bfada3084 I should have access to their office ...
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How do I download Office Sway album/presentation photos in bulk?

I'm looking at a Office Sway and it's used as an album, the only problem is that I can't directly download the photos in bulk. The photos don't have their own unique URL; is there any way to download ...
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What happens to my email and OneDrive if I switch from O365 business to O365 home?

I originally bought an O365 Business Premium subscription because I wanted email, invoicing and customer management. I found that the later two are only available to subscribers in the United States. ...
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How can I create events with recurrence programatically in either Google Calendar or Outlook using either Zapier or MS Flow?

I have a number of google calendars that I use to organize tasks and events, and one google calendar that I use for publicity (so others can know what I am doing, if I want them to). I found a simple ...
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Office 365 timezone for New Zealand is 2 hours too early

In Office 365, via settings cog -> your app settings -> calendar -> general -> region and time zone I've set the time zone to "(UTC+12) Auckland, Wellington" But its currently displaying 2am as the ...
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How to add a keyword rule to bounce email for certain user on Exchange Online?

We are using Office 365 email for our business. Is it possible to set up a mail rule, such that: for any incoming email to a certain user, e.g. John Lee there is a keyword in the mail subject or ...
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How do I link a sway page to another sway page

I recently checked out Microsoft Office Sway. However, I found 1 big annoyance: I could not link to a 'page', or slide. Is there any way to do this? For example, in Google Slides, I could hit CTRL + ...
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What are the differences between Office Web Apps and Google Docs? [closed]

It's unclear to me what the difference is between Microsoft's Office Web Apps and Google Docs. Are they at all similar - or is it just marketing hype from Microsoft. How would I decide which to use ...
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Can't log into Outlook because of Microsoft Authenticator code prompt

I typically use Google's applications and am less experienced with Microsoft products. A client of mine, a private healthcare business, provided me with login details for an Outlook on the Web account ...
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How can I disable "small caps" in my text in PowerPoint 365 on the web?

I have some text in a slide in PowerPoint 365 on the web. Here is the file. I want to convert my text to lower case. How can I do so? To reproduce the issue: Download this file. Upload it to ...
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Using Office 365 with Parental Controls

I'm trying to set up a child's Chromebook with parental controls active. Given that Microsoft removed their apps from Chromebook, I'm trying to allow them to access office.com online version instead. ...
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Free web app for software design/development/managment [closed]

I'm looking for some comprehensive and free web solution that can be used within a SMB related to project management and team collaboration in context with software dev. Anyone has any thoughts on ...
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Is there any web application that can be used for doing simple office desk layouting? [closed]

I am looking for a simple web application, preferably free and that can be used to edit and share a simple office/desk plan? The entire point is to be able to put names and pictures for people in the ...
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