Microsoft 365 Announcements

Update on External Email Banner Notification

Date: October 2, 2020 To: Infotech From: ITS Ed, Awareness & Culture Re: Update on External Email Banner Notification Dear colleagues, On September 30, Information Technology Services (ITS) introduced an external email banner notification on all emails originating from outside of the University’s systems. The goal of this initiative is ...
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External Email Banner Notification Broad Launch – September 30

Date: September 24, 2020 To: U of T Faculty, Staff and Students From: Information Security and Enterprise Applications and Solutions Integration Re: External Email Banner Notification Broad Launch – September 30 Dear colleagues, As you may be aware, since March 2020 Information Security and Enterprise Applications and Solutions Integration have ...
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Some users may receive unexpected Test notifications on their mobile devices

Users may receive notifications that state: “FCM Messagess : Test Notifications”. Microsoft is currently analyzing detailed forensics within the Teams mobile notification infrastructure to identify the cause of impact. This issue may potentially impact any user with Microsoft Teams installed on a mobile device ...
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Microsoft rolls out new Teams updates for September

This month, the University of Toronto community can expect to see several updates to their Microsoft Teams experience. With these updates come several new and useful features that will enable staff and faculty across the University to make the most of their online meetings.  The most significant of these updates is the introduction of new Teams ...
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Retiring the Discover view from OneDrive web

Microsoft will be retiring the Discover view from the OneDrive Website beginning August 2020. Instead Microsoft recommends finding files across your organization by using Search, which is where they will continue to invest in further improvements over time. Users will no longer be able to find the Discover view in ...
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