Category: Tribe Tips & Tricks

โœ” We have always had the option to Reply toposts in a Teams channel โœ” We can now also Reply to posts in Teams Chat ๐Ÿ˜Ž This is useful when an excitable colleague messages you in Teams Chat and sends multiple messages ๐Ÿ’ฌ๐Ÿ’ฌ๐Ÿ’ฌ๐Ÿ’ฌ before you have answered the first one Use the Reply option to […]

Make replacing an existing image easy by using the Change Picture feature. Replace an existing picture without the effort of deleting the original and then inserting, resizing and positioning the new picture. In this example we use the From Clipboard… option to replace the original image with an image copied from another document ๐Ÿ˜Ž ๐Ÿ•ต๏ธโ€โ™€๏ธYou […]

Simplifying a photo is a great way to ensure your audience is focused on the part of the photo that you intend. Busy backgrounds can be distracting and cause a photo to look out of place in your presentation PowerPoint has three methods for simplifying a photo, in the right situation, all are useful and […]

Now that Teams is the de-facto App for communication, many of us spend more time crafting Teams posts than emails.Letโ€™s spend a minute looking at how to win at Teams posts. ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธ Quickly start a Teams chat from anywhere in Teams without reaching for your mouse ๐Ÿšซ๐Ÿญ a. Press CTRL+N b. Begin typing the name […]

When working on something critical it is useful to have no interruptions for a few minutes. Microsoft encourage us toย schedule focus time in ourย calendars, but sometimes we need focus time now! Hover your mouse pointer over the Teams app in the system tray to switch to Do Not Disturbย (to switch off notifications) or another status […]

Word Online and modern versions of the Word desktop app are now capable of proofreading your documents for inclusiveness ๐Ÿ˜Ž` The inclusiveness feature can help you avoid bias in your writing based on age, culture, ethnicity, gender and more. ๐Ÿ•ต๏ธโ€โ™€๏ธ There are lots of other useful settings in the same place including “Cliche” that helps […]