OFFICE INSIDER – WHAT HAPPENED IN JANUARY?

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You can find and follow all monthly Office insider new features and fixes (updates) on our blog. 👍🏻  Officer insider gets updates and new features regularly. It is important to follow these Office insider updates and use them in terms of increasing your knowledge. Now let’s take a look at what kind of changes happened in Office insider in the month of January.

 

January 29 | Version 2102 (Build 13721.20008)

Excel

Notable fixes

  • We fixed a problem where Excel would unexpectedly quit when you added a Name in the Define Name dialog.

outlook new iconOutlook

Notable fixes

  • We fixed an issue that caused the encryption icon to fail to display for emails sent using the Encrypt Only option.

msproject new iconProject

Notable fixes

  • We fixed an issue where projects with long Cyrillic names could not be opened through Project Center.

 

 

January 22, 2021 | Version 2102 (Build 13714.20000)

Excel, PowerPoint, word new iconWord, outlook new iconOutlook

Government customers: Apply sensitivity labels to your documents and emails

Sensitivity labeling features are now available for customers in the GCC and GCC-H environments.

Learn more >

Excel

Notable fixes

  • We fixed an issue where certain charts using discontinuous ranges of cells would not load when files are re-opened.
  • We fixed an issue where Excel would fail to launch or crash unexpectedly if certain Windows Security exploit protection settings (SimExec, CallerCheck) are in use.

PowerPoint

Notable fixes

  • We fixed an issue related to displaying emojis with color.

word new iconWord

Notable fixes

  • We fixed an issue that prevented real-time typing and presence from being restored after loosing internet connectivity for a period of time.
  • We fixed an issue with coauthoring.

January 15, 2021 | Version 2101 (Build 13707.20008)

outlook new iconOutlook

Share emails in Teams

You can now share emails into your Microsoft Teams chats and channels.

Visio

Premium content library now available

The premium content library is now available in Visio. Easily insert icons and Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) files into your Microsoft Visio documents. Once they’re in place, rotate, color, and resize them with no loss of image quality. This feature is already available in other Microsoft Office apps like PowerPoint and Word.

Learn more >

Word

Notable fixes

  • We fixed an issue where running the VBA macro ExportAsFixedFormat2 fails with an error stating “Presentation (unknown member) illegal value.”

Project

Notable fixes

  • We fixed an issue where when a cost resource was assigned to a milestone task, baseline cost didn’t rollup correctly.

January 8, 2021 | Version 2101 (Build 13704.20000)

Word, outlook new iconOutlook

Dictation updates

It’s now easier to create content with your voice with the new dictation toolbar, voice commands, and auto-punctuation support.

Excel

Notable fixes

  • We fixed an issue where Preview of embedded Excel range in PowerPoint shows incorrect size.

January 1, 2021 | Version 2101 (Build 13624.20002)

Excel, word new iconWord, PowerPoint 

Mandatory Labeling 

Admins can now require users to label their documents and emails with the new Mandatory Labeling policy. To enable this feature, admins can use the M365 Compliance Center and set up a labeling policy that “Require users to label their documents and mails.” To disable this feature, admins can remove the label policy.  

word new iconWord 

Notable fixes 

  • We fixed an issue when editing a commenting post with @mention. 
  • We fixed an issue to make Modern comments more robust. 
  • We fixed an issue with nested scrollbars in the comments pane.
  • We fixed an issue with comment drafts disappearing when creating a new Word instance. 

PowerPoint 

Notable fixes

  • We fixed an issue with Merge Shapes working with text. 

outlook new iconOutlook 

Notable fixes

  • We fixed an issue and now Outlook can take advantage of an Exchange server setting that suppresses the display of the Exchange Online Archive Mailbox to end users. 

OneNote 

Notable fixes

  • We fixed an issue that addresses a rendering issue affecting OneNote. 

 

We compiled all the new features and fixes in January in Office insider.
Hope to see you in our other articles, bye bye. 🙋🏻‍♂️
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