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Microsoft Ignite – Day 5: Latest and Greatest

My debut Ignite experience has been awesome! The scale of and breadth of what Microsoft is delivering is very exciting. The announcements in the security and compliance aspects of SharePoint and OneDrive are of high importance to Content and Code and our clients....

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Microsoft Ignite – Day Four: Year of Yammer

Yammer is no longer the ugly stepsister, she’s coming to the party and she’s looking fabulous! One of the biggest announcements this year at Ignite was not that I ate my weight in macaroni cheese, but that 2020 is going to be the ‘Year of Yammer.’ I for one could not...

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7 tips for Microsoft Teams adoption

Teams represents a new way of working. It’s a modern communications and collaboration platform. It’s a hub for channel and thread-based conversations. It supports live and streamed events. File-sharing and real-time instant chat. All of this surfaced in a single user...

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What is Microsoft Managed Desktop?

Microsoft Managed Desktop (MMD) provides the best experience for users managed by Microsoft. MMD is a subscription-based service which can help to overcome business challenges such as coming away from complex Legacy systems which are making digital transformation too...

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How to apply Office 365 labels

One way of classifying documents in SharePoint is by associating them with labels. Labels help us retain, delete or not delete/edit documents in Office 365. We can have Office 365 labels for say: Documents that need to be retained for a certain amount of time e.g....

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Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards 2019

Content and Code (an IT Lab Group Company) recognised as finalist for 2019 Microsoft Customer Experience and Modern Workplace Transformation Awards respectively. Content and Code (an IT Lab Group Company) are today delighted to announce that we have been named...

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Accessibility – Inclusion For Everyone

Over 10 million people in the UK are registered as disabled. More than one billion people around the world need assistive products to enable independence and productivity. The shocking reality is that only 1 in 10 people actually have access to these kinds of...

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Getting group users using UnifiedGroupsUtility Class

PnP Core online framework provides a fantastic class called “UnifiedGroupsUtility” which has several methods related to groups. It uses Graph Service to do all the operations. In this post we will be looking into to how to get the users in a particular group. High...

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Intune MAM: Managing Corporate Data on BYOD

In 2019 the use of Bring-your-own-device (BYOD) is becoming more and more prevalent in the modern workspace. End-users now expect to be able to use their own devices for both business and personal use. They expect a seamless user experience as well. The question that...

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How to build a Microsoft Teams Communications Plan

Microsoft Teams is by far one of the hottest new platforms on the market now. It’s safe to say, now that the dust has settled, that this is Microsoft’s most disruptive innovation in recent years. Teams is revolutionising the way users work with one another by giving...

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Announcement: Content and Code will be joining IT Lab

Today we're delighted to announce that Content and Code will be joining IT Lab. The coming together of these two great companies represents an amazing opportunity for our clients. We've always been about changing the way the world works. Helping our clients digitally...

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Ignite Announcements: Modern SharePoint, Teams, Search

Continuing with our top announcements from Ignite, we saw again Microsoft focus on the improvements around Modern Teamwork capabilities and a renewed effort to improve the modern SharePoint experience. We mentioned in our first Ignite announcements post that Microsoft...

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Day 1 – Microsoft Ignite Keynotes and Announcements

We’re excited to have a dedicated team from across Content and Code in attendance at this year’s Microsoft Ignite in Orlando, Florida. We were very keen to ensure that we covered all basis this time round. To ensure that we can add value to each and every one of our...

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Our Microsoft MVPs in the Spotlight

We’re incredibly proud at Content and Code to have such a wide-ranging skill set amongst both our technical and operational staff. But following the arrival of our third Microsoft MVP, Vardhaman Deshpande, who has been recognised for his tireless efforts and thought...

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Should you fear the rise of Shadow IT?

Shadow IT, sounds pretty harmless right? But in reality, it can pose quite a few risks to your organisation if ignored and left unmanaged. What is Shadow IT? The term Shadow IT applies to hardware or software which is used within a business without the authorisation,...

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Firstline Workers and the Modern Workplace

Before we go into more detail about how a digital workplace can be a huge a benefit to Firstline workers, let's look at who Firstline workers are and what they do. Who are Firstline workers Firstline workers, also known as front-line, mobile or even deskless workers,...

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