What’s new in Office 365 – Windows Desktop


office.com/setup Blogs: As an Office 365 subscriber, you regularly get new and improved Office 2016 features. Take a look below to see what’s available to you today.

Take a visual tour of updates released in Version 1704 (Build 8067.2115).

If you’re an Office Insider, check out the What’s new for Office Insiders page instead.

Enhanced writing assistance with Editor pane

Use the Editor pane for advanced spelling, grammar, and writing styles recommendations. It’s built to be accessible with improved support for assertive technologies.

New in: office.com/setup


Focused Inbox

www.office.com/setupFocused Inbox help you focus on the emails that matter the most to you. It separates your inbox into two tabs: Focused and Other. Your most important emails are on the Focused tab while the rest remain easily accessible, but out of the way, on the Other tab.

New in: office.com/setup


Personalize the default PivotTable layout

microsoftSet up a Private-table the way you like, and start with that layout every time you create a new PivateTable.

New in: ms Excel


Quickly access your sites and groups

www.office.com/setupUse the File menu to work with documents, workbooks, and presentations, and stored in your frequently used sites and groups.

New in: ms Word ms Excel ms PowerPoint


Insert recent links

office.com/setupEasily attach hyperlinks to recent cloud-based files or websites, and create meaningful display names for people using screen readers.

New in: Word Excel PowerPoint Outlook

Narrate a recording

setup.office.comInclude a video of yourself narrating when you make a recording of a presentation. Recordings can include animations, ink, audio, and video.

New in: PowerPoint

Quick drop-down for setting predecessors

office com setupUse the Gant chart drop-down to choose which predecessors or successors you want to link to.

New in: Project

Join the Excel Community

Learn how to use Excel, discuss your work, shared tips and tricks, and connect with experts who build and use the product.

New in: Excel

Find third-party stencils

office 365Search for third-party stencils provided by selected content providers.

New in: ms Visio

NOTE: If you use Office 2016 at work, the availability of the features above may vary based on your company’s update policies.