Office on Demand

The latest revision of Office 365 includes a great feature called Office on Demand – this is available for Office 365 Home Premium, Small Business, Midsize and Enterprise. In a nutshell, it allows you to use a full version of Office programs** on a public computer without having to install anything. As soon as you … Read moreOffice on Demand

Compare All Office 365 Plans

I find that I continuously need to access this page, and I almost always have to dig around for it – hopefully this helps someone else! Bookmark this link, so you always have it: http://office.microsoft.com/en-ca/business/compare-all-office-365-for-business-plans-FX104051403.aspx If you need to update the pricing for your location, you can change the en-ca to en-us (or whatever your … Read moreCompare All Office 365 Plans

SkyDrive Pro and Office 2010

No soup for you!! I recently ran into an issue trying to synchronize a SharePoint Online document library on a client’s computer – if you clicked on the link to synchronize a library, the following error would be displayed: I’ve highlighted the clue as to what the problem is – this webpage requires a program … Read moreSkyDrive Pro and Office 2010

Google slims down, Chrome gets toned

Now, I know that Google isn’t reading my blog posts… but low and behold, several days after blogging about why I’ve left Google for Microsoft’s tender embrace, Google pushed out an update to Chrome (still my favorite browser, mind you) that streamlines the interface – somewhat. Ok, got it… One big clean homepage – recent … Read moreGoogle slims down, Chrome gets toned

Sync Multiple SkyDrive Pro Libraries

Right after my last blog post talking about increased SkyDrive Pro storage, I had Colin ask me whether or not it was possible to create a shortcut on your computer for your Office 365 SkyDrive Pro? We both already had Skydrive Pro installed and syncing with SharePoint 2013 on premise… Well, I’m happy to say … Read moreSync Multiple SkyDrive Pro Libraries

The Gift that Keeps on Giving

Microsoft recently announced some sexy improvements to SharePoint Online, and I thought I’d recap the main points and shout it out from the mountaintops – hey, I’m excited about it! Improved file upload experience: increased file upload limit from 250MB to 2 GB and expanded support for a broader range of file types. This is … Read moreThe Gift that Keeps on Giving