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Office 365 - FAQ - Questions Asked During the Parkland Kickoff Campaign

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  • Can I create groups within Skype for Business (formerly Lync)?
    • Yes, please refer to: Document 50859 is unavailable at this time.





  • Will the Office 365 link to 25Live?
    • Not currently but it may in a future version of 25Live.








  • Can documents be shared with a student that doesn’t have Office 365?
    • If you want to allow access to the file without requiring the user to sign in, deselect “Require sign-in”. You will want to deselect this if the recipient does not have a Microsoft account.
      Please refer to: Office 365 (Online) - Sharing a Document


  • Can Linux be used to access the Office 365 web client?
    • The operating system does not matter. The Office 365 web client just needs a supported web browser.
      Refer to this article for more information: Office 365 (Web) - Compatibility



  • Will email addresses change?
    • No, email addresses will remain as is.


  • In regards to the calendar, is there an option to select different days, like Ad Hoc?
    • No, if you have an ad hoc appointment, the recommendation is to cut and paste.



  • Instead of potentially three email addresses, will there only be one?
    • To be determined


  • Does student email go into Cobra? What will happen to the Cobra instructor email?
    • To be determined






  • Does this work on a PC or a Mac?
    • Yes, Office 365 will work on both PCs and Macs.



  • Do you have a room for 25Live?
    • This issue is still being addressed.















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Owner:Jason G.Group:Parkland College
Created:2015-06-30 14:15 CDTUpdated:2015-07-06 14:47 CDT
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