Print this page Share

Office 365 For Dummies, 2nd Edition

ISBN: 978-1-119-26531-3
336 pages
May 2016
Office 365 For Dummies, 2nd Edition (1119265312) cover image


Collaborate on documents in real time

Utilize social networking in your daily tasks

Increase productivity and grow your business

Create a virtual office anywhere

If you want to get your head in the cloud and get up to speed on the features in Office 365, you've come to the right place. Inside, you'll learn step by step how to use email, take advantage of SharePoint Online for collaboration, communicate with team members using Skype for Business, get work done with the latest version of Office Online, and how to make a plan for effectively migrating your company to Office 365.


  • Understand cloud technology
  • Dive into SharePoint
  • Get social at work
  • Learn about Office Online
  • Skype at work
  • Set up online meetings
  • Work from anywhere
  • Free up IT resources
See More

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Part 1: Recognizing the Cloud Momentum 5

CHAPTER 1: Getting to Know the Cloud 7

CHAPTER 2: Moving to the Office 365 Cloud 25

Part 2: Getting Connected and Getting Social 39

CHAPTER 3: Unleashing the Power of Exchange Online 41

CHAPTER 4: Giving Your Productivity a Boost 51

Part 3: Exploring SharePoint 67

CHAPTER 5: Collaborating Has Never Been This Easy! 69

CHAPTER 6: Going Beyond Websites with SharePoint and OneDrive for Business 89

CHAPTER 7: Integrating the Mobile Experience 105

CHAPTER 8: Demystifying SharePoint Online Administration 121

CHAPTER 9: Understanding SharePoint Online Development 139

Part 4: Diving into Office Online 149

CHAPTER 10: Introducing Office Online 151

CHAPTER 11: Getting into Word Online 159

CHAPTER 12: Plunging into Excel Online 171

CHAPTER 13: Powering Up PowerPoint Online 181

CHAPTER 14: Figuring Out OneNote Online 191

Part 5: Instant Messaging and Online Meetings 201

CHAPTER 15: Getting Empowered by Skype for Business 203

CHAPTER 16: Making Your Presence Count 213

Part 6: Preparing to Move 223

CHAPTER 17: Meeting Office 365 Requirements 225

CHAPTER 18: Planning for Your Office 365 Implementation 233

CHAPTER 19: Implementing Office 365 247

CHAPTER 20: Managing Office 365 259

Part 7: The Part of Tens 275

CHAPTER 21: Ten Signs It’s Time for You to Move to Office 365 277

CHAPTER 22: Ten Office 365 Value Propositions 285

CHAPTER 23: Ten Tips for Increasing Productivity with Office 365 293

Glossary 301

Index 305

See More

Author Information

Rosemarie Withee is President of Portal Integrators LLC (www.portalintegrators.com) and Founder of Scrum Now (www.scrumnow.org), the first Philippine based Scrum organization with locations in Seattle, Washington and Laguna, Philippines. She is the lead author of Office 365 For Dummies (Wiley, 2016) and SharePoint 2016 For Dummies (Wiley, 2016).

Ken Withee
 is President of Portal Integrators LLC (www.portalintegrators.com), a professional services firm specializing in Microsoft SharePoint, SharePoint Online, and Microsoft Office 365. He is the author of SharePoint 2013 For Dummies and Microsoft Business Intelligence For Dummies. Ken has more than 12 years of professional computer and management experience working with a vast range of technologies. He is a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist and is certified in SharePoint, SQL Server, and .NET.

Jennifer Reed is the founder and president of Cloud611, a Seattle-based company offering IT consulting products and services. She is author of Office 365 for Dummies, Migrating to Office 365 for Dummies, and Office 365 for Higher Education. She holds a bachelor's degree in Economics. Jenn is a PMI-certified project management professional, a Certified Scrum Master, and a Microsoft Certified Professional in Office 365 administration.

See More

This Title is Part of the Following Set

by Andy Rathbone, Rosemarie Withee, Ken Withee, Jennifer Reed
US $39.99 Buy
See More

Related Titles

Back to Top