Microsoft is bringing some main updates to its video conferencing platform, Groups. In response to a report by Digital Developments, Microsoft has detailed the brand new adjustments on the Microsoft 365 Roadmap. Among the options that Groups customers can count on are higher search expertise — folks, solutions, recordsdata and extra.
Aside from this Microsoft is including a brand new function that may enable assembly organisers to assign particular presenters to Breakout rooms. Groups will get a brand new toggle button in Breakout rooms settings that may enable customers to entry this function. “By taking management from Breakout rooms administration panel, appointed presenters will likely be allowed to carry out Breakout room operations as supervisor or assembly organiser, in addition to becoming a member of Rooms as Breakout Room supervisor,” Microsoft defined on the Microsoft 365 Admin centre.
Microsoft can also be including a brand new part on the high of the autosuggest ends in search.
The brand new options are anticipated to return in September and November 2021.
One function that’s anticipated to return this month to Groups is the Prime Hits part. As per Microsoft, the Prime Hits part will autosuggest probably the most related outcomes throughout folks, chats, recordsdata, and different content material saved or shared within the app. With Prime Hits, you possibly can look forward to finding what you looked for sooner because the function provides one other layer to the search algorithm employed in Groups.
Ever because the pandemic started, Microsoft has tried to make Groups fashionable by including a slew of options to the platform reminiscent of video calls, file sharing and extra. A couple of month again, Microsoft made it potential for Groups customers to merge the work and private accounts in the identical app on the similar time