2019 CW 49 Microsoft 365 Roadmap changes

from 12/02/2019 to 12/08/2019

121 Microsoft 365 Roadmap Items were changed and 31 Microsoft 365 Roadmap Items were added

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Changed Property: RM Description

RM ID RM Title Old Value New Value check before
59001 Office 365 Message Encryption: updates to enhance authenticity of OME emails We are planning on rolling out a few updates to Office 365 Message Encryption that is aimed at enhancing the authenticity of Office 365 Message Encryption emails. Please read below the upcoming updates and the related actions to prepare for these changes. ? Updated email layout to recipients who receive the branded experience ? OME Portal emails and one-time passcode (OTP) emails can be sent from your organization's domain. ? Improvements to reduce likelihood of mail servers marking OME mails as spam Other updates in the release include capturing NDR from OME portal emails. We are planning on rolling out a few updates to Office 365 Message Encryption that is aimed at enhancing the authenticity of Office 365 Message Encryption emails. Updates include an updated email layout to recipients who receive the branded experience. OME Portal emails and one-time passcode (OTP) emails can be sent from your organization's domain. Improvements to reduce likelihood of mail servers marking OME mails as spam Other updates in the release include capturing NDR from OME portal emails. 12/31/2019
55102 Enhancements to Office 365 Quarantine Notifications and Alerts With this change, the email template used for end-user-spam notifications will be modified to conform with other Microsoft email templates. As part of the change, end-users will need to navigate to the Quarantine Portal within the Security and Compliance Center to take actions, such as release message. Also with this change, a new alert is being added for Malicious email detected. With this, admins will be able to configure an alert to notify them when an end-user has a malware or phishing message quarantined. We'll be gradually rolling this out to customers in early October 2019, and the roll out will be completed worldwide by the end of October 2019. With this change, the email template used for end-user-spam notifications will be modified to conform with other Microsoft email templates. As part of the change, end-users will need to navigate to the Quarantine Portal within the Security and Compliance Center to take actions, such as release message. Also with this change, a new alert is being added for Malicious email detected. With this, admins will be able to configure an alert to notify them when an end-user has a malware or phishing message quarantined. We'll be gradually rolling this out to customers in early October 2019, and the roll out will be completed worldwide by the end of December 2019. 09/30/2019
53938 Microsoft Teams - Dynamic Emergency Calling for Direct Routing Dynamic Emergency Calling is a feature of Microsoft Teams Phone System. It uses the caller?s current location to route to a Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP), a call center operated by the local government. This feature is for the United States. This is the second release which adds support for Direct Routing users. Dynamic Emergency Calling is a feature of Microsoft Teams Phone System. It uses the caller?s current location to route to a Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP), a call center operated by the local government. The first release was for support with Microsoft Calling Plans. This is the second release which adds support for Direct Routing. Please note that configurations will differ based on local laws governing emergency calling. Please check with your local agencies for specifics. 09/30/2019
56626 Media optimization for Microsoft Teams Calling and Meetings for Citrix VDI We are delivering an optimized media experience for Microsoft Teams Calling and Meetings in Citrix on-premises, Citrix Cloud, or Azure-hosted VDI environments. We are delivering an optimized media experience for Microsoft Teams Calling and Meetings in Citrix on-premises, Citrix Cloud, and Azure-hosted VDI environments. 09/30/2019
46102 Column totals You?ll be able to display column totals and subtotals in the footer of a group or a list/library view. Users will be able to display column totals and subtotals in the footer of a group or a list/library view in the modern SharePoint experience without needing to change to classic mode. 12/31/2018

Changed Property: RM Release

RM ID RM Title Old Value New Value check before
24180 Microsoft Teams - Location Based Routing November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
26842 SharePoint: Home sites November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 02/29/2020
33497 Automated transcription services for video and audio files stored in SharePoint & OneDrive- Public Preview Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 06/30/2020
34247 Office 365 Data Loss Prevention treats files as sensitive by default until fully scanned November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 01/31/2020
44370 Microsoft Teams - Manage discovery of private teams November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 02/29/2020
46338 SharePoint: Enable modern communication site experience on classic sites Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 02/29/2020
48505 Intelligent classification for Information Governance November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
49093 Full-fidelity shared libraries in OneDrive Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 06/30/2020
49094 Recommended View on web Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 02/29/2020
50005 Enabling Modern Auth for Managed Tenants Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 12/31/2019
50217 Multilingual page publishing for Modern SharePoint. Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 02/29/2020
50224 Integrate with Azure Sentinel to define custom retention times for your discovery data November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
50228 Groups Administrator Role November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
50293 Microsoft Information Protection Labels - Classification Driven Policies with Office 365 Groups November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
50544 Outlook for iOS: Play My Emails November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
50588 Microsoft Teams - Private channels November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
50754 Advanced eDiscovery delegated access November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 06/30/2020
50794 Advanced Record Versioning in Advanced Data Governance November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
51047 Presenter and Attendee roles for Meetings in Microsoft Teams November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
51538 Updates to @mentions email notifications Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 01/31/2020
52817 Live captions in Teams meetings (preview for United States, English) November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
52962 Microsoft Intune support for derived credentials on Android November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 02/29/2020
53114 Outlook for Android: New app for Samsung Galaxy watch November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
53218 Outlook for iOS: Create a new account Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 01/31/2020
53548 Microsoft Bookings - group bookings November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 01/31/2020
53550 Enforce all Yammer groups are Office 365 Connected Groups Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 12/31/2019
53554 Yammer will use Office profiles Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 02/29/2020
53629 Enforce Yammer group creation rights Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 12/31/2019
53635 Prevent Yammer groups from being hidden from the directory November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
53935 Microsoft Teams - Teams/Skype Consumer chat and calling interop Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 02/29/2020
53995 Outlook for iOS: Suggested / inferred locations Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 06/30/2020
53996 Outlook for iOS: Accept a new proposed time to meet November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
53997 Outlook for iOS: Propose a new time to meet November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
54010 Productivity insights in Outlook powered by MyAnalytics November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
54016 Microsoft Cloud App Security for GCC High Customers November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
54017 Azure ATP for GCC High Customers November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
54285 MyAnalytics Dashboard is coming to more Microsoft 365 Government and Office 365 Government suites November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
54448 Microsoft Planner for Microsoft 365 Government DoD November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
54517 Outlook for Windows: Advanced Room Finder with filters Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 06/30/2020
54545 Outlook for Android: Meeting Insights November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
54546 Outlook for iOS: Up next November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
54547 Outlook for iOS: iPad enhancements for iPadOS Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 02/29/2020
54637 Mute meeting chats in Teams November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
54806 Outlook for iOS: Suggested replies Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 12/31/2019
54821 Updated SharePoint start page experience Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 02/29/2020
54970 Outlook on the web - personal calendar affects work availability Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 12/31/2019
55096 Azure Active Directory Global Reader role November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
55109 Microsoft Compliance Score in public preview November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
55111 Compliance solution catalog in public preview November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
55112 Migrate compliance solutions from Office 365 Security & Compliance Center to M365 compliance center November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
55369 Microsoft Teams - Pinned channels November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
55432 Zero-hour Auto Purge move to Quarantine November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
55523 Google Cloud Platform connector for Microsoft Cloud App Security November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
55557 OneDrive and SharePoint email localization November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
55706 Microsoft 365 compliance center available to Office 365 tenants November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
55754 Updating Live Events policy setting for Live Captions and Subtitles November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
56183 File hover card - conversations November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 02/29/2020
56325 Outlook for iOS: Keep notifications confidential Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 12/31/2019
56326 Outlook for Android: Keep notifications confidential Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 12/31/2019
56327 Outlook for iOS: Meeting Insights Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 12/31/2019
56352 Combining Services & add-ins, Security & privacy, and Organization profile on a single page in Microsoft 365 admin center November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 01/31/2020
56361 Tenant specific mailbox for sharing comms Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 02/29/2020
56425 Form customization in SharePoint lists and libraries November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
56457 Outlook on the web - new experience in government environment (GCC High) November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 02/29/2020
56507 Microsoft Teams - Direct Routing Enhancements November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
56508 New profile cards in both web and mobile Office 365 applications November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
56515 File hover card - people who viewed November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
56649 Outlook on the web - Automatic sensitivity labeling November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
56742 Adding malware ZAP toggle to the Security and Compliance Center November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
56755 Unverified sender available in Outlook clients November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
56781 Public Preview of Fluid Framework for Office 365 customers November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 12/31/2019
56783 Users can pin apps to the Teams left rail November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 12/31/2019
56784 Microsoft Teams - teams auto-renewal November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
56786 Microsoft Teams - Phone System Administration Enhancements November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 12/31/2019
56795 Outlook on the web - Suggested locations November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
56828 Microsoft Teams desktop app will roll to existing installs of Office 365 ProPlus and Microsoft/Office 365 Business/Business Premium (on the semi-annual channel) Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 12/31/2019
56876 Natural language processing date detection in Microsoft To Do (iOS) November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
57057 Authenticated Received Chain (ARC) is now enabled for Office 365 hosted mailboxes November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
57063 Semantic search in Microsoft Search November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 01/31/2020
57064 Acronym search in Microsoft Search November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
57065 Microsoft Search Connectors November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
57067 People search on attributes in Microsoft Search November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
57068 Microsoft Search API in the Microsoft Graph November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
57069 Microsoft Search in Bing and Edge Mobile Applications November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
57070 Bing Enterprise Homepage with Microsoft Search November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
57071 Bing Industry News with Microsoft Search November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
57072 Power BI results in Microsoft Search November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
57073 Floorplan search in Microsoft Search November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
57204 Cortana Briefing email Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 12/31/2019
57275 Microsoft Teams - Sensitivity Labels November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
57277 Outlook on the web - Access to TeamSnap accounts in calendar November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 12/31/2019
57293 Microsoft Whiteboard integration in Microsoft Teams November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
57299 Transcription in 6 additional languages November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
57310 Sensitivity labels for Teams, Office 365 Groups, and SharePoint Sites (public preview) November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
57311 Support for sensitivity labels with protection in SharePoint and OneDrive (public preview) November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
57417 Dark Mode for OneNote 2016 November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
58033 Microsoft Teams - New location for New Chat button, Recent, and Contacts tabs in Chat app November CY2019 Q4 CY2019 09/30/2019
58277 Class Insights in Teams Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 12/31/2019
34251 SharePoint sites: audience targeting in site navigation December CY2019 Q2 CY2020 02/29/2020
46338 SharePoint: Enable modern communication site experience on classic sites January CY2020 Q2 CY2020 02/29/2020
50217 Multilingual page publishing for Modern SharePoint. January CY2020 Q2 CY2020 02/29/2020
53995 Outlook for iOS: Suggested / inferred locations January CY2020 Q3 CY2020 06/30/2020
54578 Outlook for Android: Up next December CY2019 January CY2020 06/30/2020
55102 Enhancements to Office 365 Quarantine Notifications and Alerts Q4 CY2019 December CY2019 09/30/2019
59001 Office 365 Message Encryption: updates to enhance authenticity of OME emails Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 12/31/2019
46338 SharePoint: Enable modern communication site experience on classic sites Q2 CY2020 January CY2020 02/29/2020
54637 Mute meeting chats in Teams Q4 CY2019 December CY2019 09/30/2019
51047 Presenter and Attendee roles for Meetings in Microsoft Teams Q4 CY2019 December CY2019 09/30/2019
53666 Outlook for iOS: Delegate permissions December CY2019 January CY2020 02/29/2020
53667 Outlook for Android: Delegate permissions December CY2019 January CY2020 02/29/2020
56786 Microsoft Teams - Phone System Administration Enhancements Q4 CY2019 Q2 CY2020 12/31/2019

Changed Property: RM Release Phase

RM ID RM Title Old Value New Value check before
45426 To improve performance, cached files will open before syncing changes N/A Monthly Channel (Standard) 12/31/2018
46330 Open file links directly in Office desktop apps N/A Monthly Channel (Standard),Insider,Semi-annual (Standard) 03/31/2019
50759 Improvements to how Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint client) handles Properties N/A Semi-annual (Standard),Monthly Channel (Standard) 03/31/2019
53192 Page Edit Undo/Redo N/A General Availability 06/30/2019
53195 SharePoint pages: new vertical sections N/A General Availability 06/30/2019
53222 World clock & Weather updates N/A General Availability 06/30/2019
34251 SharePoint sites: audience targeting in site navigation N/A Targeted Release (Entire Organization),General Availability 02/29/2020
33624 PPT Mac Live Captions & Subtitles N/A Monthly Channel (Standard) 12/31/2018
34321 Live Captions & Subtitles in PowerPoint N/A Monthly Channel (Standard) 12/31/2018
49958 Live Captions & Subtitles for PowerPoint Online N/A General Availability 03/31/2019
46102 Column totals N/A General Availability 12/31/2018
51006 Designer for branded templates N/A General Availability 06/30/2019

Changed Property: RM Status

RM ID RM Title Old Value New Value check before
53192 Page Edit Undo/Redo Rolling out Launched 06/30/2019
53195 SharePoint pages: new vertical sections Rolling out Launched 06/30/2019
53222 World clock & Weather updates Rolling out Launched 06/30/2019
54641 Introducing the reimagined Microsoft Project! In development Launched 06/30/2019
55102 Enhancements to Office 365 Quarantine Notifications and Alerts In development Rolling out 09/30/2019
53938 Microsoft Teams - Dynamic Emergency Calling for Direct Routing In development Rolling out 09/30/2019
57293 Microsoft Whiteboard integration in Microsoft Teams In development Launched 09/30/2019
51047 Presenter and Attendee roles for Meetings in Microsoft Teams In development Launched 09/30/2019
56786 Microsoft Teams - Phone System Administration Enhancements In development Rolling out 12/31/2019

Changed Property: RM to MC Link

RM ID RM Title Old Value New Value check before
59216 Forms Repeated Phisher Handling N/A MC197185 09/30/2019
54637 Mute meeting chats in Teams N/A MC197293 09/30/2019
53938 Microsoft Teams - Dynamic Emergency Calling for Direct Routing N/A MC197416 09/30/2019
59344 Introducing File Upload N/A MC197486 09/30/2019
59386 Add additional participants to meeting chats - DUPLICATE N/A MC197451 09/30/2019

CW49 New Roadmap Items

RM ID RM Title RM Status RM Release RM Tags check before
54632 Natural Language Queries in Ideas in Excel for the Web Rolling out Insider Preview All environments,Education,Online 09/30/2019
54633 Natural Language Queries in Ideas in Excel on Windows Rolling out Insider All environments,Education,Windows Desktop 09/30/2019
54634 Natural Language Queries in Ideas in Excel for Mac Rolling out Insider All environments,Education,Mac 09/30/2019
59281 Improved Network Branding In development General Availability Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant),Yammer 02/29/2020
59282 New Publisher for Yammer Web App In development General Availability Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant),Yammer 02/29/2020
59283 Attach recently used files in Yammer In development General Availability Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant),Yammer 02/29/2020
58085 Outlook for Windows: Administrator notification of Outlook incidents In development Monthly Channel (Standard) Outlook,Windows Desktop,Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant) 06/30/2020
59250 Outlook on the web - progressive web app In development General Availability Targeted Release Limited Availability Preview Education,Exchange,GCC,Online,Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant) 09/30/2019
59319 New Yammer Home Feed In development General Availability Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant),Yammer 02/29/2020
59334 Outlook on the web - new experience in mobile browsers In development Targeted Release General Availability Education,Exchange,Online,Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant) 09/30/2019
52551 Pinned conversations in Yammer communities In development General Availability Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant),Yammer 02/29/2020
52554 Customize All Company community branding In development General Availability Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant),Yammer 12/31/2019
52555 Community cover photos in Yammer In development General Availability Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant),Yammer 02/29/2020
52556 Close a conversation in Yammer In development General Availability Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant),Yammer 02/29/2020
53118 Outlook for iOS: Search results presented in a tabbed view In development Monthly Channel (Standard) DoD,GCC,GCC High,iOS,Outlook,Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant) 06/30/2020
53120 Outlook for iOS: Top results In development Monthly Channel (Standard) iOS,Outlook,Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant) 06/30/2020
53299 Outlook for Android: Top results In development Monthly Channel (Standard) Android,Outlook,Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant) 06/30/2020
59343 Introducing Multilingual Support for Government Rolling out General Availability DoD,GCC,GCC High,Microsoft Forms 09/30/2019
59344 Introducing File Upload In development General Availability All environments,DoD,GCC,GCC High,Microsoft Forms 09/30/2019
59345 Renaming of Groups to Communities in Yammer In development General Availability Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant),Yammer 02/29/2020
59346 Pin your favorite communities in Yammer In development General Availability Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant),Yammer 02/29/2020
59386 Add additional participants to meeting chats - DUPLICATE In development General Availability Microsoft Teams,O365,Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant) 09/30/2019
57389 Teams-Outlook Email Integrations In development Monthly Channel (Standard) Microsoft Teams,Windows Desktop 12/31/2019
59410 Microsoft Teams - Number Normalization Rules In development General Availability Education,GCC,Microsoft Teams,Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant) 09/30/2019
59430 Outlook on the web - room feature card In development General Availability Targeted Release Education,Exchange,Online,Worldwide (Standard Multi-Tenant) 09/30/2019
57708 OneNote integration in Teams In development General Availability GCC,GCC High,OneNote 12/31/2019
59437 Send from proxy addresses (aliases) from OWA In development General Availability All environments,Exchange 09/30/2020
59438 Message Recall in Exchange Online In development General Availability All environments,Exchange 09/30/2020
59439 Securing SMTP Authenticated Submissions - Per Mailbox and By Default In development General Availability All environments,Exchange 09/30/2020
59440 Reply-All Storm Protection In development General Availability All environments,Exchange 06/30/2020
59441 Support for Plus Addressing in Office 365 In development General Availability All environments,Exchange 09/30/2020

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