Microsoft Office

Microsoft Struggling To Keep Up – throttling

Work at home is impacting Microsoft just like everyone else. They have to keep limiting/changing things. OneNote:OneNote in Teams will be read-only for commercial tenants, excluding EDU. Users can go to On...

Updated Microsoft Office Apple Compatibility – New Microsoft Office Software Review | BVA IT Consulting Blog

Microsoft is showing off its new updated Office software and its surprising capabilities of working well with Apple. The Office team at Microsoft have updated its features for Word, Excel, Powerpoint, OneNote, ...

DirSync on a Domain Controller – Now you Can…

The Active Directory Sync tool [DirSync] can now be installed on an Active Directory Domain Controller (DC).  You must fist have to install version 6553.0002 or newer. The process of installing DirSync on a DC ...

Troubleshooting Lync for Mac Sign-in Fails with Apple OSX Yosemite | BVA INC. emPowering Your IT –

There is a known issue with Lync clients with new Apple OS called Yosemite.  The Lync for Microsoft Office 2011 (with Office 365 or Lync on premise) no longer will sign in, the potential fix is listed below. Pr...

Chrome Extension Opens Microsoft Office Docs In the browser window

For those of you users out there who are running Google Chrome beta, there is a beta extension in existence called Chrome Office Viewer that will actually let you open Microsoft Office documents in Chrome. Curr...

Excel 2013 Features

Excel 2013 features What’s new in Excel 2013? Below is a quick assessment of some of the new features you will find in Excel 2013. 1 – Complete Smooth – Move between any ranges of cells 2 – Flash Fill Feature...

Office 2013 Features

Office 2013 is full of a variety of new features, some of you are probably wondering why there are so many changes and what can I do with this software? Microsoft added some cool new tricks that I wanted share...

CalCheck

Ever have problems with items within an outlook calendar becoming corrupt, or it is just acting quite strange? Well Microsoft has released a utility that is  called CalCheck that allows you to check your outloo...

Microsoft Office 2013 SkyDrive

BVA emplyees see the perks of Microsoft Office 2013 but one awesome new feature we noticed was SkyDrive. With this you can share documents from anywhere with the cloud storage and even allows them to edit at th...

Office 365 Will Include 2013 Product Versions- Exchange, SharePoint, Lync, and Office

The Office 365 update that includes the 2013 product versions of Exchange, SharePoint, Lync, and Office will be available February 27th.  This is a fundamental shift in our business that began several years ago...