Microsoft Community Office Hours, Episode 15

For the 15th episode of Microsoft Community Office Hours I was joined by Sean McDonough, MVP (@spmcdonough), Hal Hostetler, MVP (@TVWizard), Joel Oleson, MVP+RD (@joeloleson), and Eric Riz, MVP (@rizinsights), with our AMA discussion shared via live stream in the Office 365 Community on Facebook (

If you like this format, be sure to join us every Monday at 8am (for EMEA) and 6pm (for APAC) following the ask-me-anything (AMA) format. The AMA allows us to connect with each other and also help anyone in the community with questions about Microsoft products and services. If you have questions about Microsoft products or services, please feel free to post them here, on the FB page, or send to me via Twitter or FB direct message.

In this episode, we covered the following topics:

  • Talking about the fires in Utah and Arizona [0:41]
  • What is the process to remove an M365 license and assign it to another user? [4:49]
  • Are there OOTB reports for Outlook that can show my tasks/work completed each day? [15:25]
  • The wrong way to think about MyAnalytics — it is *not* a tool for your manager [23:03]
  • The Liam Cleary (@helloitsliam) love-fest [26:37]
  • Joel talks about the wrong approach to network security [31:05]
  • User’s mailbox creation stuck on “preparing” state [33:25]
  • Christian makes a quick plug for checking out the summary posts on his blog [36:20]
  • Eric wants to see milk shoot out of Sean’s nose (who doesn’t?) [39:04]
  • A sudden surge in activity on the Horse’s End fan page (here’s the video) [41:44]
  • Joel talks about rebranding “citizen developers” as “makers” in the Power Platform world [43:08]
  • Discussion on VR gaming, SharePoint Spaces, advances in VR/AR training [49:54]
  • Back to nature with Sean, Christian is related to John Muir [1:06:34]
  • Question about performance when making changes to user licenses [1:14:02]
  • A discussion on backup and recovery, capacity planning, and network performance [1:19:07]
  • Why won’t Microsoft Teams run on my Chromebook? [1:33:29]
  • A discussion on the Teams wiki vs. SharePoint wiki vs. OneNote  [1:43:23]
  • A plug for the #CollabTalk TweetJam and upcoming Commsverse Online conference (free) [1:47:31]
  • Sean talks about the latest Minecraft drop, with ray tracing (RTX) [1:55:59]

You can watch the entire recording here:


If you would like to join one of these sessions as a panelist or to ask questions, you can find us live streaming on Facebook at 8am and 6pm Pacific every Monday during this quarantine period throughout May, possibly into June.

Christian Buckley

Christian is the Brand Alliance Director for AvePoint Inc., and a Microsoft Regional Director and Office Apps & Services MVP based in Silicon Slopes (Lehi), Utah. He hosts the AvePoint Office 365 Hours (#O365hours) and #P2Pnow series, the monthly #CollabTalk TweetJam, the weekly #CollabTalk Podcast, and the Microsoft 365 Ask-Me-Anything (#M365AMA) live stream. He is based in Lehi, Utah (Silicon Slopes).

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