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Microsoft SharePoint Online is a cloud-based collaborative environment. 

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What is Microsoft SharePoint Online?

Microsoft SharePoint Online is what organisations use to create websites and intranets. You can use it as a secure place to store, organize, share, and access information from any device. All you need is a web browser, such as Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer, Chrome, or Firefox to access it.

 

What are the benefits?

  • Data Compliance
  • Business Productivity
  • Access your content at any time from any location
  • Latest security features
  • Centralised administration
  • Documentation Management and Collaboration

 

How do I access it?

Your SharePoint homepage can be accessed via https://universityofcambridgecloud.sharepoint.com/_layouts/15/sharepoint.aspx?

Your most frequently and recently visited sites will be listed, you can also 'Follow' a site to add to your list of Followed Sites:

Find and follow Sites on SharePoint Online

Each Microsoft Team has an underlying SharePoint site, the URL will be in the format
https://universityofcambridgecloud.sharepoint.com/sites/TeamName
You can also open from Teams under the Files tab of a Channel using this button:

 

How do I get help?

Popular help topics:

Further help and learning is available on Microsoft SharePoint Help and Learning Centre

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