The Microsoft 365 non-core applications include everything that isn’t Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneDrive, Outlook and Teams. The most used non-core applications include:
Key Features and Benefits
The key features and benefits of the most used tools outside of the Microsoft 365 core application suite are listed below:
Forms - Create surveys, quizzes, polls and easily see results in real time.
OneNote – Capture and organize all your notes.
Planner – Create plans, organize and assign tasks, share files and get progress updates
Project – Develop project plans, assign tasks, track progress and manage budgets.
Note: An additional license is required to use Project.
Stream – Share videos of classes, meetings, presentations and training sessions.
Sway – Create and share interactive reports, presentations and personal stories.
To Do – Plan and manage your day. Connect to Microsoft To Do to manage your tasks from various services.
Create an IT Ticket to report an issue with Microsoft 365 other tools.
Staff, Faculty and Students
A Valid UMNetID is required
Office 365 is designed to work best with Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise for Windows and Mac. Previous versions of Office, such as Office 2013, Office 2010, Office 2007, and Office for Mac 2011 are not supported, please upgrade to Microsoft 365 Apps for enterprise.
For the best security and functionality, keep your web browser up to date. All modern browsers should update automatically, but please make sure your browser has auto-updates enabled.
For information on which browsers, Office clients, and apps are supported for Office 365, please visit the Office 365 System Requirements page on the Microsoft website.