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Various Issues We've Found When Using Office 365 & SharePoint on Microsoft's New Edge Browser in Windows 10

Various Issues We've Found When Using Office 365 & SharePoint on Microsoft's New Edge Browser in Windows 10

For those using the Microsoft Edge browser together with Microsoft Office 365 and SharePoint, you may be experiencing a few issues.

The following limitations apply when using Edge, but can be overcome by switching back to Internet Explorer.

SharePoint and OneDrive for Business Sites

Uploading a file using the Drag and Drop feature does not work.

SharePoint Drag and Drop

SharePoint – Site Content and Structure feature

You cannot copy or move sites using the Site Content and structure feature using Edge.

SharePoint – Toolbar on lists and libraries

You cannot use the following features on a list or library toolbar

Export to Excel
Open with Explorer
Open with Access
Open with Project
New Quick Step

Skype for Business Presence Indicator

The Skype for Business Presence Indicator that shows if a user is available or away isn't working.

Also when hovering over a user, the presence details on the contact card will not appear.

Presence Indicator Unknown

Presence Indicator Unknown


Exchange Online – Drag and Drop file into Email

Drag and drop a file to attach to email will not work.

As with all new software releases, there will always be a few bugs. Hopefully these will be rectified in the coming updates. We will let you know when they are sorted.

To find out more about Office 365 & SharePoint click here.

 

Tanya Denton

Tanya is an expert in Office 365, SharePoint Online and associated products such as Power BI. As an expert in CSP (Cloud Solutions Provider), she is knowledgeable about licencing and the state of the market as well as product functionality.

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