Announcing January Insider Slow update for Office 2016 for Office 365

** Updates **

  • On February 22, 2017, we released Version 1701 (Build 7766.2060).
  • On February 02, 2017, we released Version 1701 (Build 7766.2047).

** Original **

On January 30, 2017, we released the January Insider Slow update for Office 2016. To get the update immediately, open any Office 2016 app and choose File > Account > Update Options > Update Now

After you install the update, you should be running Version 1701 (Build 7766.2039).  

What's new in this release?

The following features are now available to Office 365 subscribers:

  • Collaborate on attachments in real time: Uploading email attachments to OneDrive lets everyone work on the latest version of the file. Use the drop-down menu on the attachment to either upload a revised version or save a new version. For more information, see Attach a file to an email in Outlook for Windows.

  • Use your pen to manipulate objects: In Word, grab object handles with the digital pen to resize, rotate, move, and more. Find out how.

  • Visio add-in for Database Modeling: Now available for download, the Visio Add-In for Database Modeling add-in helps while planning the creation of a new database or understanding an existing one. Download the add-in now or learn to reverse engineer an existing database into a database model.

  • New education templates and diagrams: Students and teachers can use new templates and sample diagrams that cover many subjects, including algebra, chemistry, physics, and more.

Additional resources

Was this discussion helpful?

Sorry this didn't help.

Great! Thanks for your feedback.

How satisfied are you with this discussion?

Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site.

How satisfied are you with this discussion?

Thanks for your feedback.


Discussion Info

Last updated November 26, 2020 Views 6,965 Applies to: