Use Office 365? Microsoft's about to start emailing you regular tips by default

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Later this month Microsoft is planning to sporadically send all Office 365 business users email containing tips and training messages. That is, unless admins switch off the service.

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Users on Reddit spotted the upcoming introduction of Microsoft’s emails, which will contain “helpful product training and tips”.

As several Reddit users point out, the emails could contradict user-awareness training about phishing threats.

“It’s hard enough for people to figure out when an email is legit, I don’t want to say ‘OK well actually Microsoft WILL email you sometimes…’,” wrote zemachabee.

Another points out that Microsoft’s emails are likely to become spam for most users, given that the users who are interested in learning about Office 365 productivity


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