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  • Blog Post: OneNote for Mac and iOS get dressed for school!

    We are thrilled to announce today four major updates for OneNote for Mac , OneNote for iPad and OneNote for iPhone . Building on our recent updates in May , these enhancements make OneNote the best choice for taking notes and staying organized at school. Addressing customers top requests, we added...
  • Blog Post: The complimentary SharePoint in Education event is next week - don't forget to register!

    We are only one week away from the SharePoint in Education event, held at Microsoft New Zealand! It's going to be a fantastic afternoon and we are all very excited to hear the amazing Lou Zulli Jr give his insights on Office 365 in Education. Click here to Register now! More information below: ...
  • Blog Post: Boost for Kiwi students as Microsoft NZ helps hone digital skills

    Graduates from the Microsoft IT Academy’s ‘Microsoft Office Specialist’ course have earned special recognition from Hekia Parata, Education Minister, as well as digital skills to aid their future. The nine students from Mana College in Porirua were presented with graduation certificates...
  • Blog Post: 901: Windows Update から、グラフィック ドライバーをインストールする方法 (Windows 7の場合)

    Windows Update から、グラフィック ドライバーをインストールする方法 (Windows 7の場合) 画面設定が正しく行えない場合、グラフィック機能を制御するためのグラフィック ドライバーが正しくインストールされていない可能性があります。 ここでは、Windows Update を使用して、グラフィック ドライバーをインストールする手順をご案内します。 1. 画面左下の [スタート] ボタンをクリックします。 2. [すべてのプログラム] をクリックし、[Windows Update] をクリックします。 3. Windows Update...
  • Blog Post: NCEA Hub: The coolest new Education app in the Windows Store!

    We are very excited to announce the NZ created , NCEA Hub app, which is only available in the Windows Store ! Students are now able to track their progress towards achieving an NCEA qualification throughout the school year and look up information on NCEA standards and subjects. The app allows...
  • Blog Post: O365 and SharePoint 4 Schools - Essentials. Register now!

    Microsoft NZ and ShareThePoint bring you "Office 365 and SharePoint 4 Schools Essentials" - Register now! Description This one-day intensive course is an introduction for people who are new to SharePoint 2013 and want to use it for staff intranets, classroom sites, class blog sites, document...
  • Blog Post: Yammer Enterprise now included in Office 365 Education plans!

    As of 7th July, Yammer Enterprise was made available to all academic institutions at no additional cost. Yammer basic was always available for free as an enterprise social network option but did not allow for granular management of this environment as many organisations require. Yammer Enterprise...
  • Blog Post: Office Mix is a Game-Changer for Teachers

    Last month, we announced the customer preview of Office Mix , a tool designed to make it easier for teachers to incorporate online content into their lesson plans. Since then, we’ve been gathering feedback about what educators find most useful about the tool and how to make it even better, and...
  • Blog Post: Corsi gratuiti propedeutici alla Certificazione - Microsoft Virtual Accademy

    Buongiorno a tutti, vi voglio far conoscere una piattaforma di formazione accessibile ovunque, tramite il proprio Microsoft Account, che contiene centinaia di corsi gratuiti. Si tratta di Microsoft Virtual Accademy . Gli IT PROs che vogliono valutare, amministrare, gestire, aggiornare e gestire...
  • Blog Post: ハードウェア デバイスのトラブルシューティングについて

    こんにちは。Windows プラットフォーム サポートの北原です。 今回は、デバイスのトラブルシューティングに利用頂けるツールをいくつかご紹介したいと思います。 =============== (A) デバイスのトラブルシューティング ツール =============== Windows 7 及び Windows 8 には、デバイスの問題を自動的に検出し、修復を試みる ツールが OS に付属されています。何かデバイスの問題が発生した際には、まずこちらを 試してみることをお勧めします。以下はトラブルシューティング ツールの起動手順です。 1. コントロール パネルを開きます 2...
  • Blog Post: Trading In The Whiteboard for OneNote and a Surface Pro

    Once again, Sam McNeill, the Director of ICT at St Andrew’s College, has blown us away with his innovative and creative use of technology in the classroom. Sam runs the St Andrew's College "eLearning Stories" blog which provides a virtual “look through the classroom window”...
  • Blog Post: Kiwi students set to compete in the 2014 Microsoft Imagine Cup World Finals

    Four University of Auckland students who designed an innovative social interaction app for mobile devices have been selected to compete in the Microsoft Imagine Cup World Finals in Seattle, USA, next month. Hayden Do (19), Jason Wei (19), Chris Duan (30), and Derek Zhu (22) beat out more than 150...
  • Blog Post: MAP Toolkit 9.1 Now Available!

    We are pleased to announce the availability of version 9.1 of the Microsoft Assessment and Planning (MAP) Toolkit. This release of the MAP Toolkit helps increase the agility and cost effectiveness of deploying the latest Microsoft technologies. MAP 9.1 helps organizations assess their environment readiness...
  • Blog Post: In Education, the Device Doesn’t Matter… Until it’s the Wrong Device.

    This blog was originally posted by Jacqueline Russell , Microsoft Surface Education Manager, on the Microsoft Surface Blog . Jacqueline gives such fantastic insight into the benefits enjoyed by Cincinnati Country Day School, the first school to adopt the Surface Pro 3 as their 1:1 student computing device...
  • Blog Post: Don't Forget to Register for the Next CAA Webinar!

    Don't Forget to Register for the Next CAA Webinar: What’s the problem? A Cambridge guide to developing, managing and assessing collaborative Math problem-solving in the Primary classroom. The Collaborative Assessment Alliance welcomes Claudia Bickford-Smith, Director of the International...
  • Blog Post: Windows クライアント OS のホット アド メモリ機能と動的メモリについて

    こんにちは。Windows プラットフォーム サポートの北原です。 企業のデスクトップ環境に仮想化技術を取り入れることが少なくない昨今ですが、 アプリケーションの追加などで仮想デスクトップ上のメモリの最大値を増やしたい という要望も少なからずあるのではないでしょうか。 通常これを実現しようとすると、ホスト OS 側の仮想化システムで、対象のゲスト OS の メモリの最大値を増やしてから、ゲスト OS の再起動をする必要があります。 サービスの形態によっては、ゲスト OS の再起動をすることはなかなか難しいかもしれ ません。 今回の記事は、このような場合に最適なホット アド メモリ機能をご紹介します...
  • Blog Post: Yung Chou’s Presentation on Deploying Windows 8.1 in Microsoft Azure

    My presentation on Deploying Windows 8.1 and Windows 7 in Microsoft Azure Highlights 30-Day free trial - http://aka.ms/R2 VM deployment methodology - http://aka.ms/AzureIaaSMethod User experience (Gallery, Quick Create) Storage Account Cloud Service Capturing (live) image Attaching data disk RDP experience...
  • Blog Post: Windows 8.1 Deployment In Action: Working with Task Sequences (Part 5)

    In this part we will take a look at how to build a task sequence, that will allow you to put together all the components necessary for your Windows 8.1 deployment. Resources: Windows Server 2012 R2: http://aka.ms/getwindowsserver2012R2 Microsoft Deployment Tool Kit (MDT) 2013: http://www...
  • Blog Post: Windows 8.1 Deployment In Action: Working with Deployment Shares (Part 4)

    In this part, you will get to take a look at the basic building block in an MDT environment, the deployment share. This will house all the files to help provision and build your desktop. Resources: Windows Server 2012 R2: http://aka.ms/getwindowsserver2012R2 Microsoft Deployment Tool Kit...
  • Blog Post: Windows 8.1 Deployment In Action: Installing the Tools (Part 3)

    In this part of the series we will take a look at how to install the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) and the Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit (WADK). Resources: Windows Server 2012 R2: http://aka.ms/getwindowsserver2012R2 Microsoft Deployment Tool Kit (MDT) 2013: http://www...
  • Blog Post: Windows 8.1 Deployment In Action: Deployment Pre-Requisites (Part 2)

    In this part I talk about some of the under the hood requirements you need to have in place before you begin building your deployment environment. Enjoy! Resources: Windows Server 2012 R2: http://aka.ms/getwindowsserver2012R2 Microsoft Deployment Tool Kit (MDT) 2013: http://www.microsoft...
  • Blog Post: Getting Started with the OneNote Setup Tool for Teachers: A Walkthrough for Teachers

    This post was originally blogged on the Microsoft Office website. You can access it here . The OneNote Setup Tool for Teachers is an App for SharePoint Online that helps you set up OneNote in your class. This tool will create a class notebook, which includes three types of sub-notebooks...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Microsoft Events: Do you want to stay informed?

    Whether or not you choose to believe me, here are a two things that I know to be true: Microsoft takes your privacy and preferences very seriously, and Microsoft wants you to stay “in-the-loop” about what’s coming. Often our marketing and operations people send out notices about up-coming events, such...
  • Blog Post: Join our next Jump Start, “Windows 8.1 Update for Enterprise” 6-17/ 6-19

    Join our next Jump Start, “Windows 8.1 Update for Enterprise” free online training event, June 17‒19, featuring seasoned experts, who dive deep into Windows 8.1 Update, Windows Server, BYOD, and more. Explore virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), disk deduplication and tiering, and the Remote Desktop...
  • Blog Post: Building formative assessment into game-based learning - an innovative example!

    Game-based learning (GBL) is an innovative practice that is working to engage kids in learning important 21st century skills and content. In this sixth grade classroom at Quest to Learn, ongoing feedback is embedded throughout the course of a collaborative geography game called Galactic Mappers. Check...