Monthly Channel

October 16, 2017
Version 1709 (Build 8528.2139)




Note: Current Channel is now named Monthly Channel.

PowerPoint: Feature updates

This channel release contains the following feature updates:

  • Run a slide show with your digital pen: Use your Surface Pen, or other pen with a Bluetooth button, to advance your slides. Windows 10 Fall Creators Update is required. More information

Project: Non-security updates

This channel release contains the following non-security updates:

  • Fix an issue where Project might crash when going to reports that contain several images.

Skype for Business: Non-security updates

This channel release contains the following non-security updates:

  • Fix an issue where users are unable to select a presenter in Meeting Options when a conference room resource mailbox is added to a meeting invite.
  • Fix an issue where the desktop sharing button is dimmed during a peer-to-peer video call if AllowlPVideo is set to False.
  • Fix an issue where IM stays disabled after changing the Meeting Option setting to Enable IM for existing meetings created with Disable IM.
  • Fix an issue where the tooltip isn't shown when hovering over the "Insert Link" button in the chat window, and there isn't an accessibility name when the button is selected.

Visio: Feature updates

This channel release contains the following feature updates:

  • Apply data graphics to Data Visualizer diagrams: Save time when you create a Data Visualizer diagram by automatically applying shape data as data graphics. More information

Word: Feature updates

This channel release contains the following feature updates:

  • SharePoint property panel: Display and edit SharePoint document library column values from within a document. A ribbon button on the View tab provides easy access to the panel and SharePoint admins can use a document library setting to automatically open the property panel.


Source: Office 365 client update channel releases

See also: Version and build numbers of update channel releases - Office Support