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November 16, 2020

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SharePoint spaces: Touch device support

From Microsoft Corporation

MC226347, Stay Informed, Published date: Nov 10, 2020
New feature, User impact

SharePoint spaces is adding support for viewing spaces using touch devices. Some visual updates to context menus are included with this change in order to provide the best experience on touch devices.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 67107.When this will happen

  • Targeted release (organization level): beginning mid-November 2020 through the end of November 2020
  • Standard release: beginning early December 2020 through the end of December 2020

How this will affect your organization

SharePoint users in your organization will be able to view spaces on touch devices in addition to devices that use a mouse and keyboard.

Due to the inherent need for precise manipulation, authoring SharePoint spaces will continue to require a mouse and keyboard.What you need to do to prepare

You may want to notify authors of this change and share how the touch controls work.

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