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Happy Holidays from Freestyle TS

The Freestyle TS Team are taking a well earned break. Just to let you know that our Festive Opening Hours for the rest of 2021 are: 24 December – 8.30am – 1pm 25 – 28 December – we are Closed 29 -31 December – 10am – 4pm 2022 – Happy New Year! 1-3 January –…
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Tech Tips

Our Tech Tips – Making your working day more productive

Our team are always on the look out for ways to help you interact more effectively with the Technology at your fingertips and ensure that your outputs are that bit more creative and eye-catching. The Freestyle TS Techies have helped to create this series of Tech Tips. Why not try them all and see how…
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Discover Forms – Getting to know your Microsoft 365 Apps

We all use Microsoft 365 Apps like Teams and are enjoying the benefits which they offer, helping to make our working day more productive.  But have you explored the extensive range of Microsoft Apps, which are also included in your 365 subscription?  Microsoft Forms is an online survey creator, part of the Microsoft 365 suite of Apps, which allows you to create surveys and quizzes with automatic marking.  Let’s see how the Forms App could…
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Next level security – with Microsoft Authenticator

All businesses should constantly review ways to increase the security of personal and business data. That’s why we recommend Two-factor authentication. Let’s take a look at how Microsoft Authenticator could enhance the security of your accounts. Giving your users peace of mind when they are logging in. What is Authenticator? The Microsoft Authenticator app makes…
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Meet our new COO – helping to enhance your customer experience

We’ve been reflecting on how we can continue to deliver excellent customer service and support our growing team. As a result, we’re delighted to announce that Mike Roberts has been appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) for Freestyle TS and Freestyle IT. Many of you will know Mike. He’s been a part of the Freestyle family for 20 years, most recently as our Technical Director.  In his new…
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Microsoft Teams – Updates to improve the way you communicate

Microsoft are always looking at ways to improve their Teams App, which results in regular updates. Our Techies have put together the most relevant, to help you make the most of the App! Make sure to check back here regularly, so you can keep up to date with the latest Teams updates & functionality from…
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Plan your day better with Microsoft 365 To Do

Say goodbye to your notebooks and hello to Office 365 To Do. The new place to put your reminders and lists, all in one place. Consolidate your notes and access them from anywhere, whether you are in the office, at home, or on the go. What you need to know about To Do So, you…
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Your Complete Guide to Virtual Desktop

As more of us expect hybrid and remote working to become a permanent part of our lives, so the need for a robust solution, ensuring that you can stay productive and protected from cyber threats, is becoming more vital. So, what is the answer? Introducing… the Virtual Desktop! So…what is a Virtual Desktop? A Virtual…
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Work Better Together with Office 365 Planner

Are you in need of a collaborative space? Somewhere you can work with colleagues and stay updated on your team’s progress. Take a look at Office 365 Planner!   We have put together the need to know information, so you can get started in Office 365 Planner:  1. Organize your Planner Create Buckets to help sort out your team’s tasks and remain organized (bucket suggestions below).  Add up to 25 coloured labels to further categorize your tasks. 2.…
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Where are they now? – Our past Apprentices

We have always been advocates of Apprentices here at Freestyle. Through our years of trading, we have aided many young people at the start of their professional journey. Our partnership with Basingstoke ITEC has helped us to deliver quality Apprenticeships, in multiple departments, within our company.   So what are our past apprentices doing now? James completed his IT Engineer Apprenticeship in 2018. He has since achieved multiple vendor accreditations. To expand…
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