In the feed, you have the option of having your activities that you carry out outside of timeghost in a Microsoft application with your Microsoft 365 account automatically displayed as separate events in the feed, so that you can easily post them directly to a project from here.


To be able to use this feature, you have to activate the respective services in advance and authorize timeghost to query the data.


In this tutorial you will learn how to activate the services.

TABLE OF CONTENTS



Overview:


#01 Outlook Calendar activation

#02 Outlook Tasks activation

#03 Planner Tasks activation

#04 Outlook Mails activation

#05 OneDrive Files activation

#06 Azure DevOps Work Items activation

#07 SharePoint Files activation

#08 Microsoft Teams Calls activation



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#01 Outlook Calendar activation

Your appointments from your Outlook calendar up to today's date

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1

First, go to Feed via the navigation menu on the left.
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From here, select the gear icon in the upper right corner to enter the feed settings.

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3

Here you simply activate the button to the right of Outlook Calendar.

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Afterwards, you can close the window again or activate or deactivate the synchronization for other services as well.


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#02 Outlook Tasks activation

Your Outlook tasks that you have completed

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1

First, go to Feed via the navigation menu on the left.
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2

From here, select the gear icon in the upper right corner to enter the feed settings.

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3

Here you simply activate the button to the right of Outlook Tasks.

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When you activate the device for the very first time, a new window will open immediately:

Here you click Accept to give timeghost the permissions it needs to synchronize your activities.


As an administrator of your organization, you can also make your setting on behalf of your employees by checking the checkbox beforehand.

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Afterwards, you can close the window again or activate or deactivate the synchronization for other services as well.


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#03 Planner Tasks activation

Your Planner tasks that you have completed

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1

First, go to Feed via the navigation menu on the left.
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2

From here, select the gear icon in the upper right corner to enter the feed settings.

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3

Here you simply activate the button to the right of Planner Tasks.

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When you activate the device for the very first time, a new window will open immediately:

Here you click Accept to give timeghost the permissions it needs to synchronize your activities.


As an administrator of your organization, you can also make your setting on behalf of your employees by checking the checkbox beforehand.

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Afterwards, you can close the window again or activate or deactivate the synchronization for other services as well.



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#04 Outlook Mails activation

All Emails from the folder you selected in your Outlook e-mail account

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1

First, go to Feed via the navigation menu on the left.
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2

From here, select the gear icon in the upper right corner to enter the feed settings.

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3

Here you simply activate the button to the right of Outlook Mails.

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When you activate the device for the very first time, a new window will open immediately:

Here you click Accept to give timeghost the permissions it needs to synchronize your activities.


As an administrator of your organization, you can also make your setting on behalf of your employees by checking the checkbox beforehand.

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4

After that you have to select your Email outbox folder from the dropdown
(in Outlook this is usually the Sent Items folder).

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Afterwards, you can close the window again or activate or deactivate the synchronization for other services as well.


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#05 OneDrive Files activation

Your OneDrive files that you have been working on 

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1

First, go to Feed via the navigation menu on the left.
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2

From here, select the gear icon in the upper right corner to enter the feed settings.

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3

Here you simply activate the button to the right of OneDrive Files.

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When you activate the device for the very first time, a new window will open immediately:

Here you click Accept to give timeghost the permissions it needs to synchronize your activities.


As an administrator of your organization, you can also make your setting on behalf of your employees by checking the checkbox beforehand.

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Afterwards, you can close the window again or activate or deactivate the synchronization for other services as well.


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#06 Azure DevOps Work Items activation

Your DevOps work items to which you have made changes

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1

First, go to Feed via the navigation menu on the left.
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2

From here, select the gear icon in the upper right corner to enter the feed settings.

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3

Here you simply activate the button to the right of Azure DevOps Work Items.

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When you activate the device for the very first time, a new window will open immediately:

Here you click Accept to give timeghost the permissions it needs to synchronize your activities.


As an administrator of your organization, you can also make your setting on behalf of your employees by checking the checkbox beforehand.

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Afterwards, you can close the window again or activate or deactivate the synchronization for other services as well.


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#07 SharePoint Files activation

Your SharePoint files to which you have made changes

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1

First, go to Feed via the navigation menu on the left.
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2

From here, select the gear icon in the upper right corner to enter the feed settings.

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3

Here you simply activate the button to the right of SharePoint Files.

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When you activate the device for the very first time, a new window will open immediately:

Here you click Accept to give timeghost the permissions it needs to synchronize your activities.


As an administrator of your organization, you can also make your setting on behalf of your employees by checking the checkbox beforehand.

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Afterwards, you can close the window again or activate or deactivate the synchronization for other services as well.


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#08 Microsoft Teams Calls activation*

Your Teams calls in which you participated

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* For this, you must either be the administrator of your company or the administrator of your company must have already assigned the permission for your workspace in advance.


1

First, go to Feed via the navigation menu on the left.
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From here, select the gear icon in the upper right corner to enter the feed settings.

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3

Here you simply activate the button to the right of Microsoft Teams Calls.

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The very first time you activate timeghost, a new window will immediately open, asking you to log in to your Microsoft account once again. 
Then click Accept to give timeghost the permissions it needs to synchronize your activities.

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Afterwards, you can close the window again or activate or deactivate the synchronization for other services as well.


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