Office Insider iOS Slow Ring

Microsoft has released Office Insider update for iOS Version 2.39 (200609) for Insiders in the Slow Ring.

The latest build brings major features across Excel and Outlook apps.

Microsoft is finally adding support for multiple work or personal accounts. This way users can switch between different profiles while working on Word, Excel, and PowerPoint apps.

For iPad users, you can now open Excel files side-by-side. However, this requires iPadOS 13 or later.

There are also updates to how search results appear in Outlook app.

Here is the full official changelog:

Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Switch between accounts

Add multiple work or personal accounts to your Word, Excel, and PowerPoint apps, and easily switch between them.


Open files side-by-side*

Work on multiple Excel files side-by-side on your iPad.

*This feature is currently available for iPadOS 13 only.


See search results side by side

Got an iPad? Now when you search with Outlook on your iPad, we make the most of your bigger screen by showing you search results in two panes so you can easily browse through results and take action on them all on one screen.

screen shot of search results in Outlook

Week numbers in multiple views

Plan your time throughout the year with week numbers – now in all your calendar views. To turn on, go to Settings, scroll down to Calendar, and toggle Week Numbers to on.

Pictures from left to right:

  • Month view – week numbers are on the left side of the screen.
  • Mini calendar view – week numbers are on the left side of the mini calendar.

Online meeting link

Creating virtual meetings is a breeze with a new setting that automatically adds an online meeting link to all your meetings. To turn on, go to Settings, tap on your O365 account, and toggle Online Meetings to On.

Screen shot of meeting link in Outlook.


Dark mode now available

Enable dark mode on your Office apps.

Source: MS Office Insiders