#Microsoft365 #Office365 #SharePoint – I’ll be doing a write-up of the different web parts available for modern pages in SharePoint Online. Today we’ll take a look at adding and configuring Bing Maps.
For previous posts in my #Microsoft365Challenge go to the index page.
DISCLAIMER: I WRITE ARTICLES ABOUT OFFICE / MICROSOFT 365. CONTENT IS ACCURATE AT TIME OF PUBLICATION, HOWEVER UPDATES AND NEW ADDITIONS HAPPEN DAILY WHICH COULD CHANGE THE ACCURACY OR RELEVANCE. PLEASE KEEP THIS IN MIND WHEN USING MY BLOGS AS GUIDELINES.
- #Microsoft365 Day 87 – So what is SharePoint exactly?
- #Microsoft365 Day 88 – SharePoint Terminology Explained
- #Microsoft365 Day 89 – SharePoint Pages and Web Parts Introduction
- #Microsoft365 Day 90 – A closer look at the ‘super’ hero web part in Communication Sites
- #Microsoft365 Day 91 – Page layouts in SharePoint Communication Sites
Use the Bing maps web part to add a map to your page. Simply enter an address or a well known name and your map will appear. You can choose a different map type, such as road or aerial. You can also change the zoom level or give your map pin a friendly name. Read more…
Take note that these web parts are not available yet for use on classic pages. On how to create pages and add web parts, see SharePoint Pages and Web Parts Introduction.
When adding the Bing Maps Web Part you’ll add the address and search:
Once the location is added you can change the view to Road, Aerial, Bird’s Eye and Streetside. No all views are available for all street addresses:
Pin Label Box:
On the right you can choose to display the pin and then the display name and address:
And this is the end result. Great web part to use for office locations etc.
Purpose of this blog challenge: I will write 365 blogs in 365 days around Microsoft 365. I did a similar challenge with Office 365, blogs can be found here. I won’t just be talking about the new Microsoft 365 subscription model. I will be sharing any news, tips and tricks around Office / Office 365 / Windows / Mobility and Security. And let’s not forget all the great new Apps & services available. A lot of what I’ll share on Office and SharePoint will also be applicable to none “Office 365” versions.