Enhancement: SharePoint – support to connect to a limited set of templates within a SharePoint document library.
New: Template Favorites – easy and fast access to a list of personally marked template favorites.
New: Description and Learn more Link – show description and Learn more link when showing content details.
Enhancement: Single Sign On (SSO) – automatic sign in based on the user already signed in to Office.
NEW: Visio – support for Visio template files (VSDX & VSDM) in the Template Chooser for Teams and SharePoint app.
New: SharePoint Online – enable users to create new documents in SharePoint Online (new Template Chooser Add-in for SharePoint Online).
New: Translated Template Names – support for template name translations.
Enhancement: Title field – support the SharePoint Title field as template name.
New: Microsoft Teams – enable users to create new documents in Microsoft Teams (new Template Chooser Add-In for Teams).
Enhancement: Library selection – first template library is now automatically selected if the user has not selected any library in the past.
Enhancement: OneDrive – automatic creation of a template library when first connecting to OneDrive.
Enhancement: French & Spanish User Interface – enable users to choose a French or Spanish user interface for the Add-In.
Enhancement: Templates with macros – limited support for creating new documents based on template files that include macros (dotm, docm, xltm, xlsm).
Enhancement: File creation in PowerPoint and Excel – creating a new file in PowerPoint and Excel other than on Windows will not require a download step via the browser – the file you select will open directly in PowerPoint and Excel – instantly.
Enhancement: Faster Launch Time – increase speed from Add-In launch to displaying templates.
New: Office 365 Teams – enabling access to templates stored in a Office 365 Teams.
New: Inline preview for template files – enabling users to see a preview of the template directly within the list of templates.
New: Show add-in when opening document – enabling users to have the add-in automatically opened together with a specific document.
Enhancement: Last modified – show the elapsed time since the template was last modified including the name of the user that updated the template.
Enhancement: German User Interface – enable users to choose a German user interface for the Add-In.
Enhancement: Enable libraries per Office application – enable users to define in what Office application a specific OneDrive library should be available or not.
Enhancement: Roaming last selected library – automatically select last used library across devices and platforms when launching the add-in.
New: Admin consent – Office 365 administrators can now pre-consent Add-In access on behalf of all of their users.
New: Microsoft Personal Accounts – support for signing in with a Personal Microsoft Account.
New: OneDrive for Business & OneDrive Personal – enabling access to templates stored in a user’s OneDrive for Business drive.
Enhancement: Faster access to SharePoint online data – Using the Microsoft Graph to access data in SharePoint online.
Enhancement: Smaller Tiles – reducing the size of a tile to fit more templates on to one screen.
New: Folder Support – support for navigating folders – moving up and down a folder hierarchy within a library.
New: Office on iPad – accessing templates in Office on iPad is now enabled. Selecting a template will allow users to download the file to their device.
New: Enabling libraries per Office application – libraries can now be enabled or disabled per Office application. That way organizations can decide what SharePoint libraries shall light up in what Office application.
Enhancement: Excel and PowerPoint on Mac – accessing templates in Excel and PowerPoint on the Mac is now enabled. Selecting a template will allow users to download the file to their device.
New: Office Online – accessing templates in Office online is now enabled. Selecting a template will allow users to download the file to their device.
Enhancement: File creation in Word – creating a new file in Word will not require a download step via the browser – the file you select will open directly in Word – instantly.
Enhancement: User interface – updated user interface to better guide users in finding and selecting templates.
New: Excel, PowerPoint and Project – added support for Excel, PowerPoint and Project.
New: Template Chooser – The initial release of the «Template Chooser» including support for multiple libraries and search.