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How can we improve Office 365 Groups?

Add security groups to Office 365 groups

I need a way of making security groups part of an Office 365 group. I want to be able to add users to a security group and then they are automatically a member of a Office 365 group.

Dynamic group membership only appears to work for user attribute values and not their group membership.

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  • Stefan commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    It would be really great if you got around to this :)
    If this would include a method to add owners as a group also, that would be the cherry on top.

  • Andy Yule commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Great to hear! Where does this sit on the Roadmap? Any expected release date? Looking forward to updates.

  • Max Goss commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Could I confirm that the Ignite announcement means that dynamic security groups created in AD and synced to 365 could be used to drive Office365 Group membership? This would be a very much needed feature. Any update on timescales?

  • Christopher Butler commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    We would really appreciate this functionality as we start to move some of our workload to the cloud services in O365 while maintaining on-premises Active Directory. Hard to believe this doesn't already exist!

  • Mike Donnellan commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    We need this functionality immediately to support our Power BI rollout. Any updates on progress? Thanks!

  • Marc commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Could we get some Updates please? What is the expected Release Date?

  • Robert commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Obviously this is needed. If you announced this at Ignite, where is it on the schedule for rollout? If I have missed reading a bulletin from O365, I apologize.

  • J D commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    please inform us about a road map when this URGENTLY needed Feature will be rolled out. Impossible to work with Team without that!

  • thomas segato commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    "Further proof that nobody who works at Microsoft today has any concept of real-world IT..."

    DO you couldn't be more wrong. I work for Microsoft as a consultant and are at customers every day. Believe me when I say I know the need for this in the enterprise. It's close to impossible to administer the platform without.

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