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This course introduces the Activity Explorer feature that’s found in the Microsoft 365 Compliance Center. We’ll start with an introductory look at what Activity Explorer is and then take a look at the labeling actions that get reported in Activity Explorer.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand what Activity Explorer is
  • Learn how to access the service
  • Use Activity Explorer to view labeling activity in Microsoft 365

Intended Audience

This course is intended for those who wish to learn about the Activity Explorer feature that’s found in the Microsoft 365 Compliance Center. 


To get the most out of this course, you should already have a basic understanding of Microsoft 365.


Congratulations! You’ve come to the end of the course. Let’s review what you’ve learned.

In this brief course, you were introduced to Activity Explorer. You learned what Activity Explorer is, where it’s found, and why you’d use it.

You also learned about the different labeling actions that get reported in Activity Explorer.

At this point, you should have a good understanding of what Activity Explorer is, what it does, how to access it, and how to use it to view labeling actions that have occurred in Microsoft 365.

To learn more about Activity Explorer, you can, and should, read Microsoft’s published documentation. You should also keep an eye out for new courses on Cloud Academy because we’re always publishing new ones. 

Be sure to give this course a rating, and if you have any questions or comments, please let us know. 

As always, thanks for watching and happy learning!

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Tom is a 25+ year veteran of the IT industry, having worked in environments as large as 40k seats and as small as 50 seats. Throughout the course of a long an interesting career, he has built an in-depth skillset that spans numerous IT disciplines. Tom has designed and architected small, large, and global IT solutions.

In addition to the Cloud Platform and Infrastructure MCSE certification, Tom also carries several other Microsoft certifications. His ability to see things from a strategic perspective allows Tom to architect solutions that closely align with business needs.

In his spare time, Tom enjoys camping, fishing, and playing poker.