December 1, 2023

At its Ignite convention this morning, Microsoft introduced that it’s bringing two new visible content material creation apps to Microsoft 365 business clients. The primary one is Clipchamp, the cloud-based video enhancing app that Microsoft bought again in 2021.

In late August, Microsoft made Clipchamp obtainable to business clients by its Focused launch channel. Beginning at this time, the app is now usually obtainable for business clients with Microsoft 365 Enterprise (E3 and E5) and Enterprise (Commonplace and Premium) suites.

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Later this yr, Microsoft plans to make Clipchamp obtainable as a standalone license for business clients. Furthermore, the app’s premium options equivalent to 4K exports and premium inventory content material might be obtainable for business clients beginning in December 2023.

The second content material creation app that’s changing into obtainable for Microsoft 365 business clients is Microsoft Designer, the corporate’s new AI-powered graphic design app. Designer makes use of the identical generative AI expertise as OpenAI’s DALL-E, and it may be used to create pictures from a easy immediate.

If Microsoft Designer has a devoted internet app for shoppers, Microsoft mentioned that business clients can now entry it by way of the Edge sidebar. Later this yr, it should additionally change into obtainable by way of Microsoft Groups, Phrase, Powerpoint, and Whiteboard. Nevertheless, the full-fledged internet app gained’t be usually obtainable for business clients till later subsequent yr.