Office 365 – You can now define Yammer as a location to monitor by Communication Compliance

A little while ago, Microsoft has introduced a new compliance capability to Office 365 called Communication Compliance to monitor language used and detect language abuse.

Well, while it has been quiet for quite some time, there is news on the Yammer front (yes, Yammer is still alive).

You can now define Yammer as a location to monitor by the Communication Compliance feature.

To define Yammer as a location to monitor, logon to your Office 365 Compliance portal ( and reach the Communication Compliance blade (you may have to use Show all link before)


Then create (or edit) the policy you want to use to monitor Yammer and then edit the Locations


Benoit Hamet
Benoit Hamet
Benoit is working on Microsoft collaborative technologies He has been awarded as MVP for more than 12 years Currently MVP on Office 365 after being awarded on SharePoint (2011-2012) and Windows client & server (2002-2007) Speaker at various Microsoft events (TechDays, TechNet seminars) and Quest Software He works on on-premises (Active Directory, RADIUS/NPS, Exchange, Skype for Business, SharePoint, SQL, Terminal Server, Windows client and Windows Server) or online (Azure, Intune, Office 365, Exchange Online, SharePoint Online, Skype for Business Online, Teams) technologies