What's new and planned for Microsoft Copilot Studio

This topic lists features that are planned to release from April 2024 through September 2024. Because this topic lists features that may not have released yet, delivery timelines may change and projected functionality may not be released. For more information, go to Microsoft policy.

In the General availability column, the feature will be delivered within the month listed. The delivery date can be any day within that month. Released features show the full date, including the date of release.

This check mark ( ) shows which features have been released for public preview or early access and for public preview, early access, and general availability.

Copilot and AI innovation

Industry-leading generative AI capabilities in Microsoft Copilot Studio do the work so you and your team don't have to.

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Use generative AI insights and other analytics enhancements to improve your copilots Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Jun 2024 -
Create custom copilots conversationally Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically May 2024 -
Use Azure OpenAI on your data for generative answers Users by admins, makers, or analysts - Jun 2024
Build custom copilots easily with an updated look and feel Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically - May 2024
Employ user authentication and parameters in plugins Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically - May 2024
Use generative actions Users by admins, makers, or analysts - Jun 2024
Use generative answers in all supported languages Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Feb 3, 2024 Apr 30, 2024
Add copilots to Teams meetings Users by admins, makers, or analysts Aug 2024 -
Create Microsoft Copilot extensions with Copilot Studio Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Jun 2024 -
Get insights into how your copilots are performing Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically May 2024 -
Connect to the range of knowledge sources in Copilot Studio Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically - May 2024
Configure enterprise-level security for Copilot Studio Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically - May 2024

Copilot configuration

Copilot configuration customizes and configures how your organization or business uses Microsoft Copilot Studio copilots.

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Use customer managed encryption keys to protect your data Users by admins, makers, or analysts Sep 2024 -
Deploy copilots to WhatsApp, Azure Communication Services Chat and SMS channels Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Sep 2024 -

Core authoring

Use the Microsoft Copilot Studio conversational editor to construct your dialogs with rich content, variables, and powerful entity types.

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Import and export topics across copilots and environments Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Sep 2024 -

Service, runtime, and governance

Microsoft Copilot Studio continues to meet strict compliance and governance requirements.

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
View billing and usage in the admin center Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically - May 2024
  • You are able to opt into some features as part of early access on February 5, 2024, including all mandatory changes that affect users. To learn more, go to Early access FAQ.

Description of Enabled for column values:

  • Users, automatically: These features include changes to the user experience and are enabled automatically.

  • Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically: These features are meant to be used by administrators, makers, marketers, or business analysts and are enabled automatically.

  • Users by admins, makers, or analysts: These features must be enabled or configured by the administrators, makers, or business analysts to be available for their users.

For a list of the countries or regions where Dynamics 365 business applications are available, go to the International availability guide. For more information about geographic areas and datacenters (regions), go to the Dynamics 365 and Microsoft Power Platform availability page.