Microsoft Teams

Teams – Old Teams client version are going to be blocked by January 9th

As you may know, the Microsoft Teams client is supposed to self-update when a new version is available – usually about once a month. There may be situation where the self-update process does not work – while I’m not aware of any situation like this. Stating now, users using Teams 1.5.00.616 or earlier will start …

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Teams – You can now control the ‘suggest a feature’ menu

If you use Teams, you are probably aware that end-users can suggest/request a feature from Teams clients (desktop, mobile, web) NOTE this menu is not available in GCC, GCC High or DOD tenants Well, Teams administrators now have the ability to manage the availability of this menu to end-users To manage it you need to …

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Teams – Teams calendar now pops out

After allowing to pop out chats or meetings on a different window, Teams now allows you to pop out your meetings from the calendar. When you want to create a new meeting or webinar, the scheduling window automatically pops out from the calendar app Existing meetings can also be pop out using the pop out …

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Teams – You can now use sign language in meetings

Good news for your meeting participants with hearing issue, they can now use sign language. When enabling sign language, an interpreter has to be selected which will then be placed in a central and static location to assist participant. The sign language view is only visible to participant turning it on. The roll out is …

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Teams – You can now have a detailed call history

You can now have a comprehensive view of your call history (not only voice but Teams calls too). With this new detailed call history you can see how calls have been handled (forwarded, transferred…) and can you also access related recording and transcription. To enjoy this detailed call history, just open your Teams client and …

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Teams – New Teams powered encoder for Live Events (preview)

If you use Teams to host your meeting for a large audience (Live Events) you should know that a new encoder (RTMP-In) is available in preview. The new encoder option is available when you create your Live Event meeting To be able to use this new encoder you need to ensure your Teams tenant is …

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Teams – You can now view users/groups assigned to a policy from the portal

As a Teams administrator you know you can create various policies (teams, meeting, voice…) to manage features configuration. These policies are then assigned to users or groups. Well, you can now more easily view which users/groups are assigned to a policy from the Teams administration portal. To use this new capability, logon to your Teams …

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Teams–You can now schedule messages

You can now schedule sending your Teams chat messages at a later time. This new capability to send your chat messages is currently being deployed for preview tenants and scheduled for deployment as per the below schedule: Production: early November, completed by late November GCC: mid-November and completed by late November GCCH: late November and …

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