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  1. Status option

    There should be an option provided to select and set one particular status and it should remain same until changed manually (the way skype provides option to set availability).
    Also, timeline to set away status should be changeable.
    Sometimes app displays the duration for how long the person is away and sometime it just displays away status. This should be controllable.

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  2. problem with teams status

    hello there, i have a question in regards to MS teams, why is my status always in red / busy? even though there are no meetings going on in my calendar, Is there an option to edit settings so that i am in control of the status?

    i would like a feature for being in control, like skype for business had.

    for example

    - sync my status with outlook CHECK OR NOT
    - set away status after XX minutes CHECK OR NOT

    shouldn't be that hard no?

    thanks,
    Gabrio

    2 votes
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  3. Teams Status

    Among the Status options in Teams, it would be good to have “Appear Offline” , in situations when I do not wish to be contacted (just like it was before in skype for business) !

    5 votes
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  4. No solicitar una ubicación esperada

    El reloj de fichar solicita una ubicación esperada, para poder disponer de la grabación de la ubicación del empleado al fichar .
    Sería genial que tan sólo registrara la ubicación (sea cua sea) en el momento de fichar al empezar o acabar su turno.

    Muchas gracias

    1 vote
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  5. 1 vote
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  6. screen shot

    Request you to please provide an option of taking a snippet like snipping tool. This will help us a lot to make our conversations faster

    2 votes
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  7. Multiple users editing in Excel & Word

    When multiple users open excel via teams, while working and another user filter then the excel version I am working on also filters.
    In Google Sheets all users work on there own sheet but see other user initials but nothing happens when other users filter the sheet.

    33 votes
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  8. Status

    Teams shows in default as away after 3 minutes of idle time. It should be given access to the user to set his own time.

    2 votes
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  9. I'd like to see a status per device Computer: away | Mobile: available

    I'd like to see a status per device:
    Computer: Away
    Tablet: Offline
    Mobile: Available
    ...and while driving
    Mobile: Driving

    Thank you!

    3 votes
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  10. Allow External Federated Users to be added to Contact List

    Require the ability to add external federated contacts to the Contacts list under the Chat section of Teams.

    At the moment, it is only possible to add internal users or guest accounts.

    Key requirement for allowing communication with federated partners as is available with Skype for Business.

    8 votes
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  11. Availability needs to be user-controllable, not only automatic.

    Currently (August 2019) Teams decides when you are away based on activity on the specific device.

    That is inadequate. Availability should show *real life* availability, not PC activity.

    Otherwise people might hesitate in contacting us, even though we can be working on another device or even performing another activity just a few inches away from the keyboard.

    In those scenarios we need to be able to place ourselves as Available as most of the time those activities can and should be interrupted to answer an important message.

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    On related but not exactly the availability issue, why isn't there an…

    1 vote
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  12. Make status available for external contacts

    External contacts cannot see my status. I would like to have this option to show per contact.

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  13. Teams should have a report to show the user activity such the periods he was active, inactive, away etc.

    With the above report companies will be able to track the users activity on his desktop, see the periods the employee is active / inactive on his desktop

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  14. Skype for Business Functionality missing in Teams

    As a consultant I am constantly interacting with people in other organisations, especially video calls with screen sharing. Recent auto upgrade to Teams from Skype for Business has reduced my functionality not increased it.

    10 votes
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  15. Include information for when client is available

    Skype included details of when the client was going to next be free or available. This was helpful so I wasn't bothering the person when they were in the middle of a meeting or away. I would think that the feature may become available with different calendar integration, but I wanted to mention the idea.

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  16. contact card cuts off text but doesn't show on hover

    Looking for some info in a co-workers contact card (hover on their name), the info I need (cubicle location) is cutoff (has an elipses), but hovering over it and selecting it don't work and there is no scroll.

    11 votes
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  17. Grabación de coordenadas

    Hola.
    Posibilitar la grabación de coordenadas de ubicación, sean cuales sean. No hay por qué esperar una ubicación concreta. Muchas gracias

    1 vote
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  18. Keep showing Outlook presence even when I switched to external tenant which I’ve been invited as a guest

    Currently you can’t see the right presence on Outlook when you switch your Teams tenant to the external tenant which you’ve been invited to as a guest, and Presence unknown will be shown in Outlook. It would be great if Outlook could show the correct status even when switching account in Teams to the guest account.

    2 votes
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  19. disable automatic status

    Add option to disable automatic status. I do not want other people to know what I am doing. I would like to see an option that complete disables the automatic status update.

    94 votes
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  20. How to get status of the person from external organisation?

    Hi!

    I would like to see the status of my colleagues from external organization like I had it in Skype for Business. In Teams the status of external persons is always "unknown" or offline

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