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  1. Isolate the presence status from other services to show certain status

    I would like to always show certain status (Available or Busy) as my presence regardless of the presence info from other services such as calendar.

    2 votes
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  2. Status description of contact in header

    Additional field or line under name of contact of specific status. Normally we based status on the colored dot on lower right of photo, but it would be a lot helpful if you could also include "In a call" or "In a meeting" below the name of contact for better communication. Thanks. Appreciate if you could consider this.

    2 votes
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  3. Associate user presence in other application using Teams client

    The following article says that, to show presence in other applications, Skype for Business must be installed. But I don’t want to use Skype for Business, so it would be great if you can improve this behavior to use Teams for user presence association with other applications.
    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoftteams/presence-admins

    9 votes
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  4. Create Custom Org wide status with icons

    It would be nice to be able to create a group of custom org wide status or custom statuses that also use icons. Example could be "Working Remotely" with a House icon. Or out sick with a Sick emoji icon. the icons should be displayed for a person in the Chat area of beside the users name

    1 vote
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  5. Presence based routing not available

    Hi All,

    I have had this discussion with Microsoft Support and they have confirmed that this is currently not available. At the moment we have a call queue that is set to Attendant Routing so it calls everyone in the group when a call comes in to the office. Currently this means whenever the phone rings, each persons Desktop Phone (Polycom VX410/411), Desktop PC and Mobile phone rings.

    We were recently swapped across to Teams in the backend and took the opportunity to move away from Slack and bring everything into the one tool. That part of it is great,…

    3 votes
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  6. Associate your dial in presence tile with your app presence tile, so your webcam is brought forward when you talk

    The problem is this, in short: Our conference room audio system is a permanently installed speaker and microphone array spanning 2 rooms and is separate from my computer and requires us to DIAL IN to Teams meetings bridge to join a meeting. When I dial in to start a meeting from a wired telephone, and put in MY PIN, I need it to tie that presence to MY account reliably instead of showing 2 different meeting attendees in the meeting attendee list; one for my actual account, and one for the number I dialed in from. The reason it cannot…

    1 vote
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  7. Incorporate time into status, i.e. "away 10 minutes"

    Similar to Skype for Business, include time with the status. For instance, "Away 10 minutes".

    4 votes
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    1 vote
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  9. 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.

    8 votes
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  10. 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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  11. 1 vote
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  12. Allow users to customize away presence timeout

    Allow users to customize away presence timeout like the options in the Skype client. Add: Show me inactive when my computer has been idle for this many minutes. Also Add: Change my status from inactive to Away after this many minutes.

    25 votes
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  13. 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.


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

    1 vote
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  14. Make status available for external contacts

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

    2 votes
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  15. 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

    2 votes
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  16. 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.

    2 votes
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  17. Allow static status

    Allow static settings of status such as busy. I may be busy but not typing on device so status does not remain busy - it switches to inactive.

    3 votes
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  18. Grabación de coordenadas

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

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  19. 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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  20. 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

    3 votes
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