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  1. Desktop icon keeps coming back

    Seems like whenever Teams does an auto-update, a shortcut is always put on my desktop.

    Stop. Doing. This.

    38 votes
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  2. Allow client to export my chat messages

    Individual and group chats absolutely has to have the ability to export it out as a word document or such. For a large business sometimes the context of a chat has to be copied out for various reasons and to not have the ability to do that is simply insane. There needs to be an export option (PDF, DOC ECT.) included in chats. Saving one individual message is not adequte.

    36 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. Install to Program Files instead of appdata due to blocking EXEs from other locations

    We are implementing AppLocker to block ALL EXEs from running from other locations other than Windows and Program Files. We know we could make an exception, however it is still a vulnerability as users can still alter data in the appdata. In addition, for every user it will have an individual install. I understand the ease of use and profile based configuration that Teams is geared towards, however we would like BOTH options for enterprise and education environments.

    35 votes
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    3 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Allow more proxy configuration

    Teams automatically takes proxy configuration from browser and we want to change the configurations like in skype for consumer.

    35 votes
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    2 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  5. We really need "Paste as plain text" in the Teams desktop client

    Please add a "Paste as plain text" option to the right-click menu in all text areas in the Teams desktop client that accept formatted text.

    34 votes
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    5 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  6. Enable enterprise control for application install

    Running a "stateless virtual desktops", has enabled our company of 5,000 staff to operate with 15 desktop support staff, which represents operational efficiency, cost saves, consistent patching and a consistent experience. Teams will not run in this environment because we can't App-V it and it gets installed in local data which is destroyed at logoff. We have a portfolio of 400 unique apps and Teams is the first which will not work and therefore cannot be deployed. Please make this enterprise ready...

    34 votes
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    2 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  7. Replace Electron app with Native app that runs fast on desktop.

    Desktop Microsoft Teams is, well, basically useless. It is the slowest app I use on any PC. It needs either some MAJOR performance improvements or a complete re-write as a Native app so that it runs fast on PCs.

    Come on guys, you can do better than this!

    32 votes
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  8. Your desktop version is too slow and consume a lot memory and make my system drag

    Your desktop version is too slow and consume a lot memory and drag my system

    32 votes
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    3 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  9. Screen Share and capture

    Could you please add the screen share without a audio/video call just like Lync in Teams? And screen capture is much useful in these instant message tools.

    32 votes
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  10. Layout Changes

    Allow the layout to be changed vs the fixed layout.

    Even on large displays the layout takes up too much space and much of it is wasted space.

    The navigation tool for the Wiki needs to be able to have a push pin in it so it can stay open so you can navigate without an extra click to open in back up.

    32 votes
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    3 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  11. Teams language setting Reset Issue.

    We apply a Japanese language pack to "Teams", however after Teams Update, the display setting reset to the English on base language. So I would like you to fix it.
    This is because English is set as the display language and the translation function of English can not be used.

    31 votes
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  12. Utility for record desktop screen and share in a Channel without a group meeting

    This utility is for make a record from Desktop and voice, and share in a Channel.
    My users prefer to use Loom software and this is a unsecure way.
    The ideal utility can be:
    1. Start a new recorder
    2. Save the record in Stream channel vinculated with the Team/channel
    3. Share the llink in the channel and also allow to watch the video directly from teams.

    What you think?

    Regards!

    31 votes
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  13. Allow you to share desktop without being in a meeting. Skype allows this feature.

    Allow you to share your desktop without being in a meeting. Skype allows you to share your desktop at anytime. Why do you have to create a meeting to allow the desktop to be shared.

    31 votes
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    4 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  14. share desktop

    Hello ,
    I want to know if Teams will have the ability to remote shared desktop with out the need of video or voice call ?

    31 votes
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  15. Teams window got out the monitor limit if using multiple monitors

    If Teams window is maximized on one of multiple monitors it got out the monitor limit, and you see a little part of teams window on other monitor.
    Annoying :)

    31 votes
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  16. Disable Desktop Shortcut creation

    Please add options to disable desktop shortcut when customers install Teams by using MSI installer

    30 votes
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    7 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  17. Markup PDFs in Teams desktop client.

    It would be nice to be able to do live markups of PDFs in Teams channel and/or file areas.

    This would introduce an amazing advantage for a project team working in Teams.

    30 votes
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    6 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  18. join meeting audio: teams calls phone

    not a new idea but, please allow us to choose more audio options while dialing into a meeting, this was the most useful thing in s4b I could choose to join with skype for bus, not to join audio, or have a handy list of phone numbers for skype to automatically call. please bring that to teams, my users are complaining so much about this little feature,

    29 votes
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  19. Do Not Disturb for Calls

    We need the ability to quickly indicate do not disturb for phone calls in teams. Its obnoxious to have spammers interrupt my teams audio calls with the phone ringing.

    27 votes
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  20. The desktop app always freezes

    When I use TEAMs from my desktop it always freezes.

    It’s not the computer, it’s been checked. It happens to my teammates as well.

    27 votes
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