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  1. Allow Office desktop apps to edit files in Mac

    Can we have access to editing MS Office files directly in the desktop apps on the Teams Mac desktop app? It works in the Windows version. Kills productivity on the Mac. Also, it should be available not only on the file tab, but also on linked files directly on the conversations (such as when linking a file from Dropbox or OneDrive).

    16 votes

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  2. Open eml file in Outlook when on macOS

    if there is an *.eml file in the channel file and its opened, it open up in Mac Mail rather then Outlook even though the default mail client is set to Outlook.

    16 votes

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  3. Allow using Teams Add-in in MS Outlook for MAC without Microsoft 365 or Office 365 client subscription

    It would be great if we can use Teams Add-in in MS Outlook for MAC without Microsoft 365 or Office 365 client subscription like in Windows, where MS Office Pro and any Teams license are enough for Add-in working.

    15 votes

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  4. Screen share: share different desktops/applications

    On the Mac we can have multiple desktops. Please can we be able to choose which one of these we can share.

    Also please can we be able to choose any window/application to share like on Windows. Currently only files in the chat can be shared.

    15 votes

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  5. Enable sharing system sounds during screen sharing for iOS

    When using an iPad and screen sharing, system sounds isn’t available. We have to have a team member on windows share the video.

    14 votes

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  6. Fix the issue that selecting teams on OSX with CMD TAB selects the notification window

    When CMD TAB task switching on OSX the default window selected is a hidden notification window. This means that whenever switching to teams the app remains in the background. This is both frustrating and slows down productivity.

    The bug is replicated on many users in my organisation and beyond.

    13 votes

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  7. Selecting Contact Group as attendee for a Team Meeting

    Team Meetings does not allow to send meeting invite to a contact group. I have about 120 members and have to schedule meetings every day under different channels for separate set of people from this 120. Grouping the contact is of No help as Teams meeting does not allow to select contact group.
    Copy pasting the member list also does not work.

    13 votes

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  8. Virtual Background for MACS

    Blurred or virtual background for MACS

    13 votes

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  9. Sandboxed macOS app

    Please, make the macOS app sandboxed and distribute over Mac App Store. I don't understand why do I need to enter my sudo password when installing Microsoft Teams.

    13 votes

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  10. Not working on slow internet connection

    The Teams app and workflow is really great, but you constantly get slowed down or even knocked out when you're on a slow internet connection (even 450 Kbit/s is not enough).

    Every couple of minutes, Teams shows "Please reconnect so we can keep your conversations going." even tough the connection is stable - but slow.
    After some time, it suggests to reload the app, which takes ages. So it's not usable at all, which is very sad, considering how great it is.

    13 votes

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  11. Mac: While Sharing Screen, allow interaction with Mac's Top Menu Bar

    This is less on an idea and more of just an issue: I was sharing my entire screen yesterday, had unpinned Microsoft Team's screen shot menu, and wanted to access some menu items in another application. But every time I moved my cursor to the Apple Menu area, the menu for Teams appeared. I had to stop sharing in order to access the menu items for that application (then reshare again to continue demoing). Please allow me to interact with the normal Mac Menu Bar while sharing my screen with Teams.

    13 votes

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  12. Teams link will not resolve on Mac

    I have Teams installed on my Mac.  I coworker sent me a link to a file on a Teams site. When I click on the email link it launches a web browser window that encourages me to install the client version of Teams - which I am already using. There is no way I know to resolve the link - very frustrating.

    13 votes

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  13. double click title

    Please set your OS X desktop app to follow the system preference for double clicking the title bar. Very annoying when you have this set to minimize apps, and this one app maximizes.

    13 votes

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  14. Dock options like changing status

    Would be helpful to have some actions when right clicking the Dock icon, ie at least change our status (available, busy, etc), set the status message.

    12 votes

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  15. Edit PowerPoint using Office Apps not just edit Online Powerpoint in MS Team apps

    Currently, MS teams app allows you to edit powerpoint using the Edit Powerpoint Online option. We have many people using Team in their MAC PC.

    12 votes

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  16. sound output mac

    Video call sound comes out of standard speakers, and no way to change to what the system is configured for, like external speakers.

    12 votes

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  17. Notifications are blank on MacOS

    On macOS Catalina Teams notifications show up as a blank white rectangle and video freezes until you mouse-over the notification.

    11 votes

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  18. Easily switch between tenancies in Teams for Mac

    Please allow easy switch between tenancies on Teams for Mac.

    At the moment, I need to log out of my work Teams account, then log back in using my college Teams account.
    (On iPhone and iPad, is it easy to seamlessly switch between accounts, but on Mac it does not exist)

    11 votes

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  19. Teams in Mac in status bar

    Display Teams in status bar as icon - potentially with tag to show new messages. similar to onedrive

    11 votes

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  20. ability to see who is speaking now in a call conference, it's aint that clear.

    on Teams call conference it's not that clear who is speaking.

    11 votes

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