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  1. 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)

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  2. MacOS: support keyboard TEXT shortcuts (System Preferences→Keyboard→Text)

    MacOS: support keyboard TEXT shortcuts (System Preferences→Keyboard→Text)

    6 votes
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  3. Fix Dragging Screenshot Preview Window to Drop onto Chat or Channel

    On macOS 10.14 or later, when you take a screenshot with any keyboard shortcut, you get a preview window like in the attachment right above the dock near the Trash.

    You can't drag the screenshot preview window and drop it into Teams like you can for...any other app like Outlook.

    6 votes
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  4. Ability to open Teams Window

    Mac - there is no way to open the Teams Window if accidently closed. Typically on most MAC programs you can open a base window for the App you are in from the file or window menu.

    6 votes
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  5. Open application in background for Mac

    In Windows..Settings..Application, there is a setting to "Open Application in Background" I would like this on the MacOS version. When Teams opens it interrupts any application that I am working on.

    6 votes
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  6. Teams in Mac in status bar

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

    6 votes
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  7. 6 votes
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  8. Alias for contact

    I can give my contact in Jabber a different display name that is easier for me to remember. But I couldn't do the same thing in Microsoft Team. I'd like to see this functionality added.

    6 votes
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  9. Teams client Mac asks way too often for two-factor (MS Authenticator) even when Macbook lid is closed

    When my closed Macbook comes close to a new wifi, my MS Authenticator asks for "approval" on my Apple Watch. First it was confusing why someone tried to access my account until I realised that it was the Mac Teams client that tried to connect. Need teams to better handle authentication towards Office365 with two-factor authentication enabled.

    6 votes
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  10. 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.

    6 votes
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  11. Persistence and Notifications trouble on iOS/macOs

    For iOS/macOS desktop - data doesn’t persist for all messages. While in a menu i see too old messages, and after I enter a conversation - another pack of newer messages are loaded on fly so I need to scroll down to look at newest ones . Also there’s troubles with notifications many of which don’t appear at all

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  12. stop minimizing mac app

    Stop minimizing the app. Seriously. If I want to minimize it, that's what the system button is for. Just leave the Teams window where I put it.

    6 votes
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  13. Update iOS interface to be identical to PC interface

    Update teams for IOS users to have the same capability as pc interface. I do not have the option to add additional items like One note etc

    6 votes
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  14. On mac os and android, user status does not update quickly or consistently

    On mac os and android, user status does not update quickly or consistently

    6 votes
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  15. Support the apostrophe key on a Mac in spell checking

    The current version doesn't seem to understand the ' key when doing spell checking. If I type the word "shouldn't" Teams marks "should'" as a spelling mistake. When I choose to correct this to "shouldn't" I end up with the word "shouldn't't". The same thing happens with doesn't and other words with ' in them.

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  16. Don't minimise Teams when screen sharing a different screen (multi-screen setup)

    Currently when you share a screen the primary Microsoft Teams window is minimised (down into the dock on Macs). When this occurs you can no longer see the video feeds of the meeting participants, chats, virtual whiteboard, etc.

    I have a 3-screen setup. When I share a screen that the primary Microsoft Teams window is not present on the application should not automatically minimise the primary Microsoft Teams window.

    Presumably minimising the window was seen as a usability enhancement or to avoid sharing the video feed as part of the screen share, however for multi-screen environments this is unnecessary.

    5 votes
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  17. Replying to a message in Teams for Mac users

    As a Macbook user, I want to have the ability to reply back to a message (starting a thread), so that I can reply aptly to a particular message.

    5 votes
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  18. Can you have feature of recalling sent message in MacBook Outlook?

    Can you have feature of recalling sent message in MacBook Outlook?

    5 votes
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  19. do not unmute my computer speakers

    when joining a meeting, if my computer speakers are muted, please leave them muted, as that's the setting I have configured. Do not override my preferences.

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  20. Don't hide automatically after some time of inactivity (OS X).

    Don't hide automatically after some time of inactivity.

    5 votes
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