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  1. 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.

    3 votes
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  2. Bundle identifier ID of MS Teams for Chrome on MAC

    When trying to set the MS Teams app as default handler for opening and calling of tel-Links on Chrome for MAC, then as default is set the app Microsoft Teams Helper, instead of MS Teams, because both applications have the same bundle identifier ID: com.microsoft.teams.
    Microsoft Teams Helper should have another bundle identifier ID, so that it is different from MS Teams, so that Chrome can connect correctly to MS Teams.
    Please check the attachment for comparison.

    3 votes
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  3. stop asking me to download your malware or upgrade to your non-performant cloud services

    0/5 stars

    don't give a $#!+ about your app, ok? your "app" is an os shim, wrapped around an electron app, which loads the same web app that runs in any "supported" browser. and y'all wonder why performance, and system resource utilization sucks?

    you might be fooling the n00bs, but not anyone who is familiar with your bull$#!+.

    and seriously ... does the teams really need to communicate with 2-dozen-plus hosts, multiple times a minute? i think not.

    also, if one does not have OneDrive service, stop asking about that $#!+, as well. it's bad enough my company wastes operating…

    3 votes
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  4. Don't quit the Mac client when the user closes the Window

    Every time the MacOS client window is closed, the app quits so Notifications are missed - I've never seen this problem in ANY native chat app.

    This is a Major usability problem due to missed notifications and untimely responses - we now typically use SMS on our phones as Teams notification are so unreliable, but that's really painful.

    This is one of the most basic, standard Mac OS behaviors from from almost the creation of MacOS.

    On March 16, 2017 there is a post in UserVoice that claims this issue was resolved and the issue was marked closed.
    The post…

    3 votes
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  5. Planner for Teams permissions management

    Hi, can you please advise? We are trying to use Microsoft Planner with Teams for Mac app, but there are no permissions restrictions in task management, so anyone from the team can have non-restricted access to assigned tasks, that is very frustrating and not safe for business and project management. When this feature will be implemented? Thx

    3 votes
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  6. 3 votes
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  7. teams documents URL are not recognized by teams app for mac.

    teams documents URL are not recognized by teams app for mac. They should be. If you click them, they take you to a page which says "Safari is not compatible, install app"

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  8. Clean up Mac window controls.

    The window controls on the Mac should be cleaned up, they are awkwardly shoved in the corner. When using a full height window title bar they should be centered and moved in, i.e. Safari. Or the sidebar could be extended up. See attached.

    3 votes
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  9. 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.

    3 votes
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  10. respect mac window placement

    Leave the Teams app in the window I place it, don't move around when I switch to different workspaces.

    3 votes
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  11. It's not ready for business use. Bug: changing status often doesn't work. Issue: you can't select text and paste elsewher, or easily extrac

    often doesn't work. Issue: you often doesn't work. Issue: you often doesn't work. Issue: you often doesn't work. Issue: you often doesn't work. Issue: you

    3 votes
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  12. You need to natively support CMD key bindings on Mac. If you do not do this in your next release you really show how hard your app is

    All good Mac apps use cmd bindings. Command plus k is a fast switching modal in slack that is the most used key binding.

    When you are on a Mac the command key is finger friendly. Every time I get on a pc it is grueling not having good bindings.

    3 votes
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  13. Command + H hides the window on a Mac and then if someone messages me, it pops up the entire window rather than just doing the banner..

    I hit Command + H on a mac to hide the window, but if someone messages me, it pops the entire window up rather than just the banner in the corner. Is it possible to fix this?

    3 votes
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  14. I would like to se the email account I'am logged in with

    I would like to se the email account I'am logged in with

    3 votes
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  15. There seem to be some Mac compatibility issues, specifically with OneNote

    It'd be great, as the Organizer/Leader/Creator of a team, to be able to set up my team's home page appropriately. I work on a Mac and cannot set up a OneNote tab.

    3 votes
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  16. Add hyperlinks in Table of Contents in Word for Mac

    Table of Contents in Word for Windows allows the user to navigate directly to the location of a given item. On Mac this is not possible, or not directly enabled.
    Please add this feature as it is really helpful and necessary, especially in larger files.

    3 votes
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  17. Use a real About Teams dialog box

    No one who's using Teams on macOS likes the simple act of seeing what version they are on because the about bar is non-standard and too subtle. Just use a real About box please, this isn't hard.

    2 votes
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  18. 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.

    2 votes
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  19. MacOS freezes

    Teams for MacOS would randomly freeze.
    I can switch to it, but no windows with chats visible.
    I have to force quite it and then re-open it to use it.

    Latest MacOS 10.14.5 (18F132)
    You have Microsoft Teams Version 1.2.00.13765. It was last updated on 20/06/2019.

    2 votes
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  20. Catalyst Teams Mac App

    Please look at making a Catalyst version of the Mac Teams app for 10.15 (ie. iPad app on Mac).
    The current Electron app is slow and sluggish.

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