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  1. Search by City Name / Location

    People still using Skype becose this simples function to search by City Name or location is not added on Microsoft Teams.

    1,504 votes
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    360 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Improve chat history search

    It looks like those designing the Chat are not really using it. Searching the chat history is still an awful experience:
    1. When you are in a conversation with a person and want to search for something, you want BY DEFAULT the results from the conversation with THAT person. But no, the smart designer of Chat was thinking to flood you first with a lot of results and then to ask you for few additional clicks to filter what you need...
    Please change the default to show the results for the current conversation or add another quick find or provide…

    938 votes
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    78 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. Search content by partial strings

    We are not able to use a partial string when searching.

    518 votes
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    35 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Search results should show the full thread

    Searching for something works (mostly), however if the thing you're search for is sufficiently far back in time, then it's nigh impossible to actually get results back. Clicking the message says "go to chat to see the rest", but clicking on that does nothing but take you back to the chat at the current time, rather than the target message. If you bookmark the message and try to get at the location in chat via that, then the client just lags and eventually crashes. (while chewing up 100% CPU) Tried the desktop client (developer preview), web client Chrome, web client…

    451 votes
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  5. Search OneNote

    Hi Team,

    I created a OneNote Document in Teams. There's no option to search in that document. It requires to open document in OneNote online or OneNote application to be able to search.

    Please Fix this issue!

    256 votes
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    under review  ·  18 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  6. Search Results "Go to the chat" link should take you to the result entry within the relevant chat

    currently the "Go to the chat" link when you're viewing a Search Result takes you to the end of the chat.

    It should bring you to the right date and time, so that you can see the search result in the context of the conversation.

    227 votes
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    9 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  7. search options

    Search functionality:
    1. Limit Search To:
    * All of Microsoft Teams
    * All Chats
    * Only chats including [select input]
    * All Teams
    * Only Team(s) [select]
    * All channels in a team
    * Only channel(s) [select]

    The search function is currently very poorly received across our area because it is just a massive search string.

    I would like the ability to restrict a search by Team and/or Channel and/or Individual
    In order to have a more targeted search result
    So that I can more quickly and efficiently find the correct result.

    Additionally - searching in User Feedback Forums is…

    209 votes
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  8. Add location AD to search capability

    Currently in Skype you can search for individuals by location from AD, then you can select a user based a search results. Very helpful to find individuals at a specific location and/or department -- would like to see this feature enabled in Teams. Currently you have to know exactly who you are trying to IM in advance.

    188 votes
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    under review  ·  24 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  9. Integrate Delve Profiles in Teams

    Make Delve Profiles (own Profile and that of others) available in Teams and include profile content in Teams-Search.

    Delve Profiles are good fo showing skills and projects of our employees.

    But the Profiles and there information are not accessible in Teams which breaks our usecase.

    175 votes
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    under review  ·  12 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  10. Integrate Teams chat into Outlook email search so that Outlook email search results include relevant Teams chats (like Skype does)

    Integrate Teams chat into Outlook email search so that Outlook email search results include relevant Teams chats (like how relevant Skype chats are included in a search done in Outlook email).

    166 votes
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  11. Please add file searching for Guest Users

    Guest users are unable to search files in Teams. They get the "Messages" and "People" however "Files" is not present. They are able to search SharePoint no issues, just not teams.

    116 votes
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    on the backlog  ·  19 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  12. Enhance the "Search" feature to search the comment fields AND "" search options

    It seems that the search feature does not include the comment fields. At least when I attempted to search for a name that I remembered placing in a team card comment, it wouldn't come up - so it must only search the "Task Name" field. Please consider expanding the search fields to include comments - and while at it, consider allowing specific searches using "" so it ONLY searches for a given search string

    106 votes
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    3 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  13. delete search history

    Option to delete search history

    67 votes
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  14. Enhance search capability - simple syntax like in outlook and saved search

    Enhance search capability - simple syntax like in outlook search (e.g. from: holmes) and saved search capability (e.g. all posts from CSE LT members in the last week)

    58 votes
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  15. Teams search functionality

    Please add a search-only feature for currently opened tab in Teams search functionality.

    57 votes
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  16. filter date

    In a big organization environment, we have a lot of chats, Teams channel going on. When trying to search certain thread/conversations, filter options built in Teams work fine for the most. But when trying to search certain dates to see the whole thread, it is kind of impossible, without having an option to select date range with calendar pop up to choose the date ranges. without this feature, I am having to go scroll up and down to find the exact date, time etc. Real pain....
    So far with date range filter, it is set to certain period of time:…

    54 votes
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  17. Make search return messages in context of the conversation again!

    This used to be a feature, but now you've removed it?

    If I want to find a conversation I had with someone 6 months ago, my only option is to scroll up, wait for messages to load, scroll up some more, wait some more and so on until I finally reach that part of the conversation timeline.

    Search used to return messages that, when clicked on, took me to the place on the timeline where we had the discussion I'm looking for. Now clicking on the message only shows the message in isolation with no way of seeing it in…

    51 votes
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  18. Include Outlook Contacts in Calls Contact list

    Include Office 365 Outlook Contacts (local) in the Contacts of calls in a way that the data displayed can be changed to fit the needs of the user.

    Outlook contacts are displayed (Thank you) but it is a 1985 display with no customization. Let us control the fields displayed and the size of each field to make this something other than an irritation.

    46 votes
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  19. Improve the Teams search tool

    When I search a keyword, I would like to have all the Teams that contains that keyword in the Team name.

    45 votes
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  20. Make search option available for each group chat, as all chats are online so easy to search.

    Make search option available for each group chat, as all chats are online so easy to search while having to many groups.

    41 votes
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