Public

Hi there, you’ve reached the user feedback site for Microsoft Teams. It’s managed by our Customer Advocacy Team inside Microsoft Teams Engineering led by Karuana Gatimu. Our entire team believes in representing your needs inside our engineering group and we appreciate the time you take to share them with us. Rest assured that a large team of dedicated people read and discuss your feedback!

Here’s how to get your voice heard:
1 — VOTE for existing ideas (this will also subscribe you to the idea’s status updates)
2 — SUBMIT new ideas (Please include only one suggestion per post. Duplicates are merged together.)
3 — RATE the product by clicking the little orange star on this page. This helps us understand our overall standing with users. It will collect your rating every six weeks.
4 — COMMENT in ideas’ threads, which we check regularly

For official product and feature updates we recommend three things:

Stay tuned here: We update our work items monthly
Read our Blog: Official announcements come from our blog at https://aka.ms/TeamsBlog
Review the Roadmap: Our upcoming features can be seen within the Microsoft 365 roadmap site at https://aka.ms/M365Roadmap

The Fine Print:  We have partnered with UserVoice, third-party service and your use of the portal and your submission is subject to the UserVoice Terms of Service & Privacy Policy, including license terms. Please do not send any novel or patentable ideas, copyrighted materials, samples or demos for which you do not want to grant a license to Microsoft.  

  • Hot ideas
  • Top ideas
  • New ideas
  • My feedback
  1. Add Give / Take Control in VDI Sessions

    We have used SfB for years now, and a typical Support call follows this progression: (1) User contacts us via IM; if discussion doesn't help, (2) User can Screen Share right there on the spot; if a "visual", and more chat doesn't help, (3) we can Request Control (or User can "give" it), and we can then take over the VDI desktop and, in most cases, fix the issue. It's a very SMOOTH, very clean workflow that just WORKS. NOTE: Not having to be on a CALL for this workflow lets us Multi-task even as we're helping this one User...…

    69 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    2 comments  ·  VDI Platfom  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Show video for multiple users when Optimized for VDI

    You've enabled 3x3 grid view for video, please add this to the optimization for VDI also!

    59 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    3 comments  ·  VDI Platfom  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. Video/Sharing functionality while using Citrix HDX Optimized

    Work on video/sharing limitations on Citrix.
    When using HDX Optimized (so we don't use all of the server CPU) there are various limitations like only one video, screen sharing only works after creating an audio or video call, no share control, no image blurring.

    Our company does not allow Teams to be used outside of the network so we are stuck with the Citrix HDX version.

    Citrix has been a success for work for home scenarios and will probably continue being used after COVID.

    Any plans on improving the HDX optimized version?

    43 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    3 comments  ·  VDI Platfom  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Video Background Blur in VDI

    Having video background blur in VDI with Teams is required for some European countries with privacy concerns. Also for video calling on trade floors.

    40 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    9 comments  ·  VDI Platfom  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  5. Add a detect if in RDSH/VDI/VM and deny user profile installer

    Microsoft Teams developers. Many of us run RDSH/VDI, the team's installer in a user profile in the word of VDI/RDSH is not ideal. Yea, I know you guys have the machine installer. Which thank you for, however that still doesn’t stop the user from actually going and downloading the team (user installer). I can understand at times why it’s a Click to Run application. It makes sense for a PC, but not a VDI/RDSH setup. You guys have made a lot of progress around our needs so thank you for this. Please consider this as well.

    User A could click…

    39 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    3 comments  ·  VDI Platfom  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  6. Add capabilities to support A/V & conferencing in VDI environments.

    Add capabilities to support A/V & conferencing in VDI environments.

    30 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    2 comments  ·  VDI Platfom  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  7. Teams.exe launch options

    We have an environment where we are running Teams with a redirected Start-Menu (Therefore also a redirected Startup-folder). We are having some issues with getting Teams autostarting as minimized. We are not able to use the legacy run keys in the registry. The Desktop-config.json is not processed when Autostarting from a redirected start-menu.

    This situation prevents us from starting Teams minimized for our users in the platform, which we would like to do.

    I'd love to see launch-options for the Teams.exe that can start the program as minimized/in background/hidden
    E.g: "C:\Users\%UserName%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Teams\current\Teams.exe" --StartMinimized

    19 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    1 comment  ·  VDI Platfom  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  8. Optimize Teams Live Events for VDI

    Live Events are gaining in popularity and we'd like to see them optimized in VDI like video, audio, and screenshare are now.

    16 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    1 comment  ·  VDI Platfom  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  9. AV Redirection for Teams in WVD

    Does anyone know if AV redirection for Teams is available or soon to be available? In the video below they preview it and he runs a script to enable.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QLDu6QVohEI

    Also this link says it is in preview
    https://www.rdsgurus.com/windows-virtual-desktop-is-generally-available/

    15 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    6 comments  ·  VDI Platfom  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  10. Enable voice and video recording feature in VDI environment

    We cannot use voice and video recording feature in VDI environment. So, please enable them in the environment.

    13 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  VDI Platfom  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  11. Teams and Enterprise customers

    There is a serious glitch in the Microsoft Strategy, there is a lot of enterprise customers that won't transform into Office 365 because Teams does not work on RDS/Citrix. Why can't you put some effort into fixing this!?

    Deploying Teams on RDS platforms is impossible, and the end result is that enterprise customers pospones transitioning into these apps.

    13 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    2 comments  ·  VDI Platfom  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  12. Please implement the [Display background effect] function in Teams of VDI environment.

    At this time, the [Display background effect] function cannot be used in Teams in the VDI environment.
    Therefore, please add the above function to Teams of VDI environment.

    12 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    1 comment  ·  VDI Platfom  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  13. Multiple Windows in Video chat and meetings

    I would like to see windows of all the people in the meeting instead of the icons at the bottom & larger screen for the last 4 people that have talked. I would like to be able to manually choose who I would like to look at in the meeting even if they are not speaking at the time. Perhaps you could offer a feature that would default to the person speaking, but allow a manual selection for who midsize windows are open to.

    (Also, you shouldn't require categories in your submission form that do not offer explanation... UX design,…

    9 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  VDI Platfom  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  14. 8 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  VDI Platfom  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  15. Improve Video performance in CITRIX/VDI optimised mode

    Video performance in a virtual environment is very low quality. There are also issues with video when multiple people are on the call with poor quality connections. If someone has a poor connection it degrades the video for everyone.. zoom vdi optimisation is far superior, please take a look at the performance of zoom in vdi and try to match it as it is currently becoming a stumbling block trying to use teams in a virtual environment. Video quality is the no.1 item that needs to be improved

    8 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    1 comment  ·  VDI Platfom  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  16. Amazon WorkSpaces VDI support

    Introduce support for Amazon WorkSpaces VDI solution.
    https://aws.amazon.com/workspaces/

    8 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    2 comments  ·  VDI Platfom  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  17. The VDI install for Teams should be able to update without a reinstall

    The VDI install should be able to update without us having to uninstall it and then install the new version. However you want to do that - would be nice if you used Windows Update and WSUS, but if you want it to be some new way then whatever. But I find it inconsistent that in 2020 I have to uninstall a Microsoft product to install a minor subversion of the same product.

    I have been having nothing but problems trying to upgrade this product. The uninstall from Programs and Features doesn't work, the registry entry for uninstall doesn't work,…

    7 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  VDI Platfom  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  18. Interoperability with Skype for Business is limited to audio calls, no video modality.

    When a VDI user is running Skype for Business and Teams concurrently, the end point camera cannot be used in Teams.

    6 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  VDI Platfom  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  19. MS Teams client on WVD shows UTC.

    *English follows Japanese

    ■ Title(件名):
    WVD 上の Teams クライアントは時刻がUTC表示となる。

    MS Teams client on WVD shows UTC.

    ■ Description(内容):
    日本のユーザーが使っている WVD 上の Teams クライアントは、Azure 時間 (JST) ではなく、UTC の時刻を表示します。
    こちらの問題を解決してください。

    MS Teams client Japan user uses on WVD does not honor Azure time (JST) and shows UTC.
    Please fix it ASAP.

    6 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    2 comments  ·  VDI Platfom  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  20. Allow sound in screen sharing

    When doing a video chat session, and using the screen share option... it would be nice if the other person could hear the audio from your computer. For example, showing 2-3 people an online video tutorial by pulling up the website and screen sharing (rather than having to send them the link)

    6 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Facebook Google
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  VDI Platfom  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
← Previous 1
  • Don't see your idea?

Feedback and Knowledge Base