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  1. unable to authenticate through browser pop

    I am seeing a bug with the Teams’ desktop application (Windows and Mac) that doesn't support advanced security for user authentication.

    When using the Teams’ desktop client the tab is unable to complete the authentication which pops a browser window to authenticate the user. The Teams’ web client pops the authentication window and authenticates the Teams’ tab user as expected.

    The use case that triggered this: Trying to add a published Smartsheet to a tab in my Teams channel with the Smartsheet sheet publish option "Only available to users in owner's account" enabled.

    27 votes
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    under review  ·  1 comment  ·  IT Pro  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Ability to run Get-Team without Teams license assigned

    To run get-team requires Teams license as per the update from MS. Please make it available without assigning Teams license. As many administrators in our customer does not have any license assigned.

    19 votes
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    under review  ·  4 comments  ·  IT Pro  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. Add an option to make Banners "sticky" so they would only go away after being acknowledged or dismissed

    It'd be nice if unread updates to a channel or direct chat would result in a persistent banner that would stay on screen until I read the message or dismissed the notification.

    114 votes
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    under review  ·  21 comments  ·  Notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Scheduled auto-post messages/notifications on channels

    Our teams posts routine updates/notifications on our channel (mainly posting who is the POC for the team on that day). It would be nice if we can schedule a specific message to be posted on specific timings (or even better if customizable messages for different timings) for automation.

    292 votes
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    35 comments  ·  Bots  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Putting this item under review so we can investigate the scenario. Currently you can use Flow to automate posting. DRI/POC can be maintained in a list or file and message can be sent to Teams channels at designated intervals. For schedules as mentioned you might also consider using the Shifts app inside of Teams. This would provide additional features like shift swapping, activity lists for each shift etc.

  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!

    227 votes
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    under review  ·  16 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  6. O365 Germany

    When will Microsoft Teams be available in Office 365 Germany?

    7 votes
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    under review  ·  3 comments  ·  Languages/Translation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  7. Remove "Team has guests" after last guest has been removed.

    Remove "Team has guests" after last guest has been removed.

    81 votes
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    2 comments  ·  Guest Access  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    under review  ·  Suphatra responded

    Thanks to the folks who flagged this bug is back. Please upvote to be subscribed to the status of this bug.

  8. Edit Button is missing

    the Edit button seems to have disappared. all we have is Mark as Unread in the Elipsis button

    an update must have been done

    6 votes
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    1 comment  ·  Bugs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    under review  ·  Suphatra responded

    Hi folks, the “Edit” button can be turned off at the Team and Tenant level. Please check your Team settings and your Tenant settings to see if that’s the case, then email Alex.Rector@microsoft.com with your findings. She’s investigating whether this is a bug or not.

    Thanks,
    Suphatra

  9. We want the Muppets from "real skype"!!!

    The muppets are a great team building/ice breaking feature that can add life to a dull conversation. We want the Muppets!

    49 votes
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    1 comment  ·  Emojis and GIFs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    under review  ·  Warren responded

    This is still under review. I’ll let you know as soon as I hear any additional news.
    -Warren

  10. sending messages is causes timeline above it to jump back days or weeks

    When I am chatting with team members, each time a send a message the chat history above jumps back days or weeks...and I have to scroll back down to the bottom. Very annoying.

    16 votes
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    7 comments  ·  Bugs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    under review  ·  Suphatra responded

    Thanks Chris for sharing this! I’ve sent it straight to the Messaging team, who is investigating.

  11. remove conversation tab

    I would like the option to remove or hide the conversations tab. Teams is a great way to post and link to team related spreadsheets or slideshows and doesn't require a chat function. Keeping one sometimes means there are chat posts that are missed because they are not expected.

    6,120 votes
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  12. The Create Team button is broken

    When I go to create a new team, I click on the "Create Team" button, and nothing happens/

    20 votes
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    27 comments  ·  Bugs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    under review  ·  Suphatra responded

    Hi folks, is this still happening for you? If so, please send me your logs at sparavi (at) Microsoft (dot) com. I’ll see if we can repro the issue and figure out what’s going on.

    Thanks,
    Suphatra

  13. 161 votes
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    17 comments  ·  People  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    under review  ·  Warren responded

    The feature team is still discussing this suggestion. No decision has been made yet, but I’ll keep you posted.

    -Warren

  14. Issue with Android App

    After 25 May update, I am unable to post Chat on Teams or take part in conversation.

    2 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Bugs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    under review  ·  Suphatra responded

    Hi Shaishav,

    Can you please send me your mobile logs? To send, just click “Send Feedback” on the little lightbulb in the mobile app.

    Did this persist after rebooting your phone?

    Suphatra

  15. Merge/consolidate channels

    We changed the mind about the way we used some channels. We decided that some of the channels need to be merged. It would be nice to be able to do this without using history. We want history to be merged.

    2,074 votes
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    199 comments  ·  Teams and Channels  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    under review  ·  Warren responded

    This request is now being reviewed by the feature team! I’ll keep you posted as to the future decision.

    -Warren

  16. Make Teams for Mac available in App Store/VPP

    I love that OneNote is available in the Mac App Store, and it'd be great if Teams were too since it's also free. Deploying, updating and generally managing VPP apps is much simpler than having to package manually etc. This would make deploying Teams to our Mac departments much easier.

    127 votes
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    7 comments  ·  Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  17. Adjust Team Picture (Reposition/Resize)

    I find the lack of adjustment (positioning and zoom) annoying in Teams. I would like to be able to use a product/company logos for the team picture without having to manually crop/resize the pictures in microsoft paint using trial and error to get them to display nicely.

    Pretty much all websites/chat programs has the functionality I have described. I have attached an example of the desired behaviour - available in Skype, but not available in Teams :(

    66 votes
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    5 comments  ·  Teams and Channels  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    under review  ·  Suphatra responded

    Wanted to post that we acknowledge this feedback. We’re cranking on quite a few new features, so while you won’t see this soon, please know its on our to-do list!

    I’ll let you know as it progresses forward.

    Suphatra

  18. Allow to post a reply to a conversation via REST

    Currently it is quite easy to start a conversation via the webhook of a channel.

    It would be great if the POST of this webhook would return an conversation id. This id could then be used in a subsequent request to reply to the initial conversation.

    264 votes
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    under review  ·  19 comments  ·  Developer Platform  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  19. Custom Group Categories for Teams

    As I create more and more teams, I need to be able to group or categorize them. It seems like the only native groupings are "favorites" or "more". I would like to be able to create other categories. Once I get over 30 teams, grouping them into detailed categories is going to be imperative to stay organized.

    1,318 votes
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    150 comments  ·  Teams and Channels  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    under review  ·  Warren responded

    Still under review by the feature team. Nothing new to report at this time.

    -Warren

  20. Don't hide channels in the "More channels" dropdown when there is space to display them

    If there's only one more channel, it doesn't make sense to hide it behind a "More channels dropdown", you're not saving any space. I've noticed this with a few things in Teams, if there is room to display all of the channels vertically, or very few extra channels, it's bad UX to hide them behind a link.

    125 votes
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