How can we make Microsoft Teams better?

allow any emoji as a reaction, not just thumbs up

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Angela Sze shared this idea  ·   ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
working on it  ·  Suphatra responded  · 

We just started testing this feature internally. It looks great!

I’ll let you know as it progresses through the validation rounds.

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  • Joseph Dunphy commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Would be fantastic to have this feature, a number of teams at our company leverage the multiple Slack reactions to understand where a post is at from a workflow standpoint.

    Ex: (1) agent from one team messages a group with a question (2) agent from the messaged team marks the message with "eyes" to let everyone else know it's being reviewed (3) marks with a check mark once it's complete

  • Amira Budiyano commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Please make this happen. We are counting on you, Microsoft Team! It is very hard to react to a comment made by a fellow team member. Chatting on platform like Teams help us to communicate better and being able to react appropriately helps the communication even better. Definitely looking forward to this feature!

  • Ryan Ersland commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    This is my top feature request. As a frequently remote employee at an organization that previously used Slack, I feel that reactions are invaluable. They provide a low-stakes way to participate in a conversation without the visual disruption of a new post, playing a roll similar to body language in a face to face conversation. A rich vocabulary of reactions is a critical ingredient for bringing meaningful human interactions and team culture to a platform like Teams.

    I'm glad to hear that you're making progress! You'll make a lot of users like me very happy when this becomes generally available. 🏆

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Yes, would like this too! So handy to have it in Slack currently, would be nice to have in Teams also.

  • Dylan commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Can we please get an update on this feature? Our business uses reactions in Slack to increase our productivity and trim our response time.

  • bmsomega commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Can't wait for this to come out! I'm also wondering if you have a release date in mind!

  • Mike McCarthy commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Hi Suphatra, Teams team, how is testing going? Any idea of a release date yet for this feature? My team would love to know!

  • Nola 111 commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Any updates on this? This is our user base's biggest request after transitioning from Slack.

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