URL Scheme for iOS and Android app - forexample ms-teams://email@example.com will launch Teams and goto chat screen of the "user". URL Scheme can be extended to various features of the MS Teams app. This will help customize Employee App all organization have. Enabling Office 365 directly integrating to these app. Currently, I am using ms-outlook:// to integrate Email feature in the app I am working.
This feature request is now being reviewed by the feature team. Once a decision is made, I will be sure to post the update on this suggestion.
Would come in very handy to include my chat link in my email signature...
Sagar Amin commented
Thank you Warren for looking into this. I can give you the practical use of this feature in my organization. I posted this in Jan'18 since then we have come long way of integrating different internal application with Teams. As of now secure messaging clients like Jabber and Tiger support this. We would want see this for Teams for both Android and iOS