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  1. Need a way to bulk add multiple Team members at once by copying a string of email IDs (separated by a delimiter)

    Need a way to bulk add multiple Team members at once by copying a string of email IDs (separated by a delimiter) ;
    At present I have to individually add each and every email Id separately; that's very very time consuming;
    I am surprise Microsoft failed to think about this in the first place.

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    • Real time Location tracking

      Many Teams have team members out on site or in various locations. It would be great to be able to get real time live location data allowing say an admin or head office or Team coordinator to direct the best resources to the right place and help colleagues help each other. Similar layout as say Life 360 and would be great if you could share directions with team members or a team leader can share a Route for the day or the week making real team integration.

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      • The status icon in teams is updated much too slowly

        I think you need to approach the status indicator in teams differently. This is a feature that is very important and I don't think it's getting enough attention or focus.

        For example, it takes up to 5 minutes to show teams as "away" even if your computer is locked. If it is locked, you should immediately be shown as "away". Usually by the time someone will show as away (going to the bathroom or at a meeting) a lot of the time, I won't even know they were away until they have gotten back.

        This brings up another issue. The…

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        • Allow change on status

          Like in Skype, you can put your status to always available when you are connected, even if you have a calendar appointment or anything else

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          • Turn around time of the conversations. Is it possible to pull the report for a group?

            I work on Teams alot and i would like to know the Turn around time of the conversations. Is it possible to pull the report for a group of people so as to view the response time and names of the people who post conversations?

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            • All ability to modify Contact information in Teams Client

              When viewing contacts in Teams, it would be great to be able to directly edit the team, for example, if the contact / speeddial is just shown as an email address - be good to be able to edit the details and save back

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              • Groups Contact list

                The ability to add AAD or AD synced Mail Enabled Security groups or Office 365 Groups in contacts. This functionality is available in S4B. It needs to be added to Teams so contacts are dynamically added in Teams contacts list under groups like departments.

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                • Link contact groups from Outlook to Teams

                  Ensure that contact groups that have been created in Outlook are visible / can be used in Teams. Now I have to re-create certain groups in teams and instead would just like to copy from Outlook

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                  • Update person status to away automatically if workstation is locked

                    Update person status to away automatically and immediately if workstation is locked.

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                    • Teammanager-View on Calendars of Teammembers

                      We would need an overview of a list of team members in the form of a spreadsheet display where I can see the availability of team member on a daily, weeky or monthly basis. It would be perfect if we could set the minimum absence length of a meeting or so that would be displayed in the overview. For example: show only meeting / absences longer than 2 hours. Adding users could be based on groups and / or add / remove individual users. Display-color of the absence could be selected on the type of absence in the users calendar.

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                      • Add Option to Display Status in Contacts List

                        In the settings, add an option which causes Status text to display adjacent to or beneath (maybe both) the name and picture of a Contact in your Favorites.

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                        • Restriction on participants in a chat group !!

                          Hello Team, Recently we moved from CISCO Jabber to MS Teams and 1 restriction we found here is that in a chat group, the maximum number of participants is restricted to 50. For any organization (atleast here), we have more than 50 people who are needed to be in a chat group and not channels, as that is separate option. I would suggest to increase that number to a significant number as this is used at enterprise level where we can have more than 50 people working and required in the chat group.

                          Also, if a chat is needed to…

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                          • When searching for users that are not Teams/SFB users, is there a way to determine whether the user is activated for Teams or not

                            Issue Definition:
                            When searching for users that are not Teams/SFB users, is there a way to determine whether the user is activated for Teams or not? Current status shows date 1/1/1 in Teams desktop client and Null in the Teams web client. These users have synced O365 accounts for other O365 products but are not enabled or have licenses for Teams.

                            Main Ask: Would like to see an indicator that shows whether the user is a Teams user or not. This will help educate user base so they can identify which users can be interacted with.

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                            • It’s not as good as Skype and not at all user friendly

                              Not user friendly.. searching for new contact and their status is such a pain

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                              • group chat name and member status

                                Show chat group name as well as group members and their status.
                                At the moment it is an either/or situation, ie:
                                - give the group chat a name and you can't see user status/presence
                                - provide no group chat name and the chat "group" appears as User A + x (number of users in the group)

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                                • Visibility of Presence from External Contacts

                                  Microsoft has opted the whole organization to use Microsoft Teams. The migration of contacts was great but presence are not visible for people outside the organization. It has been working with Skype, it would be better if Microsoft Teams works the same too.

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                                    • チーム内のチャネル毎に別の権限がかけられない

                                      チーム内のチャネル毎に別の権限がかけられない
                                      チャネルを担当毎に分けても権限がかけられないため、通知など担当外にも送信されてしまうため、
                                      チャネル毎に照会権限者、投稿権限者の権限設定を細かくしたい。

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                                      • Tags = first name, last name

                                        Simply, when you tag people, it should be first name then last name. You call people by their first name right? Hey “Bill” can you help me out? Not - hey Gates, Bill can you help me out?

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                                        • nicknames

                                          nickname functionality

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