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  1. hover

    Hover Options

    I suggest moving or removing the hover options on chat messages. The problem with them is that when you hover over the message, you can no longer highlight the covered-up portion of the message - which is a problem if you're trying to copy and paste something out of the chatbox, especially on shorter messages.

    See attached file (edited for privacy and informational purposes)

    69 votes
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  2. Utility for record desktop screen and share in a Channel without a group meeting

    This utility is for make a record from Desktop and voice, and share in a Channel.
    My users prefer to use Loom software and this is a unsecure way.
    The ideal utility can be:
    1. Start a new recorder
    2. Save the record in Stream channel vinculated with the Team/channel
    3. Share the llink in the channel and also allow to watch the video directly from teams.

    What you think?

    Regards!

    68 votes
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  3. Teams in SysTray does not distinguish between Activity & Presence

    Whether you are in a meeting or got a message, in both cases you get a RED DOT. This is not clear or very helpful.

    68 votes
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  4. Allow rotation of photos in desktop app integrated photo viewer.

    Currently the integrated photo viewer in the desktop app, for viewing attached photos in conversations, does not support photo rotation. Please integrate, thanks!

    61 votes
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  5. Teams should not be installed under %userprofile% but %program files% instead

    Teams should not be installed under %userprofile% but %program files% instead

    60 votes
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  6. Fix Edit in Word/Excel - Currently not working

    When you have saved an excel/ word file in files section in teams then you click on the file and edit. The edit in word/excel online works but the edit in word/excel does nothing and does not open word/excel to edit the document. Desktop teams version is Microsoft Teams Version 1.0.00.10302 (64-bit). It was last updated on 4/21/17.

    60 votes
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  7. Don't include Teams in task switcher when closed

    When Teams is running it always appears in my task switcher (ALT+TAB), even after I have closed the window.

    Steps:
    1. Open teams and log on.
    2. Make sure your settings are to keep the application running in close.
    3. Close the window. You should no longer see Teams in your taskbar, but you should still see the Teams notification icon in the system tray.
    4. Hold the ALT key and press TAB. Keep the ALT key pressed.

    The next window in the task switcher is Teams, even though the window has been closed.

    Worse yet - if I release…

    60 votes
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  8. Improve the Mac App


    • Can't find it in Mac App Store

    • Weird first run experience (very un-Maclike)

    • Didn't know which monitor it was on (had windows on both)

    • Ignored system level text replacements when trying to log in (I have a shortcut for my fairly long email address)

    • Non-standard UI, and not in a good "I hope this takes off" way

    • Non-standard emojis automatically used when you type keyboard ones (e.g. ;) is turned into a horrible animated winking face that looks like it is leering at me... but it also lets you insert system native ones alongside them for added confusion)

    • A garish…
    59 votes
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  9. 58 votes
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  10. Allow more proxy configuration

    Teams automatically takes proxy configuration from browser and we want to change the configurations like in skype for consumer.

    57 votes
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  11. Please publish the update history for Microsoft Teams Client on the Web. I can check the list of Update history for Office 365 ProPlus on t

    Please publish the update history for Microsoft Teams Client on the Web.

    I can check the list of Update history for Office 365 ProPlus on the web.

    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/officeupdates/update-history-office365-proplus-by-date

    We also want to publish information on the Web, so that I can see the details of added and updated features for Microsoft Teams clients.

    55 votes
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  12. We really need "Paste as plain text" in the Teams desktop client

    Please add a "Paste as plain text" option to the right-click menu in all text areas in the Teams desktop client that accept formatted text.

    54 votes
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  13. When using the Teams Desktop App, the App should not prompt you to download the Team Desktop App. Seriously, how narcissistic can an App be?

    When using the Teams Desktop App, the App should not prompt you to download the Team Desktop App. Seriously, how narcissistic can an App be?

    54 votes
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  14. Teams Chat: add reply button or selective reply just like Whatsapp. required for desktop.

    Teams Chat: add reply button or selective reply just like Whatsapp. required for desktop.

    53 votes
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  15. Full width chat

    On desktop, chat takes up only the center of available field. Woiuld be much better use of space, if the chat was full width

    52 votes
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  16. Ability to hide floating tool bar

    Ability to hide the "floating tool bar" while we are seeing the screen shared by someone else

    50 votes
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  17. Replace Electron app with Native app that runs fast on desktop.

    Desktop Microsoft Teams is, well, basically useless. It is the slowest app I use on any PC. It needs either some MAJOR performance improvements or a complete re-write as a Native app so that it runs fast on PCs.

    Come on guys, you can do better than this!

    50 votes
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  18. alert notifications teams

    Make alert notifications in "teams" not only in chat.

    49 votes
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  19. Allow you to share desktop without being in a meeting. Skype allows this feature.

    Allow you to share your desktop without being in a meeting. Skype allows you to share your desktop at anytime. Why do you have to create a meeting to allow the desktop to be shared.

    49 votes
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  20. print task

    Ability to print the task screen would be great

    48 votes
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