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  1. Support "€" symbol in Mac application

    The "€" symbol doesn't work on the Mac application.

    9 votes
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  2. Cannot Link to Existing Channel File

    On the mac app I created a file in a channel successfully. When I am on the Conversation screen and attempt to add that file to my conversation by linking it from the existing team channel, I get an error saying "upload failed". Happens every time in any channel.

    9 votes
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  3. Set availability to Away when the computer is locked (Mac)

    Please add functionality to the Mac client to automatically set the status to Away when the computer is locked (Shift+Command+Q). It should then automatically switch back to Available when the computer is unlocked.

    8 votes
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  4. Please add products updates into Microsoft AutoUpdate, like other Mac products

    Please add products updates for Teams, into Microsoft AutoUpdate, like other Mac products

    8 votes
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  5. Remember audio device selection

    As a user of Teams on Mac, currently:

    1. I join a meeting and select my USB headset as speaker and microphone device in Teams
    2. I leave the meeting
    3. I restart my computer
    4. I join a meeting and Teams had changed the speaker and microphone device back to the system default.

    It would be nice if in step 4, Teams would remember the last time I had a meeting I selected my USB headset for speaker and microphone device and use that.

    8 votes
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  6. Mac app terminates automatically and continuously nags about admin permissions for updates

    The Mac OS X Client is a horrible app.
    It keeps terminating automatically without any notification and it simply switches me offline even when I want to stay online and available for my colleagues. I can not figure out why or when the client terminates.
    Moreover, the Team Helper App update keeps bothering me several times a day that it needs admin permission to update something.

    Thats not the way how client applications should work these days.

    8 votes
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  7. smartsheet integration is broken

    The access tocken not picked up by the desktop app on OSX at times.

    Some smartsheet sheets would load, others would show the login page.

    Pressing login would authenticate but nothing would happen in teams.

    This really cripples smartsheet integration

    Please fix

    8 votes
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  8. Presence/Status doesn't show 'Online' until activating the macOS app

    Often, the Teams app on macOS will show me as 'Away' after 3 mins of inactivity in the app, even though I'm still working on my computer. Doesn't realise that just because it's not the active window, that it doesn't mean I'm gone.

    8 votes
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  9. Teams link will not resolve on Mac

    I have Teams installed on my Mac.  I coworker sent me a link to a file on a Teams site. When I click on the email link it launches a web browser window that encourages me to install the client version of Teams - which I am already using. There is no way I know to resolve the link - very frustrating.

    8 votes
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  10. Add support for Keynote presentations

    When presenting from Keynote via sharing your Keynote window you see the slide thumbnails and formatting options like you're looking at the presenter's screen instead of what is being presented. You cannot see this on the Mac that is sharing. Only on the Teams sharing screen.

    7 votes
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  11. Incorrect Time zone when I create a teams meetings in outlook for mac.

    Incorrect Time zone when I create a teams meetings in outlook for mac.
    My Mac OS/Outlook/Teams Time zone has been setting in Taipei (UTC+08:00),but when I creat a new meeting in Microsoft Teams,It will always show in UTC-06:00,How can I change the default setting?

    7 votes
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  12. Teams on Mac doesn't respect window hiding

    If the teams window is hidden on Mac (via cmd+h or by opt clicking on another window while the teams window is active) notifications will cause the window to become unhidden.

    7 votes
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  13. Please make it possible to zoom in on the Mac client

    Most other Mac tools allow the user to Command+/Command- to zoom in on the screen. The fonts are really small for these old eyes of mine.

    7 votes
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  14. sound output mac

    Video call sound comes out of standard speakers, and no way to change to what the system is configured for, like external speakers.

    7 votes
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  15. macOS teams client needs to support Conditional Access where we can block fat client but allow web only Teams

    Teams for MacOS client needs to support Conditional Access where we can block fat client but allow web only Teams access. Organizations that decide to block all local data due to industry regulations and compliance need this and often the executives are the most popular group to use MacOS devices

    6 votes
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  16. scope a search to the current chat

    Searching in teams is useful but it would be nice to be able to limit what actually gets searched.

    I often find myself needing to scope my search to just a single chat. i.e. "I know <thing-i'm-looking-for> has been typed in the current chat, go and find it"

    Please could you add this capability? i.e. Specify the scope of a search to just be the current chat.

    6 votes
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  17. Teams for Mac OS: allow for a (new) main window to be opened/created

    The current Microsoft Teams has its main window disappear on me at least daily (and I'm not sure why that happens). The only way to get it back is to quit Teams and re-launch it.

    Having a way to "File - New - Main Window" would be fabulous (short of figuring out why that main window goes away of course). This "Main window" exists for Outlook already.

    6 votes
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  18. ability to see who is speaking now in a call conference, it's aint that clear.

    on Teams call conference it's not that clear who is speaking.

    6 votes
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  19. Fix blurry font rendering on Mac

    The font rendering in Mac Teams is different from other mac apps and makes it difficult to read text, especially if working with a lower resolution external screen.

    6 votes
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  20. Add a progress bar to downloads

    Please add a progress bar in the Downloads/Files section. There is no way for me to know how far a download is and as you can imagine, downloading big files doesn't add to the overall user experience. I'm really trying to like this app... But the limited features just doesn't compare to competitors like Slack who design for users, not business.

    6 votes
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