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  1. Allow for Secure Notification Banners without Text

    Please allow for Banner notifications to have a function where the banner only shows who the message is coming from and not display text. This is a more secure/private notification function that is easier to recognize than a the desktop icon that blinks.

    35 votes
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      1 comment  ·  Notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Disable or mute notifications when not attending a meeting

      Ability to disable or mute notifications for a meeting you are not actively attending.
      Consider the scenario of being double booked or optional for a meeting and you don't join. There is no need for the Chat/IM popups and dings to occur, instead I should look at my activity feed and can then choose if I need to review or not.

      33 votes
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        4 comments  ·  Notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Notifications when files are updated in a Team

        Team or General channel notifications should be sent when files are updated in a Team. Unless I check every so often, I don't know when files are updated, as the person updating the files doesn't post a comment to the General channel (which I'm following) and updating a file doesn't auto-post a comment to the General channel to trigger watches on the channel.

        The same is true for new files, but there is also an idea already open for new files: https://microsoftteams.uservoice.com/forums/555103-public/suggestions/18719107-notifications-should-be-sent-when-files-are-added

        33 votes
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        • Email Notifications

          It would be great if the Team application would send an automatic email to members when any changes occurred to the site. Examples would be if a file was changed or added or if a conversation was posted.

          33 votes
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          • Option Notify Team members when a new channel is created

            We would like to notify the team when a new channel is created.

            We manage small projects and problem tickets using a Microsoft Team. As the number of channels in our team increase it can be easy to miss when a new project or problem channel is created.

            Team member should have the option to enable a notification when a Channel is created. This notification could be implemented as a pop up notification, email, and/or as a card with a button in the General Channel's conversation.

            33 votes
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            • Taskbar Icon with Notification

              On the far bottom right small icons, can we get a little red flag or something when there are unread messages. Like in Slack.

              32 votes
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              • Notification at file upload on team

                Notification should be come in conversation tab when any body upload a file on team. Other wise other team members don't get the update about that file.

                32 votes
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                  2 comments  ·  Notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • notifications

                  Chat Notifcations
                  Currently if you have a chat with multiple members you get a notification for every single message even if they are in rapid succession. Can you allow for notifications based on keywords or only if a message hasn't been sent after a certain time period?

                  As it is you can only fully turn off notifications or fully turn them on and in chats with active discussion you get blasted with notifications.

                  32 votes
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                  • Team chat doesn't show notification when app is minimized

                    Team chat doesn't show notification when app is minimized

                    32 votes
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                    • Mark all Channels as Read

                      It would be great if we can please have the ability to mark all Channels in a Team as read.

                      At present, if you go to a Team, and you have 30, 40 or more than 50 channels, you will see that all the channels are bolded. This indicates you have not read the content.

                      So at the Team level, and even the Channel level, it would be great if you can right-click, and select “Mark all as Read”

                      This would be especially helpful when you are added to a Team that has many Channels. When I am added to…

                      31 votes
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                      • Can you indicate the message was already "read" or "seen", also include the time and day it was read.

                        Can you indicate the message was already "read" or "seen", also include the time and day it was read.

                        31 votes
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                        • Show a preview text on notifications

                          Show a preview of the text when you get notifications

                          31 votes
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                          • Teams to display ammount of Teams and Chat post in general not individual comments in channels.

                            When you get 20/30 notifications in on team it starts to clog up your activity bar.

                            Could this be updated so that you see how many teams have activity in them and when you click on the team you can see more detail about how many posts are in each channel.

                            An example would be that on the task bar I see 3 notifications, this would mean that I have 3 teams/chats I need to read. When I open teams one of those could then indicate once I've clicked on a team that there is multiple notifications in separate channels.

                            30 votes
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                            • alert when someone becomes online or offline

                              Alert when someone becomes online ( or offline usefull for managers :)

                              30 votes
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                              • Add Status Color to MS Outlook

                                In outlook you should see the status of the person you're emailing. Right now that's only available if I have skype running. When I have teams on I dont see the red, yellow, green, (or no) status of the person I'm emailing.

                                29 votes
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                                • Add team channel notifications, push to mobile device, show number of unread messages in each Chat and Teams and channel

                                  Show toast when message is posted to Team channel that is followed.
                                  Show the number of unread messages in the Icon, on the tabs and on the channel. (mobile and desktop)
                                  Push the notification to mobile devices.

                                  We shouldn't have to go look at the channel to see if its bolded. Users want to glance at the icon, if a number exists then they know there are unread messages. They don't want to have to hunt for the unread messages.

                                  Almost every other team app and social app does this.

                                  29 votes
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                                  • Better notifications

                                    I always miss new chats. Any way to make notifications more obvious? Previously I used Slack and the icon in the dock (I'm on Mac) would hop up and down and show the number of new messages. If I'm not actively looking at Teams, I don't know if there's a new message.

                                    28 votes
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                                    • Teams Notification follow Windows 10 quiet hours

                                      If I setting Windows into "quiet hours", Teams Notification always popup it.

                                      Let Teams Notification follow Windows 10 action center - "quiet hours" setting.

                                      Thanks

                                      28 votes
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                                      • Add notification/alert like skype

                                        There should be a notification/alert pop up when there is a message, someone goes offline or comes online...

                                        Refer SKYPE notification settings
                                        This is very important
                                        We have started using this app recently and because of no notification we are missing notification/messages needs out attention....

                                        27 votes
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                                        • sorry, we ran into a problem

                                          Where do these "Sorry" error message go after they pop up and disappear?
                                          There does not appear to be any way to "open" the message. Clicking on it does nothing.
                                          Is there somewhere we can go to find out what the issue was?

                                          27 votes
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