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  1. The search for /saved seems to have been made worse recently making it harder to scroll through and action

    The /saved search results panel isn't as user friendly. For example it doesn't always highlight the selection, it doesn't visually indicate it either with the purple flag. There for you have to potentially click on multiple items to find the saved item. It also doesn't appear to have as much context on where the search is in your teams/channels.

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  2. Improvements for User search results

    Make user search in Teams consistent

    In Teams, we are seeing different results depending on the method we use to search for a user in Teams.

    1.In Chat, if you type a user name out in the Search area and go to people, what comes back is the name ALONG with their UPN ID (Like XZXXX1@nam.corp.conteso.com)
    2. In Chat, if you go to just start a chat with someone, and type in their name you will see the name along with their USER ID only (like XZXXX1)
    3. In a channel, if you go to mention a person using…

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  3. Information Barriers for Business Premium License

    In order to control visibility between departments, executives, and users, implementing Information Barriers are the best bet. This feature is necessary for business Premium Licenses, when will it be available for this type of license?

    We are looking for a way to limit visibility between departments, as well as separation of executives and users as Address Book Policy does not work for our environment.

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  4. search Quantifier

    r something like this, from: @user, to: @user, in: #Team or chat, after: a date, before: a date, on: a date, hasfile: filename

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  5. view shared media

    when a given image or media is shared, it is hard to find. we have to scroll back until we find it. it would be helpful if there is an option to see all shared media per user shared with.

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  6. Improve search feature

    Slack has the right idea when it comes to a simple and powerful search field. It allows me to search in a given channel, for a comment made by a specific individual on a given day. It uses syntax like ‘from:bob’ ‘on:yesterday’. Right now if I use search, it searches all channels, postings by everybody and I don’t find it useful. With improvements like those I’ve suggested, I would actually use it. Right now I scroll a few times. If I don’t find what I’m looking for, I go ask the author to post the information again. I’d rather be…

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  7. be able to search for documents which have been uploaded to a team channel.

    It would be very helpful to be able to search for documents that have been loaded onto a channel in teams, rather than having to scroll through them all. If a key word was known, it would save so much time! Thanks.

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  8. Suche

    Die Suche sollte nicht nur in TEAMS komplett möglich sein, sondern auch eingeschränkte pro TEAM oder auch nur pro Kanal

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  9. Add "video" file filter in search

    Please add a "video" file type filter in search. Thanks

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  10. Search setting for guest users in Microsoft Teams

    I would like you add a specific search setting that allows below:


    1. When a user performs user search, s/he is able to search users in the same tenant.

    2. At mean time, when a guest user performs a search, s/he can search only guest users in the team (or Office 365 group) which s/he is belonging to.

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  12. search redirect to find message block

    For group message search wil not take you to the block where you acutally made the converastion rather than just shows the message.

    This should be working similar to messages found for a single user.

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  13. Add autofill in search bar.

    Having the Autofill enabled in search bar

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  14. Search tab

    Add an option to search for specific words during a conversation, the way Whatsapp highlights the word to show in what conversation has been used.

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  16. Search on recent

    It would be very useful to be able to search by person and see any recent conversations with them in the recent area.

    At the moment the recent tab doesn't filter nor is it possible to search, which means its very hard to find any recent chat involving the contact.

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  17. Improve the message search option

    You should be able to search key words in an specific channel or conversation with someone.
    Currently the search bar on the top will search for everything in every channel/conversation, which some times its not useful. You should be able to filter out the search better

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  18. Allow search by date, showing all relevant messages and uploaded files on that date

    A great way to chunk information out is by chronological order. Teams is so useful but feels like a nonstop stream of information. Regular keyword searching is helpful, but being able to go back through our days and weeks and see defined lines (possibly a vertical layout of the flow, with dotted lines to separate days?).

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  19. When searching for a team, the drop down search doesn't show all teams I belong to

    I belong to hundreds of teams. We keep track of our projects on individual teams. The team name has the client name in it. I want to be able to find all projects belonging to the same client. But when I type the client's name in the search bar the teams found on the drop down box are not exhaustive. It only displays three or four results out of many it should be matching. This is the same behavior on the app, on the web-app and even in share point.

    Other that scrolling through the hundreds of teams I have,…

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  20. Changing the way activity is displayed on the feed

    I believe that it would be helpful to be able to change the order in which activity is displayed on the feed. Personally I would prefer the most recent activity to be displayed towards the top as opposed to needing to scroll all the way down to see the newest information. Possibly having a menu option to toggle between the two so that people can change it to their preference.

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