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  1. planner

    In the Planner is impossible search.
    How can I find any text, ...

    28 votes
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  2. Search teams in mobile app

    Search in the iOS mobile app does not return teams names, so the only way to find a specific team seems to be scrolling through the whole teams list. Could you please add this feature?

    27 votes
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  3. Ability to search folders and files in channels

    Search for files and folders in the specific channel we are in so that we can easily access those files.

    26 votes
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  4. Conversation subject in chat search

    Chat Search results to include Conversation Subject

    It would be very useful if the search results would include / display the conversation subject. currently search only shows the content.

    25 votes
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  5. Allowing Search in the Conversations Tab

    If I remember an previous conversation but didn't tag it. I'd like to be able to go to the conversations tab and search for it.

    24 votes
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  6. Matching Channels Should Show Up in Team Search

    Channel names that match a search in "Team Search" should show up in the search along with the team they are a part of.

    Depending on how we use the two entities they could be relatively interchangable - a user searching should not have to know ahead of time that the "abc" channel they are looking for is a part of "xyz team"

    23 votes
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    6 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  7. Teams search functionality

    Please add a search-only feature for currently opened tab in Teams search functionality.

    22 votes
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  8. Include Outlook Contacts in Calls Contact list

    Include Office 365 Outlook Contacts (local) in the Contacts of calls in a way that the data displayed can be changed to fit the needs of the user.

    Outlook contacts are displayed (Thank you) but it is a 1985 display with no customization. Let us control the fields displayed and the size of each field to make this something other than an irritation.

    22 votes
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  9. Make search option available for each group chat, as all chats are online so easy to search.

    Make search option available for each group chat, as all chats are online so easy to search while having to many groups.

    22 votes
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  10. Need the ability to search for files within specific Teams

    Need the ability to search for files within specific channels, rather then the entirety of files in Teams

    22 votes
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  11. Join Public Teams Search Directory Failure

    What about to make the directory of Public teams display correctly for users?
    When user click on "Join or create a team" the list of public teams of the organisation appears,
    teh directory of Public teams displays randomly, for some users of the same organization they can se only 2 for others several there is no rule,
    It is a stop for our organization to join MSTeams instead of Slack

    21 votes
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  12. Search function is slow

    The search functionality is slow compared to the same function in Slack. It would be very helpful to decrease the time associated with searching within the search bar.

    21 votes
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  13. Search doesn't search inside webhook post card.

    Please enable global search to look inside webhooked post cards

    21 votes
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  14. Allow activity, chat and channels to be filtered by date only, no search text

    Allow activity, chat and channels to be filtered by date only, no search text. In the current implementation you are required to enter search text before the date filter is available. Users should be allowed to filter by date without the need to enter other search criterial. Teams enables a large of communication to take place and is easy to fall behind, especially after being away from the office for vacations, training, or other reasons. Having the ability to filter by date without additional criteria would allow you to more easily catch up by showing a list of communication for…

    21 votes
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  15. Searching - go to chat

    When I finally find the message that contains a phrase that I was searching, I would like to see it in a wider context. By clicking 'go to chat' I understand 'go to chat, where the phrase was found'. Now 'go to chat' leads me to the last message from the chat.

    20 votes
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  16. Markers on recording to identify chat messages

    When meeting is recorded, it would be great if the chat marker is available on the recording. i.e. when clicking on chat message, it can provide a link to the recording time when the message was posted. The user can easily gain the context of the conversation if such functionality is available.

    When a meeting is recorded, chat feels very disconnected if reviewing the meeting content after the meeting has concluded. Looking at the chat history, the messages may seem very disconnected and without context. I recently had to reach out to folks on the chat and ask them to…

    19 votes
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  17. Searchable code snippets

    It's not possible to search for the content of a code snippet.

    Would be great to be able to search for parts of the content, e.g. if you want to search for examples where a certain class or library is in use.

    19 votes
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  18. Allow searching files with partial file name

    Allow file search using partial file name. I see the file when i click on Files icon but when i search for the same using partial name using the 'Search or type a command' box, it does not give any result. I have to give exact and full name of the file for the search to work.

    18 votes
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  19. search

    When you search for a team, then click on a team, the navigation pane does not move to that team so you can't see the channels. You still have to manually find the team in the list to see the channels within the team.
    Clicking search result should make the navigation pane jump to that team and expand it to see the channels.

    18 votes
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  20. Favorite Search - Saved Searches

    Have the option to pin to favorites bar "Saved Searches", or "Virtual channels" or "Alert Channels" or whavetever the name, you get the idea.. be able to define a search and get an unread count when there are matches on it. Ideal to track common terms across all of the teams you are connected to.

    18 votes
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