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  1. Ctrl-F support (Focus on "Search")

    Ctrl-F should focus on the search field, like Skype.

    30 votes
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  2. Enhance search capability - simple syntax like in outlook and saved search

    Enhance search capability - simple syntax like in outlook search (e.g. from: holmes) and saved search capability (e.g. all posts from CSE LT members in the last week)

    29 votes
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  3. Please add file searching for Guest Users

    Guest users are unable to search files in Teams. They get the "Messages" and "People" however "Files" is not present. They are able to search SharePoint no issues, just not teams.

    28 votes
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  4. Find in Conversation

    Ideally there'd be a way to search / find / filter directly in conversation pane. The search on the upper left of chat just shows me conversations where it appears but I want to navigate and highlight each occurrence of a search string within a conversation thread - particularly long ones with long comments where my name is mentioned.

    27 votes
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  5. view public team in tenant

    When user clicks "Join or create a team", public teams are listed.
    Currently, these teams are not of all public teams. Only teams that are related to me or other members are shown.

    Please add options "All public teams" are shown.

    25 votes
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  6. planner

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

    25 votes
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  7. List to all Skype contacts

    From MS Team home page could have a list to all Skype contacts, that way, getting rid from Skype :)

    24 votes
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  8. Add search function within each team.

    The overall search box does not allow you to search within a individual team only.

    24 votes
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  9. Integrate Teams chat into Outlook email search so that Outlook email search results include relevant Teams chats (like Skype does)

    Integrate Teams chat into Outlook email search so that Outlook email search results include relevant Teams chats (like how relevant Skype chats are included in a search done in Outlook email).

    23 votes
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  10. Search Results "Go to the chat" link should take you to the result entry within the relevant chat

    currently the "Go to the chat" link when you're viewing a Search Result takes you to the end of the chat.
    It should bring you to the right date and time, so that you can see the search result in the context of the conversation.

    22 votes
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  11. delete search history

    Option to delete search history

    21 votes
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  12. Add location AD to search capability

    Currently in Skype you can search for individuals by location from AD, then you can select a user based a search results. Very helpful to find individuals at a specific location and/or department -- would like to see this feature enabled in Teams. Currently you have to know exactly who you are trying to IM in advance.

    21 votes
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  13. 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.

    21 votes
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  14. Sorting Team members

    A small, but very useful improvement would be: To be able to sort the Members of a Team under "Manage team" menu, by Status, Name, Title, Location, Role, etc.

    20 votes
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  15. 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.

    20 votes
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  16. Search doesn't search inside webhook post card.

    Please enable global search to look inside webhooked post cards

    20 votes
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  17. Searching chat history, possibility to jump to selected/filtered result

    Searching chat history, possibility to jump to selected/filtered result.
    The search today is not very useful, i.e. if not all information is in the same post as the searched phrase. Most ofthen you rember talking about something, but also need to read the related chat posts, i.e. not only the post with the exact search phrase.

    Add possibility to jump to a post in search result and see the chat post in chat thread context.

    19 votes
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  18. 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.

    19 votes
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  19. 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.

    18 votes
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  20. Make searching better

    Enable search to search below team names into channels and actual chats!

    17 votes
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