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  1. allow to DELETE chat messages (not just hide them)

    allow to DELETE chat messages (not just hide them)

    14 votes

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  2. Monitoring chats

    For the educational platform, the educator should have more control over the private chat between students.
    -Teachers should be able to see private chats between students
    -Teachers should be able to turn off the student:student chats, and only allow chats where teacher is a member.
    -Teachers should be able to not allow students to chat between classes.

    26 votes

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  3. let people delete chats permanently

    let people delete chats permanently

    38 votes

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  4. add timed messiging

    if you can add timed messing that would be great

    3 votes

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  5. Provide customisable selection of emojis in chat so meeting owner can identify the list that appears in the quick access list

    It would be extremely helpful to add some additional (boring!) emojis - e.g. A, B, C, D, E - or just coloured circles - or best - different coloured circles with A, B, C, D, E etc in them...This would mean we could use chat to run really quick polls when giving presentations (please note I know Forms and the chat Forms bot exist - but neither one quite cuts it...it would also be amazing if we could pre-create single questions using the Forms bot and launch them in chat at the appropriate time).

    12 votes

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  6. 'No' Response in Chat

    It'd be great to have a quick way to indicate a quick 'No' response or thumbs down or something. The sad face doesn't cut it.

    4 votes

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  7. Would like to see autocorrect spell check feature. Also make font size larger as an option.

    Auto Correction or spell check when chatting. Would like to also see font size option.

    11 votes

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  8. Be able to @ everyone in a group chat in one message

    Would allow a person to grab the attention of everyone in a group chat without changing a message priority.

    2 votes

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  9. An option for clear chat is mandatory.

    There is already a feature to delete messages but that is no enough teams should also have a feature to completely delete a chat
    from both sides and a single side.

    6 votes

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  10. Please show notifications of meetings

    Hi
    I am Joe, a student in India who is using Microsoft Teams through my dad's PC for studies. My new suggestion is that, it would be great if you could add a feature like giving notifications by a bot for an upcoming meeting, or a going-on meeting. Some people would always forget that there's a meeting. Many of them had been absent in most meetings, even though when they're online. That's why.

    Signed,

    Joe(a student)

    8 votes

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  11. Post scheduling in Channels

    When posting on channels, please make it possible to schedule posts

    27 votes

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  12. add eyeroll reaction to messages

    The thumbs up, laugh, heart, and sad face are all nice, but when you are on a team in teams the EYEROLL emoji would be an excellent addition as an instant reaction.

    7 votes

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  13. Enable Dictation in the TEAMS Client

    Enable Dictation in the TEAMS Client - It is a frequent messaging application. TEAMS needs to be Dictation Enabled Application.

    16 votes

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  14. Deleting and Editing Chat Messages

    It would be nice to be able to edit and delete a chat message (in case you notice a grammatical error or message the wrong person/group).

    27 votes

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  15. Support (La)TeX code in code snippets

    In math-, physics-, or chemistry-related conversations, it often proves useful to directly send some LaTeX code. It would be a nice feature to see Microsoft Teams support TeX code, just like many other coding languages, in code snippets.

    4 votes

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  16. Introduce delete chat and blocking feature

    Some unknown users keep spamming me with random messages and unfotunately teams doesn't offer any feature to block the user. It would be really helpful if we can block people on teams from sending messages. Also, delete chat feature for deleting complete chats would be a quite convinient feature to delete unwanted chats.

    I hope you consider my suggestion, Thankyou :)

    4 votes

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  17. Option to delete the chat

    When We chat, if we do not want to chat with that particular person, we do need to have an option to delete the chat with that particular person.

    15 votes

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  18. Make stickers and gif usable for Microsoft Teams for School

    I discovered that for some reason, gif and stickers arent usable on Microsoft Teams for school so please add, I will highly appreciate it

    2 votes

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  19. block teachers

    block annoying teachers

    2 votes

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  20. delete chats and group chats permanently

    oh.. my gosh this feature is so bad i really hate ms teams. i searched the whole of internet on how to delete private chats and group chats. whatsapp has this feature. even in gail u can delete mails. even on social media u can. so... y not on teams... i dont get it. MS TEAMS PLEASE PLEASE PLEEEEEEEEEEEASE PLEASE PLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASEPLEASE update this feature... its urgent

    22 votes

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