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  1. Files Shared with you on One Drive

    Before we found out about Microsoft Teams, my teammate shared a One Drive folder with all the members of our team so that we can share and store our deliverables in a centralized storage.

    After we found out about Microsoft Team, we wanted to still be able to access the shared One Drive within Microsoft Team so that we will not need to work with 2 separate platforms to store our deliverables.

    8 votes
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  2. copy and paste files

    fairly simple, but essential for file management with multiple classes!

    3 votes
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  3. Option to load a FILE to multiple TEAMS at one time istead of repeating the process again and again.

    A lot of wasted time reposting the same information to multiple TEAMS (aka Classes) Should have option to click to post files to multiple TEAMS (or classes) with a simple click.

    4 votes
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  4. Can I get notification when new files are added to a channel I am following?

    I would like to know when someone modifies files or uploads new files in the channels I am following

    3 votes
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  5. Remove default tabs - build custom channel

    i would like te be able to remove the default tabs (Conversations, Files, Wiki) from a channel.

    So i can build a fully custom channel

    64 votes
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  6. Time on files

    It would be better if in files when we upload something, it should say the exact time that we upload that, no like 1 hour ago, etc..
    it helps the teacher see if the student upload the work in time

    1 vote
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  7. Files should be divided by team!

    Files should be divided by team! Why can't I organize my files based on the team they're associated with?

    2 votes
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  8. In the team section-

    you should be able to invitie certain people to folders created in the fole section. Files the entire team can see and files only individual people can see on the team.

    1 vote
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  9. 1 vote
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  10. Drag and Drop Files

    Please can you add the facility to drag and drop files out of teams application rather than needing to download them.drag and drop files out of teams rather than needing to download them. It would be really helpful if you could make the files tab act more like explorer in the way it handles files.

    40 votes
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  11. Allow an existing Sharepoint to mapped to the team file tabe

    Our organization works on SharePoint. We like the look of Teams but need files to work directly with SharePoint. While Teams is intended for a wide audience that may not have SharePoint Licenses, i.e. Students in a class, it would be nice to allow Teams creators to link the Files tab to an existing SharePoint or at the very least be able to delete/hide the files tab.

    7 votes
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  12. A counter to see how many students have downloaded a file in Teams

    It would be great to have a counter to see how many students have downloaded a files or viewed a file I have uploaded as the teacher into the files section of Teams

    6 votes
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  13. Easier access to changing files to view only

    Files shared in team sites can be edited by all members. To change the sharing to view only you have to open in SharePoint - details -manage access. It would be much better to have the ability to change sharing type in the 'more options' list in Teams.

    6 votes
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  14. Can we please bring back ADD NEW FILE for students!!!

    BEFORE, Students AND Teachers were able to ADD NEW FILE, choosing Word, PPT, or Excel. Now, only teachers can. This poses a problem for students because they would have to leave Office 365, and create a new document, save it, and then go back to Teams, and then upload it. Please bring this old feature back.

    4 votes
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  15. Locked Documents

    For some reason, the same file was uploaded twice; however, Teams won't allow me to delete either file, nor will it allow me to rename either file, because they are supposedly "locked", even though I'm using the same account and email address. It's incredibly frustrating, especially when my peers need to comment on my work.

    3 votes
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  16. Hold my place when I navigate away from a channel or a file.

    I thought I saw this idea posted before, but can't find it now. Every time I leave a tab on my Team's channel or a file I am looking at and come back to it seconds later (e.g. to check a message that just came in a chat or conversation), I have lost my page and place. Whatever app is under the tab (OneNote, Word etc.) reloads and opens up on the first page. I have to reselect the page and/or scroll again to what I was looking at. Is there any way that it could hold my place if…

    4 votes
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  17. oportunity to share file in a sceduled meeting in skype buisnes

    oportunity to share file in a sceduled meeting in skype buisnes

    1 vote
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  18. Open Office File in Full Application

    Using the Mac Teams app, I'd like to open a file in an Office application locally rather than have it open using the Online app. My boss runs a Windows device and he doesn't have the same problem, so I think that it only needs to be rolled out on the Mac app.

    2 votes
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  19. Linking to OneDrive Files

    The ability to link to OneDrive for Business files through teams would be great instead of having to move/copy content. Also, this would allow the leveraging of OneDrive for Business sharing permissions on files. Currently, I have too many documents that students need to be able to download as word documents, but they need to be read-only in Teams.

    12 votes
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  20. Users need method to open downloaded file/folder

    When one downloads a file in the desktop app, such as an image from a thread, a pop-up notification says that the file was downloaded, but gives no inkling of where it was downloaded to. Some of our less technical users will find this extremely befuddling. "Where did the file go? Maybe I need to click Download again. And again, and again... Now I'll call IT."

    Clicking the download notification should pop open Windows Explorer to the location that the file was saved in (i.e. Downloads), or open the new file itself.

    9 votes
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