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  1. Real Time Status Update

    Currently, the status will time out after 5 minutes of inactivity in Teams. Is there a way to have it only time out after 5 minutes of inactivity on the computer? For example, Skype for Business updates status based on activity on the computer and not just based on activity in the Skype application itself.

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    7 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    completed  ·  Warren responded

    The fix for this is officially completed! For the specific issue of status changing to away in Teams when you are still active on the device, there was still a small % of users who saw the broken behavior, but as of today, all should be working correctly. Please note this was a backend fix, so no client update is needed.

    If you believe you are still having an issue, please feel free to capture logs by typing Ctrl + Shift + Alt + 1, and send the file from your downloads folder along with detailed repro steps to

    Thanks everyone – and enjoy!

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