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  1. We need an "enable original sound" option.

    Sustained sound gets cancelled out as a background sound. Extended ranges of our instruments also gets cancelled out. Music teachers need these sounds, so we need an option to disable the microphone's normal settings that are written to focus the on the speaking voice.

    329 votes
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  2. Abilitly to unmute participants.

    I am using Teams with Kindergarten students. Sometimes I have to mute the class as there are distracting behaviors/noise happening. However, some of my students do not know how to unmute themselves. It would be great to have the capability to unmute attendees from the organizer's side.

    77 votes
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  3. The quality of the video of the shared screen is blurred by Teams app and it's causing a problem.

    Just Increase the quality of the shared screen, and I think then it would be a lot better than.

    63 votes
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  4. Live event presenter unmute option

    As a producer in a live event I can mute a presenter.
    However, I can't unmute them.
    This would help make the live event producing smoother
    as the presenters only have to concentrate on presenting
    and will help with the less technical presenters.

    63 votes
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  5. Dark mode please

    Dark MODE PLEASE

    52 votes
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  6. I hope the create a Take a Test link in Microsoft Education Center will become available again

    I hope the create a "Take a Test link" in Microsoft Education Center will become available again because it prevents students from opening another browser to open or access other apps or their LMS notes, browser lockdown is a must when taking an online exam. Thank you!

    40 votes
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  7. I have two kids with two user account. Is there an easy way to switch between the two accounts?

    I have two kids with two user account. Is there an easy way to switch between the two accounts?

    34 votes
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  8. Share a second camera to show worksheets full screen as a document camera

    Teachers use document cameras to teach. Having this option will improve teaching as students can see what you are writing on a worksheet.

    28 votes
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  9. Annotation as in Zoom very much necessary

    Annotation as in Zoom very much necessary

    27 votes
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  10. Share computer audio so that videos and audio clips can be shared with a class or group

    Teams need to allows users to share computer audio, to allow teachers to play recordings or audio clips to students, especially for younger students

    24 votes
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  11. Refresh Button

    Refresh Button for the whole platform. The platform doesn't immediately refresh when new chat or post appears. For instance, I have posted in a team discussion on my phone but then when I return to my desktop application, I have to close out teams for the post to appear.

    22 votes
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  12. Removing a person

    Please let us know who removed from the group! For Example:if someone removes from the group please show the name who removed.
    Add a feature which shows in the chat box of a meeting the name of person who removes another.
    This Will be one of the awaiting update to thousands of people.
    Thank You
    Regards
    Sameer

    17 votes
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  13. Voice filter

    Develop a voice filter so that we only hear the voice from other participants and not all other kind of noises.

    17 votes
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  14. Dark Mode

    An option to toggle on and off dark mode

    16 votes
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  15. Create our own backgrounds

    It would be good for students to be able to create their own backgrounds - Still images or videos that they could perform in front of.

    16 votes
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  16. sub-channel meeting scheduling and notifications

    I've set up an Advising Team. This means that I have a general chat and I have one-one channels with students (for privacy). I would like to be able to schedule future meetings in the sub-channels (right now I can only "meet now"). I would also like to receive an email notification whenever a student posts something in their sub-channel since they are used infrequently. It would also be nice if I could schedule a meeting with everyone in the team without having to add everyone's name and/or when I am scheduling a meeting within a team, have those team…

    16 votes
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  17. Adding Hotkeys

    Maybe Adding Hotkeys like "M" to mute the mic or like "V" to turn on video chat or share screens would be good additions

    15 votes
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  18. add a feature allowing us to delete all the chats together and activity history

    users should be able to delete group chats, groups, activity history, and their messages all together .

    14 votes
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  19. Please add a feature where you can unmute temporarily with the space bar

    Please add a feature where you can unmute temporarily with the space bar

    13 votes
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  20. I would like for there to be a document camera option the same way you can screen share..

    Currently you can only use a document camera instead of your video image which makes it difficult for people to see when the screen is split among so many people. It would be nice to be able to show something from a document camera or external camera the same way you can share your screen. The other alternative would be if the presenter and other owners have the capability of making their image the whole screen at certain times.

    13 votes
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