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  1. Excel freezes during screen-sharing session

    I always share Screen instead of Excel app/file.  I've had to quit and re-open Excel spreadsheets too many times during screen-sharing sessions.

    76 votes

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  2. teams doesn't close

    When you UNCHECK the setting "On close, keep the application open" it appears the Teams.exe process does not properly exit. The application disappears, but the tray icon is still present.

    The core of the issue is when you click the Teams icon on the taskbar again to open the application it doesn't open. The only way to get the application to open is to right-click on the tray icon and select quit.

    I have confirmed the behavior is present on several different PCs.

    46 votes

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  3. Window / Screen sharing does not refresh and gets stuck

    When you start a call/meeting with somebody and you share a window (so not the entire screen but just one part, like an opened Word file), then close this file and open a different Word file, and want to share that one instead, you can't.
    You still see a button for sharing the Word window, only it is the window of the previous file you have now closed.
    So, Teams does not seem to 'refresh' the screen/window sharing.

    This means that everytime you want to share a different document, you need to end the call and then call again to…

    32 votes

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  4. TEAMS browser CPU and memory leak

    Reporting a memory leak bug in TEAMS running inside a browser.
    There is a resource leak or infinite loop condition or something. It will gradually escalate to using 99%+ of the CPU and eventually eat up all the memory too. Closing the Teams tab fixes the problem immediately. I’ve been able to reliably reproduce this in Chrome, Edge, and Firefox (haven’t tried in IE or Safari) across three different Windows 10 devices. I don’t need to do anything beyond login to Teams, and it starts to devour resources.

    30 votes

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  5. Teams drains Mac battery

    Teams is draining my Mac battery. I have a new computer this year. Never an issue with any other program. I am using the cord it came with. After a 45 minute Teams meeting I am down from 100% to 77%. For comparison, a one hour Zoom meeting the battery went from 100% to 99%. This is completely unacceptable. I spend half of my day on video calls. Please fix it!

    27 votes

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  6. Keeps changing status to 'away' when I'm actively using my computer, and won't let me change back to available

    Keeps changing status to 'away' when I'm actively using my computer, and won't let me change back to available.

    26 votes

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  7. Virtual Cameras Gone with last update

    I use a Sony A7R as my camera so that I can have full control of the images I'm presenting during meetings in Teams. With the last update, MS has taken away all virtual cameras. If I revert back to an earlier version of Teams they work perfectly....but within a short time Teams, auto-updates and the camera goes away. MS seems to take great features away with every update.

    20 votes

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  8. So very laggy

    Teams is all but impossible to use on my machine, a MacBook Air. It lags and takes up lots of memory, causing every other app on my computer to run slow as well.

    19 votes

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  9. Teams stutters and lags extremely after being open awhile, has to be quit fully and reopened to stop lagging

    After having teams open for a few hours, possibly after sending a few stacks of messages, the application starts lagging heaps. For example, it may lag while typing (if I press ENTER to send, it wont register, and registered the next half of the second message in the first message instead), takes 1000 years to load other chats, takes ages to load the next message etc. I have had to open Teams in the hidden icons area of the TaskBar, and QUIT and reopen Teams.

    17 votes

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  10. Recordings cannot be deleted from chat

    Hi, when you record a meeting you cannot delete it from the chat. It is automatically deleted after 21 days but this is not enough.

    The problem is that even if all students agree to be recorded and something happens during an online class and a student does not agree anymore for the recording to be available - the teacher cannot remove it.

    best,
    Lara

    16 votes

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  11. Submitted Onenote assignments are not locked to editing when viewed in Teams

    Once a student submits a Onenote assignment, the page should be locked to editing in the student notebook. When a submitted page is opened by the student with the browser or desktop app (Windows), the page is, in fact, locked and cannot be edited. If, however, the student views the assignment in Teams and then notebook page is opened in Teams, it will display in read-only mode. Then if the student clicks the "Edit Notebook" button the notebook page can be opened and edited in both the browser and the desktop app. It is effectively not locked to the student,…

    16 votes

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  12. MS Teams for Linux - Sharing screen not working anymore [BUG]

    Hello
    since I have installed MS Teams latest version (1.3.00.16851), sharing screen is not working anymore.
    I can share only a black screen red-bordrered; visible only contextual menu on mouse right click.
    I had to downgrade to version 1.3.00.5153 and then sharing screen is restored.

    15 votes

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  13. Cant upload files.. message says We are setting up your file directory.Try refreshing the page after a few minutes or check back later.

    Cant upload files.. message says We are setting up your file directory.Try refreshing the page after a few minutes or check back later.

    15 votes

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  14. 15 votes

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  15. Sharing screen problems - Presentation mode not working as intended MTR / SRS

    The sharing screen with HDMI is not working as intended.

    Static connected devices, such as ClickShare, Wepresent, Airtame, local PC, InstaShow, etc. will appear in sharing automatically when in a meeting call. But this won't "disconnect" or stop when the button to disable sharing is pressed. You have to physically disconnect the HDMI cable.

    As for most of our customers, they have a device connected to HDMI at all times. All these MS Teams rooms now become close to useless due to these issues now. Users are frustrated, IT-support cases are growing in huge numbers due to this.

    In case…

    14 votes

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  16. Teams uses too much resources.

    Ms Teams is eating too much memory and cpu cycles

    please focus on performance before adding features. On lower end and mid range devices the expericence is horrible. lots of our students complaint over this problem. on the same low end devices zoom works fine.

    11 votes

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  17. Screen share doesnt work

    Just tried using Teams for a remote meeting for sharing screens. Complete failure and nothing works. Screen share invites not sent or received by anyone in the chat. Is this a known issue?

    10 votes

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  18. Memory usage inefficiency of this Product affects workability

    Inefficient memory usage by Teams or Technology used by Teams renders it very bad product which affects workability of the user. This can be particularly seen hampering when you are on Teams Call (Even audio) and then try to do screen share & then work on an application/web page browsing etc on what your are demo'ing. This show pretty bad image of the Application. We need to get rid of the same.

    9 votes

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  19. Teams performance is not good enough

    Both desktop and mobile version team, had slowed my device performance, and lots lag

    8 votes

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  20. Battery drains quickly

    I observed it a alot of times, my mobile battery drains very quickly.
    My Mobile's battery is 100 % charged then when we use to join the class after 15 min my battery drains to 92% it drains, so quickly we even don't no about & it also uses a lot of storage in my mobile.
    Fact is my mobile is brand new. I just purchased it a 2months ago & then also its draining fast
    & It only happens when i uses Microsoft Team only. I also updated the app to the latest version.
    This problem is faced by…

    8 votes

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