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  1. DoD

    We moved to Teams from Slack. The interface and notifications on Slack was better. I do like the better share point interface and meetings but most in my Company agree that we don’t feel as connected in Teams.

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  2. Wenn Sie Teams im deutsprachigen Raum anbieten, dann machen Sie Ihren Rückmeldebogen auf Deutsch.

    Lassen Sie die gleichzeitige Ansicht von Chat und Präsentation bzw. Teilnehmenden zu. Lassen Sie verschiedene Handzeichen zu. Lassen sie Chat zwischen einzelnen Teilnehmenden zu. Teams ist viel zu wenig interaktiv! Die schlechteste aller digitalen Sitzungs-Apps!

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  3. Allow additional 2-way authenticators

    I work in a building that doesn’t allow cell phones & unauthorized electronic devices. We also alternate teleworking in the schedule.

    There is no way I can use my work phone as an authenticator & still be able to use text authentication at home. Give us the option to choose. Right now I’m forced to reset two-way authentication every time I switch between work/home & it’s a real pain.

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  4. 1 vote
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  5. 1 vote
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  6. ماني ندرس

    طفشنا من الدراسة

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  7. Najgorsza aplikacja

    Dziadostwo tem teams wgl nie intuicyjny nic do tego 2 godziny musiałem to ustawiać dziadostwo kanalia i nic więcej. Nie polecam

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  8. Way to see where a file has been mentioned in Channel discussions

    Please add a way to see where a file has been mentioned in Channel discussions. This would be extremely helpful so that you are continuing the conversation, rather than starting a new one.

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  9. GCC

    When you read a chat from the popout window, the main window still flashes until you click on it, even though it has already been read.

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  10. Keep pinned posts visible in channel

    When a post is pinned in a channel, keep that post visible at the bottom of the channel at all times.
    Pinned posts are used for important announcements and information, and hiding them in information pane of a channel does not allow for using them as an effective announcement. Pinned posts in a channel should be shown to all users immediately when they open the channel.

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  11. Allow students to quick join

    If a student have email for attending the lecture so, why should he have to wait to join his/her teacher in the meeting. He should be able to join meeting directly not to wait for his teacher to admit him in the lecture.

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  12. open share linke in desktop from teams live

    When we click on teams live shared link we navigate to a browser in order to join the meeting, unfortunately, we are unable to join meeting in the desktop app, while the mobile app works correctly. How we can join to the meeting in desktop app?

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  13. EMERGENCY! VOICE AUTOMATIC AUDIO GAIN IS TOO LOW AND IT'S AFFECTING OUR GOVT CALLS! PLEASE ADD A SLIDER AND LET US DISABLE AUTOMATIC GAIN!

    HELLO,

    THIS IS MR DANNY ON BEHALF OF THE GOVT OF NEW YORK. WE HAVE BEEN MAKING MEETINGS FOR OUR VIRTUAL HEARINGS AND WE WERE NOT ABLE TO HEAR MR.JACK AND ZUCKERBERG CORRECTLY BECAUSE OF THE AUTOMATIC MICROPHONE AUDIO GAIN. WE SET UP OUR MICROS TO GAIN AT PLUS 30DB IN WINDOWS (WHICH IS MAXIMUM) BUT IN TEAMS THE SOUND OF THE MIC IS MEDIOCRE. PLEASE ADD A SWITCH TO DISABLE AUTOMATIC GAIN AND MAKE A SLIDER TO ADJUST AUDIO GAIN MANUALLY FOR NEXT WEEK BECAUSE WE HAVE MORE HEARINGS LIKE THESE AND WE WANT TO HEAR WHAT OUR THIRD…

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  14. Make a patch available in SCCM to update teams (GCC)

    Our agency has 3000 clients and currently we have over 400 versions of teams out in the wild. I would like for a way to use the patching in SCCM to update the clients that the normal update process fails on. Currently I have powershell scripts and I need to remember to download the newest copy just to try to maintain this environment. There has to be a non manual way.

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  15. DOD

    Remove the Microsoft Teams inactivity timeout.

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  16. DOD

    Remove the Microsoft Teams inactivity timeout.

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  17. GCC

    Give the ability of the team/channel owner to remove the general chat from a channel and set an app in its place. If you have a channel called daily reports of a MS Form, you don't want users to dig for that form, just go to that channel and the form is the first thing they see. There are so many use cases for this.

    GCC
    GCC High

    2 votes
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  18. Calendar

    Integrate cvr calendar with government email. With everyone teleworking and using personal devices it would be nice to not have to manually send invitations to yourself so that the teams up matches with the outlook calendar on government computer. Is there a way to auto sync calendar so that meeting information can be merged.

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  19. البرنامج سي جدآ

    عوده الدراسه افضل

    2 votes
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  20. Gcc

    انا طالب لا يمكنني حذف رقمي من التيمز .. اريد ان احذفه

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