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    77 comments  ·  Public » Meetings  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    There are two parts to this topic:

    1) Completed: Bypass the lobby for PSTN: The ability for admins and organizers to be able to specify a meeting option to bypass the PSTN lobby independently of the VoIP lobby.

    2) On the backlog: Ability for an organizer joined via PSTN to admit users from the lobby with a PIN. If you enable “Always let callers bypass the lobby” in your meeting options, people calling in by phone will join your meeting without having to wait for someone to admit them. See details here: https://support.microsoft.com/office/change-participant-settings-for-a-teams-meeting-53261366-dbd5-45f9-aae9-a70e6354f88e

    Please Note: In Q2CY20, we launched a new default in for the Teams meeting policy (https://www.microsoft.com/microsoft-365/roadmap?filters=&searchterms=63388). If tenants have not modified their default meeting policy, lobby is now enforced.

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    Willem commented  · 

    I have a similar issue. When organizing a meeting with Teams I always select the option to allow everyone to bypass the lobby. However, when I dial in via phone, I am not even asked to enter the pin, I am treated as if I were a participant (while I am the organizer). I have heard the voice before to ask if I am the organizer or a participant, but lately I do not have the option anymore to indicate that I am the organizer.

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