Microsoft is expanding the existing limit for Team meeting chats from 300 to 1,000 this month (via Neowin). The feature is listed in the roadmap as being in development and is expected to be rolled out to all users later this month. With this change, the company is preparing to launch a host of new capabilities for Microsoft Teams that will come with the Advanced Communication license in January 2021. At launch, the license allows users to host up to 50 events at once and each live event for up to 16 hours. In addition, Microsoft Teams users can hold interactive meetings with up to 1,000 attendees.
Microsoft Team bots are critical to getting the most out of your collaboration stack. Since 91% of companies now use at least two messaging apps, chances are you’ll want to expand the functionality of your teams with some plug-ins, add-ons, and bots. Have employees used different chat apps at the same time? Do you want to track employee engagement and surveys? Read more…
Being able to quote messages you want to respond to is something we already know and virtually all chat applications, including WhatsApp and Telegram, have this feature. The ability to quote a message is also available in Microsoft Teams, but is only available to mobile users. And this is going to change once Microsoft confirms that Teams desktop users will also be able to respond to a specific message in the coming days. The ability to quote a message is one of the most requested features on the Microsoft Teams User voice page and it has finally been added to the list of features listed in the backlog. This means that the Microsoft Teams technical team will soon start working on the feature, although it is not clear when Microsoft will roll out this handy feature to Teams Desktop users. On the other hand, Alex, who is part of the Teams technical team, confirmed that the company would share an update as soon as one is available.
Microsoft Teams continues to increase with the number of people you can watch at the same time during conversations and meetings. Microsoft Teams on Android now supports larger grid views in meetings and calls. The update was recently launched and supports 2×4 meetings on phones and 3×3 meetings on tablets. The same update also brings Cortana into Teams support. You can now download the update from the Google Play Store. People keep asking Microsoft to increase how many people can appear in a conversation or meeting at the same time. The latest update lets you see eight people on a phone at once and nine people on a tablet at once. On PCs, Microsoft Teams already supports a massive 7×7 grid with a view of 49 people.
One of the biggest selling points of Microsoft’s Surface Duo is the two-screen setup. With two screens, you can achieve much more and stay productive, just like on a Windows desktop. Today, Microsoft Teams is the app at the center of all that productivity. You need it to stay in touch with your work, for important meetings and more. But did you know that Teams is one of many Microsoft apps optimized for Surface Duo? In our latest guide, we’ll take a look at some of our favorite tips and tricks to get the most out of Microsoft Teams on your new Surface Duo.
Microsoft updated its flagship Teams product with new features every month, and over the weekend, microsoft teams’ marketing director teased some improvements designed specifically for the online classes. At the end of July, Microsoft confirmed that it plans to develop Zoom-like Breakout Rooms feature for Teams. Last month, Microsoft officially teased the support of Breakout Rooms at the Ignite 2020 conference and now the company has posted another teaser of this long-awaited update. Brainstorming Rooms is a feature designed specifically to help more than 150 million students and institutional leaders use Microsoft Teams. With brainstorming rooms, Microsoft says teachers or organizers can divide the classroom into small groups.
Office 365 for Mac apps will no longer be supported on macOS 10.13 High Sierra or older as of November 10, 2020. Microsoft announced the change to its Office 365 messaging center, and users of these older versions of macOS will no longer receive app updates and new features starting next month. “As of the Microsoft 365 for Mac November 2020 update, macOS 10.14 Mojave or later is required to receive updates to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and OneNote. If you continue with an older version of macOS, your Office apps will continue to work, but you won’t get any more updates, including security updates” explains the company.
A new Push-to-Talk experience from Microsoft Teams. As part of the Ignite 2020 conference, Microsoft has introduced a series of exciting new updates to the Microsoft Teams experience. Users can enjoy an updated Microsoft Teams Phones experience, complete with a convenient user interface that fits their schedule. There are also several updates for calling and chatting with Microsoft Teams. One of the interesting newcomers to appear in the Microsoft portfolio this season is the Walkie Talkie app. This handy push-to-talk application provides access to direct communication for the entire team. The app is now available in Android and allows users to communicate quickly and effectively with their teams through the channels in which they are members.
Microsoft has begun rolling out two new features for Microsoft Teams. Both features are designed to help teachers and presenters reduce interruptions during Microsoft Teams meetings. Microsoft has formally announced the rollout of the Hard Mute and Spotlight features to Microsoft Teams on Windows and other platforms. The two features were first rolled out in September and Microsoft had already made an official announcement at the Ignite 2020 conference. The new Hard Mute feature does what you’d expect: prevent attendees from lifting their microphone during a meeting.
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