What is Microsoft Teams?

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A central hub

Microsoft Teams allows you to manage files created in Office 365 among your fellow collaborators.

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Team collaboration

Everyone can stay up-to-date on the latest project status: Teams allows multiple people to edit documents simultaneously.

 
 

What can I use Teams for?

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Chat

A group chat that allows departments, project groups, or any other group to collaborate and connect easily.

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Attachments

Get easy access to shared team documents and be able to edit and share with multiple people at a time.

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Notes 

Use Microsoft Word within Teams to take notes, post meeting minutes, or share team agendas.

*OneNote is not available for Microsoft Teams.

 
 

Why should I use Teams?

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Organize projects

Teams is a tool that brings together multiple things in one place.

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Collaborate effectively

Teams is an effective way to work collaboratively.

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Increase productivity

Teams is currently being used by several groups across campus and has changed the way many groups work.

 
 

Get started with Teams

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Start using Microsoft Teams, today!

University employees can complete the Microsoft Teams form to request a Team.

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Need to add Teams to a personal device?

Follow these steps to download Teams on a personal device

Tools and resources

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Get started
Submit a request to start using Teams today!

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Help and support
Contact us for help

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New Features in Teams

Last updated: September 2020

   

Attendance reporting

Download attendance reports

If you've organized a Teams meeting, you can save a record of who's attended it.

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3x3 video gallery

Allows up to 9 users to display video simultaneously during meetings.

 

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'Raise hand' function

Allows users to indicate when they want to speak without interrupting the meeting conversation.

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Pop-out windows 

Allows users to open separate windows for chats and meetings

 
 

Frequently Asked Questions