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Microsoft Teams is a secure collaboration hub allowing both internal and external users to host 1:1 or group audio/video meetings with up to 300 participants, host webinars with up to 1000 interactive and 10,000 view-only attendees, have conversations in Teams or in private chats, and integrate other apps.

Hints and Tips

For helpful hints & tips about using Teams and discover new features, follow us on Twitter (@UoE_ISApps) and have a look at our previous #TeamsTips tweets:


An example of one of our #TeamsTips:

#TeamsTips For Teams meeting organisers - By default, all your invitees will be added as presenters (meaning they can share content and record). To set your invitees as attendees instead, follow our guidance under "Teams meetings FAQs


Get Started

Guidance and videos introducing Microsoft Teams to help you get started.

Chat, Teams, Channels, Apps and Settings

Guidance and videos about using chat, teams channels and connecting apps.

Teams Meetings

Guidance and videos about how to organise meetings or conferences using Microsoft Teams.

Teams Meeting Recordings on SharePoint and OneDrive

Teams meeting recordings have changed. Recordings are now saved automatically to either SharePoint or OneDrive.

Teams Webinar

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Webinar introduces webinar features to Teams including attendee registration, 1000 interactive and live-streaming to 10,000 view-only attendees.

Breakout Rooms

Breakout Rooms have now been implemented in Microsoft Teams. These allow meeting organisers to create and name separate rooms during a meeting, and assign attendees to these rooms.

Teams Live Events

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On this page you will find information about Live Events in Teams.

Teams FAQs

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On this page are Frequently Asked Questions about Microsoft Teams

New Features in Teams

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On this page, we list key new features that have been added to Teams recently, and some which are coming soon to Teams.


Guidance and videos about how to initiate an audio or video call using Microsoft Teams.