Join Teams meeting via a code, multiple spotlights, co-organizer meeting roles, new lobby options and other recent roadmap updates

Microsoft Teams roadmap keeps getting a lots of changes weekly - if not even daily sometimes. There are great new additions that should be taken looked at so you can start preparing your champions and users to take full advantage of those once they roll out: Join a meeting by entering a digital code will … Continue reading Join Teams meeting via a code, multiple spotlights, co-organizer meeting roles, new lobby options and other recent roadmap updates

Registration to Teams Nation May 2021 Community Conference is OPEN!

Have you heard about Teams Nation Community Conference? I felt it was important to highlight this to readers of my blog since I am one of organizers in this event. Those following me in social have hopefully heard about Teams Nation before - and in the best option you have already registered to it (Thank … Continue reading Registration to Teams Nation May 2021 Community Conference is OPEN!

How to set Out of Office in Microsoft Teams

Setting your Out of Office in Microsoft Teams has become available, if you are in Public Preview. Take a look in this article and learn how you can set your Out of Office without having to open Outlook. First - you need to make sure you are in Public Preview (situation in 25.3.2021). If you … Continue reading How to set Out of Office in Microsoft Teams

PowerPoint Live / Presenter View in Microsoft Teams

The terminology is always as much fun as it is 🙄😁 but PowerPoint Live is the name for a set of presentation "skills" inside Microsoft Teams. There is still some features waiting for release like new Share content experience and Presenter Mode (standout / custom layouts). What is already out is Presenter View when sharing … Continue reading PowerPoint Live / Presenter View in Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams Breakout Rooms is getting new features! + other roadmap updates

When looking at Microsoft Teams roadmap today I noticed that Breakout Rooms is getting new features! Scheduled to roll out already in this month are Timer: Organizers can now set a timer for Breakout rooms from the Breakout Room settings. After timer has expired, rooms will automatically close and participants will come back to the … Continue reading Microsoft Teams Breakout Rooms is getting new features! + other roadmap updates

Microsoft Teams Meetings in Virtual Reality

At the Microsoft Ignite we saw - no, we participated - in a keynote in Virtual Reality. You were able to participate using a VR headset or your computer using an app but also you were able to view it "normally" as a broadcast. That keynote and subsequent Microsoft Ignite sessions let us know about … Continue reading Microsoft Teams Meetings in Virtual Reality

Microsoft Whiteboard in Android mobiles

Microsoft Whiteboard Android (preview) application was recently released. Let's take a look what is can do and what features it packs! You may want to also refresh your memory with my earlier Microsoft Whiteboard articles: How to use Microsoft Whiteboard with guests in Teams MeetingsHow to: adding a Microsoft Whiteboard to a team channel as … Continue reading Microsoft Whiteboard in Android mobiles

Roadmap Watch: Latest changes to Microsoft Teams roadmap

Microsoft Teams Roadmap gets constant updates. With these posts I make it easy for readers to see what are latest changes in Microsoft Teams or related products/features roadmap. As always if you want to see the up to date situation check out the public roadmap - blog post is always a snapshot of that moment … Continue reading Roadmap Watch: Latest changes to Microsoft Teams roadmap

Creating Teams Meeting Connected Power Apps

I have earlier blogged about creating a Power (canvas) App you could add to your meetings. This time we are taking a big leap forward by making the application meeting connected and "aware"! This means that your application knows it is inside a meeting that it can be used in that particular meeting context: like … Continue reading Creating Teams Meeting Connected Power Apps

Microsoft Teams Roadmap Watch: updates of Microsoft Ignite 2021

It is always good to take a look at the Microsoft Teams roadmap and see what is changing there since Microsoft Ignite 2021 #MSIgnite. Of course roadmap dates are not exact launch dates but they can give some idea when to expect those features. Shared Channels (Microsoft Teams Connect) is scheduled for June 2021! And … Continue reading Microsoft Teams Roadmap Watch: updates of Microsoft Ignite 2021