There are a number of resources available to help you with learning how to use Microsoft Teams. We have compiled a selection of topics that you can peruse to help get you started. The videos are short, usually less than 3 minutes each, and cover a wide range of Microsoft Teams topics.
Microsoft Teams Training Resources
On-Demand or Instructor-Led Training
Microsoft is hosting a series of free, live, online instructor-led training classes designed to get you up and running with Microsoft Teams. These are more in-depth trainings that are offered as Instructor-Led sessions or On-demand.
To experience a guided tour of Microsoft Teams, select the Launch Interactive Demo link. It will explain how to use the Microsoft Teams application and teach you about key features.
What is Microsoft Teams?
Intro to Microsoft Teams
Quick Start Guide to Teams
Quick Start Guide to Teams for Education
Sign in and Get Started with Teams
Get your Team Up and Running
How to create a Team
Go-to Guide for Team Owners
Organize Your Teams List
- Chat and Share Files
- Overview of Teams and Channels
- Collaborate in Teams
- Favorite and Follow Channels
- Work in Channels
- Quick Tip: Send email to a channel
- Work on a File Together
- Add Guests (outside the University) to a Team
- Work with Posts and Messages
Create and Format a Post
Get Attention with @Mentions
Save a Post or a Message
Start Chats and Make Calls
Create Instant Meetings with Meet Now
Add Tools with Tabs
Quick Tip: Turn a File Into a Tab
Use the Command Box
Filter Your Activity Feed
Manage Notification Settings
- How to Set up Microsoft Teams Mobile Apps
Join a Meeting from a Mobile Device
Join the UAlbany Teams Community of Practice in Microsoft Teams
This is a UAlbany-hosted Microsoft Teams Team of the people, for the people, and by the people! Chat with other members of the UAlbany Community about using Teams. Ask questions about others' experiences, share ideas, and discover best practices with Microsoft Teams.