Ever wished your team had one central hub to meet, work, share and chat? Now they do! Microsoft Teams is a team workspace in Office 365. It brings together several Microsoft apps in one location so your team has easy access to all the tools they need to work effectively and perform at their peak. Share files, edit documents, take notes, schedule meetings, chat with the group ... Teams organizes everything in one place to create a dedicated hub for teamwork.
Microsoft Teams is an entirely new experience. It is a chat-based collaborative work space in UAlbany Mail (Office 365) which brings together conversations, content, and tools by providing the following features:
Get started with the Interactive Demo. This guided tour of Teams to will explain how to use the app and teach you about key features:
The Microsoft Teams help center offers a great video training series offering a collection of short, usually less than 3 minutes each, video tutorials covering a wide range of Microsoft Teams topics.
This is a Microsoft Teams Team of the people, for the people, and by the people! Chat with other members of the UAlbany Community about using Teams.
The provides a convenient place where you can download Desktop apps for Mac & Windows as well as Mobile Apps for Android, iOS, and Windows Phone.
Microsoft Teams is available to all UAlbany Faculty, Staff, and Students. You can use its Chat, File, and voice/video meeting features right "out of the box". If you would like to create a Team on Microsoft Teams, they are available by request.
Microsoft provides the following learning resources for using the accessibility features of Teams.
The desktop or mobile app version of Microsoft Teams is recommended over the web version. The web version may be difficult to navigate with a screen reader.
UAlbany Teams Usage Policy