Ever wished your team had one central hub to meet, work, share and chat? Now they do! Microsoft Teams is an entirely new 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. Share files, edit documents, take notes, schedule meetings, chat with the group all right in Teams.
Microsoft Teams provides the following features:
All UAlbany Faculty, Staff, and students can use Microsoft Teams to chat/IM, make video or voice calls, and manage Teams Meetings. Additionally, all UAlbany Faculty, Staff, and students and may request a Team for use within the Teams ecosystem via the Microsoft Team Request Form. External users may be granted access to be on a Team.
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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.