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Moderating Teams Channels

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Working with Moderated Channels in Teams:Beside of the upcoming Private Channels, in Teams you can control channel and messaging/ collaboration in multiple ways.
The optimal control what a channel shall be for, is found under Managing Channel. You want to be able in the sense of Teams Adoption controlling (other words: optimizing) collaboration. 
A channel can have multiple functions:  Information Channel  Information Channel with dedicated feedback  Moderated Channel  Controlling behavior of Guest  BOT or CONNECTOR controlled Those options provide us with a greater flexibility in optimization of Teams Usage. It will drive best user experience and archive an optimal approach for Business Processes and Information Flow within a Collaboration Platform.
First you have to create a channel within the Team:


After its creation, select the Manage channel option.

The configuration windows start with controlling Guest behavior. You can restrict Guest from starting proactively a conversation.

Next, if you tu…

DnA User Group Objectives

if you are in Microsoft Teams and want to learn how to develop BOT's and APP's in Teams, you are welcome. We focus together with Microsoft Product Group strongly in this area. We talk about coding and business oriented developments.
How you can customize Teams optimizing your companies business flows and processes.
We are all Microsoft MVP's helping you and guide you through the life cycle.
Talking and teaching development and Business Process Modelling.

We are located in Munich :)


The kick-off was great and we have decided what we will develop jointly as open source publish in GitHub: a corporate menu plan asking the BOT/App about kcal and health, as well a nutritionBuilding proactive Lunch Buddies the Lunch Buddies are, where the App proactively ask workmates by popups, joining together the lunch time. Building synergy and helping solving diversity issues in companies. 
https://www.meetup.com/Microsoft-Teams-DnA-Development/

Our GitHub:
https://github.com/teamsdna

Find Time with Microsoft Teams Meeting (Online)

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If you have to schedule meetings with external resources and you or your assistant needs to poll a slot with different external people, where you can't use Exchange Fee&Busy, Find Time is the solution making your planning effort efficient and successful.

Open https://findtime.microsoft.com and login with your Office 365 credential.

For here you follow the illustration below:









Finally, if all participants voted, you can schedule the final meeting and you can be sure that more invitees join the meeting you have carefully planned.

Efficient Search in Teams

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In Teams it is possible to narrow down you desired search results.

You can use the forward-slash "/"
Once you start typing / it provides you with the search capabilities, as illustrated.

For best user adoption, try playing with this feature.


Controlling Meeting Lobby Settings in Teams

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It was some time ago:

The users wish controlling the settings for Teams Lobby access.
Within Outlook, you have now the Meeting Options "Slider".

By Clicking on it you have the 3 option who can bypass the Lobby:
EveryoneEveryone in the same company / federated companyEveryone in your company


Teams Troubleshooting and Log Analysis

DARFT VERION 2019-04-01

Debug Logs:
Windows: %userprofile%\Downloads

Desktop Logs:
Windows: %appdata%\Microsoft\Teams\logs.txt


https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoftteams/log-files
Debug logs
These are the most common logs and are required for all Microsoft support cases. Debug logs are produced by the Windows and Mac desktop clients, as well as browser based clients. The logs are text based and are read from the bottom up. They can be read using any text based editor and new logs are created when logging into the client.
Debug logs show the following data flows:
Login Connection requests to middle tier services Call/conversation
The debug logs are produced using the following OS specific methods:
Windows:

Define default email address domain for Office 365 Groups

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Microsoft Teams uses Office 365 Groups for Teams setup.
this also impact the "send Email to" feature of Teams and Modern Groups.

If your default tenant address is e.g. xyz.onmicrosoft.com and you wish to change it to your default Email domain, e.g. domain.com

Create a new EmailAddressPolicy in Exchange Online:

New-EmailAddressPolicy -Name Groups -IncludeUnifiedGroupRecipients -EnabledEmailAddressTemplates "SMTP:@domain.com" -Priority 1