Collaborate in Teams meetings with Excel Live

With “Excel Live”, you can share and collaborate with Excel workbook in a meeting. This is handy when you want to get work done with your colleagues in a meeting, it seamlessly turns the meeting window canvas to an Excel workbook collaboration without having to move between windows and screens. For e.g.: Budget sheet which needs input from all participants to collaborate, contribute, review and finalize.

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Teams admin center: View users and groups assigned to a policy

Admins can view the list of assigned users and groups for a policy.

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Microsoft Teams: Connectors in GCC

Teams Connectors, which support webhook integrations, will be made available in GCC.

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Microsoft Teams: Leave a meeting on all my devices

When a Teams user has joined a meeting using multiple personal devices they can encounter friction when leaving the meeting, including forgetting to leave the meeting on one of their many devices. This functionality allows Teams users to leave a meeting from all their devices with a single tap.

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Microsoft Teams: Teams Platform Apps in Group VOIP Calls

All the familiar functionalities of meeting apps – tabs, bots, in-meeting dialogue, and meeting
stage – will be supported in Teams VOIP Calls. Users of your apps will enjoy the same familiar app experience as seen in Teams Meetings, in their Teams VOIP Calls.

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Microsoft Teams: Live Translated Captions in Meetings

Users will now be able to choose the live captions in the language they prefer, with the help of Microsoft Cognitive Service Speech Translation Capabilities. This will help users fully participate in meetings where the spoken language may not be their most comfortable language to use.

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Microsoft Teams: Music on hold for call transfer

Music can be played to callers on hold when a call transfer is initiated.

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Get Adobe PDF experience in Microsoft Teams

Now you can set Adobe Acrobat as the default app to view and edit PDF files in the Microsoft Teams. Once done, all PDF files from the chat, channel, and files app will open directly in the Acrobat app within Teams. Your end-users don’t need an Adobe Acrobat subscription or an Adobe ID to view, search, comment and annotate PDF files. However, to Create, Organize, Combine, or Export a PDF, the tenant users will need an Adobe Acrobat subscription.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 95128

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Announcement of automatic deletion of inactive Microsoft Dataverse for Teams environments

The Microsoft Power Platform is introducing a cleanup mechanism that will automatically remove inactive Teams environments from your tenant. Teams environments that are considered inactive are first disabled for 30 days and then deleted if no action is taken by the administrators.

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Microsoft Teams: View meeting transcripts on Microsoft Teams for Android and iOS

You can now configure the availability of meeting transcription on Teams Mobile for users in your tenant, who can start transcription during the meeting and view meeting transcripts after the meeting on Microsoft Teams for Android and iOS.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 97693

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