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Press up arrow to edit last sent chat message in Microsoft Teams

File this under features I didn’t know existed! Credit to Paul Hayward in our consulting team for flagging this.

In Teams private chat or channel chat, you can press up arrow to edit the last sent message.

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After I hit send, I press Up Arrow

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I can then edit the message I sent

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You could also edit a message by hitting the 3 dots to the side of the message and pressing edit, but up arrow is a really nice shortcut.

It turn out this feature has been in the client since at least February 2018, user voice reference.

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Tom Arbuthnot

A Microsoft MVP and Microsoft Certified Master, Tom Arbuthnot is Principal Solutions Architect at Microsoft Collaboration specialists Modality Systems.

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