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Microsoft Teams Channel Message Import Graph API now Generally Available

Back in October 2020, we got the Beta Graph API to Import Slack messages to Microsoft Teams teams and channels. Now those API’s have hit GA. You can now import channel messages into a new team, specify the message sender, and timestamp and link to files. The Import Process Before you begin you need to export the data from the other platform, format it appropriately and decide how you want to map...

Microsoft Teams Busy on Busy, when on a call or meeting reject second incoming call

One to file under classic telephony features now in Microsoft Teams, “Busy on Busy” (Busy Options) is a user-level or tenant level configuration to Busy on Busy (Busy Options) allows you to configure how an incoming calls when you are in an existing call or meeting. The second incoming calls can be rejected with a busy signal or can be routed accordingly to the user’s unanswered settings...

Microsoft launch first party Teams certified Surface headsets, Speakerphone and Webcam

For a long time, it’s been a point of conversation that while Microsoft has a large range of vendors who provide Teams certified headsets, their own headsets from the Surface team were not certified for Teams. Today Microsoft announced 3 Surface headsets, all certified for Microsoft Teams. Also a webcam and speakerphone. It will be interesting to see how the ecosystem partners feel about...

Microsoft Teams admin defined organisation-wide custom video backgrounds, only $5 PUPM

We got an update on Friday (MC249777) giving details of how an administrator will be able to the ability to “push”/define a gallery of video backgrounds to users across the organization to access. Rollout begins in late April and should be complete in late May. A handy feature, but it only comes as part of the Advanced Communications Licence. Currently, users can add their own video...

End to End Voice in Microsoft Teams – Commsverse Half Day Online Virtual Event

Looking like a great line-up for this one. This event is all about Microsoft Teams Enterprise Voice workloads and more importantly aimed at providing the knowledge and awareness of what is available from a feature perspective and how to deploy them in your organisation or on behalf of your customers. This event is technical and for those with some working knowledge of Microsoft Teams voice...

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