Microsoft Teams meeting link is not opening. How to fix?

Here’s a question from Sharonna: I have received an Outlook invitation to a Teams recurring meeting from one of my customers. Once i tried to double click the link, i found out that Microsoft Teams desktop application fails to open, and seem to be hanging indefinitely. Is there anything i can do in order to … Read more

How to shorten and rename links in Microsoft Teams?

Here’s a question from Monica: I often use the Microsoft Teams Chat app in order to send links to web pages, SharePoint documents and other Teams channels. The problem is that often times, the link text is pretty long and doesn’t look very neat. Is there a way to rename a link in Microsoft Teams, … Read more

How to send an email to and from Microsoft teams channels?

Here’s a question from Kim: Hello – i was just tasked at managing several teams with several dozens of members each. Sometimes i am in need of communicating with all these folks using Microsoft Outlook emails (not specifically with each channel individually). When looking into the Outlook global address list i couldn’t find any of … Read more

How to mute Microsoft Teams meetings audio?

Here’s a question from Cynthia: Just started to work with a customer that uses Microsoft Teams for their meetings. Unfortunately, the meetings held during the afternoon typically start late, so if possible i would be happy to enter the meeting as a participant with my audio muted, so i can continue to discuss with my … Read more

How to print SharePoint list items and files?

Here’s a short question we just got from Amanda: I work as an IT coordinator. My manager decided that we will use SharePoint in order to track hardware and software issues encountered by the users. Although our SharePoint based Issue Tracker is pretty rudimentary (as it was built from a pre-delivered template), it has been … Read more

How to find Microsoft Teams attendance reports after a meeting?

Here’s a question we received from Jamie: I work for a consulting company and we typically bill our customers for time spent in meetings. I understood that Microsoft Teams has a nice feature that allows meeting organizers (in our case, that would be me) to retrieve attendance reports for specific meetings. I checked tour work … Read more

How to fix Microsoft Teams speaker not working issues?

Here’s a question from Mathilda: I just bought new speakers from my Windows 11 computer and those are connected in parallel to my Bluetooth headsets. Whenever i participate in a Teams meeting, i can hear the audio very well on my headsets, but can’t hear anything from the speakers. Any ideas on how to go … Read more