Teams FAQMore information on Teams can be found here on our dedicated page. (Note some of the information there may be more relevant to staff than students).
How do I login to Teams?
Teams can be accessed via the web here. Using it regularly is best done from the app however, which can be downloaded to your local device. Login either way once you have registered for your free Microsoft Office 365 account.
Can I create a new Team as a student? If not, how can I create groups?
TRU currently plans for students to be able to create Teams for group collaboration and other uses. An app is currently being developed to help with this and ensure that the Teams are setup correctly. Keep an eye out for more information.
How do I change the theme/get to settings?
Click on your own avatar icon on the top right and select the cog (settings) and change the theme from there. From here you can change the view as well as the theme.
How do I pin Teams/Channels?
If your view is set to List and not Grid under the Teams tab, you can right click on a channel and select “Pin” to move it to the top of the “Your Teams” section.
How do I create a new chat?
Just to the left of the search button, above the chat window is the “New Chat” button
How do I create a chat with more than 1 person
Create a new chat and add all the people you want. Otherwise you can enter an existing chat and click the “Add People” button in the upper right corner of the chat window next to Share Screen and Popup Chat Window