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Help and Resources: Microsoft Teams

Attend a Workshop

Hands-on help

Attend Workshop

Our live workshops provide a hands-on overview and the opportunity to ask OIT staff questions.


Request Consultation

Need more personalized help? Request a Tool-Focused Consultation with OIT staff.

How To

Basic Tasks

Use Chat

Use Teams channels

Use Assignments (for course-based Teams only)

Note: Teams for Classroom works well to promote collaboration and interaction among students, but it is not a Learning Management System. The best way to use Teams is as a supplement to Blackboard Learn.

Use Calendar to schedule meetings and live events

Need OIT's help thinking through how to run an online meeting or live stream, including using a camera and/or microphone?  Schedule a Microsoft Teams consultation.

Want to stream your next meeting or event?

Not sure where to start?

Start here

Collaborate on Files

Use Tabs in channels and chats

Using Planner in Teams

Planner is a lightweight project management tool that you and members of your Team can use to create, assign, and organize tasks to collaborate on.