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How do I get started using Microsoft Teams?

In Microsoft Teams, teams are groups of people brought together for work, projects, or common interests.Here are instructions on how to create and join a team.

A. Sign in to Teams

1. Start Teams
In Windows, click Start  > Microsoft Teams.
On Mac, go to the Applications folder and click Microsoft Teams.
On mobile, tap the Teams icon.
2. Sign in with your UIC email address.
3. Then click on “work or School Account”

log in

4. When prompted, then enter your UIC net ID password.

B. Pick a team and channel

1. Select Teams on the left side of the app and then pick a team.
2. Select a channel and explore the Conversations, Files, and other tabs.
    The tabs at the top of each channel link to your favorite files, apps, and services.

Note: if you have a Linkedin account using a non UIC email address, please sign in with that first to access the videos.

Keywords:chat,collaborate,teams   Doc ID:96404
Owner:Thomas O.Group:University of Illinois Chicago Technology Solutions
Created:2019-12-04 14:37 CSTUpdated:2020-12-04 12:41 CST
Sites:University of Illinois Chicago Technology Solutions
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