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Reimagine Remote Working with Microsoft Teams

By : Sathish Veerapandian, Harsharanjeet Kaur, Ashok Madhvarayan, Sriram Rajamanickam
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Reimagine Remote Working with Microsoft Teams

By: Sathish Veerapandian, Harsharanjeet Kaur, Ashok Madhvarayan, Sriram Rajamanickam

Overview of this book

The outbreak of the pandemic has forced the world to embrace remote working and the modern style of virtual business. However, end users may find it challenging to cope with this sudden change in working style, not aware of all the features and remote working tools available to make their life easy. Microsoft Teams is an exceptional platform, adopted by many organizations for unified communication and collaboration, and this book will help you to make the most of its capabilities. Complete with step-by-step explanations and screenshots, this book guides you through the topics that you'll find useful in your daily use of Teams. You'll learn how to manage your teams and projects with Microsoft Teams in a structured and organized way. The book provides hands-on information with a focus on the end user side to help corporate users to increase productivity and become a Microsoft Teams superuser. Finally, you'll explore the most effective ways of using the app with best practices and tips and tricks for making the most of the features available for your scenario. By the end of this Microsoft Teams book, you'll have mastered Microsoft Teams and be fully equipped as a modern collaboration end user to effectively increase your remote work productivity.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Section 1 – Managing Your Meetings, Projects, and Workforce
Section 2 – Collaboration, Events, and Communication
Section 3 – All about Security, Client Automation, Teams Etiquette, and Tips and Tricks

The custom image branding experience

As the name states, this is a feature to provide a custom feel to your meeting attendees. This feature is part of the aforementioned Advanced Communications add-on. Using this feature, you can provide different meeting experiences to your attendees.

You might be wondering what exactly this feature does. It provides an option to upload your company logo to your MS Teams admin portal, which appears on the meeting pre-join and lobby screens of meetings.

Great, but how is this done? You can share your company logo with your MS Teams administrator and the administrator uploads it using the following option and assigns it to you:

  1. As a Teams administrator, log in to the MS Teams admin portal, navigate to Meetings in the left pane, and select Customization policies.
  2. Click on Add, upload the company logo, and click on Save.

    Figure 6.44 – Lobby branding option

  3. You also have an option to preview the lobby. Once done, you can assign...