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MS-700 Managing Microsoft Teams Exam Guide - Second Edition

By : Nate Chamberlain, Peter Rising
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MS-700 Managing Microsoft Teams Exam Guide - Second Edition

By: Nate Chamberlain, Peter Rising

Overview of this book

Exam MS-700: Managing Microsoft Teams tests your knowledge and competence in the deployment, management, and monitoring of Microsoft Teams features within the Microsoft 365 platform. This book will teach you how to effectively plan and implement the required services using both the Teams admin centre within Microsoft 365 and Windows PowerShell. Throughout the chapters, you'll learn about all the policies relating to messaging, teams, meetings, and more; get to grips with the settings; and explore configuration options that a Teams administrator would encounter in their day-to-day responsibilities. You'll also discover best practices for rolling out and managing Teams services for users within your Microsoft 365 tenant as you explore each objective in detail. By the end of this Microsoft Teams book, you'll have covered everything you need to pass the MS-700 certification exam and have a handy, on-the-job desktop reference guide.
Table of Contents (24 chapters)
Section 1: Plan and Configure a Microsoft Teams Environment
Section 2: Manage Chat, Teams, Channels, and Apps in Microsoft Teams
Section 3: Manage Calling and Meetings in Microsoft Teams
Section 4: Mock Exam and Assessments
Chapter 17: Mock Exam Answers

Managing the Microsoft Teams channel settings

Each channel in a team has its own channel settings. These are found by selecting the More options ellipsis next to a channel's name and selecting Manage channel, as shown in Figure 8.5:

Figure 8.5 – The location of the Manage channel option for a specific channel

In this section on channel settings, we'll cover the following topics found in all standard channel settings:

  • Channel moderation
  • Channel analytics

Let's start with channel moderation.

Channel moderation

As a team owner, you can enable channel moderation for a team. This means an owner can choose who in the team can start new posts and reply to existing posts. Channel moderation is different in a team's default/general channel compared to the additional/standard channels.

Channel moderation is what's shown on the first tab, Channel settings, when managing a channel.

For the general moderation...