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MS-700 Managing Microsoft Teams Exam Guide - Second Edition

By : Nate Chamberlain, Peter Rising
Book Image

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

Planning data loss prevention policies for Microsoft Teams

Organizations can also take steps to protect their Microsoft Teams environment from data loss with Data Loss Prevention (DLP). This is achieved by configuring policies that prevent the sharing of sensitive information from a Teams chat or channel.


To protect Microsoft Teams using DLP, it is necessary to have an E5 license.

To set up a DLP policy for Microsoft Teams, you need to take the following steps:

  1. Go to the compliance center at and sign in. You must be either a global administrator, a compliance administrator, or a security administrator.
  2. Choose Data loss prevention from the left-hand menu and select Policies | + Create policy. From the wizard, select a template for your policy, give the policy a name, and on Locations to apply the policy, choose Teams chat and channel messages, as shown in Figure 3.42:

Figure 3.42 – Setting up...