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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

Planning and managing Teams preview features using Teams update policies

Microsoft offers a Public Preview feature for Microsoft Teams that allows per-user access to features that aren't generally available yet so that you can test them and provide feedback. The ability to enable and control this can be found in the Teams admin center and can be configured by following these steps:

  1. Log in to the Teams admin center and from the left-hand side menu, navigate to Teams | Teams update policies, as shown in the following screenshot:

Figure 4.1 – The Teams update policies option in the Teams admin center

  1. By default, you will have a single default policy called Global (Org-wide default). You may edit this policy if you wish, or you may create a new, separate policy. To create a new policy, click Add, as shown in the following screenshot:

Figure 4.2 – Creating a new Teams update policy

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