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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

Setting up policies to manage the creation of Microsoft 365 Groups

One of the challenges faced by Microsoft Teams administrators is the fact that all users can create Microsoft 365 groups by default. Microsoft 365 groups are used and associated with many things within Microsoft 365, and among these is the fact that when a team is created from scratch, a Microsoft 365 group is also created.

This can lead to challenges such as teams being created without expiration policies and then forgotten and discarded. As a result, administrators have the challenge of cleaning up surplus or orphaned teams and Microsoft 365 groups.

One way to address this challenge is to limit who in your organization can create Microsoft 365 groups. This can be achieved by using Windows PowerShell.

Important Note

To implement the following process, the administrator who configures the group creation settings, as well as any members of the security group that we will be creating, must be assigned an...