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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

Configuring classifications, expiration policies, and naming policies for Microsoft 365 Groups and Microsoft Teams

In this section, you will learn about the classification feature, expiration policies, and naming policies, and how these three features may be configured using the Microsoft 365 groups that underpin Microsoft Teams. We will start with the group classification feature.

Configuring group classification

The group classification feature enables users who can create Microsoft 365 groups to create visual descriptions (much like labels) that can provide descriptive information about the group.


Microsoft now recommends using sensitivity labels in conjunction with Microsoft 365 groups in preference over group classification. However, as the exam outline has not been changed to reflect this at the time of writing, we will focus on the classification feature in this section. Links to sensitivity labeling concerning Microsoft 365 will be included in the Further reading...