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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

Managing device settings for Teams devices with configuration profiles

Any devices which are used with Microsoft Teams can be managed from the Microsoft Teams admin center. It is possible to carry out device-related tasks such as updating, restarting, and monitoring devices.

To carry out these tasks, you must be either a Global administrator, a Teams Service administrator, or a Teams Device administrator.

When assigned one of these roles, you can manage the following devices:

  • Phones (desk and conference)
  • Microsoft Teams Rooms on Windows
  • Microsoft Teams Rooms on Android (formerly known as collaboration bars)
  • Teams displays
  • Teams panels
  • Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) devices
  • The Surface Hubs (preview)

To manage devices in the Microsoft Teams admin center, we need to complete the following steps:

  1. Log in to the Microsoft Teams admin center at and navigate to Teams devices on the left-side menu as...