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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

Creating a team

In this section, we're going to create a new Microsoft Teams team from scratch. We'll focus on these three ways of creating new teams:

  • Via the Microsoft Teams application or the SharePoint Online (SPO) site (power users)
  • From the Microsoft Teams admin center (administrators)
  • Via PowerShell (administrators)

Let's review each method, beginning with the Teams application.

Creating a new team from the Microsoft Teams client

As long as you haven't prevented the option as a global administrator, users in your organization can create teams themselves using the Teams client. Users will find this option in the lower left-hand corner of the Teams client in the channel navigation pane, as shown in the following screenshot:

Figure 7.1 – Option for creating a team

After you select Join or create a team, you would click Create team. From here, you have the option to create a new team from scratch or...