Skype for Business is a modern instant messaging client that is integrated into Wayne State University's email and collaboration system. Skype for Business allows for real-time communication via text, audio, video and more. Every Wayne Connect account includes access to Skype for Business.
What is Microsoft Teams?
Microsoft Teams is a communication and collaboration tool included in the Office 365 package of Wayne Connect. Teams includes chat with text, audio, video, file sharing and app integration. Learn more at support.office.com. Availability Microsoft Tea...
How to manage notifications in Microsoft Teams
To silence or manage notifications in Teams, click your profile picture at the top of the app and then click Settings. Click Notifications.Learn more about managing notifications in the Teams desktop, iOS, Android or Windows Phone apps at support.off...
How do I get a Microsoft Teams Dial-In conferencing license?
Microsoft Teams users may initiate and participate in video or web conferencing for free, but to allow meeting attendees to use the Dial-In feature from a telephone, the meeting coordinator must purchase a license.
How do I create a team in Microsoft Teams?
To create a new team, click the Teams logo in the top left corner of the app and then click Add Team at the bottom of your list of existing teams.
How do I schedule a Microsoft Teams meeting?
Wayne State users may schedule meetings with Teams users inside and outside of the university. A meeting may be scheduled in Teams or within Outlook (web or desktop client).
Are my Skype for Business contacts available in Teams?
During the Wayne State migration from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams, any contacts saved in Skype and associated with your Wayne State email account will be transferred.
Organization and department teams in Microsoft Teams
Teams will be automatically created for existing Wayne State departments and organizations, and employees will be added to these teams based on their roles in Banner.
What are channels in Microsoft Teams and how do I create them?
Microsoft Teams allows you to create a variety of channels within your Team to keep your work content organized.
How do I hide or show channels in Microsoft Teams?
Some channels in Teams may be important enough that you want to see them first. Some channels may not be relevant to your workday, so you may wish to hide them, but return to them at your leisure.