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Microsoft Office 365 Teams is Here!

Full Description

Teams (part of the Microsoft Office 365 webapp suite) provides a chat-based hub for teamwork and group-based collaboration.  Have a conversation, share files, store files and notes, or hold a meeting in Teams.

 
Access Teams 

You can access Teams by going to office.wm.edu and click on the Teams tile.  Or install the client on your desktop using the following steps:

  • Go to office.wm.edu
  • Click on the Teams tile
  • At the top of the page, there will be a download prompt
  • Click Download
  • Follow the installation prompts

Stay in touch with the Teams Mobile App!  Search for Microsoft Teams in the iOS App Store or Google Play Store


Make a Team

Use the O365 Group Creation Request form to create a team.  Please allow one business day for your team to be created.  Once your team has been set-up, you can add team members, content, and channels to your team.  


Classroom Training

In-person classroom training for Teams is available! 

  • Every Wednesday - Until October 31
  • Jones Hall, Room 203
  • 2:30 - 4:00pm

Sign-up for a training session via Cornerstone. 

  1. Go to cornerstone.wm.edu
  2. Log in with your WMuserid and password
  3. Click Browse for Training
  4. In the Search Bar, enter Getting Started with Microsoft Teams.  
  5. Click Request by your preferred training date.
 
Self-Directed Training & Support
Teams Quick Start

Microsoft's support site offers an overview of Outlook features with step-by-step instructions on their Teams Quick Start website.

Teams Training Center

Can't make it to the classroom training sessions?  Don't worry!  Training is also available online at the Microsoft Teams Training Center

Teams Help Center

Need help using Teams?  Find answers to your questions and much more in the Microsoft Teams Help Center.

{{youtube:large|FFQszYALS_A, Take a quick tour of Microsoft Teams}}

Questions? Contact the Technology Support Center (TSC)
757-221-4357 (HELP) | support@wm.edu | Jones 201, Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm