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Join a specific team

  1. Select Teams Teams button on the left side of the app, then select Create and join teams and channels Cross icon at top of the screen at the top of your teams list.   

  2. Select Join team Teams add member to chat 

  3. Type the name or topic of the team in the top left corner.

  4. Click Join team. 

You may immediately join a public team, but you must request to join a private team and then wait for the owner's approval to access the team and its channels. 

Note: If a team owner hasn't enabled discoverability of their private team, you won't be able to find it by using search. You'll need to contact them directly to request to join.

You can also join a specific team with a code. 

Note: If user mailboxes are located on exchange on-prem, the Join or create a team area will not populate with public or suggested teams. The Join or create a team area will only show the Join or Create options.

Request to add a member

To add someone to a team that you're already a member of, go to the team in your team list then select More options More options button > Add member Add Members icon.

Type the name of one or more people then select Send request. Team owners will receive an alert that they have a pending request.

First, tap Teams Teams button at the bottom of the app, then More options  Forms more options vertical ellipsis in the top right corner. From there, you can create a new team, browse existing teams to join, or join a team with a code (if you have one).

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