Why can't I use chat in Microsoft Teams? (students)

If you’re unable to use chat using the Chat icon, your school's IT Administrator may have turned it off. If that's the case, you can still ask your teacher a question. Use @mention with your teacher's name in a channel.

Start a new Conversation, use @ to mention someone

Note: Other students will be able to see your question.

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