Create a group chat

In Teams for your personal life, it’s easy to start a group chat with your friends and family.

  1. Tap the New Chat  New chat button  button.

  2. Tap New group chat.

  3. Take or add a photo, type a Group chat name, then tap Next.

  4. In the To: line, type the phone, email or name of who you want to include in this group.
     

    Note: If someone isn’t already on Teams, they will receive an invite to join Teams and join this group.

  5. Type a message and send it to finish creating your new group.

Tip: You can go to any one-to-one chat, tap on your contacts name and tap Create a new group chat. If you are using Teams for the first time and have yet to create a group, select the Group banner in the Chat tab to get started right away!

Customize your group chat

Tap your group chat name to open Chat details, where you can:

  • Add members  Add people button  to the chat

  • Add or update the photo for your group chat.

  • Edit your group name.

  • Switch Mute chat on or off.

  • Switch Allow join via link on or off.

  • Share a link to the chat.

  • Leave the chat.

  • View a list of Participants.

Contact us

For more help, contact support or ask a question in the Microsoft Teams Community.

  1. Tap the New Chat  New chat button button.

  2. Tap New group chat.

  3. Take or add a photo, type a Group chat name, then tap Next.

  4. In the To: line, type the phone, email or name of who you want to include in this group.

    Note: If someone isn’t already on Teams, they will receive an invite to join Teams and join this group.

  5. Type a message and send it to finish creating your new group.

Tip: You can go to any one-to-one chat, tap on your contacts name and tap Create a new group chat. If you are using Teams for the first time and have yet to create a group, select the Group banner in the Chat tab to get started right away!

Customize your group chat

Tap your group chat name to open Chat details, where you can:

  • Add or update the photo for your group chat.

  • Edit your group name.

  • Switch Mute chat on or off.

  • Switch Allow join via link on or off.

  • Share a link to the chat.

  • Add people Add people to team button  to the chat.

  • View a list of Participants.

  • Leave the chat.

Contact us

For more help, contact support or ask a question in the Microsoft Teams Community.

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