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Create sites, posts, and lists
Create sites, posts, and lists

Explore your team site

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A Microsoft SharePoint team site connects you and your team to the content, information, and apps you need.


  • See News for the latest happenings with your team, such as news posts, information, and updates.

  • Select Add to create a news post or a news link.

  • When someone adds or edits a file, page, or list, Activity lets you see this at a glance.

  • Documents shows items from the default document library. You can add documents by dragging and dropping them here.


  • Select Settings > Change the look to customize the look of your team site including your theme and header.


  • Use Search to find files on the site.

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  • Store and share files in Documents — a default document library for your team.

  • Manage your site with Site contents.

  • Move different navigation sites up and down with Edit.

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What is a SharePoint team site?

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Manage your SharePoint team site settings

Change the look of your SharePoint site

Customize the navigation on your SharePoint site

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