Make a call in Teams

In Teams for your personal life you can make a one-to-one or group call from any of your chats. 

To start a call:

  1. From the Chat tab, select the chat with the person you want to call. If you’re not currently in a chat with someone, you’ll need to start a chat to call them.

  2. From the top of your chat, tap to start either a Video  Video call button  or Audio  Calls button  call. If you start the call from a group chat, you will be asked to confirm that you want to call everyone in the group.

Tip: You can also start a call from the Calls tab.

What you can do during a call

Teams chat icon black

Go to your chat during the call.

Teams add people icon black

You can add up to 50 people on the same Video call.

Teams video off icon black

Turn Video on or off.

Teams microphone icon black

Turn Microphone on or off.

Teams speaker icon black

Turn Speaker phone on or off.

Teams more icon black

From the More menu, you can:

  •  Put call Teams hold icon on hold.

  •  Share  Share screen button your screen or share media from your device.

  •  Turn off incoming video  Teams video off icon .

Teams end call icon black

​​​​​End the call.

Contact us

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

 

To start a call:

  1. From the Chat tab, select the chat with the person you want to call. If you’re not currently in a chat with someone, you’ll need to start a chat to call them.

  2. From the top of your chat, tap to start either a Video  Video call icon or Audio  Audio call icon call. If you start the call from a group chat, you will be asked to confirm that you want to call everyone in the group.

Tip: You can also start a call from the Calls tab.

What you can do during a call

Teams chat icon black

Go to your chat during the call.

Teams add people icon black

You can add up to 50 people on the same Video call.

Teams video off icon black

Turn Video on or off.

Teams microphone icon black

Turn Microphone on or off.

Teams speaker icon black

Turn Speaker phone on or off.

Teams more icon black

From the More menu, you can:

  •   Put call on hold  Teams hold icon .

  •  Share  Share screen button  your screen or share media from your device.

  •  Start video with blur  blur background or turn video blur off.

  •  Turn off incoming video  turn off incoming video iOS .

Teams end call icon black

End the call.

Contact us

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

 

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