Update your status or set a status message

In Teams for your personal life you can change your status or set a status message. 

Change your status in Teams:  

  1. Tap the  More  More button  icon.

  2. Tap your current status and select what you want to update to:

  • Available

  • Away

  • Reset status back to default.

Set your status message in Teams: 

  1. Tap  More  More button  icon.

  2. Tap Set status message.

  3. Type your status message. You can choose to @mention people specifically, Show it when people message you, and if you want it to Clear after a certain period of time or never clear.

Contact us

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

Expand your Office skills
Explore training
Get new features first
Join Office Insiders

Was this information helpful?

Thank you for your feedback!

Thank you for your feedback! It sounds like it might be helpful to connect you to one of our Office support agents.

×