Microsoft is the leading American multinational technology company that develops, manufactures, and sells computer software. Among all other software, Microsoft Windows line of operating system and Microsoft Office Suite are the best. Currently, Microsoft CEO, Bill Gates is the world’s second-richest person with a net worth of 113.7 Billion US dollars.
Apart from operating systems, Microsoft has also created any applications which are compatible with any devices. Recently, Microsoft launched its brand new application, Microsoft Team. Well, it is a hub for teamwork, meetings, and conference targeted mostly for businesses and offices.
During this Global Pandemic (COVID-19), the use of this app sky-rocketed as individuals are carrying out their daily tasks from their own homes. So, what exactly is Microsoft Teams? Let’s take time and know about it.
What Is Microsoft Teams?
Microsoft Teams is a social application created by the team of Microsoft. The main theme of Microsoft Teams is to meet with anyone, anywhere, Meet with confidence, and meet with confidence. Further, it is a platform with all the features which a team needs such as threaded conversation, meetings and video conferencing, calling, content collaboration, and many more.
Besides, you can also manage your personal life in it – chat, make plans, share tasks and locations. Not to mention, this app is a total package for team to stay connected, organized and bring balance to your team. Moreover, you can also switch between your personal and work account to stay organized and achieve more.
Features of Microsoft Teams
- Fully Integrated with Office 365
- Conversation Channels
- Reduced email
- Direct access to email, Skype, OneDrive, and SharePoint
- Collaborative live in real-time
- Access Teams across all of your devices
- Collaborate internally and externally securely
- Automatic setup across the suite
- Fast searching for information
- Conversation threads
- New Grid View
- Standard or Private Channels
- Manage your App Catalogue
- Recording Storage
Without a doubt, these features are some of the unbelievable features of video conferencing apps. Their features are very useful for a team to work in a good environment. Besides its core features, there are many other fun features such as filters and modes. Yes, you can use filters while you are on a video call. To apply the filters, simply follow these steps:
- Load the Snap Camera
- Find and Apply your filter
- Open settings and select ‘show device settings’ and change your camera setting to snap camera.
- Apply the filter you love.
Similarly, Microsoft recently added a few new features: Live reactions, chat bubbles, speaker attribution, translations, and much more. While conducting a meeting through Teams, you can simply send reaction emojis to the presenters. As a matter of fact, teams of 10 to 10,000 can join in one place which makes this video conferencing unique among all other video sharing tools.