Microsoft has announced that it will introduce new personalization features to the Microsoft Teams application, which is frequently used for distance education in some universities because of the business and coronavirus outbreak. Let’s take a closer look at these customizations.
Microsoft’s video conferencing and communication application, Microsoft Teams, will have new features based on customization with the published update. Teams, which is used by many universities for distance education and distance examination in the business world and especially during the coronavirus epidemic, will now be more customizable. Although there are already many options related to the business and education world in the application, Teams users can now use Teams even if they are not affiliated with a company or educational institution.
With the customizations and innovations brought by Microsoft; It aims to make Teams an application that individuals such as Zoom and Skype can use in their daily lives. As the biggest step forward for this purpose, Teams users can now register to Teams with their personal email addresses without the need for an email address provided by a company or educational institution. In this way, users will be able to create their own groups and add their relatives and friends to these groups.
Microsoft Teams is being made more accessible:
If you are using Teams with a company or educational institution account, you can log in with your own e-mail address and create a new Teams account as of today. If you have updated the Teams application on your phone or if you are using the platform from the computer, you can now log in with your personal Microsoft account by entering Settings and clicking on ‘Add New Account’ or create a new membership with your phone number. You will also be able to use both your personal account and your business account by switching between them in Teams. Therefore, users will not encounter a problem such as logging off one session and opening another one.
In addition to adding new sessions, the features that come to Teams include location services innovation. Now, users can share their locations with Teams, just like WhatsApp. Also, Teams’ new update comes with several security customizations. With this security update, users will be able to store their passwords and some private information encrypted on Teams.