Using Administrative Units for Devices in Teams Admin Center

What is it ? The scoped Team device administration role enables you to restrict specific device administration in Teams Admin Center to specific users by using administrative units. For example you could allow local IT in a site to manage their local devices and users. Previously Teams device administrators would see all devices from all … Continue reading Using Administrative Units for Devices in Teams Admin Center

Assign Direct Routing Numbers to users in Teams Admin Center

I saw a tweet from Jamie Stark saying there's new voice features in Teams Admin Center (TAC) so i wanted to check them out. First up you can now assign a Direct routing telephone number to a user in the Teams Admin Center where before this was always a PowerShell job to enable a Direct … Continue reading Assign Direct Routing Numbers to users in Teams Admin Center

Surface Hub in Teams Admin Center (Public Preview) – First look and walkthrough

This morning i noticed a tweet and LinkedIn post from Mr Surface Hub Yoav mentioning that Surface Hub Management in Teams Admin Center is now Public Preview so lets take a look. First off i checked out the post by Kyle Spiess and Christian Schacht below What's new ? So this is public preview and … Continue reading Surface Hub in Teams Admin Center (Public Preview) – First look and walkthrough

SIP Gateway is here! Lets take a look with my Poly VVX400, Yealink T48G and AudioCodes 440HD

Earlier this week December 6th 2021 the long awaited SIP gateway for Teams made Generally Available!, it has been in private preview for some time and now its ready for prime time. Blog post here Ive raided my garage for old handsets i had once upon a time used with Skype for Business and i … Continue reading SIP Gateway is here! Lets take a look with my Poly VVX400, Yealink T48G and AudioCodes 440HD

Routing calls for unassigned numbers to Call Queues, Auto Attendants or Announcements is GA

I recently noticed that Routing calls to unassigned numbers is now generally available so here is my walkthrough and first look. If you using Teams Phone you may want to check this out and setup how you want your voice routing for unassigned numbers or number ranges to flow. Why do i need this ? … Continue reading Routing calls for unassigned numbers to Call Queues, Auto Attendants or Announcements is GA

Custom Call Park – Define your own ranges and timeouts!

So whilst looking over the what's new in Teams for November here i noticed Custom Call Park is here. Whoop i hear you say. Previously you could use Call park but only with predefined number ranges so you had to make sure the number range didn't clash with anything else but now you can define … Continue reading Custom Call Park – Define your own ranges and timeouts!

Azure Entitlement Management – “Value does not fall within the expected range.”

I've been working with Azure Entitlement Management and its a great tool as part of Azure AD Identity Governance. It can help with lifecycle management for employees and business guests, enable Self-service, provide Multi-stage approval workflows, recurring access reviews and provide time-limited access with guests removed when last access expires. For more information on Azure … Continue reading Azure Entitlement Management – “Value does not fall within the expected range.”

Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business Admin Center – Meeting and Org-wide Policies missing

I was working with a customer where the Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business Admin center wasn't showing all the meeting or org-wide settings. It was display like below: An ask internal and Big thank to Martin Rinas who mentioned he had seen this and i should check if any of the Team RBAC roles … Continue reading Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business Admin Center – Meeting and Org-wide Policies missing

Microsoft Teams Outlook Meeting Add-in URL Formatting Issue

Ive been troubleshooting an issue where the Microsoft Teams meeting addin for Outlook was formatting Teams meeting very oddly. Example of this issue when scheduling a new Teams Meeting in Outlook all the urls work correctly but its not formatted correctly with the “Join Microsoft Teams Meeting” link This is what it should look like … Continue reading Microsoft Teams Outlook Meeting Add-in URL Formatting Issue