Features to brighten your day in Teams – Part 2

Welcome to my series on how to get the best out of Microsoft Office 365.

I’m Lesley, I’m the Project Administrator here at SR1 Development. This series is about how I use Office 365 to assist me not just with planning, organisation and project management, but also how to stay motivated and inspired.

Reduce background noise

Click on the three dots next to your profile picture to go to settings.

Tip: Keyboard shortcut to open settings ctrl + comma

Personalise your experience in Teams by creating your own memes

How to add captions to Teams meetings

Add a custom background in a Teams meeting

With your camera turned on, select video effects by clicking on the three dots. Select video effects and add new, then double click on the image to select..

Keyboard Shortcuts in Teams

ctrl + nStart a new Chat
ctrl + shift + xExpand chat box
shift + enterStart a new line
ctrl + =Zoom in
ctrl + –Zoom out
ctrl + 0Reset zoom level
ctrl + 3Open activity
ctrl + 7Open calendar
ctrl + 8Open files
ctrl + 9Open tasks by planner to do
ctrl + ,Open settings
ctrl + shift + fFilter messages by name
ctrl + shift + eStart screen share session
ctrl + .Show all shortcuts


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