Creating a MS Teams Channel


How do I create a new Channel in Microsoft Teams?


Follow the instructions below to create a new Channel for your Team. 

  1. Navigate to the Team for which you would like to create a new Channel.
  2. Select More Options (the ellipses).
  3. Select Add Channel.
  4. Enter a name and description
  5. Choose your preferred Privacy option.
    1. Standard - Accessible to all Team Members.
    2. Private - Accessible only to a specific group of preselected Team Members.
  6. Select Next
  7. If you chose the Standard privacy option, your channel is ready to use. If you selected Private, enter the names of the Team Members you would like to have access to the channel and select Add
  8. Select Done when you have added all members. 

For additional assistance, please contact Information Technology Services at 419-372-0999 or through chat.


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