Hiding/Unhiding a Channel in MS Teams

Question

How do I hide/unhide a Microsoft Teams Channel in the desktop application?

Answer

Users with several Microsoft Teams Channels may find it helpful hide those that are inactive or rarely used in order to keep their heavily used Channels visible and easy to find. Follow the instructions below to hide or unhide your Channel in the desktop application.

Hiding a Channel

  1. Navigate to the Channel you would like to hide.
  2. Select More Options (ellipses) next to the Channel name.
  3. Select Hide.

Unhiding a Channel

  1. Navigate to the Team that houses the Channel you would like to unhide.
  2. Scroll  to the bottom of the list of Channels for that Team.
  3. Select # hidden channel(s).
    • This will include the number of channels hidden, for example, 2 hidden channels.
  4. Select the Show icon next to the name of the Channel you would like to unhide.

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

Details

Article ID: 103984
Created
Wed 4/1/20 4:18 PM
Modified
Wed 8/5/20 3:54 PM