Making a Call in Microsoft Teams

Question

How do I make a call in Microsoft Teams?

Answer

There are multiple ways to make a call within Microsoft Teams. 

Making a Call from Within a Chat

  1. Navigate to the chat with the person whom you would like to call.
  2. Select the video icon to make a video call, or the phone icon to make an audio call.

Making a Call Using a Command Prompt

  1. Navigate to the command/search box at the top of Microsoft Teams.
  2. Type "/call" into the box
  3. Begin typing the contact name you would call and select their name when it appears on the list.  
  4. This will begin your call.

Making a Call from a Users Profile Photo

  1. From anywhere in Teams, hover over the profile picture/icon of the person you would like to call.
  2. Select Video call (video icon) or Audio call (phone icon) from their contact card.

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

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Article ID: 104218
Created
Fri 4/3/20 9:24 AM
Modified
Thu 8/19/21 8:20 AM