Microsoft Teams: Windows 10 native notifications in Teams

New Feature: Teams

From Microsoft Corporation

MC227096, Stay Informed, Published date: Nov 19, 2020
New feature, User impact

With this update, your users will be able to choose their preferred means of Teams notifications delivery, either via the Teams built-in notification system or via their native OS notification system.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap IDs 66742.

When this will happen

  • Windows 10 native notifications will roll out in mid-December

How this will affect your organization

Native notification

Should your users wish to change notifications of Teams messages from the Teams app to the native Windows OS notification system, they can do so in the Teams Notifications settings:

What you need to do to prepare

This setting is respected across all Windows desktop clients (supported versions) that a user is logged into.