Set duration on presence status in Teams

New Feature: Teams

From Microsoft Corporation

MC223792, Stay Informed, Published date: Oct 8, 2020
New feature, User impact

Users will soon be able to set a duration for their presence status in Microsoft Teams. 

This feature is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 68726.

When this will happen

We will begin the rollout at end of October and expect it to be complete by mid-November.How this will affect your organization

Your end users will be able to define how long they want a presence state to remain active. This Teams setting overrides other events like calendar meetings or calls.


Access the duration option and then select a time
   What you need to do to prepare

You might want to update your end user training or documentation.