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Categories: Teams

June 9, 2020

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Contextual search (Ctrl F) is coming to Teams

From Microsoft Corporation

MC213822, Stay Informed, Published date: May 20, 2020

Teams users will soon be able to search within a specific chat or channel in both the desktop and web Teams clients.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 64017.

When this will happen

We will begin rolling this out in late June, and the rollout will be complete in mid-July.How this will affect your organization:

Currently, Teams users are unable to search within a particular chat or channel. With this new Contextual search experience, users will be able to search within a specific chat or a channel by pressing Ctrl+F (Windows) or Cmd+F (Mac).

Search in teams results

Once initiated, the search query and results will be limited to the focused chat or channel.
What you need to do to prepare:

Once this is available in your tenant, you might consider informing your users of the new feature. You might also consider updating your end user training and documentation.

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