Microsoft Teams: Help & Resources


This article serves as an introduction to Microsoft Team's capabilities and offerings. For more specific instruction on how to use teams for meetings, including remote classes, we have set up this separate Teams Meetings help guide.

What is a Team?

A Team is focused on chat, file, and content collaboration and includes:

  • Persistent chat with channels and independent group chats
  • SharePoint Document Library
  • Shared OneNote Notebook
  • SharePoint Team site
  • Planner (with multiple plans)
  • Teams client interface with channels, tabs, and apps
  • Integrated Skype-like functionality

Additionally, using Microsoft Teams, you can schedule Live Events to schedule and stream events, with presenters and panelists, to large online audiences of up to 10,000.

Microsoft Teams Quick Start: (Download PDF Version)

More Help Guides like this one:


Video 1: Getting Started 

Video 2: Welcome to Teams 

Video 3: Overview of Teams/Channels 

Video 4: Upload & Find Files 

More videos like these ones:

Microsoft Support Contact:

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MS Teams - Meeting Help Guide

Here's our MInes Help Center Teams Service:


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