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Create a new channel in Teams

To create a new channel, start in the team list. Find the team name and click More options More options button > Add channel. You can also click Manage team, and add a channel in the Channels tab.

You can create up to 200 channels over the life of a team. That number includes channels you create and later delete.

Team menu with Add channel selected

When you create a new channel, if you’re a team owner, you can automatically favorite this channel for the whole team, making it more visible for the whole team.

Option to automatically favorite channel

Tap Teams Teams button , go to the team name, and tap More options More options button > View channels. Then choose Add Add button in the header and enter a name and description.

You can create up to 200 channels over the life of a team. That number includes channels you create and later delete.

Tap Teams Teams button , go to the team name, and tap More options More options button > Manage channels. Then choose Add Add button and enter a name and description.

You can create up to 200 channels over the life of a team. That number includes channels you create and later delete.

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