Favorite or follow a channel in Teams

Favorite or follow a channel in Teams

What used to be Favorite is now Show. When you join a new team, it's automatically shown in your teams list. If you know you're a member of a team but don't see it, scroll to the bottom of your teams list and select Hidden teams, find the team you're looking for select More options More options button > Show.

Hide a team or channel

If you don't want a team or channel to show in your teams list, hide it. Go to a team or channel name and select More options More options button > Hide. This is a great way to clean up your list and focus on the teams and channels you're active in.

You can also show channels from the hidden channels menu beneath the channels list of a team. Select More options More options button > Show.

Note: To help get you up and running, Teams automatically shows the five most popular channels in every new team you join.

Follow a channel

To follow a channel, go to the channel name and select More options More options button > Follow this channel.

You can catch up on all your followed channels in your Activity feed. Click Activity Activity button > Filter Filter button > Following.

What used to be Favorite is now Show. When you join a new team, it's automatically shown in your teams list. If you know you're a member of a team but don't see it, scroll to the bottom of your teams list and select See all teams.

Show a channel

Tap Teams Teams button and go to the bottom of the team list. Tap See all teams, then tap the team the channel is in and tap the circle next to the channels you want shown. To hide, tap the circle again to deselect it.

Note: To help get you up and running, Teams automatically shows the five most popular channels in every new team you join.

Follow a channel

Tap Teams Teams button and choose a channel. In the channel header, tap Follow Follow channel button and select Follow channel.

What used to be Favorite is now Show. When you join a new team, it's automatically shown in your teams list. If you know you're a member of a team but don't see it, scroll to the bottom of your teams list and select See all teams.

Show a channel

Tap Teams Teams button and go to the bottom of the team list. Tap All teams, then tap the team the channel is in and tap the circle next to the channel you want to show.

Note: To help get you up and running, Teams automatically shows the five most popular channels in every new team you join.

Follow a channel

For now, go to the desktop or web app to follow a channel.

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