Start Chats

​Start Chats And Make Calls

With chat, you can have private one-on-one or group conversations that are not in the public team channel. And with calls, you can make calls or check your history or voicemail.

View a chat

Select Chat and select a one-on-one or group chat from the chat list

Start a chat

1. Select New chat
2. Type the name of the person or people you want to contact
3. Select the down arrow to add a name to your chat group

Make video and audio calls from a chat

Select Video call Select to start a video call.or Audio call Select to start an audio call someone directly from a chat

Use Recent and Favorites

On the left side of the app, you'll see your Recent conversations as well as your Favorites.

• Hover over a conversation, select the three dots, and then select Favorite to keep your chat in your Favorites list.

Make calls and view history or voicemail

• Select Calls > Dial a number, and enter a phone number. When you're ready, select Call to start the call.

• Select Calls > History to see your call history.
• Select Calls > Voicemail to check your voicemail.
• If you don't have Calls, select Activity to see any missed calls and voicemail.

  Click here to view Microsoft video on starting chats and making calls