Teams – you can now create new Teams based on Templates

You can now create new Teams based on template.

These templates will automatically create the new Teams with channels and apps associated with it.

You have 13 ‘out of the box’ Teams models available, covering needs from adoption to store management or service desk (you can get details about these templates here

You can also edit these template or create your own template.

You can access this new option from the Teams administration portal ( and then access the Teams\Teams templates blade

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There you can either edit an existing template by selecting the template and click Edit to add/remove channels or apps

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or use the Add to create your own template, either from an existing template, existing Teams or from scratch

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Then the templates will be available to your Teams user when they want to create a new Teams.

Benoit Hamet
Benoit Hamet
Benoit is working on Microsoft collaborative technologies He has been awarded as MVP for more than 12 years Currently MVP on Office 365 after being awarded on SharePoint (2011-2012) and Windows client & server (2002-2007) Speaker at various Microsoft events (TechDays, TechNet seminars) and Quest Software He works on on-premises (Active Directory, RADIUS/NPS, Exchange, Skype for Business, SharePoint, SQL, Terminal Server, Windows client and Windows Server) or online (Azure, Intune, Office 365, Exchange Online, SharePoint Online, Skype for Business Online, Teams) technologies