Manage ownership of a team using Microsoft Teams

In Microsoft Teams at IU, to transfer ownership of a team you own to another person:

  1. Open the team in Microsoft Teams.
  2. Click More options (three dots) to the right of the team's name or at the upper right of the team's tile, and then select Manage team.
  3. Do one of the following:
    • To promote a current team member to owner:
      1. Next to "Members and guests", click the arrow to expand the list of team members.
      2. Next to the person you want to promote, in the "Role" column, click the arrow and select Owner.
    • To add a new person as an owner:
      1. Click Add member.
      2. In the "Add members" dialog box, start typing the username of the person you want to add to the team.
      3. Select the name of the person you want to add from the list of suggestions, and then click Add.
      4. Next to the new member's name, in the "Role" column, click the arrow and select Owner.
      5. Click Close.
  4. To remove yourself as an owner of a team, do one of the following:
    • To change yourself to a member of the team:
      1. Click More options (three dots) to the right of the team's name or in the upper right of the team's tile, and then select Manage team. The list of team members will display.
      2. Next to your name in the list of members, in the "Role" column, click the arrow and select Member.
    • To remove yourself from the team entirely:
      1. Click More options (three dots) to the right of the team's name or in the upper right of the team's tile, and then select Leave the team.
      2. In the pop-up window that appears, click Leave the team to confirm that you will no longer be a member of the team.

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Last modified on 2020-11-19 12:45:32.