Microsoft Teams information sessions

ICTS runs a number of Microsoft Team online sessions to help you get started with this powerful collaboration tool. These include:

  • Get started with Microsoft Teams
  • Manage meetings
  • Manage meeting resources after the meeting (recordings, notes, etc.)
  • Work with apps

If you're interested in any of these sessions, or have a query regarding ICT training, please contact the ICTS Training team by sending an email to icts-training@uct.ac.za.

If you have not set up Microsoft Teams as yet, you can do so by following these instructions.

Upcoming sessions

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Tuesday, 20 October 2020

Microsoft Teams: Tips and shortcuts

10:00 – 11:00

This sessions looks at how to

  • target people with @mentions
  • use the command bar to save time and easily navigate Teams
  • save and find messages
  • us the Teams app
  • send voice notes in Teams

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Thursday, 22 October 2020

Manage recordings in Microsoft Stream

10:00 – 11:00

Microsoft Stream works seamlessly with Microsoft Office applications. In this session we'll show you how to

  • upload recordings to Stream
  • create/join channels
  • edit recording transcripts
  • add forms to recordings to add interactivity

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Tuesday, 27 October 2020

Manage tasks with Microsoft To Do

10:00 – 11:00

See how you can effectively manage incoming tasks using Microsoft latest producitivity tools:

  • Microsoft To Do overview, how to use it and sub tasks
  • Microsoft Planner overview
  • Use Microsoft Planner and Microsoft To Do to organise your work list
  • Benefit from the My Day feature

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Tuesday, 3 November 2020

PowerPoint on steroids

10:00 – 11:00

Gone are the days of death by PowerPoint. This session will show you just how much #PowerPointRocks. Learn more about how to

  • use PowerPoint Design Ideas
  • set up recordings
  • incorporate Microsoft Forms
  • navigate PowerPoint online
    • present live
    • rehearse with a coach
  • work effectively using tips and tricks

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