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Explore Microsoft Teams best practices, tips and training.
Schedule online meetings with high quality audio and video ahead of time or start one instantly. People inside and outside of your company can join from anywhere.
Chats and files shared before, during, and after meetings are always available, so people can refer to them at any time.
With free cloud storage included, shared files are always available across your devices, so it’s easy to work together in real time or on your own time.
Collaborate without worry knowing your sensitive information is protected with data encryption at rest and in transit.
Microsoft Teams is designed for everyone. Get started for free, get more with Teams Essentials, or get Teams as part of Microsoft 365.
1:1 meetings up to 30 hours
Everything in the free version, plus:
Everything listed in Microsoft Teams Essentials, plus:
Everything listed in Microsoft 365 Business Basic, plus:
Yes! The free version of Teams includes the following:
Meet for up to 60 minutes in the free version of Microsoft Teams.
Up to 100 people can join a meeting in the free version of Microsoft Teams.
Several Teams features are only available with a paid Microsoft 365 plan. Depending on the paid plan, features may include:
Anyone with any corporate or consumer email address can sign up for Teams today. People who don’t already have a paid Microsoft 365 commercial subscription will have access to the free version of Teams. If a user at an existing Microsoft 365 commercial customer tries to sign up for free, they will be routed into the managed Teams experience for their organization. If the user doesn’t yet have a license for Teams as part of their organization’s Microsoft 365 plan, they will be routed to the Microsoft Teams Exploratory experience for free until next agreement anniversary or renewal on or after January 2021. Learn more about Microsoft Teams Exploratory experience.
1. Cancellation policies vary based on your status as a new customer, product, and domain selections on Microsoft. Learn more. Cancel your Microsoft 365 subscription any time by going to the Microsoft 365 admin center. When a subscription is canceled, all associated data will be deleted. Learn more about data retention, deletion, and destruction in Microsoft 365.
2. After your one-month free trial, you will be charged the applicable subscription fee. Credit card required. Cancel any time to stop future charges.
3. This plan works with Office 2021, Office 2019, Office 2016, and Office 2013. Previous versions of Office, such as Office 2010, may work with Microsoft 365 with reduced functionality. This compatibility with Office does not include the Office 365 F3 plans.