Microsoft Groups Telephone makes on-the-go simpler

Hello, I’m Pete Daderko, Director of Product Advertising for Microsoft Groups Telephone. Such as you, I’m in search of sensible methods to make life a little bit simpler, which is why I’m frequently impressed with all of the options Groups Telephone presents. My job includes evangelizing these options and assist others transfer extra easily via the day. So I made a decision to unfold the phrase, one Groups Telephone characteristic (and interview) at a time.


Be part of me as we set out on our “I didn’t know Groups Telephone did that” journey.


Let’s speak Groups Telephone

You’re busy. You might have conferences to take, calls to make, and children to shuttle. I do know, as a result of I’m proper there with you. And, to make issues just a bit bit simpler, I take advantage of A LOT of the Groups Telephone options designed particularly for fast-paced, on-the-go environments which can be helpful to professionals and oldsters, alike.


Contemplate this your information to helpful Groups Telephone options that gives new discoveries for some, and useful reminders for others.


Transcription is an on-the-go characteristic that has been a lifesaver for me. Generally I’d prefer to take notes throughout a name, however I’m both within the automobile or away from my laptop computer. I discover it useful to protect the dialogue utilizing Groups’ transcription performance – whether or not via calls or conferences. It helps me seize and discover essential particulars by remodeling my audio calls right into a transcript that’s searchable and preserves context.


Moreover, I’ve had a number of work journeys in latest months. I can’t press pause on work simply because I’m on the transfer, so whereas on a name on the airport or in the midst of a convention conference middle, the transcription perform ensures I can proceed to comply with alongside. Stay transcription additionally makes calls extra productive and inclusive for hearing-impaired members, or those that have totally different ranges of language proficiency.


Excited by attempting dwell transcription throughout your subsequent name? It’s simpler than you assume.

Choose Extra actions in assembly controls …

Choose Begin transcription. That’s it.

Start a live transcription of your Teams Meeting or CallBegin a dwell transcription of your Groups Assembly or Name


Talking of mobility, once I’m on name on my laptop computer and have to drive into the workplace, I don’t have to hold up. I seamlessly switch the decision to my cell system and stroll out the door. Now my work calls can go together with me, ensuring I’m on time for each physician appointment and every alternative to choose up my children.


This additionally applies to work-from-home eventualities. Like a lot of you, in a pinch, I’ve wanted to fold a pile of laundry throughout a piece name, so I can personally attest to the practicality of this characteristic. I merely switch the decision to my cell system, and I’m not tethered to my desk. Once I’m completed, endpoint switch permits me to maneuver the decision from my cell system again to my laptop computer with none interruption in name service or high quality. It’s mobility on my phrases.


Give it a attempt throughout your subsequent name. Whilst you’re in a gathering on one system, open Groups on the system you need to switch the assembly to.

From the brand new system, choose Be part of.

Then, choose Switch to this system.

Transfer a Teams Meeting or Call to another deviceSwitch a Groups Assembly or Name to a different system


Thanks for becoming a member of me for the primary installment of “I didn’t know Groups Telephone did that.” Be part of me subsequent time to study extra options that, I hope, will likely be as useful for you as they’ve been for me. Till then, name me.

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