Creating a Team

On the smartphone app Teams  tab, tap the Create Team  icon. The Create New Team screen is displayed.



If you have a company account, you can select the visibility of your team to be a private team and whether or not you want to allow external users to be able to request to join your team.

Note: Your Enterprise Administrator for your company may have setup Application Roles or Mobile Device Management used to limit the features or channels of the Messaging Platform. Some features or channels for Messenger may not be available.

Enter information such as Team Name and Purpose.

To start using a team, add members, and create rooms. Communicate with team members using direct messages, room messages, and comments.

On Desktop for Web or the Desktop App, click   TEAMS on the lefthand navigation pane, and then click the Create Team  icon or click New team.


The Create New Team Dialog page is displayed.


On the Create new team page, enter information such as  team name, description, select your team visibility as company or private, and then add team members.

For more information on team settings, see Managing a Team.

For more information on team membership, see About Team Membership.