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Microsoft Teams can use Azure AD groups to help in bulk adding members to a team.  The act of adding members to a team using the method below will COPY the membership of the group to the team,  it will not create a synchronized relationship between the team and the group.  Meaning if the Azure AD group membership changes, the team membership will not change.

Adding based on a User

In Teams, click the ellipsis next to the Team name and select "Add member"

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Pressing "Add" will add the selected user into the Team.

Adding based on a Dept group

In Teams, click the ellipsis next to the Team name and select "Add member"

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Pressing "Add" will now COPY all members of the dept group into the Team.

Adding based on a Class group

In Teams, click the ellipsis next to the Team name and select "Add member"

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PieceDescription
ClassSignifies this is a Class group
1201The first "1" is a Y2K fix signifying this is in the 21st century
"20" means this is for the fiscal year of 2020
The last "1" means this is part one of the academic year, so the Fall
AAAThe unit/OU
101Course number
M001Course Section
EnrollmentSignifies who the group contains. Some examples include: Enrollment, Instructor PI, and Instructor TA

Removing member added by Group

To remove the user from the team, they can be removed using the Microsoft Teams interface.

Remove someone from a team


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