With Microsoft Teams on your PC, Mac or mobile device, you can:

  • Pull together a team.
  • Use chat instead of email.
  • Securely edit files at the same time.
  • See likes, @mentions and replies with just a single tap.
  • Customize it by adding notes, web sites and apps.


Sign In and Get Started with Teams

Sign In to Teams

  1. Start Teams.

    • In Windows, click Start Start button > Microsoft Teams.

    • On Mac, go to the Applications folder and click Microsoft Teams.

    • On mobile, tap the Teams icon.

  2. Sign in with your Microsoft 365 username and password.

Pick a Team and Channel

team is a collection of people, conversations, files, and tools — all in one place. A channel is a discussion in a team, dedicated to a department, project or topic.

The best way to get familiar with teams and channels is to pick a team and channel and start exploring!

  1. Select Teams Teams button on the left side of the app and then pick a team.

  2. Select a channel and explore the ConversationsFiles and other tabs.