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Added Contacts to Teams not showing in Outlook

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Marcy Harris (SDM)
Microsoft

I have been adding contacts to Teams and just now realized that those contacts are not getting synced over to my Exchange Online contact list. Is this a bug or a feature they did not think to add as a critical part of the product?

2 Replies
Hi,

This is actually default behavior. If you do it the other way around - add them to Outlook then they get added to Teams but not if you create them in Teams.

There are several uservoices open for them on the Teams Uservoice, one being

https://microsoftteams.uservoice.com/forums/555103-public/suggestions/37118167-teams-contact-sync-wi...

Would recommend you vote for them to push them up the agenda. Its pretty fundamental to get completely unified contacts between Teams and Outlook.

Hope that answers your question!

Best, Chris

Wow I think that is a big miss! @Christopher Hoard 

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