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Encouraging people to talk during Teams meetings

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Gfoskett
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We have recently starting having our daily team meetings ("huddles" in the Lean vocabulary) virtually. We all join the meeting via our laptops. One frustration a few people have mentioned is not knowing when they can say something. Is there a "beep" or "chime" that people can use to say "I want to speak now"? If there is not one in Teams, is there something external that people can use? There are other methods (raise your hand, say "question" and your name, leave enough space after each topic for feedback), but we wonder if there is a technological solution to this problem.

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Theres not! But the raise your hand feature is planned! See here:

https://microsoftteams.uservoice.com/forums/555103-public/suggestions/35262385-add-a-raise-your-hand...

For now, use the chat to communicate
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